Woke Up This Way Podcast with Matt Beck

Woke Up This Way Podcast with Matt Beck

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Welcome to my podcast!! The number one goal of this podcast is to have fun and connect with the creative and awesome hairdressers of the world. Add me to your favorites ⭐️ to receive tips on Hair, Salon Marketing, Social Media, and more! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support


Should you take deposits for Appointments??
May 7 • 17 min
On this episode we discuss if taking deposits for your clients appointments is necessary and maybe some better options to help deal with no shows —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
The Value of Hairdressers Working with Brands in 2019
May 1 • 19 min
What is an Influencer and how many followers do you need to be an influencer? Should brands care how many followers you have? In this episode we discuss the value of hairdressers working with brands in the Social Media world. —- Support this podcast:…
My Hang Out with Andrew Carruthers from Sam Villa
Apr 30 • 37 min
Ever wonder the difference between cheap Tools Vs Pro Tools or Cheap Mannequins Vs Quality Mannequins? On this episode we talk hair tools with Andrew Carruthers from Sam Villa about the process of making tools and we have a great time doing it. You don’t…
Talking Hair with Sam Villa and Andrew Carruthers 🙌
Apr 15 • 48 min
The other day I had the pleasure of not only hanging out with Sam and Andrew but filming 15 youtube videos for Sam’s Youtube channel. After a long day of shooting we jumped on the podcast LIVE to answer peoples questions and talk about our thoughts on the…
Sued for $30,000
Apr 9 • 85 min
Loved hanging out with you all again this morning. Today we talked about a women that sued her hairstylist for damaging her hair in the blonding process leaving her with a mullet when her hair fell out. Also we discuss cheap shampoo ruining your hair,…
Professional Henna Hair Color discussed and Education = Sales 💵
Apr 9 • 34 min
On this episode we discuss a new Professional Henna Hair color from Matrix, why hairdressers sell less than one bottle of product per guest, and why Amazon is taking over hair product distribution To check out the video podcast with the Pixie haircut…
What’s a SMART Salon?
Apr 5 • 33 min
On this episode we discuss what a smart salon is and if you should transform your space into a futuristic salon experience plus online booking in 2019 —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
How To Become Famous In Your Town | MATT BECK PODCAST 4-3-19
Apr 4 • 37 min
Most stylists don’t want to be “famous” on the internet yet they market themselves that way because they don’t know any better. The internet is more local than you think. In this podcast me and @hairestyle chat about this subject and more Get your…
I want this exact haircut but different…WHAT?!
Apr 1 • 3 min
Sometime figuring out what a customer wants can be the hardest part of our job. In this clip we talk about just that. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
How to start working with a product company
Mar 25 • 1 min
This clip might sound basic but it really is the easiest way in. The way I started working for my first product company was by staying after a class and talking to the sales rep. I asked them where the next hair show was and if I would be able to…
Quality VS Quantity on Social
Mar 13 • 2 min
Being worried if a photo or video is good enough quality holds people back from posting. This message is to remind you that as long as the message you are delivering has the intention to effect the person on the other end in a positive way quality doesn’t…
How To Raise Prices Without Customers Freaking Out 😤
Mar 11 • 2 min
Having trouble raising your prices in the salon? The hardest part about raising your prices is understanding when to do it. Check out this clip where I discuss my thoughts on raising your salon pricing. Thanks for listening! —- Support this podcast:…
Being in two places at once
Feb 28 • 4 min
In this episode I received a question from a listener about how to balance your time when opening a second location. Although I don’t have experience running two salons my wife and I run Free Salon Education and Salon Gratitude so I speak from the…
Be Careful What They Ask For…
Feb 27 • 6 min
We start off in a professional relationship with our clients and before you know it we are friends and some take it too far. In this episode I go over my thoughts on customers asking for free services. —- Support this podcast:…
Interview with the Schorem Barbers - (G)old Clips
Feb 27 • 31 min
To give some context to this interview. I was attending NAHA in Las Vegas, NV and had the opportunity to sit down with guys for the Schorem Barbier a barbershop based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. This interview tells their story of opening the shop and how…
Understanding Haircutting and Growing Outside of Beauty School
Feb 21 • 32 min
