Search form

Better Business

It's in the Cards

Jan 01 2009 | By Grace Bahk
Carla Gentile, owner of Steam Salon in Los Angeles, recently redesigned her salon's business card to make it consistent with the space's design and more memorable. The two-sided card...
Read more >

Tech Support

Dec 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
Keeping track of inventory is many salon owners' least favorite task. Fortunately, salon software companies are making it easier by offering such tools as handheld devices that eliminate the...
Read more >

Room for Improvement

Dec 01 2008 | By Kelley Donahue
David Bickle, owner of The David Salon in Costa Mesa, CA, knows firsthand that owning a successful salon is a journey, and that the learning process never ends. Over the years, he's doubled...
Read more >

Our Town

Dec 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
1. Salon High Gloss A cross between "Hollywood regency and schizophrenic glamour" is how Salon High Gloss owner Robert Ross describes his salon. Black and white are the...
Read more >

Intelligent Design

Dec 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
While each element of a salon, from the reception desk to the pedicure area, is essential to the overall aesthetic, adding unique details can really elevate the space. "Finishes truly...
Read more >

Show and Tell

Dec 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
The Pavilion, a division of the Nailco Group, just opened the first Raquel Welch Wig & Styling Showroom in the United States. Located in Farmington Hills, MI, the showroom, a proud...
Read more >

The Art of Business

Dec 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
Operating two or more locations is complicated, so it's important to have clearly defined systems in place. Philip Pelusi Develop a thorough business plan. Factor in costs...
Read more >

Bright Idea

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
MIKI WRIGHT, founder of Beauty SuperStars and owner of Fabulous Finishes Salon and Day Spa in Silver Spring, MD, knows how to keep clients in her chairs despite today's economic climate...
Read more >

Web Browser

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
Logics' newly redesigned Web site, logicshair.com, is an artist's playground with a decidedly different feel than other professional brand sites. The company chose to forgo conventional...
Read more >

It's in the Cards

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
Bryan Nunes, owner of Blo Salon in Raleigh, NC, says that paying for a professional designer to make his card was the best money he's spent on his business to date. Because the salon's name...
Read more >

Pages