MINDBODY has launched MBU On Demand, an online educational program that was developed based on the success that their clients have experienced after attending MINDBODY University events over the last nine years. By offering MBU On Demand, business owners can now access this education for an affordable monthly fee, selecting topics that fit their current needs and learning on the go at their own pace.
Oribe Hair Care is excited to announce hair stylist James Pecis as its new visiting creative director. As one of today’s emerging voices in the world of editorial and runway hair, James will bring his vast expertise to the brand and will help collaborate on new products, education events and training, editorial shoots and fashion weeks around the world.
Haircolor services are some of a salon’s most lucrative opportunities, but also among the most technologically complex items on the menu. To achieve beautiful color results, your team’s expertise is critical in guiding your clients’ color decisions. MODERN SALON Media’s new research sheds light on where colorists are succeeding in understanding and communicating with color clients as well as identifying areas of challenge that may surprise you.
In September, salon owners gathered at the Unite Academy, located within the company’s headquarters in Vista, California, for Paramount Business I and II, three days of business classes that walked owners through every aspect of business.
Unite CEO and Founder Andrew Dale welcomed attendees with an eye-opening statement. “Forget you own a business from this moment on, you own a brand,” he said. “Brands with culture have longevity—should you have a walkout, you want your clients to stay loyal to the brand,” he said.
While Jon Kailey in Wilmette, Illinois, usually is closed on a Monday, owner Estelle Bouras found herself at the salon ready to give Alison Alhamed of Modern Salon Media a tour. Bouras knew she was a finalist in Salon Today’s Total Salon Makeover competition, but she didn’t realize she was about to get the surprise of her life.
Evolve Hair Goods and Services is touring the country to introduce salon and stylists to new products that help them tap into a whole new market. The Evolve Volumizer, available only in salons, is a unique hair integration system targeted to the 40 million women who are suffering from hair loss and thinning hair.