Tawny Thieu-Walker, the owner of Liquid Salon and The Pink Pump chain of women's apparel boutiques is hosting workshops focused on how to start a successful salon and build a successful retail .
"Build A Million Dollar Salon" is 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 13 at Liquid Salon, 6652 Telegraph Road, Bloomfield Hills and "Build A Business With Tawny" is 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 4 at Pink Pump, 309 S. Main Street, Royal Oak.
At the "Build A Million Dollar Salon," Thieu will guide attendees in developing a business plan, preparing personal financial , negotiating lease rates, internal structure of the business (booth rent, commission pay scale), setting policies and contracts, service and pricing strategy and recruiting and developing talent. The cost is $75. Register by April 10 at Milliondollarsalon.eventbrite.com.
"Build A Business With Tawny," is a business-building workshop targeted to aspiring in the retail sector. This workshop will help owners create a business plan, prepare and understand business financial projections and how to buy and merchandise wisely and open the store. Register by May 2 at buildaboomingbusiness.eventbrite.com.