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Have You Heard… E7 with Lacey Hunter-Felton

By Jack Howard / March 23, 2021

Hunter Collective Our industry is evolving, freelancing is capturing the imagination of hair experts and new co-workspaces are opening across the country. Hunter Collective opened its doors in 2017 and since then we have had the opportunity to experience the incredible impact of co-working, the opportunities it creates, and the positive work-life balance which can be shared. The option to embrace a community-focused, collaborative and mindful…

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Have You Heard… with Ryan Power

By Jack Howard / March 9, 2021

WHY EMAIL? As twenty-first-century methods of communication go, email is hardly the sexiest. Or the newest. However, it’s worthy of a place in any salon marketer’s toolkit for a number of reasons. When my wife and I owned our day spa and salon in Bournemouth, we had the surprising secret weapon that generated us business…

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Have You Heard… E6 with Hunter Collective

By Jack Howard / March 2, 2021

Finding The Right Co-Working Space with Hunter Collective  Our industry is evolving, freelancing is capturing the imagination of hair experts and new co-workspaces are opening across the country. Hunter Collective opened its doors in 2017 and since then we have had the opportunity to experience the incredible impact of co-working, the opportunities it creates and the positive work-life balance which can be shared.…

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Have You Heard… E5 with Simon Ellis

By Jack Howard / February 16, 2021

Why create a hair collection? Have a clear reason/understanding as to what and what you are doing the project If for salon/personal, who is your target audience, where will images be placed,  what is the usage (salon display, client PR, salon /education services/self promotion) as this will define the creative style/commerciality If third party Award,…

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Have You Heard… E4 with Simon Shaw

By Jack Howard / February 9, 2021

Common themes I hear when people that come on my courses are “I lose my way”, “I always finish presenting and think, I forgot to say half of what I wanted to say” or“I get so nervous I want to be sick or run-away”. I believe presenting is a skill that can be learnt, just…

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Have You Heard… E3 with Caroline Sanderson

By Jack Howard / February 5, 2021

The Salon Jedi Caroline Sanderson’s Top 10 Tips for Post- Covid Profitability Instagram: @thesalonjedi 1. Relookatyourexpenses:nowisthetimetolookatwhereyourmoneyisgoingandwhere you can save. Rent, insurance and utilities may need renewing, so make sure you are comparing to get the best deal and lower prices. Check your accounts regularly to monitor outgoings and incoming figures. 2. Charge your worth: It…

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Have you heard… E2 with David Drew

By Jack Howard / February 3, 2021

We all want to be financially free, to do what we want, as and when we want to with our lives and our money!  The global pandemic and Brexit makes getting your finances in order even more critically important: the stakes could not be higher!  Our wonderful hair and personal care sector saw a fantastic…

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Have You Heard… E1 KIT.STUDIOS

By Jack Howard / February 2, 2021

Likes, Comments, Shares, Saves and Follows; The five key ingredients to becoming the next “Jack Howard”on socials. But how you might ask? Common phrases people use when discussing their social media often sound something like: “My posts aren’t getting enough engagement”, “I can’t seem to grow my online following”, or “I have nothing to post”.…

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How You Should Really Be Using Shampoo

By Sally Learmouth / July 15, 2019

Of all the many different kinds of hair product found on a bathroom shelf, it’s pretty likely that everyone will have a bottle of shampoo as a staple. But there’s a lot more to using shampoo properly than just massaging it onto your scalp and washing away; finding the right one and using it correctly…

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Highlights Have Never Gone Out Of Fashion. Here’s Why…

By Sally Learmouth / May 6, 2019

The most enduring beauty ideals always have their roots in good health – and highlights are no exception. Along with smooth skin and clear, sparkly eyes, hair that glimmers and which contains some lighter portions through lengths suggests a good, rounded lifestyle with plenty of time outdoors.  And their effect doesn’t end with the hair…

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