When did you first realize you just had to own your own salon? Was it when you recognized that you have a desire to "change hairdressing into a geometric art form," like Vidal Sassoon? Or did you have "a strong sense of how things should be done and how clients should be treated and made to feel," like Eva Scrivo?
Whatever your motivation, you have the dream and the drive to run a business. Now all you need is some guidance to help you develop the salon business plan you'll need to make your dreams a reality. A well-developed business plan gives your salon a blueprint for success and focus. It also can be used to obtain funding from banks or to recruit partners.
In this guide, we'll review the 10 steps necessary to create a credible salon business plan.