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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.

Things To Know Before Purchasing Or Changing Salon Software

Last updated August 5, 2022

If you have a salon, or if you are looking to open one soon, you may be aware of the plethora of different salon software solutions that are available. But not all software is created equal, and not all software is suitable for all salons. Before making a decision on purchasing salon software, it is Read More

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How to Avoid Feeling Overwhelmed in The Salon

Last updated August 5, 2022

Working in the industry can be a struggle, so it’s important for salon owners to take steps to avoid feeling overwhelmed, writes Phil Jackson, international business coach from Build Your Salon. Business can be brutal, life can be challenging, and feeling overwhelmed can be a frequent struggle for those in the salon industry. But many Read More

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How Flight Cancellations are Impacting Hairdressers

Last updated July 21, 2022

British holidaymakers are already facing flight cancellations due to staffing issues, air traffic control restrictions, and increased demand, which in turn is harming employers including hairdressers and salon owners. Businesses will be under pressure from demands to reschedule annual leave and staff who are stranded abroad without a way back into the country. Over the Read More

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Andrew Smith on How to Work Abroad As A Hairdresser

Last updated July 27, 2022

With travel in the whole, unrestricted, and the industry almost back to normal as we know it, those who are fortunate to travel within our industry are once again country hopping, working to packed schedules and columns, and juggling a mixture of work commitments along with salon life, all while keeping feet firmly on the Read More

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Salon International 2022 Tickets Are On Sale Now

Last updated July 26, 2022

Salon International 2022 is back with a bang and early bird tickets are now on sale. Don’t miss out on your chance to see incredible education on our live stages from the best in the industry, learn about the latest products and innovations and network with other hair professionals – all under one roof. When Read More

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State of the Industry: NHBF Share the Latest Findings

Last updated July 22, 2022

The latest NHBF State of the Industry survey findings show that, after a long, hard two years, the sector is finally showing more positive signs of recovery and levels of business confidence that we first saw in September 2021. However, the sector is still in a fragile place tackling rising staff costs, energy prices and Read More

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OSMO Announces New Technical Educator: Jamie Twelvetree

Last updated July 22, 2022

British professional colour house OSMO is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Technical Educator, Jamie Twelvetree. Jamie has over three decades of hairdressing experience, specialising in education. Starting his career at the tender age of fifteen within the renowned Steiner group (later to become part of Regis) and gaining his training at Raymond’s Read More

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Hair Industry Organisations And Associations

Last updated July 21, 2022

A career in hairdressing offers a wealth of exciting opportunities for people who are willing to work hard, embrace their creativity and seize the openings when they arise – below are the industry’s associations and organisations that can help you on your path. But to really make an impact in the hairdressing industry you’ll need Read More

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Tips For Boosting Salon Referrals

Last updated July 21, 2022

Business consultant Phil Jackson, from Build Your Salon, offers these tips for promoting your business through salon referrals. Recommend a friend doesn’t need to be ‘meh’. The problem with almost every salon referral programme is that they all look very similar, and usually fail to add much to your business. We get a few hundred flyers Read More

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