Salon Management

There are so many elements to running a salon business, including HR issues, business strategies and goal setting. We turn to experts in salon management for their advice on everything from effective retail and merchandising to how to motivate, manage and reward their teams. 

Empower Your Business with Free Salon Software from Fresha

Last updated November 26, 2021

Have you heard about Fresha – the free salon software that transforms and grows your hair, beauty or spa business? In an online, digital and mobile-centric world, technology is fuelling growth in the hairdressing, beauty and spa industry with salon software and appointment booking apps now integral to running and managing a salon business. However, Read More

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5 Ways to Be More Gender Inclusive in Your Salon

Last updated November 11, 2021

During Trans Awareness Week (13 – 19 November) there’s no better time to get educated and informed about LGBTQ+ issues and ensure clients of all genders (including those who don’t conform to male or female) are welcomed in the hair salon and barber industry? Who better to speak to than Keri Blue, founder of educational Read More

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What Can We Learn From Open Barbers – The LGBTQ+ Friendly Salon?

Last updated November 11, 2021

Open Barbers in North London, is exactly as the name suggests – open for LGBTQ+, open for all people and all genders (including those who don’t identify with a gender) and those on a low income. Back in 2019 HJ interviewed director Greygory to find out the issues facing the LGBTQ+ community when they visit Read More

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Do You Need Transgender Awareness Training?

Last updated November 11, 2021

Barber Keri Blue is running monthly transgender awareness training programme alongside beauty expert Sam Marshall and would love to train as many hairdressers and beauty professionals as physically possible by the end of the year. Find out more about the course below… What will this do for you? 🤩 For starters you’ll get a shiny Read More

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Employed Or Freelance Stylists? The Future of the Hairdressing Industry

Last updated November 12, 2021

What does the future hold for the working model in hairdressing? Whether you’re an employed stylist or freelance, Maria Evangelou, salon owner and business director at The Meraki Cabin and Consulting shares her thoughts on the challenges and opportunities the industry is currently facing… Employed or Freelance Stylist? The Future of the Hairdressing Working Model Read More

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Why Waste Profit When Tech Can Help?

Last updated October 27, 2021

The struggle for profit is relentless. Even when there are clients queuing up for expensive services, it doesn’t translate into as much money in the bank as expected. That’s because, unwittingly, many salons are letting 15% of their colour income walk out the door unpaid for, while up to 40% of costly product is washed Read More

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The Gina Conway Group Launches Bespoke Franchise Opportunity

Last updated October 21, 2021

The UK’s leading environmentally conscious salon group Gina Conway Salons and Spas, launches its highly anticipated bespoke franchise opportunity to open more high-end hairdressing salons supporting the industry’s top artisans. Gina Conway and Robin Hague combined forces and set up The Gina Conway Enterprise earlier this year to help deliver the ultimate customer experience across Read More

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