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Increase brand awareness and help grow your customer base with these social media tips

5 Feb 2020 by Martin Lazare

These days, there’s no excuse for not including social media in your broader marketing strategy. It is important to have a presence on social media for many reasons, including establishing brand awareness, generating leads and growing your customer base.

We’ve got a few hot tips that you can start implementing right now to help take your social media marketing to the next level.

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Share the love this Valentine’s Day

24 Jan 2019 by Kitomba

Valentine’s Day is a fantastic opportunity to attract new clients and increase profits. Here’s some ideas to help you get started! Continue reading…

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Feature release: Zoom in to see short appointments

14 Jul 2014 by Kitomba

Short services are now easier to see with the new zoom feature in Kitomba One. Zero in on your appointments to see details of your 5, 10 and 15 minute services such as eyebrow waxing, lash tints or fringe trims. Continue reading…

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Win a trip for two to New York

29 Oct 2013 by Kitomba

We want to send you and a friend to New York. Why? Because we think you deserve it! That’s why we’ve already put you into the draw! Continue reading…

Mentoring your team for success

30 Jul 2013 by Kitomba

Brenda Perham, Bamboo Consulting

Being a small to medium sized business owner means there are always lots of plates to spin. Just when you have one area of your business whizzing around another starts to wobble and so your focus moves to that plate before it topples!
In saying that, just like a dinner set some plates are bigger and more useful than others, likewise in business you have key drivers and behaviours that will strengthen your culture and future proof your business. As a business mentor I believe that one of the “big plates” is a weekly mentoring program with your team.

Before you implement weekly mentoring into your business you need to have a few tools in place… Continue reading…

Personalise your Marketing Automatically, Everyday.

7 Mar 2013 by Kitomba

Everyday Marketing with Kitomba makes it easy to target and personalise every interaction with your clients, automatically. Here are some great examples of Everyday Marketing messages many Kitomba customers are using to service their clients better and increase their bottom line. Continue reading…

Benchmark your business

19 Dec 2012 by Kitomba

Can you say with certainty how you’re faring against your competitors? Do you know what the average industry-rebooking rate is? How does your client average-spend compare? Continue reading…

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Clean up your database and protect your business.

16 Oct 2012 by Kitomba

We regularly chat to customers who want to grow their business and, as a result, have spent lots of time and money on advertising and direct mailers that do not deliver the results they expect. They’re looking for advice, guidance and inspiration. So the first thing we always say is – clean up your database!

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How to use Facebook

Using Facebook pages in your salon & spa business

3 Nov 2011 by Kitomba

Facebook is now well and truly integrated in our personal lives. If Facebook were a country, it would be the third largest country in the world after China and India, with more than 600 million active users.  It’s how we stay in contact with old and new friends, share news, invites, photos, videos, jokes and scandal. And more recently, it’s become the way many of us stay ‘in the know’ with our favourite brands and products. But the real beauty of Facebook is the voice it gives to small, local businesses, such as salons and spas. Never before have we had such a direct way to ‘talk’ with our clients and community on a daily basis.

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