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Great Clips Retail Center

The Retail Center provides JA BizTown citizens with hair styling recommendations through a virtual makeover app. Students have an opportunity to purchase merchandise and seek expertise from Retail Center stylists. While visiting Great Clips, citizens can purchase braid extensions, adhesive mustaches, and scrunchies (debit cards only). 



You may enjoy working here if you like:

  • Customer service
  • Working with people
  • Styling
  • Managing others
  • Sales

Explore real life careers at Great Clips

The Peter J. King Family Foundation Experiential Learning Lab
315 Hemak Lane
JA BizTown, MN 55104

  • Completes Franchisee Application and plans for Grand Opening
  • Obtains bank loan
  • Supervises employees and oversees business operations
  • Signs paychecks
  • Meets with other businesses to purchase insurance, renewable energy, and health insurance
  • Helps other employees with their work, and stands in for them on their breaks
  • Inputs and submits business loan to the bank
  • Creates and prints paychecks
  • Pays online bills sent to business
  • Works with team to find investors
  • Deposits money from sales to Bank
  • Learns how to cut hair on a mannequin head
  • Works with the customer to determine what kind of hairstyle they want
  • Prints hairstyles for customers using an iPad
  • Assists with sales as needed
  • Creates a positive environment for the team and customers
  • Sets prices for products
  • Sets up Point-of-Sale (cash register) and display area
  • Greets customers & accepts payment from sales

Students in Action