Topic : working with schools

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Educating the Next Generation

March 1, 2014  | Article

Veteran nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar wears many hats. The owner of Maisie Dunbar Spa Lounge in Silver Spring, Md., Dunbar recently accepted an additional role: an advisory board committee member for Montgomery County Public Schools’ cosmetology and nail tech programs.

Keywords: Maisie Dunbar   working with schools  

Who Are You Going to Call? A Manufacturer’s Educator

August 19, 2013  | Article

A nail instructor advises on when and why to bring a company representative into your classroom.

Keywords: manufacturers educators   working with schools  

From School to Salon: PBA to Host Employment Webinar

July 30, 2013  | Article

This free online forum takes place on Monday, Aug. 26 at 12 p.m. Eastern.

Keywords: Professional Beauty Association   working with schools  

Tricks of the Trade: Student Wins Day of Mentorship with CND

December 22, 2012  | Article

Mentoring a new nail tech can be a rewarding experience for both the mentor and the mentee. After winning a Beauty Changes Lives student competition, Marinello Schools of Beauty student Cheyanne Birchall was awarded a day of mentorship with CND co-founder Jan Arnold. Here, they both share their experiences attending Beauty Buzz 2012 in Detroit and inspiring each other.

Keywords: CND   cosmetology schools   Jan Arnold   mentoring   scholarships  

Pay it Forward with Dollars for Donations

March 16, 2011  | News

The American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) has created an easy way for salon, spa, and other beauty professionals to give back to the beauty industry.

Keywords: American Association of Cosmetology Schools   charity   working with schools  

Does Beauty School Prepare You For Your Job?

February 1, 2007  | Article

We’ve asked a recent graduate, a school founder, and a salon owner who hires newly graduated techs about how well beauty school prepares you for the “real world.”

Keywords: cosmetology schools   finding a job   job choices   The Nail Lounge   working with schools  

Schools That Rock

October 1, 2005  | Article

Since we’re focusing on education in this month’s issue, we thought it fitting to spotlight schools that are providing their nail students with topnotch education. Offering business classes, advanced education, and resources such as job placement after graduation are some of the ways they’re helping turn out nail techs better suited for the real world of nails.

Keywords: cosmetology schools   school profiles   schools   working with schools  

WANTED: A Few Good Techs (Ideas on Attracting New Talent)

June 1, 2000  | Article

Finding (and keeping) hard-working qualified nail technicians is one of the most pressing issues facing the beauty industry today. When the nail business is at an all-time high, we find ourselves asking what factors are contributing to this industry dilemma. It is time for us to stop asking, “Why?” and start asking, “What can we do to solve this problem?”

Keywords: employee issues   hiring nail technicians   recruiting   working with schools  

A Salon Owners' Roundtable

October 1, 1996  | Article

It’s not always easy to network with other salon owners, since all of us are so busy, and many of us keep our business dealings “close to the vest.”

Keywords: Australia   international   networking   Paula Gilmore   service pricing  

Star Search In The Schools

January 1, 1996  | Article

To keep new talent flowing into your salon you need to create a strong working relationship with the nail education director at your local cosmetology school.

Keywords: cosmetology schools   finding/retaining staff   Paula Gilmore   recruiting   working with schools  

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