Hi, I’m Eric Fisher. I am the owner of 4 salons, a beauty school and a business education company for beauty schools and professionals. I have won a few hair awards, a few business awards, a few industry awards. I have a passion for learning. Because of my own thirst for knowledge, I am also passionate about sharing with all of you. The Eric’s Favs series is just that. Me sharing with you the things I am inspired by right now.
podcast to listen to
Choose Beauty by Modern Salon – Future Proofing Series. This series contains interviews with the likes of Stephen Moody, Education Director of North America for the Wella Company and Evie Johnson, Mizani Technical Educator and NAHA Finalist. Learn how to stay passionate in this industry and to never give up!
book to start
Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek. This book starts with the fundamental question, “Why?” Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential, and more profitable than others? Why do some command greater loyalty from customers and employees alike? This book reinforces the idea of the importance of knowing WHY. Why are we in business? Why are we doing this? Why should I follow you? What’s the WHY? His message is simple and he gives several examples of successes from Martin Luther King, Jr. to Steve Jobs and the Wright Brothers.
article to read
3 Steps to a Simple, Profitable Summer Menu by Allyson King. This articles discusses simplifying your service menu. Consider bundling blonding services to make things easier for your client while increasing your profitability.
trend to follow
April and May are the start of prom and wedding season. It is so important to be ahead of the trends and know how to execute the looks your clients will be asking for. Statement accessories like vintage hair ornaments, headbands and pearls tucked into an updo are all looks we are seeing for brides in 2021.
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