Coping With Serious Illness: A Balancing Act in the Salon
December 19, 2014
When nail tech Erin Snyder Dixon found herself in a long battle with a life-threatening disease, she knew she had to make changes so she could continue...
August 20, 2014
What is it? Do you have it? Why does it matter in the salon?
Personal Disability Insurance: Ask the Right Questions
July 25, 2014
Your ability to generate an income is precious. Personal disability insurance can help you retain that ability even if you’re sidelined by injury...
Funding Your Salon
May 15, 2014
Before the ribbon cutting, before the first appointment is booked, and before the lights get turned on, you’ve got to find the financial muscle to...
Is Ours a Risky Business?
April 16, 2014
After almost three decades, a rare diagnosis prompts one nail tech to ask the question, “Is this related to my work?” In an effort to shed...
Quiz: Should You Stay or Should You Go?
December 21, 2013
Things aren’t ideal at your current salon. Should you stick it out or pack your sculpting brushes and make a clean break? Take our purely...
Sanitation Checklist: What to Do When…
October 16, 2013
In a perfect world we would be able to press a “self-clean” button whenever needed.
Nail Down Habits to Beat Work-Related Stress
February 28, 2013
Though it’s no laughing matter, when you are ready to pull your hair out and run screaming from the salon, it’s time to rethink your...
How Do You Rate?
August 29, 2012
Salon owners have more control of their online reputations than you might think. Up the interaction on consumer review sites to...
Natural, Organic, Cruelty-Free — What Does It All Mean?
August 1, 2012
Navigating the myriad of claims in the cosmetic world may leave you wondering what these terms mean and who sets the standard. You’ll find...