Here's something to try:
Incentive programs, bonuses, and other perks.
I barter services with a salon owner to get gift certificates for the girls to go to the salon and get pampered. Of course, that's not their payment for the cleaning...it's above the wages they get for cleaning the home.
I bartered with a massage therapist who does hot stone massage and gives a total of two hours per session. In return, the massage therapist gets gift certificates from me to give to her own clients...and I gain business as a result! The massages are a real big hit with the girls!
Contests like "who can get the most client compliments" and "give me your ideas to be more productive" are a win-win for all. I pay a bonus on their ideas, performance, and efficiency.
Those are just some ideas to work from. My girls make an average of 10-15 an hour (we pay a percentage) so it's up to THEM on how much they make an hour.
I hope that helps.
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