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Top tips for day to day running Slick!

Find out some top tips for how to get the most out of Slick in your salon!

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Written by Phoebe Davis
Updated over a week ago

Find out some top tips for how to get the most out of Slick in your salon!

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Our Slick experts have put together their top tips below - check it out!

Client tags
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Client tags allows you to flag key information about your clients to your staff, helps you in the day-to-day running of your business and provide a better service to your clients.


Find out more here on how to create and add Client tags to your clients profile.

Calendar settings
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Calendar settings allow you to customise your calendar to your needs and the look you want. You can find these under menu - staff and business settings - calendar settings.

Change the colour mode, hide your no shows and cancellations automatically and hide non-working staff on their days off!

Find out more here how to make these changes to your calendar.

Calendar glossary
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Use the code below to understand the calendar symbols and what they mean for your appointments!

Take deposits
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Taking deposits in store is a great way to ensure security across your bookings and reduce potential lost revenue.

Find out here the ways you can do this through Slick in store.

Time off
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Set regular working hours for your staff using the time off blocks on the calendar.

Find out here how to get this set up!

Message your clients!
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Text updates to your clients from the notification feed by clicking 'text client', compose your message and send right from Slick!

You can also text a client directly from their booking on the calendar by clicking 'send text' as you see here.

Learn here how to message multiple clients at once to notify them of news, offers and information!

Staff View
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Want to view a stylist's week ahead to plan and pop in appointments. You can do so by selecting 'Staff view' on the calendar as you see here and then selecting the name of the stylist you want to see.

Note - Untick 'hide deleted staff' to check columns of deleted staff members.


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