Blog / Inspiration

How these top salons beat COVID-19 this week

While last week was grim and gloomy in the world of online bookings for our clients, the first few days of this week were BUSY… and things aren't slowing down. When we dug into the numbers we were seeing, we found some absolute 🌟 star performers 🌟. We asked them how they did it - and they told us. Find out how.
May / 28 / 2020
Clea Harbison
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Blog / Building my business

Partnership ideas ‘cause teamwork makes the dream work!

As you try to rebuild your business, let’s focus on working together to get our communities back to normalcy. Work with each other, rather than against each other and leverage each other’s customer bases. It’s time to partner-up so we can all level-up!
May / 26 / 2020
Caitlin Adamson
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Blog / Building my business

11 SMS Best Practice Tips from Message Media

SMS marketing is one of THE most powerful forms of marketing in your toolkit. The pros at Message Media (AKA Shortcuts’ fab SMS provider) say that 90% of text messages are read within 90 seconds. Heck, that’s quick! Straight from the horse’s mouth, we’re delivering all of Message Media’s best practice tips for sending effective SMS campaigns.
May / 22 / 2020
Caitlin Adamson
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Blog / Building my business

We interviewed our resident Google Guru, Naomi!

We sat down with our little resident Google guru, Naomi, to chat about how you can leverage the power of Google to communicate with your clients and establish your online presence.
May / 20 / 2020
Caitlin Adamson
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Blog / Building my business

COVID Recovery Planning: Getting Back to Business

We are FINALLY starting to see the light at the end of the very long COVID-tunnel. With hair and beauty businesses allowed to start operating somewhat normally, it’s time to get your ducks in a row so your business is ready for clients again if you did close…
May / 18 / 2020
Caitlin Adamson
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Don’t miss these Mother’s Day money-makers

It’s time to remind your clients that there’s still an important reason to celebrate just around the corner. This weekend in fact – Mother’s Day is on Sunday 10 May.
May / 05 / 2020
Clea Harbison
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