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PBA | NCA Announces 2011 Sally Scholarship Winners

The Professional Beauty Association | National Cosmetology Association (PBA | NCA) is pleased to announce the 2011 recipients of the PBA | NCA Sally Beauty Excel Scholarship. With more than 300 applicants, the selection process was challenging based on the quality of candidates, however the…

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Introducing PBA’s New Distributor Sales Consultant (DSC) Training Program

A four-part online training program designed to educate DSCs on everything from understanding basic hair color to industry-specific selling strategies to maximize success in the salon industry. Each module includes clear learning objectives, resources to download for future use and an assessment to test your…

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Turning thinning hair into a lesson on leadership

Derrick Strand, a management consultant and trainer, recently wrote an interesting blog post on how a lesson in taking care of his receding hairline helped him become a better leader. In the excerpt below, Derrick comparesĀ  his three-step hair care system for his thinning strands…

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