Tips for making a salon successful

3 simple ways to make your salon more successful

14 Oct 2020 by Kitomba

Success. We’re all striving for it but how do we achieve it? There are many ways to grow your business, but what methods are proven to work for hair and beauty salons?

If you want to know how to make a salon successful, here are three simple things you can do that will drive revenue and increase client satisfaction and loyalty.
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Introducing targets to your team

How to introduce targets to your team for rapid growth

12 Oct 2020 by Kitomba

If you’re not sure how to introduce targets to your team at your salon, spa or clinic, we’ve got some tips to ensure they’re a success!

This short guide covers everything you need to know about introducing targets to your team in a way that inspires and encourages them to do the best work they can, rather than feel pressured or discouraged. It also covers how to track the progress of your team, and the best ways to reward their success.
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The 10 best client messages you can automate to save time and grow revenue

8 Oct 2020 by Kitomba

For salons, spas and clinics in the hair and beauty industry, following up with clients and sending personalised and helpful emails and SMS text messages can increase your client retention rate, encourage repeat purchases and bookings, enhance your client experience and even attract new clients.
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How to measure the success of your salon spa or clinic

How to measure the success of your salon, spa or clinic

6 Oct 2020 by Alyssa McArley

Do you know how successful your hair or beauty business really is? How do you measure that success? In reality there are probably few salon or spa businesses that have a solid, measured approach to determining their success, and not doing so can make a huge difference to your bottom line and potential growth.
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Email marketing for salons: 10 key elements of successful emails

4 Oct 2020 by Kitomba

Email marketing is an essential tool for salons, spas and clinics to connect with clients, encourage bookings, and communicate what sets your business apart from your competitors. But miss the mark and you could inspire your contacts to hit the unsubscribe button instead.

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Instagram Tips and Tricks

10 best Instagram tips for salons, spas and clinics

29 Sep 2020 by Kitomba

In the hair and beauty industry, Instagram is undeniably the most popular platform for sharing content. It’s a fantastic opportunity to market your business, build your brand and engage with your clients. We want to make sure you have all the tools to make it as easy as possible, so here are our top 10 tips and tricks to help you make the most of Instagram! Continue reading…

Sherri-Lee Puravida Beauty

Customer success story: Puravida Beauty

28 Sep 2020 by Kitomba

We had such a great time visiting Sherri-Lee at her award winning salon, Puravida Beauty, in Wellington, New Zealand. She told us about her business and what makes it special, what she loves about working in the beauty industry, and why she couldn’t live without her favourite Kitomba features.

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Supporting our incredible industry in Victoria

24 Sep 2020 by Kitomba

Hair and beauty businesses in Victoria, Australia, have had a particularly tough year. They’ve experienced lengthy closures and some businesses have been unable to access support. Because of this, our partner, Hair Aid has stepped up to support Victorians who need assistance by raising money for the Hearts for Vic campaign.  Continue reading…

Support Your Salon Kitomba

Sell retail online with the help of Support Your Salon

23 Sep 2020 by Kitomba

Our partner Piiq has just created a new online retail website to support the Australian hair industry at this time. We’re working with them on their new initiative to make sure Kitomba customers can take full advantage of this opportunity to increase their revenue through online retail sales. Continue reading…

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Making the most of online retail trends

22 Sep 2020 by Kitomba

COVID-19 restrictions have dramatically shifted consumer purchasing from in-store to online. Forbes reported that in Australia some marketplaces are seeing 300% to 400% growth in their online sales channels. So if you haven’t already, now is the perfect time to get set up and take advantage of this growing trend. Here are some tips on how to get started. Continue reading…