Salon Spa Business Information for Salons and Spas

Mistake I Have Seen

06.03.2016 · Posted in Articles

   Apart from just choosing the wrong location for some of the reasons mentioned in the above be weary of buying a failed business or leasing the premises of a failed salon. Many newbies to business can’t afford to buy an established and profitable going concern, so when they see a bargain basement priced salon or ...

Lean Management

04.24.2016 · Posted in Articles

Implementing Lean Management can significantly cut and control costs while providing a better more efficient service. It has many benefits to a business but it is mostly focused on the customer/client. It entails sourcing the best value for money supplies, and training your team in the processes to deliver the highest quality in the most ...

Manager Qualities … do you have them?

04.12.2016 · Posted in Articles

To successfully manage a team requires managing the personalities, quirks, character traits and the emotional ups and downs of others as well as your own. And that is not always easy to achieve. Yes it’s true we all have issues, some more than others. But as a manager of people or teams you are required ...

Retaining Quality Employees

04.07.2016 · Posted in Articles

Recruiting, inducting, and training the right person for a job is both costly and time consuming so you want to get value out of the process retaining employees for the long term. By sharing the Vision, Mission Statement and Unique Business Culture of the business you will have engaged the employee in the ‘Big Picture”. ...

7 Tips to Help You Re-Boot Your Business

03.10.2016 · Posted in Articles

Above all the entrepreneur is a visionary and a thinker. Here are steps you can take to re-boot your business the entrepreneurial way:  Plan everything – the very act of business planning requires research,  analysing, and compiling data before making conclusions and taking action. Business planning also allows you to create a time-line and action ...

Conducting the Induction

02.21.2016 · Posted in Articles

 Plan the induction day/s so it can be both productive and instructive using your Salon Spa Staff Policies Procedures & Systems manual as the benchmarking tool. This becomes the “bible” of how you want all employees to conduct themselves while representing your business. It provides guidelines to each member of the team to cover every ...

Workshop + Wisdom: Cracking the Code of Beauty Business Success

02.06.2016 · Posted in Articles

Beauty business guru Caroline Nelson will be empowering salon, spa and clinic owners around the country in 2016 with a series of educational seminars, presented in conjunction with The Global Beauty Group.  Attendees will learn the key to surviving and thriving in the increasingly competitive beauty and aesthetics industry. As Director of Nelson Beauty Management, ...

Recruiting

01.17.2016 · Posted in Articles

  Finding the right employee needs preparation and planning. Something you may not have time for if unexpectedly you have lost a staff member with little or no notice. Therefore I would advise doing some ‘risk management’ beforehand so that you have the processes in place that will allow you the best chance of finding the ...

6 Way to Increase Revenue

01.07.2016 · Posted in Articles

 Increase service pricing and regularly review your pricing program. Consider how long it’s been since the last price increase – are you charging enough to make a good profit – and could your market pay more? Clients will pay more if they receive added value so when designing a new service menu make sure you ...

Designing Profit Building Strategies for your Business

11.30.2015 · Posted in Articles

  If you want to start lifting sales then you must make a strong commitment that this is now part of your profit building strategic plan. Once you decide that this is the way forward for the business do not be influenced by employee negativity. After all this is your business you have made the investment ...

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