Last year at Hair Biz Forum during an interview I mentioned that my businesses, Chumba Concept Salon, are endevouring to go ‘paperless’. In reply to several enquiring emails that I’ve kindly received since I thought I’d share the why’s and how’s of our Paperless project. Why go Paperless? There’s lots of reasons to banish paper [...]
I don’t mean to startle you, but I think you should know some of your salon product is falling victim to the five finger discount. I’m no fear monger – I don’t parade down Main Street on the weekend wearing a sandwich board proclaiming, “The End of the World is Nigh”, or worse still, “Fluro is sooooo Making a Comeback”. I’m just telling it to you straight. If you don’t have strict stock management systems in place, you’re losing money on product – guaranteed!
Who Cares About The Environment?
I do, but who’s with me?
Hairdressing salons are not known for being Green. Our energy consumption is high, to say the least. When you think about air-conditioning in summer, heating in winter, hairdryers going all day, lighting, towel washing and drying, you get the picture.