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Three simple tips to ensure good cash flow in your salon, spa or clinic

22 May 2019 by Ashlee Laura

In the current climate of Instagram and Facebook, we are ALL guilty of wanting everything perfect right NOW. We all want our businesses to be exactly how we picture them in our minds, and sometimes even compare our businesses to others on Instagram and YouTube. We want our shelves overflowing with gorgeous retail, decorated with beautiful furniture and fixtures, and beaming with top-notch IT solutions. Continue reading…

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Is your salon, spa or clinic on track to make a profit?

15 May 2019 by Kitomba

It sounds easy right? If you have more money coming in than going out – you’re making money. But how do you know exactly how much money you’ll need to meet all of your expenses, and when exactly you will start making a profit? Your money coming in is probably not on the same schedule as your money going out, so you need a plan that will work year round. Continue reading…

Finance and budgeting

Where did all my money go?

8 May 2019 by Marie Drever

Do you get to the end of every week and think: Why is there nothing left in the bank for me? You’re not alone – it’s a common experience for many salon, spa and clinic owners. The good news is, you have the power to change the way you experience money in your business.
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Make your money grow

Mastering your finances

7 May 2019 by Malcolm Gibbons

Aww C’mon now, I can hear the groans already, not finance… BUT keep reading; the information below just may help you make more money this year and in the years to come… Continue reading…

Create a strategic marketing plan

Keep your salon, spa or clinic on track with a strategic marketing plan

16 Apr 2019 by Kitomba

When it comes to marketing, you might think your best bet is to play it by ear and be ready to jump on any marketing opportunities that might arise. However, spontaneous marketing takes more energy, often costs more money, and rarely delivers the results you’re hoping for. Continue reading…

Kitomba Online Booking for Salons and Spas

Online Booking just got smarter

16 Apr 2019 by Kitomba

Today we’ve released some updates that make Online Booking even smarter and allow for even more customisation. Continue reading…

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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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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…

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…

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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