Is it true that gel is better for the natural nail than acrylic? Do nails need to breathe? Will your clients leave if you raise your prices? Today Habib and Tracey are going to discuss some of the most common nail myths- and let you know whether they’re true or not.
Have you ever had a challenging nail service due to distractions in the salon? Today Habib and Tracey discuss many of the potential distractions (phones, boyfriends, food) and how to successfully communicate your policies with your client in a clear and respectful way.
As a nail tech should you offer discounts, promotions, or loyalty programs? If so, what is the appropriate time to run a special sale? Today Habib and Tracey give their take on when and how nail pros should offer deals for their clients.
On today’s episode Habib and Tracey talk about how to get more exposure for your nail business on social media. They discuss how to use Gary Vaynerchuk’s $1.80 Strategy and location marketing to grow not only your Instagram following, but your clientele as well.
Today Habib and Tracey are going to talk about price competition between both nail techs and salons. They talk about pricing your services according your local market, undercutting, and perceived value based on price.
On today’s Biz Talk, Habib and Tracey are talking about expectations versus reality in the nail salon. Sometimes it's better to be honest with your clients about which services you can actually provide them rather than trying to give them whatever they want- and failing.
Today’s Biz Talk features special guest Will Truong, who shares his inspirational story of overcoming adversity. Will Truong was able to battle not only poverty, abuse, and prejudice, but also the possibility of permanent paralysis. He continues to inspire others to not give in to overwhelming circumstances but channel their inner pride, courage, and strength to overcome any obstacle.
There are some topics of conversation that are better to avoid in the nail salon. Today Habib and Tracey discuss what topics are best to steer clear of and how to defuse a conversation if it begins to get uncomfortable.
It’s time for another Q&A session with Habib and Tracey! Today they cover cancellation policies, ski slope nails, best chairs for nail techs, and more!
Holiday nail season is officially here! Today Habib and Tracey talk about how nail techs can prepare for the season and what they should expect.