By Carlos Valenzuela | Updated: 08/16/2013 10:44:00 AM
Salon professionals will leave the industry due to lack of income, yes. But, I wonder, was there was a bit of magical thinking prior to hitting bottom? Here, a few reality checks I offer beauty schools, assuming you want to succeed
By Carlos Valenzuela | Updated: 08/08/2013 10:27:00 AM
Hairstylists lie. It's in the job description.
I fudge the truth because it is often an insult. Truth has no concern nor does anything for a client’s comfort.
By Carlos Valenzuela | Updated: 07/19/2013 1:00:00 AM
Growing up, I was never cool. Maybe not uncool, but I didn’t look anything like the collective consciousness of the time called "cool." Nope, I was just average, nothing extraordinary. And, what a gift average turned out to be.
By Carlos Valenzuela | Updated: 07/01/2013 12:39:00 PM
My take is that waking up pretty is more about sticking to your goals and not confusing luck with getting to that desirable place in life. That great marriage, job, or body? It all comes from sincere effort.
By Carlos Valenzuela | Updated: 06/13/2013 1:03:00 PM
Recently, I had the opportunity to chat with salon professionals on the subject of team playing. Teamwork is a tired subject, I know. But, are you doing it? I love this quote: “ You may have thought about it first, but I went ahead and really did it.”