See how colorist Kristin Grip is using her Instagram platform to share side-by-side comparisons of filtered images and unfiltered images, in an effort to educate clients and the industry about the realities of today's hair inspo photos.
Same hair, two different ways of capturing. For years, Hannah Menor, a San Diego-based colorist and stylist, exclusively used her iPhone to capture images of clients for posting on her @hannahdisconnected Instagram page. Then she got a Canon camera--see the difference between the two!
You worry that raising your prices might cause strain on your clients. They may even leave. But as a businessperson, you really can’t afford not to raise your prices. Here are some smart strategies on how to raise your prices right.
This year, make yourself a priority.
Living and working with intention is taking a step back to really take the time to see where we are at and where we want to be. Read through one stylist's suggestions for being thoughtful and responsive in her life and her career.
The beauty industry comes in contact with a form of human trafficking known as sex trafficking and in Ohio, it has become so common that stylists are required to take a course on human trafficking in order to keep their license. Learn how you can help identify the signs and possibly save a life.
Recently, at a salon happy hour, I shared a bottle of wine with a group of receptions. You know I wanted to get the skinny on the challenge of balancing both clients and salon professionals. I started by asking them what their pet peeves were...
It's no surprise that influencer marketing is marketing's biggest tool today. It's also one of the most exciting, fastest growing—and changing—areas for salon careers or professional development. Here's how to position yourself for Instagram success.
Goldwell's Cory Couts has spent his adult life in the professional salon industry. Now, as Global President KAO, Salon Division, he can view the industry from an international perspective. Here he shares his insight about the challenges faced globally.
Win a new client's repeat business with excellent service and the “something extra” that distinguishes your salon from a million others.
Having had the opportunity to work with many salons around the world for many years, Pat Parenty offers insights into retailing success.