Category: Best Practices

How-To: Images to be a Social Media Standout

Source: Imaginal Marketing Group® | Screenshot: Lux Salon Instagram By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today Whatever salon software you use, these tips will help your team shine. When photographer Wes Kroninger was hired by Lux Salon Director of R&D, Wade Zylstra, to speak at the Fullerton, California-based salon’s retreat in August, it wasn’t to talk… Read more »

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Top 5 Ways To Rock Your Service

Build your business one amazing service at a time! What’s most important in your salon? Making your clients feel welcome? Creating the perfect color, cut and style? Or maybe it’s connecting with your clients on a more personal level. Remembering her fave color formula is always helpful. Let’s just say it’s all equally important, because… Read more »

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FREE Online Gift Cards: Mailbox Money, with no fees attached

Your staff can’t be there at 2am when a client remembers that party tomorrow — but your online gift card system can. Source: iStock Photo Let’s face it: everyone shops for gifts online these days. By now, most people know that when they’re looking for a gift, the first place they go is Google. Even your… Read more »

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3 Reasons Why Your Salon Or Spa Should Offer Online Booking

This article was originally posted on MotivePoint.biz. It shocks me that even today, there are salon owners that still balk at the idea of offering online booking. Just recently I found myself tangled up in an Facebook discussion forum where salon owners were each giving their two cents on why they don’t offer it. Really,… Read more »

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Top 5 Retail Tips

Let’s face it, retail really gets a bad rap. After all, sell is a four-letter word – right? But when you talk to stylists who consistently crush their retail goals, you have to stop and wonder if they’ve cracked the secret code. We sat down for a quick chat – client in the shampoo bowl… Read more »

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Afraid of Online Booking? You’re Losing Business.

In the past 3 years, online booking has exploded, taking it from a “nice to have” to a “must have”. We’ve offered online booking free for our salon management software customers for over 10 years, and if you’re not using it yet, rest assured we’ve figured out how to address your biggest fears. Fear #1: “It’s… Read more »

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