Category: Tips

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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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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Shelter from the Storm: The Salon Spa Relief Fund

Photo by Paul Charbonnet   The Salon and Spa Relief Fund is currently accepting donations for victims of Hurricane Harvey. It’s times like these that we as an industry can really make a difference. Click here to donate: http://www.salonandsparelieffund.org/500-challenge.php   By Laurel Nelson, contributing writer with Salon Today After Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, Neill… Read more »

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The Salon Software Switch: Why Trios Came Back

Featured Photo Source: Trios Aveda Facebook When it comes to technology, Trios Aveda salon owner Joe DeAnda is the person you want on your side. He’s tech savvy and keeps up-to-date with all the latest technology. That’s why when Joe his wife and co-owner Karen moved from their original salon software to SalonBiz in 2000,… Read more »

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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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What’s New – SalonBiz App (iPad)

The SalonBiz App for iPad has been updated this week! The latest release is full of features you are sure to love #freethefrontdesk. Checkout the user guide for step-by-step instructions. Quickly add products to tickets using your iPad camera (shown above). Simply, tap the barcode icon and scan your product! The camera also works to… 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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