Get your Sideline Phone Number Here: http://bit.ly/freesaloneducation On this podcast I get real about what to do when you get out of beauty school or if you’re transitioning from assisting and I also throw out my thoughts on haircutting. Hope you enjoy…
Mastering Your Social Media Presence - Q&A with Matt Beck
Feb 5 • 60 min
With over half a million subscribers on YouTube, Matt Beck has leveraged the power of social media to spread a wealth of knowledge to hair stylists around the globe through his platform, FreeSalonEducation.com. Spend the afternoon with Matt and…
Working together RUINS friendships?! - (G)OLD CLIPS
Jan 24 • 3 min
Matt Beck and the team discuss the realities of having good friends as colleagues and partners in business. From the SPLITTING HAIRS PODCAST #113 Watch the full podcast here: https://youtu.be/U3gdwFFbqyk —- Support this podcast:…
Lazy mentors and apprentice struggles - (G)OLD CLIPS
Jan 23 • 7 min
Matt Beck, Ryan Teal and Thaddeus Boland give advice on being an apprentice or assistant and choosing good mentors. From THE MATT BECK SHOW 7-13-17 Watch the full talk here: https://youtu.be/8ffznfSyL9U —- Support this podcast:…
What to work on besides hair skills… - (G)OLD CLIPS
Jan 13 • 2 min
Matt Beck and the team talk about important skills hairstylists should focus on outside of work to stay inspired and relevant in the industry. From the SPLITTING HAIRS PODCAST #113 Watch the full podcast here: https://youtu.be/U3gdwFFbqyk —- Support this…
They Won’t Rebook!? 😡
Jan 10 • 6 min
Do you have that guest that no matter what you do they won’t rebook? then take a listen to this podcast where I discuss tips on getting your guest excited to rebook with you every time. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
The State of Platform Artists, Brands, and Hair Shows
Nov 9, 2018 • 13 min
If you’re a Hairdresser, Educator, Platform Artist, or Brand please take the time to listen to this episode —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
You Could Be Making More Money
Nov 8, 2018 • 11 min
To my commissioned friends. Early in my career I worried so much about my commission percentage. Especially when I ran out of money. Now after owning a salon for 9 years I look at things different. I now understand that 90% of salons close within 10 years…
Are You Taking Too Much Time?? MATT BECK PODCAST 10-10-18
Oct 10, 2018 • 11 min
Last night on Instagram someone asked me what I thought about stylists that take too much time cutting hair. Well here is my answer. Thanks for listening!! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
When To Raise Your Prices
Oct 2, 2018 • 6 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Does Popularity Mean QUALITY Education?
Oct 1, 2018 • 8 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Be a better listener
Sep 30, 2018 • 10 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Premiere Philly Hair Show!!! #LoveThat Splitting Hairs Podcast
Sep 27, 2018 • 55 min
Ok seriously if you haven’t taken time in a while to listen to our podcast then you should check this one out. We had a lot of fun discussing the Philadelphia Premiere Hair Show, I show off my new scissor, and we share pictures of your work in the…
Don’t Waste Your TIME at a Hair Show
Sep 20, 2018 • 7 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Give Yourself A Raise
Sep 12, 2018 • 5 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Would You Rather??? The Hair Edition
Aug 9, 2018 • 35 min
On this episode we play a new game “Would You Rather Hair Edition” and answer questions like Would You Rather…. 1. have a client come in and know exactly what they want or a client that says do whatever you want… 2. Cut long hair client in to a pixie, or…
Spontaneous & Huge Giveaway Show!!! Plus Rapid Fire Q&A | Splitting Hairs Podcast LIVE
Jun 28, 2018 • 62 min
On this episode we were planning a special guest but it didn’t work out this week so we ask you guys for questions and man did you deliver! This show turned out great and we spun the FREE Wheel multiple times. Thanks for listening and like always please…
Psychedelic Hair Technique, Strandlights, and Olaplex WINS!!
Jun 22, 2018 • 40 min
In this episode we talk about a couple new hair color trends including the magic hair trend and a super fine weave highlight called strandlights. Also we share big news about the Olaplex and L’Oreal Court Case. Hope you enjoy the show and if you get a…
How I’m Using IGTV and New YT Features - Matt Beck Podcast
Jun 22, 2018 • 8 min
Are you as excited as I am about the new Instagram TV app? The thing I’m most excited about is the fact that I can now upload long form education videos to youtube. In this video I tell you how I’m going to utilize this new feature to fit what Im doing…
We Try Caboki on Thad and Talk Pro Tips on Thinning Hair | Splitting Hairs LIVE
Jun 7, 2018 • 39 min
On this episode we discuss our favorite tips for thinning hair and share some of the winners from the Cosmoprof #Licensetocreate awards —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
How To Raise Your Prices When You Work Alone?
