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Monthly Archives: June 2015

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Walls by Kirstin Holliday

June 30, 2015/0/4/

Walls by Kirstin Holliday What is it about walls that make us feel better about ourselves? Every time we are hurt, we put up a wall. Someone broke you heart, wall. Someone called you a name, wall. Someone talked about your appearance, wall. The more we are hurt the more walls we put up. Why […]


Student Services at Hays Academy of Hair Design

June 28, 2015/0/0/

Hays Academy has a position know as the Department of Student Services. Within this position, I wear many metaphorical hats. Students often seek my assistance with resume and cover letter writing as well as building their portfolios that showcase their work for potential employers. This part of my job is a lot of fun as […]


Paths by Amanda Sloan, Hays Academy of Hair Design Instructor

June 23, 2015/0/0/

Paths by Amanda Sloan-Instructor at Hays Academy of Hair Design-Hays Campus Have you ever just sat back and thought about the things, people, and experiences that helped mold you into the person you are today? Recently, I have been doing just that! I started my journey as an instructor at Hays Academy a little over […]


Contentment – What does it really mean to you?

June 21, 2015/0/0/

Contentment – What does it really mean to you? by Len and Summer Melvin of Hays Academy of Hair Design My wife Summer and I had the amazing privilege of going on a mission trip to Haiti last week. This opportunity presented a number of thoughts running through our heads, some of them being…..What are […]


Influences of Beauty

June 16, 2015/0/0/

Influences of Beauty A blog post by Kirstin Holliday, Instructor at Hays Academy of Hair Design-Salina Campus “What do you want to be when you grow up?” As kids we are asked this numerous times throughout our years until we finally grow up and have to decide just what we want to do with our […]


Would You Hire Yourself?

June 9, 2015/0/0/

Let me ask you a question. The answer choices you have available are simply ‘yes’ or ‘no’. If you were an employer, would you hire yourself? If you answered no, it is essential that you increase your skill set. From technical skills to customer service skills a successful stylist is always learning new ways to […]

Career in Beauty

One habit that has proven to make you more successful by Danielle Markley, Co-Owner of Hays Academy of Hair Design

June 7, 2015/0/2/

Would you like to know one habit that will make you more successful in life? One habit that the most successful people in the world like Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, and Warren Buffett all have in common….READING! Yes reading! Cofounder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, credits his success to books. Investor Warren Buffett estimates that 80% […]

Values and Culture

Through a Stylists Eyes by Lana Carmona of Hair Loft Salon and Spa

June 2, 2015/0/0/

6AM: Wake up, shower; yes you do have to do your hair and makeup, yes you should always look 100% 8:30AM: Order color, training for 2 hours with my associate to help build her career 11:00AM: Start my clients for the day… 11:45, 12:30, 1:15 and so on, taking a different guest every 45 minutes. […]

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