Category: Best Practices

Skip the Line with the Self Check-In Kiosk

We LOVE hearing a good success story so when we heard the team at Montage Salons and Barber Shop were improving their guest experience using the new self check-in kiosk we had to get the details!  The self-checkin kiosk feature for the SalonBiz iPad app, allows clients to skip the front desk and check themselves… Read more »

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New Features, for the Jet-Setter at Heart

Remember when you had to wait in a huge line in the airport, just to check in with the person behind the counter for your flight? Airlines knew it could be done better, and brought in self-check-in kiosks, shortening lines and relieving passengers across the globe. See where we’re going with this? Some things need… Read more »

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MOTIVATING STYLISTS BY BEING THERE

By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today “I love the atmosphere in the salon when Tonya walks in,” Roy Guira, stylist at Tonya Jones SalonSpa says. “It’s so much more fun when she’s there, and she’s so generous to her employees. She always makes sure everything is good in my life.” How many owners have stylists who would… Read more »

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LESSONS LEARNED: SEASONED STYLISTS SHARE ADVICE FOR NEWBIES

By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today When you’re starting out as a new stylist—or in any career—it’s difficult to know what you don’t know. And while you may have gone to a top-notch cosmetology school and learned from the best educators, there are still many things you must learn on the job from… Read more »

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THE GOLD STANDARD: SUSTAINABLE SYSTEMS FOR YOUR MEN’S BUSINESS

By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today Kurt Kueffner has spent his entire career focused on the business of men’s grooming. From apprenticing with Horst Rechelbacher, to becoming an educator himself, Kueffner has worked for both Aveda and American Crew, growing barbering programs all over the world. In August, he launched The Grooming Collective with a… Read more »

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