Loyalty lessons: learn how to keep your salon clients

Find out how to keep your clients, if loyalty schemes can help, and how to make the most of your salon software. Read more

Client Experience

Turn complaints into compliments at your salon or barbershop

Handling complaints well is a vital skill for salon and barbershop owners. But how should you respond when someone complains, and what about negative reviews online? Read more

Free marketing ideas

Go digital: online booking for barbershops

Just 8% of barbershops said they offer online bookings. This means there’s a great opportunity to stand out from the competition and grow your client base. Read more

Spotting skin cancer

Spot signs of skin cancer on your salon or barbershop clients

Hair professionals can play a key role in helping to spot the early signs of skin cancer – especially in male clients.  Read more

Mobile Money

Choose the perfect card payment solution for your salon

Find the best card payment solution for you – and make sure you don't break new card payment laws. Read more

Hiring Staff

How to hire a salon or barbershop manager

How do you find a manager you can trust with the future success of your hair, beauty or barbershop business? Read more

Allergy alert record card

Public liability insurance for your salon or barbershop

Find out what public liability insurance covers and how NHF Members can benefit from 20% off their insurance bills.  Read more

Barber shop

Does your barbershop stand out from the crowd?

Are you thinking of opening a barbershop? Would you like to boost your barbershop business? Being bland just won’t cut it: you need to create a buzz and stand out from the crowd. Read more


Is your salon or barbershop GDPReady?

Data protection laws are set to get tougher when GDPR comes into force on 25 May 2018 and your salon or barbershop will have to comply.
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Business banking: time to switch?

Have you got the best bank account for your hair, beauty or barbering business? Find out what to look for and if it’s a good idea to switch. Read more

Plan a cashflow forecast

How to plan a cashflow forecast for your salon or barbershop

Cash flow confidence for your hair or beauty salon or barbershop: how to take control of your cash and make sure your business thrives. Read more


How to support a grieving salon or barbershop employee

What should you do when one of your salon or barbershop employees is grieving for a close family member or friend?  Read more