Guest Bloggers


How to Let Go of an Employee

By Allan Labos | Updated: 06/13/2013 12:45:00 PM
As an owner, there will come a time when you have to let an employee go. In this blog, Akari's Allan Labos offers some serious strategies for ensuring its a smooth transition.
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Encouraging Good Reviews

By Paul Tate | Updated: 06/13/2013 12:13:00 PM
Shortcuts' Paul Tate offers some strategies for encouraging clients to post positive online reviews.
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Teach Your Front Desk to Open the Sale

By Kristi Valenzuela | Updated: 06/13/2013 11:00:00 AM
The Front Desk Doctor Kristi Valenzuela offers some quick tips to help your front desk team plant the seed on your latest salon promotion.
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How to Craft a Salon Newsletter

By Allan Labos | Updated: 05/31/2013 10:15:00 AM
Akari's Allan Labos shows you why a salon newsletter is the most cost-effective way to involve clients in future sales, then offers some tips for getting started.
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How to Handle a Bad Online Review

By Paul Tate | Updated: 05/29/2013 10:43:00 AM
Shortcuts' Paul Tate offers some excellent tips for handling a bad online review.
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Converting Fans to Clients

By Valorie Reavis | Updated: 05/15/2013 10:48:00 AM
No matter what clients are considering‘buying or trying’ – a new color technique or the latest cosmeceutical brand –they go through a journey before they making the leap. This journey has long been documented by marketing experts.
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