"BOOKED" W/ Tanya Foster
About Tanya Foster:
Tanya Foster is a passionate educator, talented hair stylist and co-owner of Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Salons, one of Salon Today’s Top 200 salons in the country. She is also a business consultant, color specialist and eas aninternational platform artist for several hair- care manufacturers, traveling and teaching both technical and business skills.
Question 1: What are you currently reading or the last book you’ve read?
I just finished: Double Your Profits In 6 Months or Less
- By: Bob Fifer
Question 2: What book impacted your life the most and why?
"I have a few books because I believe I read for growth of my business and myself as well."
Mindful Athlete by: George Mumford.
"It spoke of truly being present and to be disciplined."
Getting to Yes With Yourself by: William Ury.
"I learned to get to know my wants and how to get them at
the same time giving the other person their wants. "
Everyone Communicates Few Connect by John C Maxwell.
"We often get caught up in our words rather than really connecting with others and I loved how it spoke of how relationships are so important."
Question 3: If you were to write a book what would the title be and the name of the first 3 chapters?
I have joked for years that I am going to write a book called:
Ghosts in my closet. (I tend to believe in being an open book)
Chapter 1: Yea, I did that
Chapter 2: Treading Water
Chapter 3: Peace
Question 4: What book do you recommend to all creative professionals?
Becoming a Category of One by: Joe Calloway
Her 30+-year career in the beauty industry has taken her all over the country, working with Aveda founder Horst Rechelbacher, the Vidal Sassoon Academy, as an educator for ArTec,and as a member of the Brocato international design team under founder Sam Brocato.Her work as an instructor and artist led her to opening her own salon, where she combined her talents and passion for education to create a unique personal brand, and an atmosphere that fosters personal growth for her employees as well as proven success in business. She truly has succeeded in creating business systems that transcend the hair industry, branding her way of business as a lifestyle that empowers people to be the best
version of themselves. With her growing roster of celebrity clients, and revenue numbers that continue to increase year after year, it seems that Tanya’s formula has proven successful. With the mission of growing people first, her salons have become a philanthropic stepping-stone that pushes her stylists to reach their full potential, leaving no question as to why her businesses have remained successful and only continued to grow since opening the doors in 2007.
Chester and Talinda Bennington (lead singer Linkin Park)
Gerard Way (My chemical Romance)
Chad Kroeger (Nickelback)
Kevin Ray (Walk the Moon)
Marlee Matlin (Actress)
Sublime w/ Rome
Kristi Yamaguchi (Olympic skater)
Xene (Band X)
Sabrina Bryan (Cheetah Girls)
Big Tim Rush (entire band)
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