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Free Printable Barbershop Loyalty Card Templates

Jan 15, 2021

Every business owner knows how precious every client is, and how important it is to provide them a great customer experience. Here’s something that you’ll want to know: acquiring a new customer can cost five times more than retaining an existing one. Statistics show that increasing customer retention by 5% can increase your profits from 25% to 95%. If you’re asking yourself why should you invest so much money and effort in keeping your clients loyal to your barbershop, here’s the answer: a loyal client will keep choosing you and not your competitors, will keep recommending you in order… Read More→

Diana Muresan

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Inspiration

Best Beard Styles 2021: What Beards Are Trending This Year

Jan 14, 2021

I think you’ll agree with me when I say: beards are the element that give men a more masculine, mature and independent air.  Are beards in for 2021? Totally yes, and that means it’s time to refresh your look. Facial hair changes the shape of a man’s face and completely modifies the way he looks like, so give up on the traditional shape that you used to wear and give a try to the best beard styles in 2021.  A survey conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Honest Amish concluded that about 33% of American males have facial hair of… Read More→

Diana Muresan

Business tips

How to Announce a Salon Price Increase Without Losing Clients

Jan 6, 2021

Price changes in the beauty industry come as a natural thing to do from time to time. They are necessary, especially if you deliver high-quality results on top of all the costs the industry sets. Also, it’s important to keep in mind that the cost of living is going up every year. If you think it’s time for a price increase, it shouldn’t be something that affects your night sleep because you’re afraid of losing clients. Yes, some of them will probably leave, but this will offer you the perfect opportunity to select your clientele.  It may seem difficult to… Read...

Aimee L.

Inspiration

12 Best Gifts For Dog Groomers in 2020

Jan 5, 2021

Dog groomers love dogs; there’s no way around this. But what gifts do they love? If you wonder what the best gifts for dog groomers are, you’re in the right place.  Read on to get some inspiration for the most fun, useful and creative gifts for a dog groomer. If you own a dog that needs grooming every once in a while, you already have a favorite dog groomer that has built a connection with both you and your dog, and you would like to surprise him with a great gift.  Or maybe a friend, family member, or loved one… Read More→

Gabriela Popa

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16 Best Gift Ideas for Therapists and Counselors in 2020

Dec 21, 2020

Gifting your therapist or counselor may not be such a common thing to do because they don’t want to cross the line of being professional and helpful to you as an objective person. Showing appreciation towards them through a gift is not forbidden, but it may be frowned upon if you’re overdoing it. Don’t worry. There are a few things you can offer to your therapist or counselor as a gift during or when you’re about to finish the sessions. Annie Wright, LMFT, Psychotherapist, Founder of Evergreen Counseling, says that a general rule to follow when picking a gift… Read More→

Aimee L.

Inspiration

7 Beauty Industry Trends To Align To In 2021

Dec 18, 2020

This is a real fact: 4 out of 5 women in America stated that they regularly follow the latest beauty industry trends. The average annual spend on cosmetics in the United States comes to $3000 USD. Beauty is one of the most competitive industries out there, its revenues in the U.S. being estimated to about 49.2 billion U.S. dollars in 2019. Well, something is pretty clear: if you’re working in the beauty industry, you have to align to the industry’s trends, or you’ll risk losing your clients. Brands are constantly reinventing themselves trying to always be better than their… Read More→

Diana Muresan

Inspiration

Free January 2021 Calendar Wallpapers – Desktop & Mobile

Dec 17, 2020

Are you looking for a January 2021 calendar desktop wallpaper? In the spirit of new beginnings, we’re here with a new freebie: some January 2021 calendar wallpapers that will fit perfectly your mobile and laptop screen. We all have New Year’s resolutions and objectives to follow when a new year comes, and here’s something that will always contribute to achieving your goals: time. And what better way to stay organized and avoid confusing Monday with Wednesday than by always having a calendar at hand? We’ve rounded up some free January 2021 calendar wallpapers that will keep you in line with… Read...

Diana Muresan

Appointfix updates

User Experience Improvements In Appointfix

Dec 15, 2020

Having a fast and easy appointment scheduling system is essential for your business. As many of you requested an easier way to add personal events on the calendar after our last update, we’ve made some improvements and simplified the process.  Tap on the calendar to quickly create an appointment From now on, when you tap on the calendar on a specific time slot, it will directly open the New appointment screen. This setting was especially created to help you book appointments faster, without any effort. It only takes one click to book the desired time slot.  Long press on the… Read More→

Diana Muresan

Business tips

Salon Reception Area Ideas

Dec 10, 2020

Decorating your salon waiting room might be one of the most important aspects in your business. Why? Because it is the place that creates the first impression about your salon, and that is the place where your clients stay for a while before enjoying your services. This is a real fact: it is essential to understand that a hair and beauty salon aesthetics play a huge role in making your clients come back to you. If they’ll feel comfortable and enjoy simply being there, then lucky you. Why is it important to have a salon reception area? Every small detail… Read More→

Diana Muresan