Vagaro gets personal with Kim Trentham, lash artist at Glitter KC Lash Studio, MO, to talk about how her business prepared for their re-opening, above and beyond sanitation measures at the spa, and insight for other lash artists waiting to get back into what they love doing the most.
International Yoga Day will be a little different this year for yogis and yoga instructors alike. While you may not be able to go to your beloved studio for a hot yoga session to stretch the stress away, that doesn’t mean this year’s holiday is cancelled! Celebrate International Yoga Day the virtual way with live stream classes or take it to the outdoors with friends so you won’t have to miss out on the festivities!
Does the dad in your life have more neckties than he can wear in a lifetime and more coffee mugs than he knows what to do with? It’s easy to fall into a Father’s Day gift-giving rut and this year is one that we’re all sure to remember because it’s making us all think outside of the box! While we may still need to maintain a safe 6-foot social distance, there are ways to spend quality time together. So, put down the BBQ set and power tools, and take a look at this list instead!
You’re ready for reopening—but are your customers? You’ve put in a lot of hard work and thought to make it safe to reopen and to get your staff ready for your new way of working. But even with every protection in place, some of your customers may not be ready to come in just yet. Here’s how to welcome skittish customers back and put their minds at ease when they’re in your business.
Has your business purchased Vagaro’s new Pay Desk? If you have, you’re eligible to enter to win a Vagaro subscription discount of up to $85 credited to your active Vagaro account—and show off your new setup to your customers!
In a post-coronavirus workplace, things are going to look very different! Now it’s time to take the next step towards reopening—creating a new layout to make sure your business space is set up for safe social distancing and has a controlled traffic pattern. Changing up the floor plan of your business may sound overwhelming, but it’s easier than you might think—here’s how to get started!
June 5 is observed as World Environment Day. The goal of this holiday is to get people, businesses, and law makers engaged in a global conversation about environmental issues. This year’s theme is centered on biodiversity.
Great news—your state has set a date for your salon or spa to reopen! There are a lot of changes to navigate, and one of the biggest is how you schedule appointments. For the beauty industry, time management is always important, but even more so after your reopening. Not only will you need to figure out how many staff and clients can safely be in your business at once, but you’ll need to figure out how to build in buffer times for disinfection. Let’s look at some easy ways for you to create a schedule that works for your employees and clients, while protecting their health!
This article includes:
• Getting employees acclimated to a new work layout
• How to introduce new sanitation and hygiene protocols to staff
• Addressing changes to scheduling and operational hours
• The paperwork you need to update before welcoming staff back
• How to help improve morale after an extended furlough