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   LIS'N WITH YOUR EYES - What does your guests’ hair say about them?  Is it saying they are trendy, classic, sexy, avant garde,or perhaps a little of everything?  Referrals happen because customers “listen with their eyes.”  Your hair speaks.  What does it    say about you? Lis’n answers those questions with our fall trend cutting release showing wearable styles.  We will share 4 simple steps to an effective consultation for both men and women and share the differences between the conversations.  Discover simple grooming techniques to build your men’s business. "Lis’n With Your Eyes" will show expert techniques and build your business


URBAN VILLAGE - UPDOS: Fall Trends & Tips
Urban Village will present a variety of looks that will be easy to take back to the salon and/or incorporate into current styles.  These dynamic stylists will also share tips and tricks they have found helpful to achieve these styles and looks as well as for hairstyling in general.


GORDON MILLER - FINDING YOUR WHY: the 1st Step to Social Media Success
This is a look at the attitudes and best practices required to remain competitive in our ever changing professional landscape: starting with the answer to the critical question too often overlooked by most: Why should I change how I think (and act) about marketing my business and/or career.  In addition, we will discuss the trends in technology and social/digital media that will continue to help shape both consumer attitudes and the professional landscape for years to come. Bring your questions as session will include Q&A time.  

MENS SPA - Men's Grooming at It's Best
Brad Schlaeger and team will be demonstrating the new cutting-edge cutting techniques that support the short, groomed look plus the value-added services that every client at MENS SPA receives. It is these cutting techniques and value-added services that have made our team so popular and given them their overwhelmingly positive ratings from Google and Demand Force.

FALL-AYAGE: How to spice up your balayage game - : The Simonson's Team will leave you feeling inspired with fresh and salon friendly balayage techniques, along with easy to understand toning and lightener formulations.

PRE EVENT CORE CLASS - Saturday, 10/5/19

SATURDAY, October 5 - 3:00pm-7:00PM

Health, Safety, Infection Control and Laws and Rules class for license renewal.  This 4-hour class is required for all operator/manager cosmetologists, nail techs, estheticians and eyelash technicians to renew their operator or manager license. This is a valuable class for non Minnesota licensees as well.  It is packed with valuable information that applies to salons everywhere. Add-on class - SSPA Member $10; Non-member $59 with BEST OF registration. Class may be purchased as a standalone class for $65. Pricing deadlines apply.


Produced by the Salon & Spa Professional Association, Inc  Speakers, class topics and schedule subject to change.