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Get Your Salon in (Financial) Shape

August 25, 2009  | Blog Post

Deborah Evans, a spa consultant and principal of Deborah Evans & Associates, recently taught a “financial bootcamp” at a spa summit. The session sponsor, Universal Companies, e-mailed me some of the bootcamp’s takeaway lessons, most of

Keywords: Business  

PBA and NCA Agree to Proposed Merger

August 10, 2009  | Blog Post

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and the National Cosmetology Association (NCA) just announced the two organizations have signed an agreement to effect a proposed merger. The merger will combine the best practices and leverage the complementary

Keywords: Business   tradeshows  

Performance Through Consistency Control

August 10, 2009  | Video

Doug Schoon discusses preventing service breakdown in the salon.

Keywords: Business   Doug Schoon   lifting  

Good Things Come in Pretty Packages

August 7, 2009  | Blog Post

Remember those goodie bags you got as a kid, as a thank you for attending a classmate's birthday party? Well, I just got a cute one as a thank you for my first visit to Indulgence

Keywords: Business  

Booth Rental Made Easy

August 1, 2009  | Article

There is pretty much no such thing as an independent contractor in the beauty industry.

Keywords: booth rental   Business   commissions   independent contractors   Ken Cassidy  

More Ways to Stretch a Buck

July 24, 2009  | Blog Post

Recently, in NAILS’ business section, we’ve been sharing tips from salon owners on how to make a dollar go further at the salon. Reneé Borowy, owner of VIP Salon & Spa in Riverview, Mich., is in

Keywords: Business  

California Licensing Scam Warning

July 6, 2009  | Blog Post

I just received an e-mail with the following message and wanted to share it with you all immediately.  The California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology (Cal-BBC) has posted a warning on their website, of a scam

Keywords: Business   Hannah Lee   legislation   salon safety  

Premiere Orlando 2009

June 29, 2009  | Blog Post

Earlier this month, I went to the Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event; this is the first time I’ve attended this show, and I felt an energy and excitement there that I haven’t felt at any of the other beauty shows I’ve been to. I’m sharing some of my pictures here.

Keywords: Business   On The Road   products   tradeshows  

On My Mind: Nail Art Is NOT Dead

June 10, 2009  | Blog Post

NAILS ran an article in 2001 asking “Is Nail Art Dead?” At the time, nail art seemed to be on the wane and the percentage of salons offering nail art and airbrushing had dropped several points

Keywords: Business   Hannah Lee   nail art   On My Mind   salon services  

Let Them Eat Gluten-Free Organic Cake

June 3, 2009  | Blog Post

While the economy is limping along — with many sectors shrinking and others just holding their own — one area is actually growing: retail health and wellness products. According to the Natural Marketing Institute, retail sales of

Keywords: Business  

Courtesy Counts

May 6, 2009  | Blog Post

I went to a new dentist the other day and pretty much fell in love with everyone there. Not only was the office immaculate (a top priority in both a dental office and a salon), the

Keywords: Business  

What Price Beauty?

April 29, 2009  | Blog Post

Makeup, highlights, waxing, and, of course, mani/pedis, don’t come cheap. In fact, Newsweek estimates today’s beauty-conscious woman will pay $449,127 for “cosmetic maintenance” over the course of a lifetime.  And how much of that $449,127 goes

Keywords: Business  

Free Tele-Class: Learn to Thrive in Any Economy

April 7, 2009  | Blog Post

It will cost you no more than an hour of your time to participate in a free tele-class being offered by Milady in June. Called “Creating Wealth in a Down Economy,” the class is facilitated by

Keywords: Business  

Recession Tips: Add-on retail

April 3, 2009  | Blog Post

One good thing about the recession is it’s forcing businesses to come up with smarter and more creative ways of better servicing customers. On that note, I recently learned of a salon owner who uses clever

Keywords: Business  

Newsletters Keep the Conversation Going

March 30, 2009  | Blog Post

The reason newsletters are a great marketing tool, says Dar Reiss-Depp, the president of RD Management (which distributes Thalgo products in the U.S.), is that instead of soliciting random consumers, you’re reaching out and talking to

Keywords: Business  

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