Apprentices

Kao Salon Division is Here to Help Your Hairdressing Business

Last updated November 9, 2020

How can Kao Salon Division help you upgrade your premium colour service and generate extra revenue for your salon business? Read on to discover … Why Kao? Kao Salon Division is the home of Goldwell, KMS and Oribe. We believe in enriching the lives of hair stylists, salon owners and their clients. Together with your Read More

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How to Help with Anxiety and Other Mental Health Issues in Apprentices

Last updated October 29, 2020

It’s no secret that hairdressing can be an intense and challenging industry to work in, which is why considering the mental health of apprentices is crucial. This level of stress can often be quite surprising to those new in the industry, so it’s important to look out for those just starting out. “Ill mental health Read More

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The Online Hairdressing Education Courses to Know About for October

Last updated October 15, 2020

As online education continues to gain momentum thanks to the continuing pandemic restrictions, it’s worth getting the following online hairdressing courses on your radar for October. Chris Appleton 2020 World-Wide Virtual Master Class When: 19 October, 10am (PST), 1pm (EST) and 6pm (UK time) What: Chris says, “Time is money so we need to make Read More

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5 Ways to Find the Right Online Educator for You

Last updated September 9, 2020

With reduced options for face to face education and an influx of virtual education platforms popping up, it’s important to find an online hair educator that you gel with. We asked a mix of educators and stylists for their top tips on finding the right online educator. Use Instagram “I’ve found each online educator has Read More

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What is the Best Way to Keep Your Apprentices Motivated?

Last updated January 31, 2020

Doing an apprenticeship isn’t all smooth sailing. This first step into the industry can be tiring, low-paid and sometimes feel unrewarding. But it’s an integral building block to forging the career that you want and something that all iconic and established hairdressers had to do. It’s difficult to impress this on up-and-coming apprentices without sounding Read More

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The Rules of Apprenticeships: The Do’s and Don’ts on Making it

Last updated February 6, 2020

According to research by The Hair and Barber Council, there are some 16,500 apprentices in the hair and beauty industry. However, fallout within six months is a major concern as many struggle with length and intensity of their apprenticeship and others lose interest in mundane tasks. Toni & Guy head of education and international artistic Read More

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Personal Development is Vital for Your Apprentices

Last updated January 31, 2020

Training an apprentice is not just about teaching them the skills and techniques that will make them great technical hairdressers, it’s about personal development, helping to shape them as people so that they are ready to work in a professional environment. This is something Ken Picton of Ken Picton Salon in Cardiff feels passionately about. Read More

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