Too many people are looking for quick fix marketing solutions for their salon. But, there are no shortcuts. So, what’s the most important thing to focus on?
Making sure your team deliver the company vision is 100% down to your ability to communicate it. How can you expect them to offer certain levels of service if you’ve maybe never explained how or, more importantly, why?
Each salon has different considerations, but understanding the balance between size and location for a new salon is essential. You must work out the numbers…
When you start a new hair salon on beauty salon, cash is king – not just when it comes to setting up your salon, but also your first few years of trading. Understanding Cash Flow is essential.
A crucial element of employing and managing beauty therapists is the fact that they are all different. If you try the same blanket management with all of your therapists, you will inevitably come up against a range of of staffing issues.
Whether you run a hair salon or a beauty salon, making a profit is the reason you probably took the risk of setting up your business and if you already run a salon, the chances are you know that making money is one challenge – keeping the cash in the business is another one altogether.
Making sure you focus on what makes a profit for your beauty salon is much more important that listening to hearsay, especially when many brands sell cheaper online.
I had lunch today with someone who suggested I write down my experiences of the mistakes I’ve made running a beauty salon, and those I now see others making.
Making mistakes in business is a great way to gain experience, but it’s even better when you can learn from other peoples mistakes.