Mastergroom Australia 2020 Seminars

Education is the key to success

Mastergroom Australia is offering the opportunity to develop your skills further by attending some great seminars delivered by some of the most inspired world leading groomers.

We believe that you never stop learning and by attending seminars you are helped by being shown new ideas to sharpen your skills. They will also help keep your skills current. Will give you a different prospective on how something can be achieved.  Boosts your accreditation with your clientele and inspiration to achieve new goals in the workplace.

Friday, 27th March

Boost your Busines

Janine is not your everyday success story. She is a girl from the burbs who travelled around the world in her 20’s being a nanny in France, and working for rock icon, David Bowie on his yacht.

Janine’s presentation covers her learning from her travels, starting Boost Juice in 2000 to being stranded on a deserted island for 50 days.

She discusses her beliefs that in this changing world, if we do not change with it, we will be left behind.

Presented By

Janine Allis

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
9 am – 10 am

Ignite Your Passion and Unleash your Potential

How to fall in love with grooming all over again, and get wealthy all at the same time.

The pet grooming industry has changed tenfold in the last few decades. Keeping up with the times, making a good living and being happy to drive to work every morning is getting more difficult with the pressures of social media and trying to keep up with the daily grind of this physical job.It has almost become the ‘Survival of the Fittest’ out there!

Barb would like to share her story on how she has become one of the most successful, enlightened and happiest groomers in our industry through self-discovery, hard work and figuring out what it takes to run a successful salon with the right clientele.We all have the passion and the drive within us. Sometimes we need a little push to UNLEASH IT!

Presented By

Barbara Prueckel

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
10:30 am – 11:30 am

Digital Marketing Tips for Small Business

Kingston will cover the 101 of digital and social media marketing.  Provide actionable tips and must do’s that can be implemented straight away to your social media campaigns.

Presented By

Kingston Lee-Young

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
12 pm – 1 pm

How Well Do You Know Your Shopper

In a retail and services environment where technology and information
are powering disruption, the power of knowing your own shopper is more important than ever. Within this session we will look to explore your shopper, how well you know really know them and what your business is doing to create a more scalable shopper relationship.

Presented By

Adam Oliver

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
2 pm – 3 pm

Show Me The Money

It’s not enough to just love dogs or do great grooms, we need to earn a decent living to stay in this business. So “show me the money!” It’s out there – but where is it, and how do we get more of it?

Taking the mystery out of the figures this engaging seminar will give you an understanding of the business side of grooming. Whether you are an employee, employer or self-employed, this seminar could change your life. Understanding wages, pricing, and ways to generate more income with your grooms you will certainly leave inspired and ready to loose some of your financial pressures.

Presented By

Angela Anderson

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Actionable Insights in Action, Maximising your lifetime Shopper Value

In a retail and services environment where technology and information are powering disruption, the power of knowing your own shopper is more important than ever. Within this session we will apply the principles explored in session one to your own shopper.

This is an interactive session aimed at identifying key strategies to better know your shopper and develop a simple formula for ongoing business health.

Presented By

Adam Oliver

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
5 pm – 6 pm

How to grow my clientele with great customer service

How to grow my clientele with great customer relationships and building a loyal customer.

Kitty will teach you to hone in on your salon service skills and improve your client consultation skills. Understanding your client is the key to success. Kitty will help you understand customer diversity and teach you to learn lessons from your most difficult customers and turn them into your most profitable customer.

Presented By

Kitty Dekeersgieter

Date & Time

Friday 27th, March
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Saturday, 28th March

Bichon Frise Scissor + Bichon Frise Clip

In this 2-hour seminar you will be inspired to take your grooming to the next level and how to develop skills to grow from clipping to scissoring a Bichon Frise. Learn how to create a well-balanced Bichon trim using up to date techniques that will elevate your grooming skills. In this intense 2 part, 2-hour live learning seminar, you will leave with the confidence and a clear understanding of the foundations of a Bichon Frise.

Presented By

Lindsey Dicken
Sue Zecco

Date & Time

Saturday 28th, March
10:00 am – 11:00am 
11:45 am – 12:45 pm

How to properly deal with your double coated breeds

Is it always a difficult decision when faced with a double coated dog in your salon? Whether dealing with terriers, sporting dogs or double coated breeds, it can get confusing on the ‘correct’ tools and techniques to use.

In this dynamic power point demonstration, Barb will take you through most of our popular breeds that we see in the salon and guide you through the ‘why’ and ‘how’ to properly maintain breed integrity while saving time.

Discover the difference on all the diverse breeds and learn the practical skills and stages of coat growth.

Presented By

Barbara Prueckel

Date & Time

Saturday 28th, March
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Organisation in the salon, time management skills

Do you ever feel you’re run off your feet and don’t have the time to even think?? Well this is a great seminar for you!!!!

You will learn the ins and outs of organising your grooming salon and how to time manage your day to get the best results for yourself and your team.

Angela will speak about the daily flow, booking schedules, prioritising dogs, team motivation and team communication.

Presented By

Angela Anderson

Date & Time

Saturday 28th, March
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Rules are meant to be broken

Rules are meant to be broken. There are no limits when it comes to creating Asian flair in your salon.

Lindsey will show you how far you can push your imagination in creating expression that your clients will love while personalizing each groom.

Presented By

Lindsey Dicken

Date & Time

Saturday 28th, March
4 pm – 5 pm

Custom Styling – Elements of Asia!

This seminar will focus on how carefully chosen elements of Asian styling can add style & impress your clients.

Presented By

Sue Wright

Date & Time

Saturday 28th, March
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Sunday, 29th March

Elevate your scissoring, blending and thinning techniques in
one hour

In this seminar you will gain an in depth understanding on the variations on scissor, blenders and thinners.

Kitty will show you how to use different techniques on drop coated breed that you can directly translate to your salon clientele.

Presented By

Kitty Dekeersgieter

Date & Time

Sunday 29th, March

9 am – 10 am

A balanced Poodle trim

Did you know that some poodles may get a different length on their face, feet and tail and the way your set your lines on your face, feet and tail can affect the overall balance of your trim?

Sue will show how to choose the correct blade and will show you the correct lines for each poodle client. Face, Feet and Tail Made easy.

Presented By

Sue Zecco

Date & Time

Sunday 29th, March
10:30 am – 11:30 am

Toy Poodle – Asian Styling

The Peanut head. In this seminar Sue will show how to style this cute head, the foundation for teddy bear trims and more!

Presented By

Sue Wright

Date & Time

Sunday 29th, March
12 pm – 1 pm

Perfecting the modern Poodle trim

So, you want to be the best poodle groomer in town? Let Sue take you on journey to Perfecting the Poodle Modern trim using correct methods for scissoring and blending techniques and tips to achieve the perfect profile.

Your confidence will grow as you develop a complete understanding of a modern trim.

Presented By

Sue Zecco

Date & Time

Sunday 29th, March
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Get ahead in three, two, one!

This seminar will demonstrate three styles on two model dog heads in one hour.

Presented By

Sue Wright

Date & Time

Sunday 29th, March
3 pm – 4 pm