We had the good fortune of connecting with Neka Singleton and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Neka, how has your perspective on work-life balance evolved over time?
Since first starting my business , I didn’t have a social life . For some reason I thought being soooo focused on my business would mean I would be successful . But that isn’t true , being able to be there full time for both my social life and work life is what is important . Being happy and being able to provide excellent customer service is what makes my business successful .

Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
I’m an hairstylist , the art of hair . I’m different from other stylist , I’m Me . What I’m most proud of is starting my business . I’ve always thought of it , but to actually go through with it is amazing especially only being in Atlanta for 5 years . I’ve got to where I am professionally with time and patience . It wasn’t always as easy as it may seems but growth helps . Lessons I’ve learned is one keep positive people in your life , be consistent and flexible . What I would tell the world about my brand is , we cater to every type of beautiful .

Let’s say your best friend was visiting the area and you wanted to show them the best time ever. Where would you take them? Give us a little itinerary – say it was a week long trip, where would you eat, drink, visit, hang out, etc.
Oh good question , cause me and my bestie is the definition of a good time . Okay so first stop is dinner , seafood of course . Lately we’ve been loving chops lobster bar amazing .we both love music , so it’s only right that we go see a live band . And then go home ! Simple yet perfect !

Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout?
I wouldn’t be who I am if it wasn’t for my support system . They support me with whatever I chose , but they’re honest with me . My support system helped me with the business name on down to the furniture in the salon . I couldn’t thank them enough , I’m super grateful that the people that was place into my life know that I am blessed to have them .

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