Category Archives: Massage Therapist

10 WORST Reasons to Attend Massage School

Good looking blond male getting a shoulder massage

You’d like to see a lot of naked people. Firstly, if this is your motivation, you’re wasting your money. Massage school tuition is a lot more expensive than a strip club. Secondly, there’s surprisingly little nudity involved in massage school. Draping means you’re looking at a lot of body parts:… Read more »

Becoming a Massage Therapist: what you need to know

Massage instuctor teaching two students

So you’ve decided to start a career in massage therapy: congratulations! You’re about to embark on an incredibly rewarding journey. Still, it’s a tough place to be in; you know that there are things you should learn before you begin, but you don’t even know what you don’t know yet…. Read more »

Helping Others Massage School Scholarship

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With student loan debt now greater than credit card debt in the United States, paying for higher education has become a major concern for both students and their families. While there are a number of grants, loans, and work-study opportunities for students studying at traditional academic colleges, students who choose… Read more »

Essentials of a Professional Online Massage Therapist Profile

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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

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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 »

What to Do When Your Instructor is Wrong

Angry massage teacher

  We all have different relationships with the authority figures in our lives. Some folks tend to be cautious and courteous, while others would rather “stick it to The Man” Whether you’re a hot debater or a silent note-taker, your massage school instructors are human beings. This means, at some… Read more »