Open a Barber Shop in New York
Now that you have become a fully licensed barber, you have two paths to choose from! While being able to secure a job with many top-rated barbershops in NYC is much easier, the ultimate goal is to be able to open a barber shop and operate it. And there are many benefits to opening your own barber shop!
To open a barber shop is a stable and successful career as everyone always needs a haircut. Therefore, you’ll have a stable income without worrying so much about finances. Furthermore, you’re free to choose your own schedule, work hours, barbershop layout, colors, styles, and more. You will be able to express your creative pursuits and craftsmanship by owning and operating your own barber shop. So what does it take to be able to open a barber shop in NY?
A lot of research planning and preparation are needed to open a barber shop. We compiled a list of some aspects you should look into when owning and operating a barber shop:
Table of Contents:
Research and Planning
Location and Equipment
Marketing and Promotion
Operations and Management
- Create a vision board so you can research and plan your goals for the future
- List out and seek locations you would like to place your barbershop at
- Hire staff as you get busy to assist you in cutting and styling hair
- Promote and market your business through social media, customer referrals and more to grow your business
- Focus on logistics and operations to make finances and management smoother
We are confident you can open a barber shop and operate it! With over 40 years of administrative experience in barbering and beauty at Tribeca Barber & Beauty School, we are here to help you. Our expertise will assist you with rules, regulations, and any issues that may come up!
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Tribeca Barber & Beauty School is one of the top New York City schools to learn barbering, cosmetology, and beauty. If you are looking to start a new professional career and expand your knowledge and skill set to open a barber shop, you are in the right place. Schedule a free one-on-one school presentation tour with one of our teachers.