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Meet Tracey Hughes, Kitomba’s new international ambassador

13 Mar 2024 by Kitomba

Kitomba Salon and Spa Software is delighted to announce the appointment of Tracey Hughes as our new international ambassador! With this partnership, we aim to empower salon owners to achieve greater success in business through sharing educational and inspirational content and tips.

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

11 Mar 2024 by Alyssa Dowsett

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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Google Business Profile tips for salons, spas and clinics

3 Mar 2024 by Janelle Kee-Sue

Are you making the most of your Google Business Profile to attract new clients to your salon, spa or clinic?

Find out how to get your business found on Google with these expert tips for claiming and optimising your Google Business Profile.

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4 ways salons are using AI to gain a competitive edge

27 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

Did you know that you can reduce empty space in your appointment book by up to 90% when you harness the power of AI-driven marketing with In the fast-paced hair and beauty industry,. Keep reading to learn how you can gain an advantage over your competitors with the power of AI. 

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The story behind CURATE Awards, Australia’s newest competition for hairdressing apprentices, with Justin Pace

20 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

Created by Brisbane hairdressing icon and reigning AHIA Creative Australian Hairdresser of the Year 2023 Justin Pace, CURATE Awards is a unique competition to discover the freshest talent in the Australian hairdressing industry, no matter your location.

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The best pricing strategies for salons

14 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

Salon pricing –  Increased costs make it a very real issue for most small business owners. The inflated costs of supplies and other overheads make price increases a necessary part of doing business. 

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3 simple tips to increase your salon’s success this year

11 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

It’s always important to attract new clients into your salon, but if that’s your sole focus, you may be missing valuable opportunities right in front of you. 

Using simple sales techniques with your existing clients can make an immediate difference to your business’s revenue and growth. If they’re already in your salon, why not maximise their visit? 

We’ve put together three easy-to-follow sales tips that focus on upselling your existing clients and driving more revenue for your business! 

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Valentine’s Day promotion ideas for salons, spas and clinics

7 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

Valentine’s Day is a fantastic opportunity to attract new clients for your salon, spa or clinic and increase profits. Here are our top marketing ideas and tips to help you make the most of the day!

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Kitomba is going gender neutral

7 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

We’re pleased to announce that Kitomba is going gender neutral! When you turn on Gender Neutral mode in Kitomba 1 your clients will no longer be asked for gender information, and gender will no longer be visible in client-facing features of Kitomba and Kitomba 1, enabling you to provide a more inclusive experience for your clients and team. 

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How to motivate and inspire your team for success

4 Feb 2024 by Kitomba

Your salon team is one of the most valuable parts of your business. They are the face of your brand and their success is equal to your success. With strong competition between businesses in the hair and beauty industry, it’s more important than ever to be standing out from the crowds! 

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