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Running a hair salon business is full of challenges. This extensive business resource for salon owners and managers offers expert advice and guides to help.

Should There Be a Statutory Maximum Workplace Temperature?

Posted on September 20, 2018

MP’s are recommending the government to consider introducing a maximum workplace temperature to reduce the risk of heat stress. Reviewing building regulations to prevent overheating, relaxed dress codes and flexible working during heatwaves where additional recommendations made in a new report from the parliamentary Environmental Audit Committee. Currently, the law says that employers must maintain a Read More

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Salon International – Your Ticket to Free Education!

Posted on September 20, 2018

Salon International is now under 30 days away (13-15 October at the ExCeL London) and we are gearing up for our biggest and best show yet! While, yes, we are excited about the huge discounts, live shows and did we mention huge discounts? We are most looking forward to the wealth of free education that is Read More

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Is Box Dye a Bigger Threat to your Salon than you Realised?

Posted on September 19, 2018

Recent research by Mintel reveals that 53% of women are colouring their hair at home. HJ investigates how the industry can respond by showcasing the difference in ingredients, service and the benefits of a professional salon experience. Cutting edge technology Fact: Innovations appear in professional products long before they hit the at-home colour market. Hair Read More

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British Hairdressing Business Awards 2018 Winners are Revealed

Posted on September 18, 2018

The British Hairdressing Business Awards winners 2018 were announced on 17 September at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, by host presenter Vernon Kay. It was an awe-inspiring night, hosted by TV presenter Vernon Kay and Hairdressers Journal International’s executive director Jayne Lewis-Orr. The awards showcased the vast amount of business innovation within hairdressing and why Read More

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Learn How to Future Proof Your Salon in Seven Steps

Posted on September 17, 2018

Salon consultant Ryan Fox shares his insights to future proof your salon and reveals how to adapt it for an ever changing world. He says technology is moving faster than ever so what you consider to be the norm today could be a distant memory tomorrow. Set your numbers right This year has seen many Read More

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KAO Salon Division Announces new Leadership Roles

Posted on September 14, 2018

Kao Salon Division announced today that Trevor Attenborough, previously general manager for Kao Salon North America and Mark Giannandrea, previously general manager, Kao Salon UK, will fill the new leadership roles of vice president, salon commercial, americas and vice president, salon commercial, EMEA, respectively. In these new roles, Trevor and Mark will assume leadership for Read More

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Double Your Salon Turnover in Three Months

Posted on September 14, 2018

Beauty business expert Liz McKeown shares her simple tips for boosting salon turnover in just three months.  She says profit is how we keep score in a salon business, and when it comes to profit, we want to be winning.  If you want to generate the profits you want and deserve you have to fully Read More

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How Subrina Kidd Curated her Freelance Lifestyle

Posted on September 12, 2018

The road to freelance life isn’t always simple, we spoke to stylist Subrina Kidd about her journey to self-employment… “I started off actually not wanting to be a hairdresser. But when I was 12-years-old my mum didn’t have a lot of money and I worked out that if I got a weekend job I’d have Read More

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Why Your Salon Staff Should Try the Coffee Shop Challenge

Posted on September 12, 2018

The coffee shop challenge is how Michael Van Clarke teaches his apprentices the difference between price and value. He asks them to embark on an annual coffee tasting mission across London. He conducts the annual coffee shop challenge to give his apprentices a clear illustration of the difference between price and value and to show them that Read More

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