Managing Your Business: Milady's Guide to the Salon / Edition 1

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This book is designed to provide you with a blueprint for opening and running a successful salon. Without such a blueprint, it becomes exceedingly difficult to compete with those salons that are on the right track. "Managing Your Business" will also provide you with proven ways to succeed using time-tested methods of business that work over and over. Just some of what you will learn includes:
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781562530846
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 10/8/1993
  • Series: Salon Ovations Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 7.24 (w) x 9.42 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Meet the Author

Salon owner Leslie Edgerton, is a 16-time winner of state hairstyling championships in Indiana, Illinois, and Michigan. A successful hairstylist and designer for 25 years, including platform work for Clairol, Edgerton has written articles for and has had his designs appear in Braids, Bridal Trends, National Beauty School Journal, Kiwanis, and other magazines, and on television (PM Magazine and Cox Cable).
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Table of Contents

Success Through Planning. Establishing a Business Plan. Determining Factors in OPening a Salon. Personnel. Training. Inventory. Pricing Strategy. Bookkeeping. Budgeting. Resource Husbandry. Equipment Purchases. Planning For Growth. Time Management. Help Getting Started. Appendix. Index.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 27, 2008


    This book will help anyone interested in opening a beauty salon one day. It highlights everything you need to know about managing a salon. It also references a lot of great books one should read in order to run a sucessful business. Its the type of book you want to read every chance you get. Especially if you are egar to open a salon.

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