How can we understand them better!? When I was researching online for this blog I googled the term ‘Millennials’ My search results contained info I already knew like, they are the generation after generation X, according to Wikipedia they are born anywhere between early 1980 – early 2000’s (which means I’m one!) I also found other interesting info on the traits associated with Millennials such as: http://www.bambooconsulting.nz/blog/the-millennial-generation
Can you squeeze some more from your stock spend? Generally the two biggest outlays in the salon budget are stock and wages. Stock spend is an area of your business that can easily spin out of control but luckily, like anything in your salon, http://www.bambooconsulting.nz/blog/can-you-squeeze-some-more-from-your-stock-spend
Being a small to medium sized business owner generally means there are always lots of plates to spin … just when you have one area of your business whizzing around another starts to wobble and so your focus moves to that plate before it topples.Your business is just like a dinner set, some plates are bigger and more valuable than others!
Lack of productivity can be a killer for any business. Brenda Perham from Bamboo Salon Consulting shares her tips to keep both productivity and profitability moving in the right direction! A great read!
When you own or work in the hair and beauty industry it’s easy to let your feelings and emotions run your business rather than your numbers. But at the end of the day you own a business and a business needs to make a profit to survive, grow and of course give you a return on your investment. Now is a good time of year to step away from the feelings about your business and look at the cold hard facts… how are you tracking so far in 2015?