The Real Life Guides are practical guides for practical people. Real Life Guide to Hairdressing looks in detail at what it takes to train for, get into and be successful at a wide range of hands-on careers. Aiming to inform and inspire both young people and adults alike, this book provides a candid bit rich description of the careers covered. By doing so, this guide will enable individuals to make an informed decision about the right career path for them. Hairdressing includes: top tips from those working within this industry, examples of typical working days, plus motivating case studies, advice on qualifications, training, work experience and where to look for jobs as well as guidance on the skills and strengths needed.
Belinda is a fully qualified careers adviser, helping students decide their future career aspirations, and currently works as a careers counsellor within government. Belinda is also a trained journalist with many years' experience writing for a range of publications including The Daily Telegraph, Ms London and Weight Watchers magazine.