Expert's Corner

Be a Creature of Change

April 16, 2019

If change was easy, I would wake up an hour earlier every morning and go to the gym. I want to be that person, but alas, like so many others, I am a creature of habit. In fact, a study at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology confirmed that 90 percent of what most people do in any day follows routines so complete that their behavior can be predicted with just a few mathematical equations. The problem is—what if you are

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Tough Love

Why Is Your Income Static?

April 2, 2019

According to, the average US hairstylist’s income within their first 1 to 5 years of work will only increase by 3 percent. And from 10 to 15 years, their income is virtually static! This is both alarming and shocking, because professionals in the beauty industry have more direct control over their annual revenue than many other professions.

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Business Builders

Salon Loyalty Programs: Are They Worth It?

March 26, 2019

It seems like every business, big or small, has a loyalty program these days. With so much competition to win over consumers, it makes sense to offer incentives that will keep them coming back. One of the most important aspects of any loyalty program is, of course, the rewards! Which types of rewards will benefit both your clients and your bottom line?

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Tech Talk

Is It Time for a Website Overhaul?

March 19, 2019

When it comes to spring cleaning, we often think about decluttering our homes and closets. But what about your business—and more specifically—your online presence? Since your website is the online face of your brand, it's important to keep it up-to-date and relevant. If your website is still advertising holiday promotions, it's time for an overhaul!

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