Salonsnapshot is a state-of-the-art online assessment, developed from years of solid industry research . Coupled with in-person consultations, it provides powerful insight into the student's unique talents and abilities, strengths and opportunities, and ability to process information more effectively.
The assessment gives the student vital information about him or herself and how to approach a career in cosmetology. It will show the instructor which area of cosmetology best fits the student - and how to support, teach and guide him or her toward a more effective and successful career path.
Using psychometrics, the student sees his or her specific skills in general reasoning, assertiveness, ability to follow rules, attention to detail, ability to deal with people, task urgency, and competitiveness.
Critical factors noted in the reports will uncover what's important to choosing a successful environment for the student. Among these are: Service attitude, interaction with clients, emotional sensitivity, range of creativity, speed of learning, ability to follow procedures, scheduling aptitude, range of styles and advising clients.
Other measures in the assessment include: Organization, listening, handling stress, teamwork, work environment suitability, and honesty.