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How To Set Your Hair Salon Up For Success

There are tons of successful salon businesses out there catering to large demographics. How do you then plant yourself and your new salon amongst such intense competition? This article is a must-read for any aspiring salon owner that does not only want to survive but thrive in the salon industry. Read on how I set up my own business for success and how you can easily replicate that success. 1. Niche Your niche influences your location, pricing and branding strategy. If you want to cater to the higher class, locate yourself in an affluent neighbourhood and decorate your salon in a minimalistic and contemporary look. If you want to cater to the youth instead, portraying your business as convenient and hip may work better. Find an opening in the market by looking at all the niches that are al...

Why Are So Many Restaurants in India Shutting Down?

भारत में इतने सारे रेस्तरां बंद क्यों हो रहे हैं, यह जानने के लिए अपने फेसबुक खाते से लॉगिन करें

7 Habits Every Small Business Owner Should Develop

After many years in the industry, I realised that being a successful small business owner does not only include hard work and grit. There are many other factors that influence the quality of our leadership. The habits below made me the small business owner that I want to be and I hope that it helps you along your journey as well. 1. Keep Your Focus Ahead Being forward thinking is extremely crucial. In order to get ahead, we leaders have to be brazen and forward looking enough to stray outside of business norms. Be it taking a risk by going against proven market trends or investing in a new unfamiliar market, such risks have to be taken in order for your business to be distinctive. 2. Be Decisive

6 Ways to Kickstart Your Small Business

When you first decide to start your business, the first step is to seek advice on how to go about this. I understand that there are a ton of advices that go around, and it can be overwhelming when deciding which advice is legit, and which isn’t. Let’s get real, there is no one-size-fits all approach when setting up your business for success. Usually the best business tips are those that forces you to think out of the box. Here’s a list of 5 tips for starting you can do that you might not have heard of. Be a Problem Solver You’d be surprised at how many entrepreneurs started their business simply because they wanted to solve a problem. Anthony Tan, co-founder of Grab, started his company because the taxi system in Malaysia was a mess. Taxi’s had a reputation of being unreliable, unsafe, ove...