Search form

Business strategies

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...
Read more >

Natural Beauty

Sep 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
Celebrity stylist Hasblady Guzman, known for her "green" approach to haircare, opened her third salon, Bokaos Aveda, at Los Angeles' hip, new The Americana at Brand shopping and...
Read more >

Our Town

Sep 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
1. Landis Salon All clients who enter Landis Salon receive a consultation prior to their service. They also receive a number of complimentary add-ons that enhance their visit...
Read more >

Protecting the Planet

Sep 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
Many think that creating an eco-chic salon can be challenging, but it's never been easier, thanks to a global demand for more environmentally friendly materials that is driving prices down...
Read more >

My Brilliant Career

Sep 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
When Ouidad Wise used to play with her mom's curly hair as a child in Lebanon, she developed a passion for both shaping curls and for making people feel good by helping them look good. Now,...
Read more >

Service Secrets

Sep 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
Owners of both small and franchise salons can learn how corporate giants like The Walt Disney Company and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, which each have thousands of employees, are able to...
Read more >

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...
Read more >

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...
Read more >

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...
Read more >

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-...
Read more >

Pages