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Profound Idea

Oct 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
"At Profound Beauty, we have a commitment to raising the performance of individual salons, not just to selling bottles," says Anne Hogan, the company's vice president of marketing. In an...
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The Art of Business

Oct 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
Quite often we choose a location because the rent is cheap, we can get into a salon that is going out of business, or we're taking over an existing salon. For the most part these are not the...
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Tech Support

Oct 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
With the holidays fast approaching, now's the time to make sure your salon is ready to meet the demand for gift card purchases. Salon software makes it easy to sell gift cards, track usage...
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Bright Idea

Oct 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
NICK ARROJO, owner of Arrojo Studio in Manhattan and stylist on TLC's What Not to Wear, keeps his staff motivated by running regular competitions. The ongoing priority-booking list...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Oct 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
The birthplace of several notable figures, such as writer Ernest Hemingway, actor Bob Newhart and McDonald's founder Ray Kroc, Oak Park, IL, is a suburb of Chicago known for its...
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Get Inside Your Clients' Minds

Sep 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
Ever wonder what your clients are really thinking about their salon experience? KMS California's Profit or Perish program exposes exactly that. James Brito, KMS' global programs manager, and...
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Bright Idea

Sep 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
PATRICK MCIVOR, owner of Patrick McIvor Color Studio in Bethlehem, PA, and Studio Two in Allentown, PA, never lets hard work go unnoticed. When business at the salon increases and the...
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Perfect Match

Sep 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
Choosing software for your salon is about more than comparing the features each program offers. Here, a few additional things to consider. Pricing structure. Companies like Harms Software...
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It's in the Cards

Sep 01 2008 | By Alissa Piccione
Yves Durif, stylist and owner of the Yves Durif Salon in New York City, instructed Jennifer Elsner from the David Shields Studio to create a business card with a sense of humor. The prize-...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Sep 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Novato, CA, is home to the Buck Institute for Age Research, The Republic of Tea and the birthplace of Battlebots. It is also home to NH2 Salon, where locals receive the royal treatment....
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