Category: Best Practices

Security Alert! 8 Best Practices to Keep Your Salon’s Cyber Activity Safe

In a world where everything has become digital, it’s easy to get a little lax when it comes to cyber security. But the convenience of doing business (and everything else) online comes at a price. Without proper security measures, you could be putting your business and your clients at risk. Put these eight security measures… Read more »

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Instagram Best Practices for Salons and Spas

It’s no secret Instagram is a powerful social media tool that showcases the innovative and creative work going on behind the salon’s closed doors. It helps you connect with new and current clients, promote products or services, and share meaningful client success stories. According to Forrester, brands on Instagram have a 10x higher engagement rate… Read more »

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How to Automate Time Consuming Tasks Using Technology in a Salon

Success in any business starts with finding the right tools and understanding how to apply them to maximize the customer experience. For the salon industry, one of those tools is Presence AI. Presence AI is an artificial intelligence tool that’s a programmable voice for your business, and works directly with SalonBiz software, to provide a next… Read more »

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Need Marketing Inspiration? 25 Ways to Promote Your Salon

Effectively promoting your salon takes more than social media posts and give-aways. It’s fine tuning how the staff works as a team to create a one-of-a-kind experience for guests, while demonstrating the salon’s creative ideas and talented stylists. To get a peek into tips and tricks from successful salon owners, SalonBiz talked with a few… Read more »

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How to Rock Compensation and Benefits at your Salon

The talent working in your salon is your most valuable asset, so what are you doing to make sure they feel loved, appreciated, and well compensated? It’s the number one question salon owners need to ask in order to craft a supportive workplace that inspires talent to build a career with you. Owners of Logan… Read more »

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Tips to Reinvent Your Salon Over the Years

Every salon owner has a common, yet unspoken, goal; to stay successful long-term. While this is a great thing to shoot for, the most important goal is actually reinvention. Salon owners who know how to reinvent their focus and offerings to align with customers desires and industry trends regularly are much more likely to succeed.… Read more »

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Data, Innovation, Leadership and More: 5 Key Takeaways from the 2019 2 to 10 Conference

The ninth annual 2 to 10 conference, recently held in Scottsdale, started off as a simple conversation 10 years ago when Tom Kuhn, CEO of Qnity, had a conversation with a frustrated salon owner during a different event. “She felt much of the conversation at the event we were attending didn’t apply to her because… Read more »

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Decrease Call Volume in Your Salon and Streamline Check-in

At PENZONE Salons + Spas (five locations in the Columbus, Ohio, area), the team is always on the cutting edge of technology, using it to a streamline processes and procedures for a more profitable bottom line. After launching a new concept and rebranding last spring, the company focused on implementing technology that improves their guest’s… Read more »

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How Can I Optimize Billing, Productivity, Compensation, Retail and Retention in My Salon?

Jentry Petzold, owner of The Black Cat Salon and Spa in two locations on the island of Oahu, is on a mission to change the way salon owners do business. A few years ago, after becoming frustrated with low productivity and a faltering salon culture, Jentry began to research alternative ways to run his business.… Read more »

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How Can You Rethink the Future of Your Salon with Technology?

What does the salon of the future look like to you? High-tech tools? Less staff at the front desk? Online appointment booking exclusively? All these things are possible, but the main change salons will see in the future is the way in which they connect with their clients. Louis Lago, president of SalonBiz and co-owner… Read more »

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