How Much is Your Beauty or Barbering Business Worth Today?

It’s a question on all of our minds, right? Here’s a simple calculation that will help you determine how much you could potentially sell your business for today. Please note that this is an estimate. Did you hear ShearShare cofounder & CEO Dr. Tye Caldwell share details on his January 2019 Webinar titled, “Thinking & […]

Check out the Money Making Calculator!

Original post published here Happy New Year, ShearSharers! It’s 2019, so it’s probably safe to say that you’re looking for more cash flow in the new year. To help you get a clearer vision on how to create that cash flow, we are sharing a great resource we’ve come across. This calculator allows you to input […]

Tips on Growing Your Salon in 2019

Read original post HERE Real entrepreneurs are open minded professionals who strive for new ideas, concepts in finding solutions. As many of you are aware, the costs of owning your own business will continue to escalate, especially after the new proposed tax increases, new labor laws, minimum wage and overtime mandates, and more. These and […]

Ohio Governor Kasich Signs Occupational Licensing Reform Bill, Increasing Market Competition

Read original article HERE Written by: Andrew Shirley   Governor John Kasich signed Senate Bill 255 (SB 255) Friday, reforming Ohio’s occupational licensing laws, some of which are considered to be the most economically crippling in the country. The law will require Ohio’s state legislature to examine every occupational licensing board in the state, assess their […]

5 Social Media Marketing Myths Debunked

It wasn’t so long ago that some pundits deemed social media little more than a millennial fad—one with only a modest potential for return, if any; thus, unworthy of any real marketing investment. Currently, however, there are 1.8 billion users of social networks, according to Statista; and at least 74% of online adults use social networks, Pew […]

The Increasing Value of Old-School Barbershops in Today’s Community

Barbershops have always been that community-driven and small business staple that has brought men together for decades. It was said that if you want to know anything–from current events to politics to sports–the barbershop is the place to get information of all sorts. The reason? Because men and women from all walks of life come […]

What’s Your Mission in the Beauty Industry?

Read original article HERE Written by: Jaime Schrabeck What’s your mission in the beauty industry? To improve the lives of others, to express your creativity, to support your family? All three? None of the above? Regardless of motivations and goals, we define ourselves by our profession: salon owner, stylist, nail artist, esthetician, etc. Yet, we simultaneously […]

Taking the Sting Out of Turnover

Read original article HERE Turnover in the hair salon industry is not news. It happens and will continue to be a concern to all salon owners. What is of importance is how you deal with owning and managing a successful salon knowing stylists that you have trained, promoted and encouraged, will leave. “Knowing that stylists […]