ACE Agenda

This exclusive event has been curated especially for Shortcuts users. Please see the agenda for the day below:

9.30am
Breakfast & hellos
Don’t be late. Please join us for a coffee and a 5* boutique buffet breakfast.

10.00am
The Ever Blurring Lines Between Personal and Business Lives: Ryan Power
You should use your personal social media channels to rapidly grow your business presence in a more authentic way. By optimising your profile and getting involved in groups you can take advantage of this shift towards a more intimate setting.

10.45am
Work with Google to maximise visibility of your business: John Macleod
We get it, you’d probably rather watch paint dry than talk Google marketing strategy. Ideas like “SEO” and “Google Ads” might seem way over your head, but the idea is really quite straightforward. Let’s explain.

11.30am
Entrepreneur Revolution: Jessica Crane

This will be an experience, Jessica is going to take you on a journey and share an amazing business mindset tool you will have never experienced before!!

12.15pm
Questions
Don’t miss this opportunity to ask those questions you’ve been eager to know the answers to!

12.30pm
Lunch
The spread is going to be excellent!

1.30pm
Hey Siri, book me a hair appointment: Phil Jackson
Forget forms and enquiries. Phil Jackson will show you the exciting world of chatbots and how this can help you keep the conversation going.

2.15pm
Are Your Salon Retail Sales Stuck At Around 2% Of Your Turnover?: Steve Hilliard
If they are, you’re not alone because the national average is around 2% … but the blunt truth is, the top 5% of salons in the UK are averaging more than 15% turnover from their retail sales.

3.00pm
The future of Shortcuts: Nicola Thompson
Our very own Nicola Thompson will look at the ever-changing consumer behaviour patterns and how technology influences the decision process.

3.45pm
Being Part of the Fellowship: Barry Stephens
It’s such an exciting time to be part of the Fellowship, especially as they start to build on their digital presence ocross all platforms. Find out what the future has in store and how the fellowship can support other business owners with building successful, professional and profitable businesses.

4.15pm
Questions & Drinks
Your last chance to get those answers you’ve been looking for!

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Step aside YouTube – IGTV is here!

Instagram’s new arrival is IGTV – an app that allows you to upload and watch long-form videos. These videos can be posted by anyone, from businesses, to your bestie, influencers, celebs, or any average Joe. And your salon, spa or barber business can totally leverage its power.
Jun / 25 / 2018
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Four reasons your clients will love you for being upfront with them

Introducing Upfront Payments from Shortcuts! As simple as it sounds, this one little feature will bring big benefits to your business and your clients. Click through for the low-down!
Jun / 15 / 2018
Valorie Reavis
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Managing Millennials: Your guide to the new generation

Entitled, lazy, glued to their phones – millennials in the workplace get a bad rap. But how much of this criticism is justified and how much is just older generations struggling to understand the new wave of employees?
Jun / 06 / 2018
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