Jun 4, 2018 • 7 min
On this episode I talk about when the right time to raise your prices is. My thought is people try to raise their prices to early and delay their growth. Let me know your thoughts!! Like always thanks for listening! —- Support this podcast:…
Making Hashtags Local | The Matt Beck Podcast
Jun 4, 2018 • 1 min
This is a quick Q&A episode answering Benjie’s question about using hashtags to get local business. If you have a question for this podcast be sure to send it through the Anchor app. Thanks so much! —- Support this podcast:…
How 2 Use Hashtags 2 Grow Your Business | Matt Beck Podcast
Jun 2, 2018 • 5 min
On this episode I talk about What a Hashtag is and how you should use it. I think the majority of people on social media are not being specific enough when they use hashtags and in turn are not growing the audience that they want or need to grow their…
One on One with Charlie Price
Jun 1, 2018 • 11 min
I this podcast interview I sit down with Charlie price to discuss the state of the beauty industry, Health, leadership, and his prison time lol! J/k about that last one. If you enjoy this podcast please let me know and also make sure to follow us on…
Are They Sell-Outs!?! | Splitting Hairs Podcast
May 31, 2018 • 72 min
On this episode we go over Tips Sponge Highlighting curly hair, We discuss Pulp Riot being acquired by L’Oreal and whether or not they sold out, and we have our good friend Ryan Teal on the show in a new segment we like to call Teals Two Sense on Industry…
Don’t Make Things Sound So Difficult | SAM VILLA INTERVIEW
May 25, 2018 • 18 min
His hard work and passion for the industry shines through in his education. Sam Villa is a true ego free, class act with a passion to give. In this interview I talk to Sam about his haircutting philosophies, his career, and so much more. Please enjoy and…
Interview w/ @hairlikeaboss + Meghan Markle’s Hair mistake?
May 24, 2018 • 63 min
On this episode of Splitting Hairs we Interview @HairLikeABoss and discuss if having a huge following really = a paycheck, we give our thoughts on whether or not the Royal Wedding Hair was a Mistake + Everything about Our Trip to the Minerva Beauty Open…
Become More Tomorrow Keynote | Cosmoprof Nashville 5-21-18
May 23, 2018 • 40 min
Those of you that missed my presentation in Nashville over the weekend don’t worry I got the whole thing right here for you! This keynote is all about what it takes to be a truly successful hair stylist (Spoiler Alert!!!) It’s not being the best…
Debunking Hair Myths, Hair Tattoos, and My Mom Cut My Hair!!! | Splitting Hairs Video Podcast LIVE
May 17, 2018 • 73 min
We want to hear your thoughts!! If you would like to leave us a message right here on Anchor with any questions or comments about the show we would love to hear them! Show Topics: 1. Debunking mom’s myths on hair 2. Love That segment - showing love to…
ONE on ONE with Robert Cromeans
May 11, 2018 • 35 min
At the beginning of FreeSalonEducation.com I had the opportunity to sit down one on one with Robert Cromeans at the Millennium Experience which is an amazing business seminar that Millennium Systems International puts on every year. I spent the first 10…
Thank you!
May 10, 2018 • 0 min
Just wanted to aay a quick thank you to everyone that has favorited the FSE Podcast network so far and to encourage you to download the anchor app so we can have a two way conversation. Thanks!! —- Support this podcast:…
Water Gun Hair Color + Interview w/ Andrew Carruthers
May 10, 2018 • 68 min
This week on Splitting Hairs we test out the new Water Gun hair color technique which I think you will find our thoughts on this surprising plus we have an awesome conversation with our good friend from Sam Villa Hair Andrew Carruthers, and Matt unveils…
#HAIRFAILS - What went wrong!?! Plus Interview with Kelly Cardenas LIVE
May 4, 2018 • 56 min
Huge shout out to our good friend Kelly Cardenas for coming on the show and dropping some knowledge plus I’m pretty sure someone put something in our cups because everyones a little rowdier than usual. Hope you enjoy the show and remember you can always…
Haircut banned from school?!? PLUS Curling Wand Differences | Splitting Hairs Podcast LIVE
May 2, 2018 • 56 min
You won’t believe what haircut is banned from a school in the UK plus we describe the differences in curling wands and take your calls LIVE. To watch this podcast on video click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEr5y9i798s —- Support this podcast:…
Harry Potter Hair Color? Spring Hair Trends & Client Conversation Starters - Splitting Hairs Podcast
May 2, 2018 • 61 min
On this podcast we discuss the new hair trend Harry Potter Hair Color and also go over 25 questions that will get the conversation started with your client. To watch this podcast in video form go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXidwPlYntw —- Support…
Social Media Strategy 2018, Smacking Your Client’s Head, & Animal Testing | Splitting Hairs Podcast
May 2, 2018 • 79 min
Another fun episode of Splitting Hairs! We had on a Dr. Who has launched her own natural hair care company, We discussed Video Strategies for Social Media in 2018 and a new Idea for creating instagram stories that showcase your salon. We also share a new…
Baby’s First Highlights | Highlights With Hairestyle Episode 001
May 2, 2018 • 23 min
This is it! The maiden voyage of the USS HaireStyle as we explore the highlights of our current events and pop culture. Just a few useful topics to help you engage in convo with everyone from your clients, to your barista, and even your haters. In this…
Mizutani Scissor Winner Announced + A Cordless Blow Dryer?? Splitting Hairs Podcast
May 2, 2018 • 55 min
The very first episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Facebook Groups Vs. Pages & 3 Things To Make More Money In The Salon |The Matt Beck Podcast LIVE
May 2, 2018 • 20 min
On this show I hint of a new idea for salons to get more attention on facebook and I share my favorite 3 numbers to watch to make sure I’m always growing behind the chair. Thanks for listening —- Support this podcast:…
Hair From The Oscars 2018 and #DRIPHAIRCOLOR Trend Yay or Nay? Splitting Hairs 3-14-18
May 2, 2018 • 83 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
My Favorite App for Editing Hair Photos + How Much Are Your Haircuts? | Matt Beck Podcast LIVE!
