Smartphones: Your Not-So Best Friend

By Gen Y blogger, Karina Maple


Passion Coming in From the Sidelines

By Gen Y Blogger, Karina Maple

The Special Delivery No One Wants

By Gen Y writer - Karina Maple   

To quickly borrow a line from Hank Green (, the internet is made of humans.

One-half Real, Other-half Digitized

By Gen Y Writer, Karina Maple

Gen Y Digital Native

Smartphones, technology and social media are like pens. They’re incredibly useful, for work, play, just about anything. We’ve got our hands on them and now we don’t want to give it up.

Mental Illness: We all need a little help, sometimes

By Gen Y writer, Karina Maple

Hair Shots 2 The World : Gen Y - Mental Illness

One of the most popular views on Generation Y is that we are narcissistic – all selfies, vacation pictures and more than a few status updates are not-so-humble brags about our lives and how fun it all is. Which we then judge the value of by how many ‘likes’ it receives.    

Win a Hair Shots 2 The World Star Spot Mentorship with Lorna Evans

Hair Shots 2 The World Star Spot Mentor: Lorna Evans


Regional Hairdressers in Australia and New Zealand can put themselves in the running for a Star Spot Mentorship with Lorna Evans until 21 April.

Star Spot Opportunity: The Lowdown on Mentor Kobi Bokshish

Star Spot Opportunity Kobi Bokshish

Star Spot Mentor Kobi Bokshish’s career has been on a stellar trajectory over the past few years and now he is finalist for the 2015 AHFA Australian Hairdresser of the Year with the results announced on Sunday 29 March in Sydney.  Here is how he got to this point…  and read on to see how regional hairdressers in Australia and New Zealand can win a mentorship with Kobi.

Salon Melbourne: A First Impression

Hair Shots 2 The World’s new PR Assistant, Natalie Durmanic reviews her first ever impression of a salon trade show, Salon Melbourne.

Star Spot Opportunity: The Lowdown on Mentor Simone Lee

2015 Star Spot Mentor: Simone Lee 

It's not surprising that some hairdressers are having trouble deciding which Star Spot Mentor to pitch for. Here is some info about the amazing hairdressing virtuoso, Simone Lee.  Other biographies to follow soon ...