ShearShare Wins Tech. Co Startup of the Year 2016!

At this year’s Innovate! and Celebrate, McKinney, TX-based startup and YC Fellow ShearShare won first place in the Startup of the Year competition. Chosen from an initial batch of nearly 1,000 startups and after semi-finalist competition against approximately 50 other startups in the Startup of the Year race, ShearShare convinced judges that they deserved the top spot […]

Top 3 Business Must-Haves for Salons in 2016

Originally authored by Salon Sites, reprinted. Entire post can be found here: https://salonsites.co.uk/top-3-business-must-haves-for-salons-2016/ 1.Mobile-friendly EVERYTHING It’s official; more than half of emails are opened on mobile devices and for the first time ever, more than half of all Google searches now occur on mobile devices. A mobile-friendly website has the ability to fit into any screen […]

The First-Ever Social Media Summit for Salon Community

Miami, Florida : October 21-22, 2016 Presented by Luxury Brand Partners in collaboration with American Salon magazine, Idealogue is bringing together the leading minds in social media to explore the future of digital for salons and stylists. For more information and pricing, visit www.luxurybrandpartners.com/idealogue.

Why Cosmetology and Barbering are Favored Occupations

Did you know? People share more with their hairdresser or barber than they do with their counselor or psychologist. The global beauty market is worth an estimated $265 billion USD. (That’s billion with a B.) In 2012, U.S. barbers, hairdressers, and cosmetologists held about 856,200 jobs. Nearly half were self-employed. The number of U.S. industry operators […]