WEATHERING THE STORM: PICKING UP THE PIECES AFTER HURRICANE HARVEY

By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today   In late August, Hurricane Harvey blew through Houston, flooding the city and leaving thousands of people homeless. When Harvey finally passed, Josephine’s Salon and Spas owner Vivian Yeh breathed a sigh of relief. Her home was intact and her three salon locations were also fine, with only minimal… Read more »

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The key to increasing retail sales: your team

We’ve been hearing some things out there. “Amazon is killing retail.” “No one’s shopping at brick and mortar stores.” “How am I supposed to sell retail like I used to when it feels like a struggle?” So we went to an expert to get some answers for you. Enter our Keynote Speaker for PowerUp 2018,… Read more »

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EYE ON THE PRIZE: WINNING AT THE REFERRAL GAME

By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today   When Sherrie Fernandez-Vila, a senior stylist at Green Apple Salon in Houston, Texas, heard her salon was going to be part of Neill Corporation’s summer referral contest, she had one immediate thought: “I’m going to win this.” And she did. A naturally competitive person, Fernandez-Vila, who has been a stylist for… Read more »

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Increase Your Holiday Online Sales

We have to admit, it can be strange thinking about the Holidays when you haven’t even purchased Halloween candy! Every little bit you can do now will make life so much easier in late November. We’ve interviewed our team of expert educators and have compiled our team’s top 10 favorite tips to maximize your online… Read more »

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Credit Card Processing: One Simple Change to Boost Your Bottom Line

Poring over line items to make cuts in a budget is tedious, stressful and time consuming. But as every small business owner knows, it’s also necessary. And if you’re looking at making staff changes, it can be downright painful. But Jim Pacifico, founder of World Class Financial Services, says there’s one item that’s simple and… Read more »

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What’s New – App Updates!

The newest version of the SalonBiz Stylist App is available now in the App Store and Google Play! We want to make sure you are getting the most out of the mobile tools, so we’ve put together a quick run-down of the newest features.     Check in from your phone! When you have “Edit”… Read more »

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5 Tips for an Easy and Successful Fundraising Event

When Berenice’s Salon in Denver was putting together ideas for their Earth Month fundraising, they knew they wanted to do something cool and involve the neighborhood. Ice cream, anyone? They reached out to a popular local ice cream shop, Sweet Cooie’s, and their next-door neighbor, the Under the Umbrella Coffee Shop. Sweet Cooie’s donated ice… Read more »

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