Click, click! We know your manicured fingertips are always snapping pics, so why not put those selfies and creative shots to good use? We’re fans of the power of storytelling, so you better believe we’re taking advantage of the new Facebook app update.
Facebook just rolled out a new smartphone app feature that allows you to upload pictures in real time. Sure, this feature has been around for years, but the unique thing about this update is that it lets you upload stories, which is different than uploading pictures to albums.
How tech-savvy would you consider yourself and your salon or spa operation? Are you missing opportunities to increase the bottom line, because you’re behind the curve on the adoption of new technology.
The art of taking care of oneself has made its way into the daily routine for many men in the United States. From hair gel to pre-shaving oil to eye wrinkle cream, many new products for the care and maintenance of a man’s appearance have been making their way from the retail shelf to the medicine cabinet of men across the globe. And, many more men are crossing the threshold of upscale barbershops and salons to sample both salon and spa services.
For the well-heeled clients at Greenspring Rejuvenation Spa in Tucson, Arizona, a complimentary, youthful eye treatment proves the perfect incentive for purchasing the spa’s Luksus Ultra Eyelash Conditioner. Lead esthetician Regina Chu provides the details.
Where do you turn when you’re facing a management hurdle, striving to reach the next level of business success or wavering in leadership of your team. Most salon and spa owners tackle the big business decisions alone, but in business, as in life, you need a mentor and advisor who will show you where your business is going wrong and can point out those opportunities that can help you grow. That’s the role of a salon or spa coach or consultant.
As a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, Brene Brown, Ph.D., has spent the past decade studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness and shame. Her 2010 TED talk on the power of vulnerability is one of the most watched talks on TED.com, with more than 15 million views.
Best-selling author, researcher and speaker Marcus Buckingham has made a career of studying what makes world-class managers tick, and sharing his findings with the world. His books and workshops focus on helping businesses discover the untapped potential of their workforce by focusing on people’s unique personal strengths.