Preparing For Your Business Launch

ready to launch your business

So, you have your new nail bar, salon or premises; your shelves are stocked, your desks are ready, the price lists are complete, but you still need the most important thing to make your business work: clients. Without clients, we can’t exist let alone launch, which bears the question: How do we get new clients? […]

How To Source Products For Your Business

I am regularly asked about products; from which I use in my businesses to how to source them for a new business. There are so many products – with hundreds more being launched every month – it can be a minefield. In my series of articles I wrote for Scratch Magazine, I covered how to source […]

Why We Don’t Celebrate Wins Enough

We should celebrate wins more.   All of us. And given that it’s that time of year when most of us need less of an excuse to pop a cork and open another tube of Pringles, it seemed like the perfect moment to get something off my chest. Look, I get it. Stiff upper lips […]

Taking Your Premises From Drab To Fab!

“My belief is you have one chance to make a first impression.” – Kevin McCarthy So we’ve all heard the quotes about making a first impression countless times, but are you doing all you can to ensure you’re giving off all the right signals when someone visits you and your premises for the first time? […]

Finding The Perfect Location For Your Beauty Business

If you’ve been reading my ‘get set and go’ guide to launching your own business over the last few weeks, you’ll be pleased to know that we can now move on to the fun stuff… Previously, I’ve written about business plans (read that again here) and securing finance (read that one here), so now it’s […]

How To Get More Stuff Done

We’ve all been there.  Those days when you just don’t seem to get anything done.  Yet somehow you also haven’t stopped all day. Sound familiar?  Wonder how on earth some people manage to get far more stuff done than you? Well I’m pretending to have all the answers but here are five things to consider […]

Writing A Business Plan For Your Nail Business


So I’ve decided to go back to the vault and share once more with you some of the blog pieces I wrote for leading UK nail magazine, Scratch.   I started writing for Scratch in December 2014, and I began with some top tips on starting a nail business.  The content is just as relevant […]