Tag: hair

December 4, 2015

Be a Light by Ashley Paulson

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Be a Light by Ashley Paulson ‘As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.’ – Proverbs 27:17 It is no secret that the beauty industry is one that is extremely competitive. Being competitive is a great thing – it helps you reach goals, and ultimately leads to success. However, something I think we lose…

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December 3, 2015

Huffington Post Article- Running With Scissors: Why Struggling Professionals Should Be Sprinting to the Hair Industry by Nick Arrojo

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Huffington Post Article- Running With Scissors: Why Struggling Professionals Should Be Sprinting to the Hair Industry by Nick Arrojo As a hair stylist lucky enough to have enjoyed a long run on a makeover show on national television, I am often approached by people with a burning question: “What’s the big secret of beauty?” Surprisingly,…

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December 1, 2015

You’ll want to see this…

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December is the month to take advantage of all of our incredible specials!  Call us in Salina at (785) 833-2280 or in Hays at (785) 628-6624.  You can also learn more about our service and product specials online at haysacademy.edu  

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November 20, 2015

Finding Success over Scheduled Breaks from School

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Finding Success Over Scheduled Breaks from School What you do to better yourself now, will make you great in the future! For cosmetology students, this time of year involves a lot of free time. You aren’t in school as much as you have been due to scheduled breaks for Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, and you…

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August 28, 2015

Introvert…Extravert…Ambivert—Doing Right by Your Clients

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Introvert…Extravert…Ambivert—Doing Right by Your Clients Introverts are known to be reclusive, and appreciative of their own space. Often times, they are not into making small talk, but will prefer in-depth conversation if any conversation at all. More often than not, these are quiet, shy, or passive people who aren’t overly expressive in their opinions unless…

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August 23, 2015

Being a Single mother while in Cosmetology School by Ashley Paulson

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Being a Single Mother while in Cosmetology School by Ashley Paulson It seems that in each class we start quarterly, there are a handful of students that are playing the role of both mother and father to a child, or children. When I get to hearing their stories and the journey that brought them to…

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July 28, 2015

Hays Academy of Hair Design at Wella Trendvision 2015

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Wella Trend Vision by Kirstin Holliday Competition, by definition, is the act or process of trying to get or win something (such as a prize or a higher level of success) that someone else is also trying to get or win. At Hays Academy we encourage students to enter many competitions while they are in…

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July 19, 2015

Successful Careers Begin with Job Shadowing

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  Successful Careers Begin with Job Shadowing Hays Academy of Hair Design students seeking jobs in the Central and Western Kansas areas will often times find themselves with a list of their top ten salons in hand and may have been contacted by a few of them. This is a phenomenal situation to be in,…

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