Career Advancement with Ivan Zoot

By: Ivan Zoot AKA ClipperGuy

Category: Professionals, Students

The sky is the limit in professional beauty careers. Use these top five tips to take your career to the next level.


Learn the landscape

To know where you want to land, you must know where you are starting and what your possibilities are. Seek to explore all the options.


Connect with a mentor

Find someone who is where you want to be, has what you want to have, knows what you want to know, and is doing what you seek to do.


Pay your dues

Be willing to put in the time and the work.


Jump the line

Who says you have to wait? Modern tools and online resources allow today’s eager and sharp pros to skip some steps on the way to the top. Take advantage of new avenues to learn and advance.


Keep the main thing the main thing

The fastest “shortcut” is to stay on the right path. Avoid distractions and stay focused on your goals.


Ivan Zoot is your Healthy Haircutter coach. Ivan helps haircutters get and stay healthy, wealthy, and wise. To become a $100,000 haircutter, learn more by visiting Ivan at his web site ( or on Instagram (@ivanzoot), Twitter (@clipperguy), or YouTube (Clipperguy).

Tags: Students, Stylists, Career Advice, careers, Mentor, Goals