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Getting Down to Business [microform] : Hair Styling Shop, Module 30. [Student Guide]. Entrepreneurship Training Components / Joyce P. Gall
Bib ID 5407967
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Gall, Joyce P
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1981 
91 p. 
Summary

This module on owning and operating a hair styling shop is one of 36 in a series on entrepreneurship. The introduction tells the student what topics will be covered and suggests other modules to read in related occupations. Each unit includes student goals, a case study, and a discussion of the unit subject matter. Learning activities are divided into individual activities, discussion questions, and a group activity. Units (and subject matter) in this module are planning your business (services and hair care products; importance of personal qualities; competing successfully); choosing a location (what to consider); getting money to start (choosing a money source; statement of financial need; business description); being in charge (listing tasks; dividing the work; contracting for services; hiring strategy; training employees); organizing the work (work schedule; record of special services); setting prices (cost of supplies; operating expenses; profit; demand; competition); advertising and selling (how to spread the word; why advertise every month; how to sell); keeping financial records (the sales slip; daily cash sheet); and keeping your business successful (profit/loss statement; profit and expense ratios; keeping profits high; to grow or not to grow). A summary and quiz complete the document. (A teacher's guide is available for this module.) (CT)

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Availability: Wisconsin Vocational Studies Center, 964 Educational Sciences Bldg., Madison, WI 53706 (Order No. ETC100NN1, $6.00. 25% discount on 100 or more of same title. Complete set--ETC100--$200.00).

Sponsoring Agency: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.

Contract Number: 300-79-0535.

ERIC Note: For related documents see CE 031 026-101 and CE 031 324.

Educational level discussed: Secondary Education.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Administrator Role.  |  Advertising.  |  Business Administration.  |  Business Education.  |  Business Skills.  |  Cosmetology.  |  Financial Support.  |  Learning Activities.  |  Learning Modules.  |  Money Management.  |  Recordkeeping.  |  Salesmanship.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Entrepreneurship Small Businesses
Form/genre Guides, Classroom
Other authors/contributors American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA
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