Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in personal care but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Carla Lobello, Owner of Fetish Hair, located in Calgary, AB, CA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

We are a modern hair salon based in the hippest area of Calgary, AB, Inglewood.

Tell us about yourself

I have been doing hair for 26 years, and it just feels like yesterday's start in the industry. I wanted to open a salon based on the newest and fashion-forward fashion in the hair industry. And my team of hairstylist are diverse and are the best at what they do. We are a true family here at Fetish Hair.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

One of my biggest accomplishments is my staff and that they all get along, and you can feel that once you enter our space.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

I really don't find anything hard, but if I were to choose something, I would say just keeping up with social media. But I do it ;)

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Hire good people, take education classes for yourself and your staff, and ensure every client walks out with a good experience.

Is there anything else you'd like to share?

Love what you do, and everything else falls into place.

Where can people find you and your business?


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