How to Attend a Trade Show by Debbie Doerrlamm
Attending a trade show or seminar is a fantastic means of learning about new products and new techniques.
A trade show can be daunting for the shy and provide eye candy for the not so shy, but everyone will come away rejuvenated and eager to get back to work.
Seminars, depending on how large or small, can give you demonstrations to watch as well as provide you with an opportunity to have some hands-on experiences. read more>
Pursue Every Educational Opportunity You Can by PC Geigle
Finally, you have made it through those grueling months of cosmetology college and the state has awarded you a practitioner's license.
Motivation, talent and certification are all you need, right?
Not quite -- course completion and certification are only the beginning. Your real education starts the minute you pass your boards. read more>
The Changing World of Salon Education by Amy Colvin
Hair shows are exciting, inspiring and fun. They are also, by today's standards, a big expense to the exhibitors, educators and salon professionals. A salon is only able to send a few employees to these shows, hoping they learn enough to pass on to the rest of the staff, but usually something gets lost in translation or is forgotten. Wouldn't it be great to be able to send the entire staff? Or bring the educator to the salon? read more>
The Proof is in the Results by Steve Gomez
It was an ordinary Monday afternoon when the phone rang. When I answered, I heard, "Steve, this is Terry." It was not our usual scheduled call, so I became prepared to coach her through any number of unexpected occurrences that accompany owning any salon business. read more>
2011 NAHA Winners Announced
The North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), a Professional Beauty Association (PBA) event and the most prestigious hairstyling and makeup competition in North America, is pleased to announce the NAHA 2011 winners. The winners were recognized July 31, 2011 during a star-studded ceremony held at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. check out the winners here>
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