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. 

6 Mindfulness Tips For a Happier and More Productive Salon Team

Last updated November 6, 2020

Your salon is a reflection of the team within it making it incredibly important to ensure yourself and your team feel fulfilled, which is exactly where mindfulness comes in handy. If everyone’s stressed out, then there’s no way your salon is operating at its optimum. Being aware and considerate towards your team’s feelings and attitudes Read More

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Why The Wellbeing of Your Salon Staff is Essential

Last updated October 29, 2020

For HJ’s Stress-Busting Week, we unearth a discussion with Business consultant Liz McKeon on the importance of creating a positive work culture for your staff as a means of reducing stress and increasing wellbeing in the salon: Why worry about stress and burnout? The World Health Organization has classified burnout as a medical condition. You Read More

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This is What the Perfect Hair Appointment Should Look Like

Last updated October 21, 2020

From the consultation to the final goodbyes, Rainbow Room International has a set 10-step formula that never fails to leave the customer with a smile on their face. But first, we asked co-owner of RRI, Linda Stewart what how the 10 steps came about … How long have you been training staff in the 10 Read More

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How to Make Your Salon Stand Out From the Crowd

Last updated October 8, 2020

In the saturated hair salon market, coupled with the current climate, we don’t need to tell you that you need to stand out to survive. So from making every client feel like a VIP, to giving back to your local community, we asked the experts share their tips on keeping clients coming through the doors. Read More

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The Business Books and Podcasts The Hair and Beauty Industry Rates

Last updated September 29, 2020

When we spoke to three hair and beauty business influencers during the virtual event Professional Beauty World, and conversation soon got round to the books and podcasts that have helped inspire them as leaders. Have you listened to or read any of them yet? Kaye Sotomi, founder of ChopChop London “The Business of Fashion podcast touches Read More

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How to Make Your Salon Child-Friendly (Without Irritating Other Clients!)

Last updated October 6, 2020

If you’re choosing to make your salon child-friendly it can be tricky to find the balance between keeping kids entertained, happy and calm, whilst avoiding irritating the child-free clients in the salon. Here three hairdressing pros share their top tips on how to create a child-friendly environment. Jonathan Andrew, Fudge Professional global brand ambassador “All stylists Read More

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The Government Initiatives Available to Hairdressing Businesses

Last updated September 29, 2020

The National Hair and Beauty Federation’s director Tina Beaumont-Goddard outlines the UK Government initiatives and measures that are still available to hairdressing businesses in October and beyond. Since the coronavirus outbreak began, the government has announced a raft of measures to help support businesses and individuals in the hair and beauty industry, says NHBF director Tina Read More

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