SALON TODAY is always scouring the world of salon business to find effective techniques and innovative methods for salon growth. Latest on our reading list are the insightful articles featured on Neill-TSP’s website. Below are five articles that particularly caught our eye, with inventive ideas from salon owners on how to deliver the best client experience and valuable tips from industry leaders on advancing your career.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA), owner of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), is proud to announce the opening of the 2016 entry process. Starting Thursday, Nov. 5, licensed professionals from hair, barber, nails, and makeup from the U.S., Canada and Mexico can enter the prestigious photographic competition. Entries are accepted online only and must be submitted by 11:00pm EST (8:00pm PST) February 11, 2016.
Calling all American hair cutters! Let’s own Small Business Saturday.
A few years back American Express launched Small Business Saturday as a campaign to promote shopping small, supporting your local small businesses. The call to action for consumers was to choose, in addition to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, to create a campaign of support for Saturday shopping local.
I have been a proponent of Small Business Saturday from the start. I have called it out on social media. I have offered specials to support my business on that day.
Hot off the streets of this year's New York Fashion Week, International Redken artist Brayden Pelletier is sharing his runway secrets at Club Intrigue this coming Monday. While the event, which will be held at the Bob Steele Salon in Atlanta, is sold out, you can join in from the comfort of your home or salon by watching online at http://livestream.com/ClubIntrigue/BraydenPelletier from 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
Earlier today, Coty Inc. announced a new organizational structure and the future leadership team for the company, both of which will become effective subject to completion of Coty’s merger with The Procter & Gamble Company’s fine fragrance, color cosmetics, salon professional and hair color and styling businesses (“P&G Specialty Beauty Business”). (Coty news release).
The BOLD MINDBODY Conference, Oct. 11-13 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Santa Monica, CA, was business education for salon and fitness professionals, offering them the tools and understanding to continue bringing their vision to life.
With wellness classes and yoga on the beach to start out each day, attendees chose from a schedule of breakout sessions which included instruction from MINDBODY staff and industry experts on topics including the latest trends in sales, marketing and staff management.
On October 30, while hundreds of salon owners made their way to San Diego for Eufora International's Vision Quest, the company’s co-founder and leader, Don Bewley, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly. He was 63.