A cancelled appointment can mean lost revenue if you don’t have enough time to fill it, so we’ve added an extra option to the appointment cancellation times in Kitomba 1. You can now choose to allow clients to cancel either 24 or 48 hours before their appointment, or not allow cancellations at all. Continue reading…
The end of the financial year can be overwhelming for salon, spa and clinic owners. Being a busy salon owner myself, I understand how hard it can be to stay on top of everything, especially when you are working in the business and have only limited time to work on it.
Good news! Our latest report lets you see any time your staff or rooms have been double booked, so you can easily make necessary changes ahead of time.
The report gives you the option to navigate directly to the conflicting appointments, allowing you to quickly make the changes required. Continue reading…
Are you finding it difficult to get clients through your door? Email marketing could be the answer you’re looking for.
In today’s competitive salon and spa market, you have to find ways to “cut through the noise” as consumers are bombarded everyday with tonnes of messages.
Key performance indicators (KPIs) are important for any type of business, but they’re what enables the hair and beauty industry to truly thrive.
Without clear goals, targets and indicators of business performance, it’s difficult to know where your business stands, and how to achieve the growth and profitability you desire.
Does your salon, spa or clinic have the wow-factor?
Client experience is important for the hair and beauty industry for many reasons. It has the potential to set your business apart from your competitors, keep your clients coming back, enhance your reputation and make you more successful.
The end of the financial year comes around at the same time every year, and yet each time it can seem like a surprise. The good news is if you’ve been using Kitomba it’s easy to get much of the information you need to keep your accountant and the tax man happy.
Choosing software for your salon or spa is a big decision. You’ll rely on it to help your business function on a day-to-day basis, as well as supporting your business as you grow, so it needs to have all the functionality you need.
Whether or not you should take deposits for appointments made at your salon, spa or clinic is often a hot topic in the hair and beauty industry. However, there are a number of reasons you should think about collecting deposits for appointments, and here are the four most important!
The average client spend for hair and beauty in both New Zealand and Australia is constantly increasing, and reached an all-time high following lockdown restrictions in Q2 2020, which remained elevated in Q4 2020.
We delved deep into the data to find out what’s behind the increasing client spend, and how you can use this information to increase client spend for your own salon, spa or clinic.