Salon Plaza's Salon Owner Success Blog

Healthy Hair Care Specialist & Sunday School Teacher Rises Above Worst Calamity

Posted by Debra Cope on Feb 5, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Meet Katreia White, Owner of Katreia's Boutique in District Heights MD

Salon Plaza's Member of the Month Extraordinaire! 

We interviewed Katreia about how she got started as a beauty professional, opened a boutique salon and grew it into the uniquely vibrant place of refuge that it is today.

To find out what she knows about LOVE and her calling to rise above, read on...

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Topics: Salon Owner Success Stories, Design Your Own Salon

Salon Professionals: 15 Posts You Loved MOST in 2015 by Salon Plaza

Posted by Debra Cope on Jan 29, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Salon Plaza's Success Blog Gives Beauty Pros the

GOLD of 2015

When January comes it's wise to glance over the past year and see what made a difference for our Members and Visitors like you. At Salon Plaza, we are committed to providing what truly makes a difference to the wealth, health and happiness of our Members. 

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Topics: How to Run a Successful Salon, Tools For Success

5 Things Hairstylists Should Do TONIGHT For A Better TOMORROW

Posted by Debra Cope on Jan 15, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Hairstylists & Nail Techs...

What Does Your End-of-Day Routine Look Like?

Salon life can get crazy sometimes.Some days, especially right before new year, you're booked to the gills. You're peddling fast as you can just to keep up.

But then, when the New Year swings around, things tend to slow a bit. This is a great time to rethink your routines, habits and rituals.

This is a great time to ask yourself,

"Do your day-to-day choices support your dreams?"

Or are they your single biggest obstacle to creating the easy, fun and PROFITABLE life you desire?

Regular blog visitors know that our goal in this New Year is to help our Members “Build Your Plan for Prosperity for 2016.” Well, my friend, your Plan for Prosperity has a lot to do with how you end and begin your day.

Supportive morning and evening rituals make the “How” of prosperity a little easier and a lot less stressful.

So let me pry into your private life just a bit... you're all about making others look and feel their best. In between dinner, relaxing, and going to sleep -

  • What do you do after your last client of the day has left for home?  
  • What actions do you consistently take to prepare yourself for the next day?

Read on for the...

Top 5 Thing Salon Plaza Members Do the Night Before for a Better Tomorrow... 

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Topics: How to Run a Successful Salon, Your Passionate Life

Hairstylist for Men & Women at Salon Plaza Fountain Square Wins Top Honor!

Posted by Debra Cope on Jan 8, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Celebrating Salon Plaza’s first Member of the Month of 2016 –

Natalia Lancaster, Owner of Bella Vita Salon at Fountain Square in Richmond, VA

A salon professional for 16 years, Natalia opened her own shop with Salon Plaza in September 2013

We interviewed Natalia to discover what makes her so wonderful.

Over the past few weeks, Salon Plaza has been teaching readers how to establish themselves by drawing from their CORE POWER and using nature's 4 ELEMENTS.

Now let’s see how this works for Natalia.

Natalia’s CORE POWER

"A Beautiful Life, A Beautiful You!"

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Topics: Your Passionate Life, Member of the Month

Why SMART Salon Owners Like YOU Should NEVER Set Goals... until...

Posted by Debra Cope on Jan 1, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Goal Setting for Salon Owners

It’s FRIDAY – The day we commit to writing on our Salon Owner Success Blog…

LUCKY!  We get to post on the very first day of 2016!

Happy New Year!

First and foremost let me thank you for taking the time to visit us here. If you're a regular, then you know we’ve been presenting a whole new way to get more clients, build loyalty and live a fruitful life –

I'm talking about our Income Prosperity Club for Salon Professionals

It's based on your CORE POWER and 4 ELEMENTS

I'm really excited about sharing today's post with you. Honestly, a little bit nervous because I’m really putting myself out on the line here.

Look at that headline...

Don't set goals? What? Really? Who in their right mind would tell a beauty pro NOT to set goals?

This isn't about self-doubt. Nope. My biggest question is…

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Topics: Your Passionate Life, Income Prosperity Club

Social Media for Salons: 7 Steps to Pin for Prosperity In 2016

Posted by Nicole Luffman on Dec 18, 2015 3:57:58 PM

Hey Salon Owners and Independent Beauty Pros...

Are you all ready for your most prosperous year EVER? Of course you are.

Use Pinterest Social Media to Make It Happen FAST!

If you've been following this Salon Plaza Success Blog, then you know our goal is to help you have the best year ever in YOUR OWN SALON STUDIO!

If you're curious HOW, take a look at the previous post:

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Topics: FREE Support, Social Media for Salons

The Beauty Pros' Guide to Profits with Pinterest

Posted by Nicole Luffman on Dec 11, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Pinterest Is the BEST Social Media for Beauty Pros & Salon Owners! Here's WHY...

Hey everyone, Nicole reaching out to you...

Can you believe the Holidays are here and in full force? Right now it's the Sunday after Thanksgiving, and of course my husband is watching football, so I thought I would try to get ahead on some work.

Well, it turns out a super helpful Social Media Live Training was happening online. I am so glad I was paying attention and got really inspired to share it with all of you!

Truth: For salon professionals there is no better social media marketing tool than Pinterest. Why? Because of these 3 reasons...

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Topics: Attract Clients Like Crazy, Social Media for Salons

Salon Plaza Members Plan for Prosperity in 2016 [Insider Secrets]

Posted by Debra Cope on Dec 4, 2015 8:00:00 AM

LIMITED TIME ONLY: Best to catch these Insider Secrets before this post is taken down -

How Salon Plaza Helps Its Members Rise to the Top as Beauty Pros

Salon Plaza Members discover how to set themselves up to make 6 Figures with our new Income Prosperity Plan for 2016. It only takes 2 pages!

Here's the overview:

Now I can't give you all of the Insider Secrets if you're not a Member... But I CAN link you to previous posts that reveal a lot about what we're guiding our Members to do.

Disclaimer: If you DON'T want to do better next year than this one, then don't bother to read on


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Topics: How to Run a Successful Salon, Income Prosperity Club

Best Plan for Beauty Professionals: Gratitude & Trust Go Hand-in-Hand

Posted by Debra Cope on Nov 29, 2015 3:00:00 PM

Top Beauty Professionals:

You CAN Plan for Prosperity in 2016

Have you noticed?

Between Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve, much talk about gratitude fills the airwaves. You don’t have to look far for words of “encouragement” (often with $$$ attached) to feel the gratitude, love it, and buy it.

As if happiness could be bought.

Yes, appreciating what nurtures and sustains you in your life is a good thing. Many of our Members of the Month live by trust and gratitude -

Do YOU do what these successful Salon Owners do? 

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Topics: Tools For Success, Salon Booth Renters

Master Barber in Rosedale MD Tells All: Your #1 Biggest Advantage

Posted by Debra Cope on Nov 20, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Being a master barber in Rosedale MD has taught me one thing for sure...

In this competitive, fast-paced beauty industry, your number one most important advantage is not your hair skills. That’s important.

It’s not your location, although that’s important too.

Your MOST important asset is your PERSONALITY

Hi - I'm Troy Williams, Master Barber in Rosedale MD and here's the truth... 

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Topics: Salon Owner Success Stories, How To Open A Salon, Member of the Month