Category Archives: FAQ

You’re Sick. Do You Need to Cancel Your Massage?

If you're sick, take care of yourself.

  Let’s make this one simple. You should PROBABLY cancel your massage and reschedule if you’re sick. And here’s why: Your Body is Already Fighting Germs, and Massage May Make You Feel Sicker. When you get a massage, your blood and lymph system are impacted, and this may actually make your illness spread… Read more »

Desperately Seeking Happy Ending

Seamless pattern with smiling faces after a massage

This post is part of the massageschool.org blog contest, check out the details and contribute here It’s an online world we live in. You have worked hard to setup a website and establish an online presence with any number of social media outlets. Which in my opinion, you need to survive now. … Read more »

Mastering the Telephone

Cartoon of old telephone receiver

Yep, we’re living in the future. We have websites, Facebook, online payments, and online scheduling. But when it comes down to it, many clients are still going to get in touch with you with that tried-and-true gadget of the 20th century, the telephone. That being said, are you telephone savvy?… Read more »

Essentials of a Professional Online Massage Therapist Profile

massage therapist webpage

The Yellow Pages phone book is pretty much dead. We all know the internet has replaced it. The question now isn’t, “Do I want an online profile?” Because believe it or not, you have an online profile. The question is, “Am I controlling my online profile?” Controlling your online professional… Read more »

Massage Marketing 101

Social Connections marketing

Where will I get clients? That’s the question most massage students start asking a few months before graduation. You finally know your olecranon from your ischium. You don’t poke clients in the knee on every full leg effleurage, so the reality of making a living in this business starts to… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Massage

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If you’ve never had a massage you probably have some questions: Should I eat, drink, or stretch before the massage? What about after the massage? What should I wear? Can I leave any clothes on? The graphic below should put your mind at ease if you’re a little anxious –… Read more »