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Is your Salon Successful?

May 9, 2017/0/0/

Is your Salon Successful? To become profitable and continue to be in business, one has to adapt and integrate the latest and most desired trends and desires of their clients. For salons, this goes beyond ensuring clients are satisfied and that their needs are met and carries over to the needs of the salon’s stylists. [...]

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Graduate Showcase-Chelsie Meyers

April 30, 2017/0/1/

Where are you from:          Hays, KS What was the defining moment in you choosing to attend cosmetology school?          I always knew I had a passion for this industry. What fears did you have and how did you overcome them?          I was just scared to make the jump to enroll in Hays Academy. [...]

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Graduate Showcase-Rachel Bradley

April 21, 2017/0/3/

1.Where are you from? Las Vegas, Nevada 2.What was the defining moment in you choosing to attend cosmetology school? I was working as CMA and knew I didn’t want to do that the rest of my life. I always enjoyed doing my friends hair growing up, so I decided to go to hair school. I [...]

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Graduate Showcase-Ashley Hille

April 10, 2017/0/0/

Graduate Showcase-Ashley Hille 1. Where are you from? -Colby, KS 2. What was defining moment in choosing cosmetology school? -I went to college on a track and cross country scholarship and kept changing my major. I had always wanted to do hair, but went the college route and couldn't find my passion. I moved to [...]

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Graduate Showcase-Anna McKenna

March 28, 2017/0/0/

Graduate Showcase-Anna McKenna 1. Where are you from? I am from Salina, Kansas. 2.What was the defining moment in you choosing to attend cosmetology school? I always knew I wanted to attend cosmetology school, but my parents wanted me to “get the college experience first”. I went on from high school to attend Emporia State [...]

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What Happened to the Commission Based Salon?

March 8, 2017/0/2/

What Happened to the Commission Based Salon? Long is lost the great commission based salon of the past. Don’t get me wrong, there are certainly some great commission based salons around, but they are becoming few and far between in todays salon landscape. The commission based salon……a salon environment full of teamwork, ongoing education, and [...]

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What Would Beyonce Do?

January 24, 2017/0/0/

What Would Beyonce Do? Queen B is known around the world for being an edgy superstar. Married to Jay Z, the two have become one of the most referred to super couples in entertainment. From performing to sold out crowds around the globe to performing at the White House, you could say she has influenced [...]

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10 Must Know Tips from Previous Avenue Five Students

January 17, 2017/0/0/

10 Must Know Tips from Previous Avenue Five Students Once you have graduated from cosmetology school, you must take another big step. That is taking your State Board examination and previous cosmetology students can offer the best tips toward acing this test. Once this examination is passed, you will be licensed in cosmetology, as a [...]

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January 13, 2017/0/0/

3 Things to Know Before the Hair Competition Hays Academy of Hair Design students in Salina and Hays, Kansas are exposed to many aspects of the cosmetology industry throughout their time in school. From a full cosmetology educational experience to actual salon visits to business training, our students have the opportunity to become very well [...]

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December 20, 2016/0/0/

3 Results of Professional Social Media Pages Over one billion people are active on Facebook and more than 100 million people use Instagram regularly. The ability to reach new clients has never been more accessible in history! Are you developing a solid foundation in social media to showcase your work and your salon? Regardless of how you answer [...]

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