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Blog Posts in October, 2014

What Opportunities will Cosmetology Bring Me?

What can I do once I graduate from Beauty School? Will I be successful in a career like this? How far can I take this career? Will I be satisfied in this career choice? Will I make money? These are ...
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House of Heavilin Beauty College Advantage #4

House of Heavilin Beauty College and Schwarzkopf Profesional - Together. A Passion For Hair. We believe in the whole - being greater than the sum of its parts. We believe in a passion shared - a ...
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7 Tips for Beauty School Graduates on Finding Your Winning Salon for Employment

"You're graduating from beauty school -- now what?!" Congratulations on choosing cosmetology as your chosen profession. You have chosen a profession that offers unlimited opportunites ...
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House of Heavilin Beauty College

House of Heavilin Beauty College is an Accredited post-seCondary institution. What exactly does that mean? This means House of Heavilin Beauty College has met rigorous standards to qualify for ...
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Top 10 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Career!

I Wish I Knew... Today's Cosmetologists go to school thinking that they are going to leave with everything they need to go out and have a successful career. They arrive with their dreams of being ...
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Are You Performing STELLAR Customer Service?

Be Our Guest! Did you ever stop to think of why you return again and again to your favorite restaurant? Was it the food, the variety of choices, the ambiance? Or was it the whole experience, from the ...
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Top 10 Qualities of Great Cosmetologist

According to Cosmetologyschools.com, the following tips are the top 10 qualities that make up a great cosmetologist. These qualities can take a good cosmetologist and make them GREAT! Not only can ...
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It Is Time To THINK like a ENTREPRENEUR

According to the NACCAS Report out of 1.7 million beauty professionals, 44-47% are SELF-EMPLOYED! Not only did we choose a career that is flexible, rewarding, and full of magical moments, but this ...
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How to Get a Job After Graduating from Beauty

Cutting, coloring and styling of hair-there are so many options that beauty school graduates can choose from. Though it's completely your own decision to decide which direction you want to take, ...
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Top 7 Reasons Why Stylists Fail

Independent Salon Professionals are a growing community to our industry. We need support to maintain our professional image while operating as a sole entity. The day to day challenges of trying to ...
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How to Avoid Becoming a Beauty School Drop Out!

Attending beauty school is a career path that can be as challenging and rewarding as attending a 4-year university. The demands of beauty school classes and projects can get a little overwhelming as ...
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It's All About the Shampoo

Go ahead, ask anyone...What is your favorite part of a salon service? They always respond...What else...the SHAMPOO ! There is nothing better than having someone spend a few extra luxurious moments ...
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5 Reasons to Consider Cosmetology

If you are reading this, chances are the thought has crossed your mind at one time or another-should you become a cosmetologist? It certainly seems fun and interesting enough, but is it the right fit? ...
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Cosmetology Careers: Life As a Hair Care Professional

Considering a career as a hair care professional? Already a beauty school student working your way through a cosmetology program but still don't have a clear idea of what your working life will ...
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Help! I Need My Mojo Back!

It's 9:00 am and your client has just arrived! The only problem is...you're not ready for her today, you're tired, burnt out and not in the mood to be nice, let alone create majic for ...
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The Secret to Success Starts Here

What is the #1 skill you need to develop if you want to make more money and build a successful career? The #1 skill today's cosmetologist should master is... The art of Selling YOURSELF ! Selling ...
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Top 10 Tips That Make the Defining Difference for the Success of Today's Cosmetologist!

Passion - Having it, keeping it, and knowing how to bring it back. Personalize His or Her Experience - Keep each client individual. "Wow" the Client - Go beyond a great haircut. Listen - Get ...
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How Do You Tell Someone They Need a New Do?

There she is sitting across the room with that bleached-blonde, fried-out mullet that someone told her looked good...20 years ago! Well, not even then! What do you do? Being a professional do you say ...
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9 Essential Work Ethics for Salon Success

Many of us who own a slaon or work in one at any capacity need to understand that you need to be committed to a basic understanding of "rules of engagement" to be successful. What does this ...
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5 Steps to Build Your Career as a Stylist

Whether you're a recent beauty school grad or a seasoned vet, Sam Villa, founding partner of Sam Villa and Redken Education artistic director, has a few pointers for building your career as a ...
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