New online education event launches – here’s the programme

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New online education event Professional Beauty World has launched from MB’s parent group and there’s loads on the online education programme that’s relevant for barbers too.

In fact, MB will be talking to leading barber, men’s hairdresser and photographer Kevin Luchmun at 7pm Tuesday 8th September. Put the date in your diary and be sure to register (it’s free!) and tune in here.

Here’s just some of the seminars from the Salon Business Programme that are relevant to the barbering world. It’s all online and you can either watch live or at a time to suit you.

Tuesday 8th September  

8:30am: Unlocking the salon business: What the future holds. Sub-topics: In the Covid-driven world what trends are emerging as disruptors to the traditional bricks-and-mortar salon business

Speakers: Pushkaraj Shenai, CEO, Lakme Lever, Abhiraj Bahl, Co-Founder, Urban Company; Bina Punjani, Owner, Bina Punjani Salon and Academy, Goa and Samir Srivastav, CEO, JCB India

11:30am: Everything you need to know about opening a salon, sponsored by Wella Professionals

Speakers: Collette Osborne, Salon Owner @ Hairven, Mark Blake, International Trichologist & Salon Owner, Fiona Fowley, Director, Zen Lifestyle


3:00pm: Cutting costs and increasing profits post Covid

Speaker: Hellen Ward, Managing Director of Richard Ward Hair & Metrospa


6:30pm: Achieving measurable results from social media

Speakers: Talisha Cox, Owner, Elite Hair Lounge, Harriet Stokes, Stylist and Al Tepper, Founder, TepFu


Wednesday 9 September 

11:30am: Maximising retail

Speaker: Susan Routledge, Business Coach & Owner of Finishing Touch salon and Salv Mule, Co-Founder Academy Salons


3:00pm: Developing and retaining a talented team

Speaker: Jo Robertson, Brand Artist & Education Director


6:30pm: Making it big in session work

Speaker: Lan Nguyen-Grealis, Session Make-Up Artist, Michelle Class, Session Manicurist and Adam Reed, Owner, Adam Reed London & Session Stylist


Thursday 10th September


11:30am: How to grow and expand your salon or spa business

Speakers: Amy Lewis, Director, Mooeys, Kaye Sotomi, Owner, Chop Chop London and Steve McManus @ Blue Tit


6:30pm: New wave media: mastering podcasts, lives, email marketing and more

Speakers: Ryan Power, Beauty Business Coach, Salonology, James Earnshaw, Amika Artistic Ambassador and Casey Colman, Owner, Chair Salons


To see the rest of the programme for Professional Beauty World, head here.


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