Personal Motivation

Information to help you to develop your personal motivation

15 Top Tips to Get More Done in Your Spa Every Single Day

As a business coach, I regularly hear clients tell me that they simply don’t have enough time in each day to do what they need to. Whether it’s staff training, business planning, newsletter writing or something else they really don’t want to do, lack of time always seems to be the reason put forward. We…






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Focusing on Your Salon or Spa Profit

Why is it that making a profit from your salon or spa is so elusive? Is it because you don’t work long enough or hard enough? Is it because you don’t have a passion for making others look and feel fantastic? Or is it because you don’t deserve to be financially successful? The response to…






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2 Must-Do Simple Strategies to Avoid Salon Burnout

Running your own business is plain hard work, and if you’re not careful it can sometimes lead to business owner burnout. This is when you no longer feel that the rewards you get are no longer worth the amount of effort you need to put in. But it’s not just the long hours and physical…






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Make This Christmas Your Best Yet By Implementing These 5 Vital Strategies

It happens once a year, and it’s just around the corner…you guessed it. Christmas is just about here and with it, all the mad rushing, hair-pulling and stress elevating events that make up the silly season in most salons. So let’s examine a few of the things that tend to have you reaching for a…






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4 Sure-fire Strategies to Avoid Business Burnout

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Growing a successful business in the beauty industry can involve lots of stress and hard work. Many spa owners try to divide their time between servicing clients and managing their business, which is why they are often the first to arrive in the morning and the last to leave at night. What inevitably results from…






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Why Being Great Won’t Earn You The Big Bucks in Your Spa

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I often see salon owners who go into business believing that they are going to be financially successful because they are great therapists or technicians.  Their past clients, friends and family have all told them how talented they are and encouraged them to start up their own business based on this single talent.  The problem…






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7 Key Actions That Will Improve Your Salon or Spa Profitability Immediately

Make more profit in your salon or spa

When the going gets tough….the tough get going! Is it time for you to “get going” in your business? It is not uncommon for salon owners to sit back for too long when business drops off, just waiting to see what will happen and hoping for the best. This is what I call the “Emu…






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If It Is To Be….

Climb to business success

As the current financial crisis is hitting home for many businesses, both large and small, I see a great deal of stress and worry. What I don’t see is much ‘ACTION’ taking place. Many small business owners are simply sitting tight, and hoping against all hopes that they will simply survive, and not be one…






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