Synopses & Reviews
Creating a salon or spa from scratch can be a daunting task. Successful Salon and Spa Management, Sixth Edition cuts through the confusion and provides you with a clear understanding of what it takes to run a salon or spa. From understanding the differences in what type of salon or spa you want to open, all the way through financing and operating for profit, you will learn the ins and outs of building a business and keeping it productive. Whether you are a student or a practicing professional, Successful Salon Management, Sixth Edition will put your on the right track to salon ownership and profitability.
Successful Salon Management, 5th Edition, is an ideal guide for anyone interested in owning a salon. From proper use of space to selecting employees, this updated 5th edition covers all of the necessary areas a salon owner needs to know to establish and maintain a successful business. New chapters include a review of computers and proper salon use, as well as a review of labor law and employment issues.
About the Author
Terry Folawn has over 30 years of experience in the beauty industry as a stylist, trainer, manager, and business owner. She has been the owner of The Spa @ Folawn's in San Antonio, Texas, a premier salon and spa, for over 17 years, and a published author. One of Terry's most cherished accomplishments of yet is My Princess and Me, a charity event she and daughter started in 2004 and run to support the fight against child abuse. Terry truly believes that continuing education and professionalism and an unwavering belief in the human sprit will remain the determining factors to make us successful.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Salon Types and Their Locations. Chapter 2 Types of Leases and Rent Agreements. Chapter 3 Permits, Public Utilities, and Insurance. Chapter 4 Financing the New Salon. Chapter 5 Decorating and Arranging the Reception Area. Chapter 6 Decorating and Arranging the Styling Area. Chapter 7 The Supply Room. Chapter 8 Salon Personnel. Chapter 9 Labor Related Laws. Chapter 10 Salon Operating Costs. Chapter 11 Salon Forms and Items for Record Keeping. Chapter 12 Use of Beauty Schools by Beauty Salons. Chapter 13 Salon Advertising. Chapter 14 Merchandising (Selling) in a Beauty Salon. Chapter 15 Key Points for Successful Salon Operation Reviewed.