The key to hiring Gen Z candidates? Thinking like them.

Recruiting Gen Z workers requires understanding how young people think about issues like diversity, tech, and benefits. |5 min read| Jen and I have been doing a ton of research on Gen Zer’s, specifically around recruitment. The oldest Gen Zer is 23, so these are the people entering beauty school, as well as your salons,

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Elite Beauty Society: 6 Figure Stylist Habits

You got into the hairstylist game for your own personal reasons. Maybe you love the gig, maybe it helps you express your creativity as an artist, maybe you’re in it because you take a lot of pride in working hard — whatever your reason is, tacking on the “I’m a stylist and I make six-figures” to

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Canvas Connections with Silver Vine Room, you can’t teach good energy.

Canvas Connections with Silver Vine Room, You can't teach good energy

About Canvas Connections: Welcome to Canvas Connections hosted by entrepreneurs & Canvas Recruit Co-Founders, Jen & Matt Martinelli. You’ll find a mix of interview series with beauty industry top leaders, beauty career advice, personal growth, and emotional intelligence. Our first interview with Manny and Mark touched on salon recruitment, dealing with egos, the importance of giving back,

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Staying inspired is key to being a successful leader.

Staying inspired is key to being a successful leader.

| 4 Min Read | We recently sat down with one of our faves, and old high school friend, Mario Silvestri. Mario is a super successful, very unique co-owner of Junior & Hatter and Junior & Hatter Gents in Miami, Florida. Mario has spent his life completely immersed in the beauty space. I vividly remember him cutting my hair in

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