Ep 228 – BONUS! How-To Be Successful In The Job You Love With The Founder Of The World’s First Bachelor of Beauty Degree, Francis Tesmer

June 6, 2022

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In honour of National Higher Education Day, we’re live in your feeds with a special bonus episode! In partnership with Lead ROLFS Global Institute powered by L’Oréal, we’re welcoming Francis Tesmer, founder of the world’s first Bachelor’s Degree in Beauty. Francis shares all of the details about this breakthrough degree program, where beauty aficionados from around the world can learn about finance, marketing leadership, ethics, communication, even evidence-based decision-making.

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Francis Tesmer

 It’s higher learning that’s going to help you land that career in the beauty industry and work that ladder! In today’s episode, you’ll find out why this degree program is so desperately needed in the beauty industry right now, moving education beyond trade toward the professional – and setting you up for a successful career as a badass beautypreneur or executive-level powerhouse. Plus, how to pivot no matter what the world throws at you, why beauty networking is everything and more keys to future-proofing your career in the industry you love.


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Lead ROLFS Global Institute Powered By L’Oréal

Powered by the L’Oréal USA Professional Products Division, earn the first-ever Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Beauty and Wellness degree through Mesa Community College (MCC). Next, you can apply to earn your Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree in Health, Entrepreneurship and Innovation with an emphasis on personal care with Arizona State University (ASU). Visit leadinstitute.degree for more information, to talk to an advisor, and apply today!


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Ep 221 – Saie Founder Laney Crowell On What Clean Beauty Means Now, Building Best-In-Class Formulas & Introducing “The Concealer From The Future”

Ep 206 – Why You’ve Really Got To Stop Paying Retail With Beauty Pie Founder Marcia Kilgore