Med Phavixay graduated from college last year with a degree in education. He wants to be a teacher, but has yet to find a job. In the meantime, Med helps his father cut hair at the barbershop in front of their house.

Avg. customers per day: 10 to 20
Avg. customers in September before school starts: 40 to 50
Price per cut: 15,000 LAK ($1.86)
Hours of operation: 8 to 5 (everyday)