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Are you being paid what you’re worth?

22 May 2015 by Malcolm Gibbons

In this article I ask you to take a long hard look at your position as a salon owner, and to ask, “Is it really worth it?” if you are not making the money you thought you would. Continue reading…

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New clients… the lifeblood of your business

14 May 2015 by Brenda Perham

Once upon a time in “the good ole days” we used to rock along to work, do some great hair and have fun with our clients, everything else just fell into place Continue reading…

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What’s new in Kitomba

6 May 2015 by Paul Gray

The team have been busy working on this month’s improvements which are all focused on the way you interact with Kitomba. Continue reading…

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Latest Kitomba 1 feature releases

1 Apr 2015 by Kitomba

We’ve been busy over the last little while working on some great additions and updates to Kitomba 1. Take a look at what we’ve been working on: Continue reading…

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Being unique: why it’s important, and how to make your clients know all about it

30 Mar 2015 by Paul Gray

Last week we featured Hush Hairstyling from Christchurch and looked at what makes them stand apart from other salons. Continue reading…

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Have you found your marketing mojo for 2015?

25 Mar 2015 by Brenda Perham

In the good ole days (at least 20 years ago) marketing your salon or spa was pretty much a no brainer, the only options were Yellow Pages (or White Pages if you’re Australian!) and the newspaper.

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Kitomba 1 feature release: Stock Value report

16 Mar 2015 by Kitomba

Kitomba 1’s new ‘Stock Value report’ will give you an up-to-the-minute snapshot of the value and quantity of your stock on hand. Continue reading…

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6 simple tips to keep the cash flowing!

12 Mar 2015 by Brenda Perham

Cash management is a vital component of healthy business practice! Here’s a few simple guidelines for client invoicing and payments:

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5 ways to keep your staff smiling

5 Mar 2015 by Rebecca Field

“Always treat your employees exactly as you want them to treat your best customers.”Stephen R. Covey Continue reading…

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Measure productivity to improve profitability

25 Feb 2015 by Brenda Perham

Lack of productivity can be a killer for any small to medium sized business. Unfortunately the cost of running your business is only ever likely to increase Continue reading…