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You’re A Solo Artist But You Never Have To Be Alone

Going into business for yourself in a salon suite for the first time is an exciting step in a professional beauty career. It can also be a little scary to think about working alone, without a boss or manager to turn to for help. But guess what? You really aren’t alone!

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Landmark CA Legislation Defines "Independent Contractor"

AB 5 does provide relief for establishment owners that both work as stylists themselves as well as rent booth space.

 Sola Salon Studios Opens 450th Location

This Kansas location (Town Center Plaza, 5065 W. 117th St., Leawood, Kansas) represents the 450th overall Sola location, the 447th in the United States, and is the 7th location owned by the same franchise group.

#MomBoss: How These Stylists Balance a Beauty Career, Entrepreneurship and Motherhood

As we approach the weekend and the annual celebration of Moms, everywhere, Sola Salon Studios talks to some of their artist-entrepreneurs and asks them how they balance work life and mom life.

Sola Salon Sessions San Diego: Get a Taste of the Suite Life, Join Pulp Riot, Paul Mitchell and More

Sola Salon Studios is gearing up for their first 2019 Sola Sessions education and inspirational event.

STYLIST SPOTLIGHT: Erica Keelen's Hair Love

Erica Keelen doesn't do things by halves.  This artist, lady boss, and competition coach is building on the traditional salon model with passion and drive.  Here's a peek at her journey.

Phenix Rising: An Interview with Gina Rivera, Founder of Phenix Salon Suites

Gina Rivera founded Phenix Salon Suites which is rapidly approaching 300 national locations with plans for international expansion to China.

Sola Franchise Acquires California Locations

Sola Franchise LLC,  a leading salon studios concept, announced that it has acquired a portfolio encompassing 11 franchise locations in Orange County, CA.

Sola Salon Suites Sees Success and Expansion in the Future

After announcing that investment groups had made a significant investment in Sola Salon Suites, we spoke with leadership there to learn more about what that would mean for the Sola community.

Solo Artists, Booth Renters, Independent Contractors, Change Is Coming in CA

"...the vast majority of booth rental salons as currently constituted in California are now in legal jeopardy."