A New Front Against Domestic Abuse: The Hairstylist’s Chair

Written by Christine Hauser of the New York Times. Read the article in its entirety here. In the two decades that Angela Smith has been a hairstylist in Chicago, she has heard countless intimate stories from the women who have sat in her chair. Most times the banter is carefree. But sometimes, there are whispers […]

Barbers Included in Jobs That Will Have the Biggest Talent Shortages in 2017

In a new @fastcompany article by writer Lydia Dishman, economists argue that we’ll continue to see a sheer volume of demand for jobs like pharmacy technicians, veterinarians, and . . . drum roll, please . . . barbers!  As the war for talent rages, jobs experts take a hard look at the data and surface which are most in demand. When you […]

Salon and Spa Marketing Calendar 2017

Get this free marketing calendar to start increasing sales today care of Millennium Systems International. 2017 is a new year and our friends at Millennium want you to be prepared! We know running a salon or spa can be hectic, that’s why they have created a 2017 Marketing Calendar for owners. This easy-to-read guide will help you organize […]

Open Letter: A Christmas Wish List for Salon Owners and Stylists

by Jon Gonzalez As we prepare to enter a new year and new challenges, I put together a wish list in the hopes of making 2017 a better year — a year that will bring you, your business, and your team new opportunities and a better quality of life. I do hope we can make […]

ShearShare is “So Cool,” a Mix of Entrepreneurship, Corporate Experience, & Tech

Shaquita Graham, Founder of BlackTekLab.net, debunks a few myths on building success and discusses what it means to be a smart “business builder” and how that relates to technology. In the second segment of her video podcast around minute 5:15, Ms. Graham takes a look at our cofounders, Dr. Tye & Courtney Caldwell, creators of the new […]