#BackToBusiness

Support during Covid-19 outbreak

Over the next few weeks, we'll be sharing useful tips, feature focuses and ideas from #TeamBooksy (that's you!), so please do keep in contact, whether that's on Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, through the Booksy Biz helpchat or on the phone to our Customer Success team on (+44) 01323 500057.

Time to plan for reopening.

Official Guidance

Here we'll keep you up to date with all the latest Government-led Covid-19 initiatives that may be able to support your business through this time.

HMRC Coronavirus helpline

0300 456 3565

We'll continue to update this page with all the latest news and how it might affect your business, so please do bookmark this page and check back.

For more information on this update from the Government, we advise you to check the gov.uk website here.

General guidelines given at the beginning of Covid Lockdown

  • All non-essential shops and community spaces are closed; this includes Hair, beauty and nail salons, including piercing and tattoo parlours, massage parlours
  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or essential work.
  • Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people.
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home.

For more information on these updates, please visit Gov.uk based on your region.


England

Scotland

Wales

Northern Ireland

Latest Government Updates - Sunday 10th May 2020

As of May 11th, those who are unable to work from home in industries such as construction or manufacturing should return to work, if social distancing can be maintained.


As of May 13th, unlimited outdoor exercise and leisure activities with members of your own household are encouraged.


Further stages and the details behind them to be announced on the 11th May. These timelines will be subject to the Covid Alert Level.


For more information, please see the PM's full address to the nation here.

Useful Online Resources

Useful Guides & Resources

Your ‘Back-to-Business 101’

Checklist

‘I’m Ready!’ – A new Covid-19 feature from Booksy

Booksy's latest feature lets you create and store multiple consent forms that can be digitally signed by your clients!

Booksy's latest feature give your clients peace of mind when heading back out for their health and beauty treatments.

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Reassure your clients: Message templates for reopening

Keep your clients up to date about reopening with our message templates.

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Printable Covid-19

Opening Signs

Printable opening signs for you to use

and keep your clients informed.

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Get ready to up your business game, increase bookings, encourage customer loyalty and reach new audiences!

NEW! Introducing eGiftCards – for your business, powered by Booksy

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Be prepared with our latest feature: Health and Safety checklist

This tool will help you easily plan measures to take and showcase to your clients through your Booksy profile.

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Booksy Introduces

Consent Forms

Say goodbye to loose pieces of paper and unnecessary filing and hello to Booksy Consent Forms ✅

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Why Appointments Are More Important Now Than Ever

Tips for taking control of your business and planning for a brighter future.

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NEW E-Commerce: The latest revenue driving feature from Booksy

Sell your own products, add upsell

from your services and encourage customer loyalty, all from Booksy!

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Be prepared for after Covid-19: Switch from walk-ins

to appointments

Begin introducing appointments to provide a queueing from home solution.

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Start thinking about how you will make your business a safer place, for both you and your clients.

Health + Safety Checklist

for Salons and Barbershops

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Feel safe when re-opening: Introduce an online COVID-19 Disclaimer form!

Easily ask clients if they have any possible symptoms of Covid or if their visit may bring any risk to you and your staff.

Read more

We've compiled some of our short, handy how-to videos to help you use Booksy features to manage your business and calendar.


For more video guides, you can subscribe to our Youtube channel here.

Feature Focus

How to use Social Post Creator

to communicate to your clients

How to set up auto-responders on Facebook

Update your work schedule

Re-open your calendar

How to use waitlist

Set up cancellation fees

& deposits

Set up Health & Safety rules

How to use 'I'm Ready'

Set up Custom Forms

Set up a Covid-19 Disclaimer Form

Stay Connected

Stay in touch with us. We'll keep you posted on all the latest updates and how they might affect your business across our social channels and on this page.

Booking peace of mind.

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