When I started my apprenticeship I learned a sneaky trick from my senior stylists: how to book ‘fakies’. They would use it to fill a 7 pm booking so they could go home an hour earlier. I tried it a few times, it was cool to get away early. Right, but it wasn’t long after I became qualified that I started my own salon, and the focus changed. There were no more ‘fakies’ or going home early. I learned super fast that time is money.
So my point here is Don’t be fooled into thinking you sell haircuts or waxing services in your hair or beauty salon because you’re really selling time.
Along with income generating activities, Being smart with your time management and scheduling should be a key area of focus for you as a business owner, because failing to do so can cost you a lot.
Listen to this podcast episode to catch Larissa’s actionable tips to make $23,000 in 15 minutes flat!