Business Live

Upskill and continue to navigate a successful future for your salon business. 2024 line-up coming soon!


Stay tuned for the 2024 line-up coming soon!

2023 programme below:

With salon businesses across the country getting back to their best and learning to adapt and thrive in a new and rapidly evolving climate, there’s never been a better time to identify areas to upskill and continue to navigate a successful future. Whether it’s mastering video for social media or building and maintaining an engaged team, this year’s Business Live schedule at Salon International is here to support salon owners, stylists, and freelancers through the realities of running a successful business in 2023 and beyond. 

Hosted over the three days of Salon International, Business Live will provide 12 inspirational talks covering a spectrum of timely subjects, led by a range of industry specialists and experts. With insider insight, actionable takeaways, and the opportunity to ask questions and network, the seminars are an essential part of the weekend for anyone looking to develop and grow.

Tickets are just £7.50pp per session. 

Saturday 14 October 2023

11:00 - 12:25  We’ve Got You Covered - Everything you need to know about self-employment and chair/space rental presented by NHBF.
Caroline Larissey, Amanda Lodge-Stewart, Justin Giles, Laura Williams

12:30 - 13:30  How To Spend It!
Colin McAndrew, Maddi Cook, Leah Durrant, Salv Mulé

14:00 - 15:00  Who Has The Power?
Phil Smith, Melenie Tudor, Nick Tyrer

15:30 - 16:30  Building A Salon Brand
Nuala Morey, Robert Eaton, Nikki Neale, Becci Pell, Jo Martin 

Sunday 15 October 2023

10:30 - 11:55  2023/24 Trends & Influences in the Hair Industry presented by NHBF.
Erica Liburd, Rio Agor-Watts, Paige Lewin

12:00 - 13:00  Recruitment Matters
Declan George Parkes, Tim Scott-Wright, Kaye Sotomi

13:30 - 14:30  Software Secrets Revealed
Heffy Wheeler, Phil Jackson, Sarah Brawley, Claire Martin

15:00 - 16:00  Team Talent
Jo Irving, Hayley Jepson, Polly Rose   

16:30 - 17:30  Retail In Detail
Gina Conway, Nicola Smyth, Kerry Mather, Danilo Giangreco

Monday 16 October 2023

11:00 - 12:25  Future Tech And How To Use It To Protect Your Business presented by NHBF.
Adam Underwood, Samantha Turner-Meyern, Tom Mason-Smith

12:30 - 13:30  Setting Your Salon Strategy
Jennifer Swain, Naomi Brooks, Siobhan and Philipp Haug

14:00 - 15:00  Recession Busting
Janene Hawkins-Bush, Hellen Ward, Josh Goldsworthy, Jamie Brooks

15:30 - 16:30  Digital Marketing 101
Kate Woods, Fergal Doyle, Sarah Mann, Ayanda Soares



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Business Live tickets do not include exhibition entrance and every visitor must have a valid exhibition entrance ticket to access both Salon International and Business Live. Click here to view the entrance policy.

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