The beauty industry is booming! According to Quikstone Capital, the salon industry is expected to outperform the United States general economy over the coming years. No matter if you're a salon owner, commissioned stylist, or independent stylist, there are real opportunities for you to increase your annual income.
Let’s be honest, being a stylist can be super rewarding. You get to be creative on a daily basis, build relationships with your clients, and use your skills to really impact the way they feel about themselves! But, are most professionals reaching their full financial potential?
As consumers increasingly turn to Instagram and Pinterest for hair inspo, it's important to keep your social pages fresh and current. But, don't forget about the in-salon experience! How are you inspiring your clients with new looks on a regular basis?
In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to share a few tips that can easily be applied to your salon and make a big impact on the environment. As philosopher Edmund Burke once said, “Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little."
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. The problem is—what if you are a creature of BAD habits? For hairstylists, bad habits can sabotage your business and your career.