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How To Create A Salon Disinfection Checklist

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Bigger Isn't Always Better

Nail polish can sometimes go to waste if the entire bottle isn't utilized in time. However, Cosmopolitan, in its March 2012 issue, has a solution to this problem. 

The Pricing Problem

Part art, part science, pricing your services is one of the most important and delicate tasks you’ll undertake in the salon. And no two salon owners approach it quite the same. We asked readers: How do you decide how much to charge for a particular service?

On My Mind: What Is Your Stimulus Package?

It might be time to offer a short term "stimulus package" to keep your clients' business in this uncertain economy.

On My Mind: Seeing Green

Are you a conscious salon?

On My Mind: Are Nail Services Endangered Treatments?

Nail salon techs need to be flexible and stay positive in order to survive in today's economic climate.

Boosting Morale In A Sagging Economy

The news is reporting layoffs, bailouts, and an unstable world market.  Clients are murmuring about tight budgets and personal cutbacks.  With the air heavy with dread, nail techs should focus on their psyche and their systems.

Are You Really Ready to Open Your Own Salon?

If you think salon ownership is easy, take this quiz before you make the leap.

Bank Turn You Down for a Loan? Try On Deck Capital

On Deck Capital awards loans based upon business performance and cash flow, instead of relying solely on the personal credit history of the business owner.

The 7% Solution

When choosing professional products to use in your services, the product cost for each service should amount to approximately 7% of the service price.