SALON LIFE: BUSINESS
by By Alex Khan, Snapchat alexkhan1
Many of you are asking me why I am focusing on Snapchat lately.
Salon surveys can reveal a wealth of important information about your business.
Britt Seva, author and founder of Flourish Salon and Spa Business Development.
Have you ever thought to yourself, "I wonder why that client I loved so much left?" Or, "Why the heck don't my clients ever buy retail"?
The latest social media platform delivers live peer education, amazing networking opportunities and a new wave of must-watch educators and stylists.
Just when we thought we couldn't afford to spend one more minute on social media, Periscope hit the Internet by storm.
Guard your online identity.
Catfishing is an online term for someone who pretends to be somebody else online. On dating sites, scammers make millions of dollars on catfish schemes by luring vulnerable people into their web of lies.
On social media, what you post and how you interact with others can dramatically improve or damage your career.
For many users, social media is perceived as a virtual world where good behavior is optional. Where should you draw the line? Here are five things that you should never do or tolerate on any social media platform.
Heads up Stylists! New salon brings a new category to the industry.
LA trailblazer opens color only salon specializing in base color services.
Owner Micki Stirsman reveals how Salon 01 grew from a modest 1,400- square-foot salon to a supersized, 15,000- square-foot enterprise.
With all of the time, expense, emotional investment and perseverance that are required to operate a successful salon, being a longtime, indie owner is an industry anomaly.
Known as the premier salon for education, environment and culture in the San Fernando Valley, Butterfly Loft Salon ● Spa has created a new paradigm for booth rental salons and salon suites.
Vibrant. Passionate. Progressive. These are only three of the many dynamic adjectives that describe Butterfly Loft Salon ● Spa, which now occupies over 10,000 square feet of space on Ventura Boulevard, the sweet spot for upscale businesses in Encino, California.
by Valorie Reavis, Founder of Linkup Marketing and Shout Lounge
One-liners may get a comedian a few laughs, but for your salon...not so much.
How many times have you written a testimonial for your clients and then simply had them approve it? Wait...don't answer that.
Use Instagram to attract new clients to your salon.
This color work by Toni Rose Larson had a total social media reach of 500,000 users, created relationships with publications and manufacturers and attracted 12 high-ticket, fashion-color clients to her salon!
Martin Hillier, the International Artistic Director for Senscience, celebrates a milestone 40th year anniversary in the industry
Irvin Brown and Russ Felker join SureTint Technologies
Saurabh Nayyar was appointed new Chief Financial Officer
A recap of some of the highlights from the recent PBA show
Sam Robinson joins Sam Villa as Chief Value Officer
Marta Rubinstein-Harmon joins Macadamia
Redken fondly remembers Paula Kent Meehan, co-founder of Redken
Geneva Cowen joins Sam Villa
Chad Parker Law joins Neuma as director of education
A new e-commerce website will begin selling non-diverted, pro-beauty products to consumers.
With the radical shift in how consumers buy products, it was bound to happen.
Stephane Legros joins Sam Villa
Andreas Zafiriadis and Dina Elliot join SureTint Technologies Board of Directors
Congrats! NovaLash celebrates 10 years in business
Luxury Brand Partners appoints Reuben Carranza to its senior team
Hair talents David Boyd and Rafael Bertelli join Sam Villa
Macadamia Beauty names editorial/celebrity hairstylist Giannandrea brand ambassador
Beauty Media Network wraps up its Salon Tour at Atlanta's Oh! My Nappy Hair & Purple Door salons
Millennium by Harms changes its name to reflect company growth
Los Angeles-based glamour gals can shop for beauty necessities at Beth's Beauty Bus, which makes stops in the Los Angeles area.
Celebrity hairstylist George Papanikolas joins the Matrix team.