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7 productive things to do while your business is closedBlog

7 productive things to do while your business is closed

When life gives you lemons you’ve gotta make lemonade, honey. Instead of fretting about what you might be losing and what you can’t control, it’s important to try and flip your focus to how you can progress your business and regain control. We have some great tips to help you on your way.
Caitlin Adamson
March 27, 2020
Online Gift Cards save the day!Blog

Online Gift Cards save the day!

Closing the salon doesn’t mean you have to close your business too. That’s why Shortcuts Online Gift Cards are the perfect solution during this COVID-19 pandemic. Keep the revenue flowing in, even when your salon doors are closed. Perfect!
Hayley Tait
March 26, 2020
Must-have guide: Preparing to close your salon temporarilyBlog

Must-have guide: Preparing to close your salon temporarily

If you are facing the prospect of temporarily closing your doors, first of all remember that you are definitely not alone. Many salons and barbers are finding that the current COVID-19 pandemic is forcing them to take a temporary closure, and for most cases, it will mean the eventual re-opening when current pressures ease.
Clea Harbison
March 23, 2020
Business tips for your salon during COVID-19Blog

Business tips for your salon during COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic rapidly changes each day, we understand how much uncertainty you might be feeling right now. We wanted to collate some thought-provoking business tips that can give you something to focus on, form a strategic game plan, and hopefully progress your business at a time where you may feel it might try and run in the opposite direction.
Caitlin Adamson
March 20, 2020
Tough times bring communities togetherBlog

Tough times bring communities together

There's no doubt that the impacts of COVID-19 on our communities and the industry are already starting to appear, with some salons unable to order enough stock and clients cancelling appointments. Our thoughts are with all of you and we hope you’re safe and healthy.
Caitlin Adamson
March 19, 2020
Coping with CoronavirusBlog

Coping with Coronavirus

Hot topic for all the wrong reasons, Coronavirus is on everyone’s minds right now as outbreaks start to spread across the United Kingdom. While fighting over toilet paper isn’t going to get our countries anywhere fast in dealing with the pandemic, there’s a few things that will and businesses all over are putting in measures to cope with the spread of the virus.
Caitlin Adamson
March 16, 2020
Unique Hair Salon Advertising Examples to Boost Your BusinessBlog

Unique Hair Salon Advertising Examples to Boost Your Business

Coming up with unique hair salon advertising ideas isn’t always the easiest task when you’re a busy barber or salon owner on the run all day. But really there are so many different salon advertising ideas you can use to elevate your business and get in front of the right people at the right time.  
Caitlin Adamson
February 18, 2020
Jo’s top social media tips for 2020Blog

Jo’s top social media tips for 2020

To kick-off the new year, let’s set our sights on the mammoth social media trends we’re going to see in the roaring 20’s. Trust me, these are the 2020 social media trends you don’t want your competitors to find out.
Jo Burgess
January 30, 2020
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How google are you?

Simply answer these 5 questions to find out if your digital salon is open all hours and be with in a chance to win a google home assistant.
Shortcuts
November 26, 2019
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11 Proven Salon Marketing Ideas to Catch a New Client’s Attention

Have you ever wondered how you can step up your salon marketing game and attract more clients to your business than ever before? Marketing your business can seriously be just as much fun as your wicked scissor skills – you get to be creative, strategic and methodical yet also think on your feet. What’s not to love?!
Shortcuts
November 18, 2019
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What Mo Are You?

Have you ever wondered what type of mo you should have? Would you rock a Walrus, Handlebar or maybe even a Horseshoe? Take the quiz below to find out!
Shortcuts
November 14, 2019