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Get the Look: The Shaved Head

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Get the Look: The Shaved Head

Achieving and maintaining the shaved-head look takes a bit of practice, but the results are worth it.

Find out how to get the look in the Beauty Store Business July Digital Edition.

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Buy/Sell Agreements: What You Should Know

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Protect yourself, your family and your beauty business by drawing up these buyout documents.
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How many ways can a family business get into trouble? Maybe an infinite number, if the stories told by family business consultants are any guide. "In a non-family business you have rational problems and rational solutions," says Don Schwerzler of Family Business Experts, an Atlanta-based family business counselor. "But in a family business you have rational problems and emotional solutions. Decisions are made not necessarily on what's best for the business, but what's best for the family.

Part-Time Workers: Full-Time Challenge

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Here are tips and advice on how to hire and keep the best job applicants.
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Gone are the days when managers looked upon part-time workers as dispensable resources of little value to the enterprise. Today’s part-timers have become critical gears in the profit machine, performing many vital duties formerly handled by a trimmed-down permanent staff. “The whole business world is going in the direction of shorter term work assignments and the hiring of people for specific projects,” says Barbara Glanz, a management consultant based in Sarasota, Florida.

Skincare Spotlight: WWD Digital Beauty Summit

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This first-ever WWD event gave attendees invaluable insight into today's market - information you can use.
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Ada S. Polla

I had the pleasure of attending the first-ever WWD Digital Forum: Beauty Edition during Fashion Week earlier this year in New York City. As is usual with such high-caliber conferences, I left the day with more ideas than my brain could sift through and a much longer to-do list than I had arrived with. As Peter Born, executive editor of beauty at WWD, said in his opening remarks, "Digital and beauty belong together." If I ever doubted this, Tuesday, Feb 11, changed my mind forever.

Elements of Beauty

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Survey these nine fine offerings presented at the 2014 ELEMENTs showcase in New York City.
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Elements of Beauty

Directly from the ELEMENTs show floor in Manhattan inside New York City is a lineup of niche products that are certainly worthy of the spotlight.

Harlan Kirschner's Celebrating Cures

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The Kirschner Group's CEO will be honored with the industry's City of Hope "Spirit of Life" Award July 12.
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Harlan Kirschner's Celebrating Cures

Saturday, July 12, is the date for the beauty industry's 2014 Spirit of Life Award Reception & Dinner at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. This year, Harlan Kirschner, CEO of The Kirschner Group, is being honored. Kirschner is only the second manufacturers rep firm principal to ever receive the award. (The previous manufacturers rep firm principal honoree serviced only one beauty retailer.)

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