May 2, 2018 • 30 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
How To Gain MORE YouTube Subscribers + Your Questions | Matt Beck Podcast 007
May 2, 2018 • 23 min
On todays show I go over my top 6 tips for getting more youtube subscribers fast plus I talk about how every job I ever had lead me to this one. To join me live during the recording of this show subscribe to my youtube channel. www.FSEYoutube.com Thanks!…
Is The NEW Social Media App VERO Any Good? | Matt Beck Podcast 006
May 2, 2018 • 17 min
Today I give my first thoughts about the new social media app Vero plus we talk about keeping inspired and how to get more confident behind the chair. If you would like to join this podcast live then subscribe to my youtube channel to get alerts when the…
Queer Eye Inspired Hair Product Must Haves Plus LIVE CALLERS!! | Splitting Hairs Podcast 2-21-18
May 2, 2018 • 76 min
On this podcast episode we talk about a new dry shampoo and conditioner, our favorite product regimens inspired by the relaunch of Queer Eye on Netflix, and we jump on the phone with some of you to hear your opinions and to answer questions. —- Support…
How To Get Noticed In Beauty School & Rebooking Tips | MATT BECK PODCAST 005
May 2, 2018 • 18 min
Today I unloaded some tips about getting yourself notice by a salon while still in beauty school and we also discuss what to do about No shows, Late Clients, and How to talk to your client about Rebooking. —- Support this podcast:…
Quality YouTube Cover Photo, 9 Minute Instagram Videos & Getting Followers | MATT BECK PODCAST 004
May 2, 2018 • 25 min
On todays podcast we dive deep into the importance of creating a great youtube cover photo plus I share my secret to posting a 9 minute instagram video, and we discuss the best way to gain genuine followers and why thats the best way to do it. Send me you…
Best Time of The Day To Post and Changes In Education | MATT BECK DAILY PODCAST 003
May 2, 2018 • 6 min
The very first episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Why So Serious?? w/ Special Guest Ryan Teal | MATT BECK DAILY PODCAST 002
May 2, 2018 • 22 min
The very first episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Are You Growing Enough?? And New Facebook Regulations MATT BECK PODCAST 001
May 2, 2018 • 15 min
The very first episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Not knowing how to lose, Jealous Educators, and Giveaways | Splitting Hair Podcast LIVE 2/7/18
May 2, 2018 • 75 min
Latest episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
How To Grow Your Social Media, The Grammys and LIVE CALLERS!!! Splitting Hair Podcast LIVE
May 2, 2018 • 55 min
Splitting Hairs Free Salon Education Podcast Powered By Minerva Beauty was jammed packed this week with infotainment. We talked about my top 5 tips to growing your social media, Demoed Lady Gaga’s hairstyle from the Grammys, introduced some new protools…
Augmented Reality Hair and Hair Horror Stories | Splitting Hair Podcast LIVE 1-26-18
May 2, 2018 • 74 min
Splitting Hairs Free Salon Education Podcast Powered By Minerva Beauty was a blast This week. On this episode we talk about Augmented Reality Hair by Schwarzkopf Professional, A New Multi Level Marketing Hair product, and we start our weekly blow dryer…
Our New Salon, Education, and Social Media - Splitting Hairs Podcast Season 3 | 1/17/18
May 2, 2018 • 78 min
The very first episode of Free Salon Education Podcast Network! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/freesaloneducation/support
Coconut Oil Is The Devil! | Splitting Hairs Podcast Season 3 1/3/2018
May 2, 2018 • 74 min
Last nights episode of Splitting Hairs LIVE got a little heated in the chat when talking about using coconut oil on your hair and 4 other tips for taking care of your hair at home. What are your thoughts? We also discussed another list of 2018 hair trends…