Back to Work Bootcamp

 

Financial Recovery and Understanding Data

Where does your money reside? Your business income may have taken a dive over the past year so proper planning is necessary for your finical recovery. This session will cover all you need to know to secure the financial future of your business.

Host: Dija Ayodele, Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory
Speaker: Richard Weare, Director D.Thomas Clinic


 

Rebuilding Your Confidence

COVID-19 has knocked more than business continuity, it’s also dented our get-up-and-go. In this session we will give you the tools to rebuild your confidence and find your return to work mojo.

Host: Lisa Potter-Dixon, Makeup Artist and Best-selling author
Speakers: Jules Von Hep, Celebrity Tanning Expert and Founder of The Isle of Paradise, Sam Pearce, Dija Ayodele Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory, Caroline Hirons, Founder, The Beauty Backed Trust


 

Communication and Relationships

From customers to clients, relationships are the foundation of your business. This session is all about effective networking, communication techniques and how to build relationships that last!

Host: Millie Kendall, Co-Founder and CEO of The British Beauty Council
Speakers: Dija Ayodele Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory, Andy Millward, Facialist and Aesthetician, Kirsty McCall, Hair and Makeup Artist, Founder of WHMUA, Debbie Thomas, Founder, D.Thomas Clinic


 

Back to Work – The Current Guidance

Your safety and that of your staff and clients is dependent on following government guidance. We’re setting the record straight and answering all your back to work questions for each devolved nation.

Host: Lesley Blair, Chair and CEO of BABTAC
Speaker: Millie Kendall, Co-Founder and CEO of The British Beauty Council


 

Elevating Your Business Through Digital

There’s no escaping it, online is going to play a big role in how we conduct business going forward so don’t get left behind. In this session, we discuss how to establish your digital footprint and choosing the best tools for your business.

Host: Josh Smith, Contributing Editor at Glamour and Founder of the ‘Make It Reign’ Podcast
Speaker: Lisa Potter-Dixon, Makeup Artist and Best-selling author, Caroline Hirons, Founder, The Beauty Backed Trust, Dija Ayodele, Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory


 

Team Building

Has your team been shattered and scattered during lockdown? Are you looking for tips on how to build a strong team? The strength of your business will depend on your team, so this session will cover all your bonding basics.

Host: MK Trevaskis, Director and Co-Founder, The Tape Agency
Speakers: Errol Douglas, Hairstylist, Dija Ayodele, Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory, Alexia Inge, Co-CEO and Co-Founder, Cult Beauty


 

Prepping for Your Return – Freelance

After months being unable to work, it is key to re-evaluate your offering, check your kits and business plans. Here we go through everything you need to know to get up and running quickly!

Host: Lisa Potter-Dixon, Makeup Artist and Best-selling author
Speakers: Adeola Gboyega, Makeup Artist and Beauty Expert, Tinu Bello, CEO and Founder of Colour Riot Nails


 

Prepping for Your Return – Salon Owners

After months of being closed, it’s key to give yourself enough time to prep from checking your back back to familiarising yourself with equipment. We’ll cover everything you need to do before doors re-open to clients.

Host: Lesley Blair, Chair and CEO of BABTAC
Speakers: Dija Ayodele, Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory, Andy Millward, Facialist and Aesthetician, Emily Ewart-Perks, Co-Founder and CEcoO Secret Spa


 

What Would Beyonce Do?

We sometimes find it hard to shout about our achievements, but how will you drive your business if no-one knows how great you are? The Beauty Backed Trustees are dropping gems to help you blow your horn for maximum effect.

Host: Sonia Haria, Beauty Director at The Telegraph
Speakers: Caroline Hirons, Founder, The Beauty Backed Trust, Lisa Potter-Dixon, Makeup Artist and Best-selling author, Dija Ayodele, Aesthetician and Founder of Black Skin Directory, Alex Forbes, Group Director for Caroline Hirons Limited and Skin Rocks, Lesley Blair, Chair and CEO of BABTAC