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Hollie’s Pen & Paper Upgrade to Software
By Hollie Power, 3 Nov 2020

Hollie’s Pen & Paper Upgrade to Software

Chief cheerleader Hollie Power and one half of Salonology, alongside her husband, motivational speaker and author Ryan Power, shares her journey moving her award winning salon and spa business from pen and paper to software, and how Timely ticked all the boxes.

High Intensity Timely Training: Setting Staff Targets
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 2 Nov 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Setting Staff Targets

Staff targets are vital to growing your business and staff development, but to be effective they need to be easy to access and automatically updated so you can focus more energy on coaching and less on admin!

From surviving to thriving: combat stress with Kristy von Minden’s simple strategies
By Sarah Blake, 20 Oct 2020

From surviving to thriving: combat stress with Kristy von Minden’s simple strategies

Having experienced the pressures and stresses of the modern workplace first-hand, Kristy von Minden set up Mind Bright to enhance health, happiness, and performance in the workplace. Kristy, who runs wellness workshops and drives positive change in business organisations, talked Timely through some simple strategies for coping with the unprecedented stresses of 2020.

How Manscape used Timely Consult to help them reopen safely during New Zealand’s Stage 2
By Tracey Lydiard, 19 Oct 2020

How Manscape used Timely Consult to help them reopen safely during New Zealand’s Stage 2

Manscape is a hair and body salon for men based in Christchurch, New Zealand. They’re an upmarket barber shop with a focus on relaxation and pampering, giving their clients a unique experience unlike anywhere else. Post lockdown, they shared their tips with us on how they reopened safely and successfully.

High Intensity Timely Training: Managing your waitlist with Timely
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 19 Oct 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Managing your waitlist with Timely

Covid lockdowns have left lots of businesses with a backlog of existing clients waiting for appointments and new clients waiting for a cancellation so they can steal a last minute slot! In times like these, Timely’s awesome waitlist feature is your new sidekick, helping to give those waiting clients the best chance to score a booking.

The Curly Hair Revolution
By Tracey Lydiard, 15 Oct 2020

The Curly Hair Revolution

Klerissa McDonald is the founder of Curly By Nature, a range of plant based products that she formulated specifically for people with genetically curly hair. Her background in hairdressing has led to not only creating products but also fuelling her passion for coaching and educating people on curly hair types.

High Intensity Timely Training: Online booking with Facebook and Instagram
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 12 Oct 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Online booking with Facebook and Instagram

When you break it down, there are only two things you need to do to turn your business’s social media accounts into one of your greatest money making assets. The first is to post exciting and interesting content that shows people how great you are, and the second is to put your booking button front and center; letting clients book straight from your Facebook or Instagram pages!

The Salon Guru
By Tracey Lydiard, 6 Oct 2020

The Salon Guru

Faye Murray is one of Australia’s most recognized business coaches and motivational speakers. With 18 years of experience, she is the first person to be inducted into both the Hairdressing Hall of Fame and Beauty Hall of Fame. Faye is an absolute master of the salon world, here to pass over some gems of wisdom.

High Intensity Timely Training: Using Timely Consult forms in person
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 5 Oct 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Using Timely Consult forms in person

If you’re lucky enough to be in a part of the world with low Covid cases, you might be able to start hosting consultations in person again! In this blog, we’ll go through a few different ways you can use Timely Consult with your clients in your business, like storing treatment plans and notes, as well as to help with your client experience.

Dancing into a new chapter
By Tracey Lydiard, 5 Oct 2020

Dancing into a new chapter

Since retiring from competitive dancing, Camilla Sacre-Dallerup has gone on to become an international bestselling author, life coach, and mindful living expert. We spoke with Camilla to discuss her passion for mindfulness, and how she’s inspiring her clients around the world to live their best life.

High Intensity Timely Training: Sending forms with Timely Consult
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 28 Sep 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Sending forms with Timely Consult

Consultations with your clients before getting started are vital to delivering the best possible experience! With current social distancing and added health and safety restrictions, it’s a good idea to start this process before your client even sets foot in your business. With Timely Consult, you can send digital consultation forms to your clients via SMS or email to be completed before their appointment which is saved straight to their client record in Timely!

High Intensity Timely Training: Creating forms with Timely Consult
By Alex Davies-Parmenter, 21 Sep 2020

High Intensity Timely Training: Creating forms with Timely Consult

2020 has been a transformative year, with many of us having to completely change the way we approach our businesses. Digital forms have gone from being “nice to have” to being a business essential; vital for protecting your business, clients, and staff.