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The Grown Up Life of a Small Business Owner

“I’m trying to make sure my ends meet up | But I can’t do it with my two feet up” is how a song goes. Hair stylists, beauty professionals, nail technicians, massage therapists, gym owners, dentists, fitness trainers, psychologists, driving instructors, pet groomers, cleaning services professionals, teachers, barbers, photographers, real estate managers, electricians, mechanics, etc. are small business owners who use Appointfix online appointment manager as part of their daily business routine. Having all their appointments with them all the time on their phone in their pocket, and on a tablet at work is very practical and convenient. Appointfix feature… Read More

Appointfix Team Members Participated in a National IT Contest

A team from Mobiversal, the company that owns Appointfix app, participated this past weekend at HackTM, a national IT contest held for the first time in Oradea. Our team members participated in the event and we’d like to share some details with our app users. This way you can get to know us more, see our passion and find out about our interests. The contest was called a “hackathon”. What’s that exactly you might wonder. A “hackathon” is a programming or engineering marathon in the field of Information Technology. The word comes from “hacking” and “marathon” put together.… Read More

Apple launches new services: Apple TV+, Apple Card, Apple News+

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2019/03/highlights-from-apples-keynote-event/ In the world of technology and apps, there are some big news which we’re sharing below. A quick note before that: about half of our users are running Appointfix app on Apple devices, many of them being super passionate fans of the bitten apple products, so they’ll be excited to read more details here. This article is not about our app and how you can manage your appointments and send automated text reminders to your clients from your cool iOS devices. Though if you’re an iOS user and this is the first time reading us, if you’re looking for… Read More

35 Client Reminder Templates + Thank You Messages For Hair Salons

As a small business owner, with Appointfix, you have a number of very useful strategic features to manage your appointments and send the best text message reminders to your clients. Here’s some inspiration for hairstylists, barbers and beauty industry professionals. Specific reminder templates – ready to use text messages – to inspire you as you set your friendly text message reminders for your salon clients. As announced here, up until now you had just one template for the reminders that were sent to your clients. With our latest update though, you can now define and use different messages. What’s… Read More

Now You Can Define Multiple Templates for Messages

Up until now you had just one template for the reminders that got sent to your clients, but with our latest update you can now define and use different messages. What’s also new and helpful is that you can send a message even after the appointment. You can use a template when you create the appointment: Instant booking notificationYour appointment with Lisa/Butterfly Studio on DATE at START TIME has been successfully booked. To reschedule, please call (917) 478-3387. Then you can send a different message when the appointment is coming up: Reminder Just a reminder from Lisa/Butterfly Studio about your… Read More

Google Just Launched LOOKOUT New App for Visually Impaired

Google is up to something brilliant! Before getting into it though, we should honestly admit and share with you that we weren’t happy campers since Google started to restrict the use of SMS and call log permissions, a policy change that affected Appointfix app Android users. The reason being that our users couldn’t have fully automated reminders sent through their phone anymore. An extra tap was required from our users for their reminders to be sent. Quite a big inconvenience for our users and we did everything we could to help our clients (while being saddened when Appointfix scheduling… Read More

Happy International Women’s Day | Uplifting Quotes

Happy International Women's Day! Appointfix If you’re a small business owner using Appointfix for managing your appointments, you’re probably a talented individual, a very hard working professional in the beauty, health & fitness or other industry – a woman that deserves tons of respect and loads of flowers, chocolate and compliments. This post is for you in the form of sweet little quotes to inspire you and some to make you laugh today, on your special day. International Women’s Day is celebrated around the globe on March 8th each year – which is TODAY. For all the great women out there, please remember today and… Read More

What Our Clients Are Saying | Appointment Book Honest Feedback Part 2

Appointfix schedule app for small business owners “Amazing tool for my hair clientele. No one can say they forgot about their hair appointments! A professional addition to my business,” one client confesses. Another one says: “I have been using Appointfix for a few months now. It has made mine and my clients lives much easier! Anytime I have a question or concern they are very quick at responding. I definitely recommend this scheduling app to anyone with an appointment based career!” #Appointfix When describing their Appointfix experience, thousands of users are using short, but very positive words like: “it works as it should”, “keeps me organized”,… Read More

What Our Clients Are Saying | Appointment Book Honest Feedback Part 1

Appointfix app, The Modern Appointment Book - an app helping professionals and small businesses easily schedule appointments and reduce client no-shows using automated text reminders. “I am a self employed hairstylist. I wanted a simple app to keep a schedule and generate reminders for my clients. After installing and uninstalling MANY apps, I found Appointfix. Easy to navigate, customizable, and very affordable. I had simple questions and customer service responded within the same day. Highly recommend!! Thanks, Appointfix!” We’re a team of enthusiast young people here at Appointfix, doing our best to give you a helpful tool, the best appointments manager & scheduling app out there for small business owners and independent professionals in the beauty, health, sports & fitness industry. Our responsibility is… Read More

11 Time Management Tips for Small Business Owners

“It is not enough to be busy… The question is what are we busy about?” – Henry David Thoreau “Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.” – Zig Ziglar The best way to measure your time is to schedule everything and to be mindful of where your times goes. You can download a time management app like Toggl to see where you time goes, how much time you spend on projects and different tasks. Here are some ideas and tips you can ponder on and get the ones that work for… Read More