Category: Career tips

May 23, 2017

Careers In Demand, Leah Day talks Cosmetology!

Career tips, news

Leah Day, LJIC Graduate talks about how YOU can be In Demand, even as a Student! Learn to build your clientele today and prepare yourself to be the best professional you can be in the industry. Does Cosmetology sound like the right career choice for you? The Industry is in demand and full of exciting…

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Careers in Demand, Anthony Headley talks Massage Therapy!

Career tips, news

Anthony Headley, co-owner of Headley & Crawford Salon & Day Spa talks Massage Therapy… discover the power of touch & learn the impact you can have on people’s lives through Massage. Does Massage Therapy sound like the right career choice for you? The Industry is in demand and full of exciting opportunities. Learn more about…

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May 22, 2017

Careers In Demand, Anthony Headley talks Cosmetology!

Career tips, news

Anthony Headley, co-owner of Headley & Crawford Salon & Day Spa talks Cosmetology… See what Anthony has to say about being a Salon owner & what it takes to be successful in the Industry. Plus he shares great advice for future professionals. Does Cosmetology sound like the right career choice for you? The Industry is…

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May 11, 2017

You never stop learning – Teacher Tip from Ms. Whitfield! 

Beauty school, Career tips, news

Today’s Teacher Tip comes from Ms. Aundreona Whitfield from La’ James International College Fort Dodge… “Just because your an educator doesn’t mean you never stop learning.” What are you favorite LJIC moments?: “My favorite LJIC moment would be my graduation from the exact place i’m not currently employed at.” Why LJIC?: “I would recommend LJIC…

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May 2, 2017

Your “why” will keep you going – A Teacher Tip from Ms. Jacy Bunz 

Beauty school, Career tips, news

Meet Ms. Jacy Bunz, Term 2 & Esthetics Instructor at La’ James International College in Cedar Falls. Ms. Bunz has been a part of the LJIC family for 4 years and she wanted to share some advice for students in today’s LJIC Teacher Tp… “Success doesn’t come easy & it doesn’t happen over night, but it is worth the…

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April 7, 2017

Create the perfect ambiance – A Teacher Tip from Miss Gelaude! 

Beauty school, Career tips, news

Meet Miss Alissa Gelaude, Esthetics Instructor at La’ James International College in Davenport. Mrs. Geladue shares some great tips for creating the perfect ambiance during your spa service… “To create the perfect ambiance for your spa service, make sure you have plenty of candles to illuminate the spa room. A nice fresh bouquet is another one of my favorite touches. Lastly,…

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June 24, 2016

How to Build Salon Clientele Fast – 7 Successful Habits

Career tips, news

So you’ve taken the plunge and opened your dream salon – congratulations! Now comes the exciting (and sometimes daunting) task of attracting a steady stream of clients. Here are the 7 powerful strategies to build your salon clientele fast! Effective Habits for Rapidly Growing Your Salon Clientele La’ James International College’s Seven Standards of Guest…

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January 29, 2016

LEARN TO TALK THE TALK LIKE A SALON & SPA PROFESSIONAL… AND YOU SOON WILL BE!

Career tips, news

Clients. It might sound obvious, but your “clientele” consists of clients. Don’t ever forget; the size and quality of your clientele will determine the size and quality of your paycheck, so learning how to keep your clients coming back is of the utmost importance. Being a cosmetologist is fun and exciting. Making people look great,…

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September 25, 2015

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER (BUT DON’T SAY THAT TO YOUR INSTRUCTORS!?)

Beauty school, Career tips, news

Dreams. They’re made up of images, symbols, ideas… there are usually some feelings mixed in too. Sometimes dreams happen while we sleep; the best dreams happen with our eyes wide open. Our goals. Our aspirations. Our visions of what we could be… Sometimes our dreams make sense, but other times, our dreams don’t seem to…

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