Archive for Month: March 2017

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AVOIDING NO-SHOWS OR CANCELLATIONS

This can be quite a challenge for shopfronts as well as home salons. Nobody wants to have an appointment book full and have 1 or more people not show up or cancel at the last minute. This could spell disaster for you with loss of income, loss of time that […]

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IT TAKES A SPECIAL KIND OF PERSON TO RUN A BUSINESS…

Some of the traits I see in successful people and up & coming successful business owners (because you can tell who will make it and who won’t), I notice there are some specific traits that they possess which practically guarantees their success. I am highly intrigued and continue to research […]

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THE ARE NO PROBLEMS, ONLY SOLUTIONS

This morning I watched a video from Armando Cristian Perez – better known as Pitbull. This is what he said: “There’s no losing, only learning. There’s no failure, only opportunities, and There’s no problems only solutions.” And he talks about how the most successful people made their success from what […]

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RAISE YOUR STANDARDS

As I was listening to an audiobook earlier today, one thing stood out. If you ask any successful person in business, they will tell you they had to raise their standards before they reached their ultimate goals. You see, your world right now, is a reflection of your thinking, yesterday […]

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YOUR DECISIONS WILL CREATE YOUR DESTINY

This is an incredibly powerful statement if you think about it for a minute. Your decisions do create your destiny because it’s in the moments that you decide upon something, that is when things change. Let me explain with a story. Let’s say you want to look after your health. […]

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WHEN YOUR ON THE OTHER SIDE

One of the joys of being a hairdresser is being able to sit on the chair yourself and enjoy getting pampered. I especially when you know the level of work that’s involved.   As I sit here getting my hair done, I reflect on being the client in the chair […]

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THE “I’M GONNA’ SYNDROME

Have you found yourself caught up in the ‘I’m Gonna” syndrome? I’m gonna get more clients I’m gonna sell more retail I’m gonna do more marketing I’m gonna get on top of my paperwork I’m gonna, gonna, gonna, gonna…….   And You Don’t. Sound familiar? It’s very easy to get […]

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DO WHAT EVERYONE ELSE DOES, GET STANDARD RESULTS

When your busy watching what everyone else is doing and think you must do the same, chances are you’ll get standard results. After all, you are copying everyone else so why would you think you’ll do better? What’s going to help your potential clients see more value in you than […]

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ATRACTING CLIENTELE ON LOW OR NO BUDGET

This is a question the gets asked a lot by business owners, especially in the early stages. How do I attract clients with no advertising budget? Coming from someone who built a business with no budget for marketing (except for paying for shipping for business cards), I know a thing […]

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WHY IT PAYS TO CONSCIOUSLY CREATE YOUR REALITY

(I’m getting philosophical on you…) As I picked up one of my favourite books, The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. Gerber, I realised there was some folded up paper in the back cover which was some questions asked in them book about my primary aim. As I opened it up […]