By Karie Bennett | Updated: 06/17/2011 11:01:00 AM
As any small business owner will agree, the changes that our economy has been through in the past few years have been challenging at best. Tightening our entrepreneurial belts has been an unfortunate fact of business life in order to weather the downturn. Some say things are turning around and we're on our way back up. Did we learn anything from the experience? Was there a silver lining?
By Karie Bennett | Updated: 04/10/2011 4:52:51 PM
As part of her ongoing blog series, Owner's Forum, Karie Bennett, owner of Atelier Salon Spa in San Jose, tackles a reader's question about difficult clients:
By Karie Bennett | Updated: 12/21/2010 12:20:38 AM
As part of the ongoing blog series, Owner's Forum, Karie Bennett, owner of San Jose's Atelier Salon Spa share her thoughts and plans on creating a holiday celebration for her staff:
By Karie Bennett | Updated: 10/04/2010 12:33:49 PM
Dusting retail shelves, folding towels, sweeping the floor—all those thankless daily salon tasks that must be performed but ones that no one wants to do. In this installment of Owners' Forum a reader asks how we get these accomplished at Atelier. I share my story, then turn the tables and invite you to share your own suggestion.