Category: Barber Business

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Barber tips of the week on building clientele

building clientele One quick and easy tip for building your barbershop clientele is to always carry business cards with you. You never know when you’re going to run into that next potential barbershop customer. You could be at the grocery store or even out to dinner. No matter where you are, you’re...

Professionalism in the barbershop part 2 : keys to success

professionalism in the barbershop part 2 : keys to success 1. Greet your customer by name, with a smile, and a firm handshake.                                                                                                                                          2. Keep your workstation clean. The mirror should be clean with no streaks, tools put away, and no hair on the counter or chair. 3. When draping the...

Booth rent vs Commission and barber money

Booth rent vs Commission and barber money Booth Rent If you’re renting a booth, you’re an independent contractor. The only thing a shop owner is required to supply his renter with is electricity, hot & cold running water, heat, & a clean safe environment for you to conduct business properly. So...

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Tax write offs for barbers How to win with taxes

​Tax write offs for barbers How to win with taxes The Internal Revenue Services, or IRS, tax gods allows self-employed barbers to claim deductions, also known as “write-offs.” These write-offs decrease the amount of taxable income a barber earns each year. To qualify for the deduction, the expense must be common...

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How to make $300 a day as a barber part 1

How to make $300 a day as a barber part 1 Are you making less then $300 a day as a barber? If you are this post is for you. Most barbers want to make $300 a day, but most barbers don’t want to put in the work for a $300...

Client consultations How to do it the right way

Client consultations A great haircut always begins with a great consultation. A consultation is a conversation between you and your client when you find out what the client is looking for, offer suggestions and professional advice, and come to a joint decision about the most suitable haircut.If the client has a...