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Angela1234

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Evening Ladies,
I've recently qualified in acrylic nails [emoji4][emoji119]
I've been practising on and off for about 2 and half years now !

So now I'm qualified I'm wanting/thinking of going self employed , although I'm now thinking is it worth it ?
Last week I was all for it had half a business plan sorted but this week I'm having doubts , anyone else felt like this then it's all worked out ?

Many thanks
A very undecided Nail Tech [emoji1][emoji58]
 

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The best thing to do is go for it. I'll be renting a desk as of next week, I literally decided I was going for it, quit my job in a previous salon as I wasn't happy, had talks, ordered my stock and said yes in the space of 2 weeks.. Not really had time to doubt myself but I probably would have done given the time and then i'd talk myself out of it. Shop around for the est deal and place that suits you. I'm going to e working in a fairly large village that only has one other nail tech and she's home based. I'll be paying £50 a week and that includes literally everything! Including a set of keys etc.. Honestly, you'll know when you've made the righ decision. Go for it :D xx
 

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Thanks for replying , long story short because I'm unemployed and have my little one I had a job centre appointment today with my advisor told her my idea of going self employed and she basically in so many words told me it was a daft idea , I felt so shot down . Also tried looking for jobs in salons and there's nothing at all in my area [emoji17] waited so long to get qualified too it's like 2 steps forward and 10 steps back. Xx
 

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Don't listen to the jobcentre they're crap! lol If its what you want to do then go for it. I was unemplyed before going into the salon and they basically told me that going self employed wouldn't be worth it but everybody else says different lol xx
 

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Thank you so much [emoji4] my spirits have lifted now !
Especially now you've said they said more a less the same thing to you. You can't win with them , they go on at you getting a job then when you've been trying your hardest they basically laugh in your face!
I'm now going to dust my shoulders off and get back to my business plan ! [emoji4]
Thank you so much for your relies xx
 

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*replies that should of said haha xx
 

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