Managing Clients

Why Should Barbers Promote Healthy Hair?

Why Should Barbers Promote Healthy Hair?

Today my customer told me that before sitting in my chair he has never had anyone care about his hair the way that I do. It really amazes me how much barbers don’t go the extra mile to educate the customers about their hair. This […]

How successful barbers connect with their regular customers

How successful barbers connect with their regular customers

This week I will be sending out an email to my customers about our canned-food drive this month. This is an annual event in which we collect food items from our customers and deliver them to a local food pantry. Being able to send out […]

Are Barbers Managing Their Customers the Best Way

Are Barbers Managing Their Customers the Best Way

Its Wednesday and tomorrow is Thanksgiving. It was a pretty good day at the shop today, however managing my customers was definitely at the center of my attention. Over the last two weeks I have been letting my customers know what my holiday schedule would […]

Barber’s frustrated with building your barber business

Barber’s frustrated with building your barber business

Have you been frustrated while trying to build your barber business? Don’t worry we all have been there before and broke past those walls that once stood in our way. This article may give you that inspiration and insight that you need to see your […]

Barbers can make setting appointments easy with Genbook

Barbers can make setting appointments easy with Genbook

Phone call after phone call after phone call… When you establish a steady customer base your phone will be ringing off the hook even during late night hours. I don’t blame my clients for calling me late at night for appointments because we develop semi-personal relationships with them and they feel comfortable with us. But sometimes I want to tell my clients to have a heart, nevertheless it’s all a part of the game. That is until I discovered Genbook, an online appointment scheduling system.

Consistent barbers equals successful barbers

Consistent barbers equals successful barbers

Time after time I tell new barbers that “Consistency” is key to this business and if you want to be successful then you have to understand why this is so important. If you can’t produce the same results for your clients each time they come to see you then it becomes more of a challenge to get them to come to you out of habit. What I mean is that as you develop clients and continue

How Barbers can earn from their Social Media

How Barbers can earn from their Social Media

If you haven’t tried HootSuite then you are definitely missing out on money. For a small fee the HootSuite app allows you to post status updates to all of your social media networks from a single platform, so instead of logging in to 6 or […]

Barber by appointment vs. Barber by walk-in

Barber by appointment vs. Barber by walk-in

How many times have you been at work and all of a sudden you have 3 or 4 customers walk in at the same time? This use to happen to me all the time. Actually, other barbers in the shop may have cut some of […]