Salon and spa service providers often struggle to find an employer who will offer them benefits, pay a living wage and provide flexibility for work/life balance. LifeSpa, the nation’s largest full-service salon and spa located inside Life Time Athletic Country Clubs with 150+ LifeSpa locations across North America, offers them all of the above and so much more.
Scaling operations across multiple locations can be challenging, especially if you’re intent on maintaining a consistent brand experience. Boulevard's Skya Jones outlines four Must Dos for any owner considering branching out.
Whether you're interviewing a new job candidate or making a presentation in the community, what you say with your body can be as important as your words. A body language expert breaks down five misconceptions about business body language.
If you're self employed, the IRS expects you to make estimated tax payments throughout the year. Tax Attorney Tina Azarvand answers your questions on tax payments and offers advice on how to make it easier.
They had the best reviews, and they accept American Express, which is important to me, because those guests have spending power,” she says. “We have some high-ticket services, including a $2,800 extension service. When clients pay for that with their American Express card, they can gain points and have the flexibility to pay for it in monthly payments.”
Dominique DiBenedetto opened Aura Hair Co. in Boynton Beach, Florida, after years of experience in other salon environments. She knew exactly what she didn’t want to do and that her employees would always come first. DiBenedetto is thriving and continues to grow with tech tools, including AI, Vagaro, and access to support from American Express.
"Cowboy Copper" has been breaking the internet, and that means clients of all kinds are booking in with you for this trendy hair color. You’re lifting brunettes, adjusting redheads and glossing blondes to get this warm, spicy shade. Celebrity colorist Chad Kenyon is creating Cowboy Copper for quite a few of his clients (or as he calls them, his muses). One insight for creating this Insta-worthy hue, he shares, is in the color composition.
The salon company has achieved carbon neutral status, removing more CO₂ emissions from the atmosphere than the five Illinois salons produce combined. Here, Salon Manager Alexis Lopez shares five easy wins the beauty group has made against single-use plastics.
Clients on the go are seeking convenient locales to have multiple beauty services under one roof and get back to what they need to do as soon as possible. Identity. The Express Bar is delivering. Find out how.
Investing in leadership development is crucial for any business owner, but for salon owners, it's especially vital. Salon Companies are driven by the shared values and culture of the stylists, associates and front desk professionals who show up to work every week.