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Why marketing like a boss isn’t enough

9 Apr 2019 by Estelle Carroll

Your Instagram page is hot! Amongst your followers you list people from across the globe and even other industry professionals. You have thousands of Facebook followers, mint photos, gorgeous branding, stunning models, a swag of relatable hashtags. You have so much going on. You’ve got high tech gadgets, luxe fittings and your space looks incredible. You’ve branded everything in sight, from towels and coffee cups to surveys, t-shirts, caps, business cards and vouchers. Everything’s matchy-matchy.

It appears your business is absolutely killing it. But is it?

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Improved analytics tracking for Online Booking with Google Tag Manager

2 Apr 2019 by Kitomba

You can now add Google Tag Manager to your Online Booking site. This enables you to better track visitors between your website and your Online Booking site and allows you to add the functionality of other platforms to Online Booking. Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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In salon training

Five super reasons to train your team

28 Mar 2019 by Malcolm Gibbons

The biggest complaint I hear from disgruntled salon owners is that their staff up and leave after receiving comprehensive service and ongoing technical training, taking all that knowledge with them for the benefit of the next place they work! Unfortunately, there are too many owners with this fearful mindset around training. But, have you ever considered the value of training employees in the art of giving GREAT service? Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Girl creating Reasons in Kitomba 1

Reasons in Kitomba 1

25 Mar 2019 by Kitomba

We’ve added the ability to manage Reasons for petty cash, leave and custom time to Kitomba 1. This feature is being released over the coming weeks and can be found in Kitomba 1 Settings.

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Detox your work relationships

21 Mar 2019 by Kitomba

You want your salon, spa, or clinic to be a great place to work in order to attract and retain fantastic staff, who create a great place for your clients to visit so they refer their friends! A huge part of creating that environment are the relationships your team have with one another. Here are eight ways to foster positive relationships in your workplace. Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Kitomba 1 Appointment Book

New mobile friendly Kitomba 1 Appointment Book

18 Mar 2019 by Kitomba

The Kitomba 1 Appointment Book is now mobile friendly. No matter where you are or which device you’re using, you can easily view and update the Appointment Book. Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
Estelle Carroll

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Shaping an amazing team

9 no-nonsense tips for shaping an amazing salon team

13 Mar 2019 by Kai Schnitzler

Stepping into the role of salon owner, where you want to build an amazing salon team, can feel daunting. Yet, having the right team behind you as your salon, spa or clinic grows is more than an advantage – it’s an absolute must-have. Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Be sustainable with Kitomba

8 ways to get sustainable with Kitomba

19 Feb 2019 by Kitomba

Kitomba is committed to helping our customers be more sustainable. What you may not know is just how many ways our software supports sustainability. Here are 8 ways to get sustainable with Kitomba! Continue reading…

Business tips

Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Step up your sustainability Feature

Step up your sustainability

18 Feb 2019 by Kitomba

Becoming a more sustainable salon, spa or clinic can be challenging. But with some research, fresh ideas and by focusing on implementing one change at a time, you’ll quickly start to see results. Here are some tips to help get the ideas flowing! Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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Sustainability in your salon

Sustainability and your salon: Where on earth do you start?

12 Feb 2019 by Jay Chapman

Climate change, carbon footprint, green energy, clean energy…. It’s no wonder we get overwhelmed with knowing where to start to reduce our impact on the environment. Below I have listed some simple steps to help you reduce your impact to what is now a global problem. Let’s go! Continue reading…

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Estelle Carroll

Estelle Carroll

Zing Coach, The Zing Project
Estelle has mastered balance. She’s run her own award-winning salon – showing continued growth, profitability and team loyalty – while raising two children and sidelining as a singer and performing. How? By putting systems in place and growing a team to support her dream of being there for her family without feeling weighed down by business.

Estelle realised other salon owners would love to have the incredible team, substantial money and freedom of time she’d created in her business. Driven to be a part of making that happen, she sought out a coaching group with core values aligned to her own. ZING was a stand-out. And she’s been making amaZING salon magic happen ever since.
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