Making The Cut

Report shows UK hairdressing faces major challenges to future growth

Invoicing 101

Easy as 123

Freelance finance first steps

Finances and tax got you worried?

How we work now – Siobhan Jones, Rose & Wild

The colour expert and new salon owner talks about why she’s set up her Fulham hub for freelancers

How we work now – Lacey Hunter-Felton, Hunter Collective

After nearly two decades in hairdressing, Lacey wanted a better work/life balance. The Hunter Collective was born…

How we work now – Ky Wilson, The Social

Ky Wilson’s The Social lives up to its name. No wonder it scooped Most Wanted Best New Salon of 2018

Which business structure is right for you?

Read up on your options and choose wisely…

Rights and responsibilities with chair renting

What are you legally entitled to?

Rules to live by – getting a mortgage as a freelancer

One rule to live by if you’re looking to buy

9 ways to meet your next client

Break the ice and bring in the big bucks

Health and safety how-to

Hardhats at the ready. Don’t get caught out!

Rules to live by – Money management

Don’t let your budget be the boss of you

Lonely no more – tips on tackling loneliness

Don’t let going solo get you down

Home-based salons 101

Through the keyhole on working from home…

How we work now – Michelle Rooney, Hooker & Young Wynyard

How one stylist tried the self-employed life… and found her future back in the salon

Rules to live by – What counts as an expense?

What makes the cut?