The Challenge

A barber needs to be able to read minds. People expect it. Everyone comes to the barbershop for a specific experience, and it is different for every person. Some will come for a haircut. . . no more, no less. Some will come for a place to be that is not home or work. Some will come to talk about themselves, or their work, or their families. They will talk about whatever. Some will not talk at all.  Some will come to listen to others. Some will … Read more...

Learning About My New Job

I was really anxious when I showed up to register for barber school . I was excited and nervous at the same time. It was a pretty big career move, a complete 180 from what I was planning and that is why I was nervous, but I was excited because I knew that it was the best move for me. The manager, Richard, showed me around the school and sat me down for a short interview in his office. We talked about the school and what was expected, what it … Read more...