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The answer, according to our legal advisors, “it depends”. However, there are some guidelines you can consider and use to form your own workplace policy. “Each employer will have to assess its specific workplace and make a fundamental decision as to whether itneeds all employees to receive the vaccine or provide vaccination confirmation or a …
Participate in consultations to help define how chemicals are listed on products you use and sell.
Animals such as dogs and cats can catch and show symptoms of COVID-19. We find out if they can also spread the disease.
Masks. Rules. Cleaning. All these things we had to deal with for over a year, and all compounded by a certain level of anxiety and personal loneliness. We can’t just bounce back to “normal” like nothing happened, especially as COVID-19 is still lingering in corners. Join us as we connect with a former hairstylist-turned-Mental Health …
Need to hear from the experts on what to do next when it come to a mask-free workplace? Watch our interview with WorkSafeBC and Vancouver Coastal Health.
As the government winds down mask orders, many of you have voiced your discomfort working so closely to your clients without a mask. COVID-19 is still around, and there are concerns the virus variant is finding its way into people who have been vaccinated. Most owners and operators are choosing to keep masks on and …
What you need to know about the new mask orders in BC
A high-level overview of what will be expected of employers as COVID-19 safety plans are replaced
We have recommendations to help you manage the emotions and expectations as mask orders are lifted. For you, your team, and your clients.
Students at private institutions should be able to know their rights and benefit from more of the same protections students at public institutions have
Easy to use visuals for social, web, or print to assure clients of your safety and commitment to hygiene.
Join our video call with a workplace lawyer as we review considerations for vaccinations for staff and renters
Some resources to help you navigate the new health rules announced by the province of BC
Learn more about how you can qualify for up to $30,000 with the BC Business Recovery Grant
Many of you have been checking in with us about the guidance around masks and protocols as COVID-19 vaccines roll out. Our advice and recommendation are based on your safety and the safety of your clients. For clients who refuse to wear a mask for some reason or are exempt, we offer an article to …
Details on industries eligible for early immunization against COVID-19 and links to updated schedules
Join us for this Zoom session to learn how to make your salon, spa, or barbershop financially resilient.
Where to find a vaccine clinic in your area – links and booking information for personal service providers and clients
Coronavirus has taught us a valuable lesson – a business that is resilient has a better chance of surviving unforeseen events.
Tune-Up Tuesday Episode 5: P&L Made Easy. We’re rerunning this helpful series from the summer to help you navigate our first pandemic spring season.
As vaccines roll out, are you legally in a position to require your staff to get the COVID-19 shot?
Chemprocide is a powerful and economical hospital-grade clear concentrate that guards against Coronavirus. Members save up to 10% discount and 4 free empty spray bottles.
Tune-Up Tuesday Episode 3: Freedom through cash flow. We’re rerunning this helpful series from the summer to help you navigate after our first pandemic-era holiday season.
Check out the work done by our Like a Version winners, and their interpretation of Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas.
In our member survey filled out in the last week of January, we found that most salons, spas, and barbershops are challenged by a common set of factors.
Tune-Up Tuesday Episode 2: COVID Fee vs. Price Increase. We’re rerunning this helpful series from June to help you navigate our first pandemic-era holiday season.
We wanted to share the confirmation we received from the province on restriction exemptions for all personal services (not just “hair and nails”).
Learn about the leaders in our industry who are doing it right in professionalism, protecting clients and staff, preparing for safety inspections, and preventing future industry shutdowns.
? HUGE announcement! ? We have been working with a Canadian manufacturer, RWS, to bring a hospital-grade disinfectant to you. This technology is federally approved (DIN 02362546) as a high-level disinfectant and is suitable to destroy COVID-19. It’s also not nearly as toxic as other agents (notice no warning symbols) and is easy on your …
You’ve completed your training, now it’s time to be recognized as the qualified beauty professional that you are.