Category: How To

Tis The Season! Holiday Salon Prep 101

With the Holiday season right around the corner, we know many salons are making holiday salon prep to-do lists and checking them twice. We also know that this year is going to be much different considering the new normal we all are navigating.  With these thoughts in mind, we bring to you our latest webinar,… Read more »

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Create a Safe Contactless Salon Experience

There are many choices when it comes to selecting the right salon management software to run your business and improve the salon experience. Before you decide, you need to weigh countless considerations that are unique to your business. In addition, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way salons will operate from now… Read more »

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How to Prepare for Business Recovery and Growth Post Pandemic

At SalonBiz, we are committed to helping you overcome the challenges presented by COVID-19. In our last post, we shared ways to adapt your salon to temporary closings and stay-at-home orders. We’ve also delivered a webinar on how to generate cashflow during business interruption. Now, we’re looking to the future.  In this post we are… Read more »

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How To Maximize Your Salon’s Productivity Per Square Foot

So you’ve decided to open your own salon. You’ve chosen the area you want to build your business in, and you’re ready to find the perfect space. But before you sign that lease, there are some big decisions to be made with careful thought and consideration in order to maximize salon productivity per salon square… Read more »

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How Gift Cards Can Grow Your Salon Business

The gift card income stream for a salon business is only one sales funnel of many, but a pretty important one. It serves as a critical tool to grow revenue through current clients who purchase gift cards for friends and family, and (hopefully) turn into new committed clients beyond the initial gift card use. According… Read more »

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Salon Email Marketing Best Practices

Salon owners are always looking for ways to improve guest interactions in person and online, then turn those connections into dollars and dedicated fans. What’s the best place to start? Email marketing. It’s one of the easiest and most powerful ways to build customer relationships long-term. Done well, it serves as a great sales funnel… Read more »

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How Connecting to Community Leads to Client Loyalty and Growth

Marsha Power has owned Garbo A Salon, in Austin, Texas for 35 years (and in 2016, opened a second location). From the beginning, philanthropy has been at the heart of her business, but not necessarily by design. “It started off organically,” Power says. “I was working hard behind the chair and clients would ask me… 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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