Reopening salons: you might need to readjust your prices based on this

Deciding how much you’re going to charge when reopening salons is a crucial decision to get right!  There’re some factors that you’ve always considered:  Your business location Your target market – are you going for high-volume turnover or the luxury end of the market The range and type of services you offer However, because of COVID-19, you might […]

Salons reopening: read this advice on having chair and room renters

After months of DIY disasters, your business will be very busy when it reopens – we can’t wait, right?  It’ll be essential to have chair, space or room renters to make the most out of your space whilst extending your opening hours as much as possible.  Think about it – you’ll need to… 💭 Safely spread customers throughout the day […]

Decide how to manage demand when reopening beauty salons: 8 essential questions to set a strategic plan

While beauty and wellness businesses sadly remain closed in the UK, business owners across Europe that have already reopened are seeing an increase of booking numbers for both new and current clients. You’ll need to decide how to manage demand when reopening beauty salons. That’s why we’ve created this checklist with 8 essential questions to help you set a […]

What beauty professionals can expect when they reopen salons

We know you’re busy getting ready to reopen salons, barber shops and treatment spaces when it’s safe again. That’s why we’re making it super easy for you to have access to information + resources in one place. Are you ready? 😎 Check out what to expect for the future of your beauty business when it reopens. […]

How To Guide: Instagram’s Food Delivery & Gift Card Stickers

With all food businesses becoming delivery only we’re seeing an increase in support for dark kitchens, restaurants, pubs and cafes that are doing delivery service for the first time and need to get the word out. A great example is our Secret Takeaways list with businesses in Edinburgh and London doing food delivery and takeaway. […]

How to use social media for small businesses during COVID-19

Now, more than ever, communication is key for small businesses! It’s an important time to use social media to keep in touch with your audience. Check out these five social strategies for small business during this challenging time 💡 Important news Share important news that is relevant to your customers. There’s tonnes of information out there, […]

New online booking system

We’re introducing a new feature to level up your experience with Occupyd. Now, you have access to a 360-degree online management system of your bookings and payments, all from a personalised space owner dashboard.  You can chat with potential space seekers, manage your listings and set up payments directly through our website. You find all important […]

Covid-19: Resource page for small businesses

With the Coronavirus outbreak, many questions and concerns regarding how to go through this challenging time as a small business has increased within our community. We’re committed to support you by monitoring the situation closely and sharing important information.​ We’ve created this latest official advice and information library that will help you manage your business as impacts […]