Just as your staff members need technical education and creative inspiration to keep on the cutting edge, so do you and your management team. Designed to help salon and spa leaders keep up in an ever-changing world, Serious Business 2010 is business forum that promises to inspire and challenge thinking—in business and in life. The theme for this year’s event, which is organized by Neill Corporation, is Soundbyte Wisdom: 4 a world moving@warp speed. The event, which combines main-stage presentations and breakout sessions, will feature industry leaders and experts on the social media phenomenon, including Daniel Pink, author of A Whole New Mind; Bruce Tulgan, author of Not Everyone Gets A Trophy; Rob Seifker, of zappos.com; and Sylvia Lafair, Ph.D., author of Don’t Bring it to Work.
Serious Business will be held January 24-26 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans. Tickets are $300 if purchased by October 31, and $350 after. For more information, visit seriousbusiness.net or call 800-333-0100.