In this month's cover story, Summit Salon's Kristi Valenzuela shows salons how to boost productivity and profitability by leveraging the talents of their front desk teams to support retail and service sales, increase prebookings and boost referrals. And, she's just one of the experts profiled in this issue's 2015 Coaches and Consultants Guide who can help owners take their business to the next level in growth.
In addition, catch a glimpse of what the Professional Beauty Association has in store for its first Executive Summit, and check out our new column Personal Compass, which reveals what's behind the success of haircolor guru/salon owner Lupe Voss.
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