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Looking for direction after graduating from massage school? Learn more about a massage therapy career by reading these informative articles below.

Boost Your Nursing Degree with a Massage School Certification

Boost Your Nursing Degree with a Massage School Certification

How Can A Massage Certification Help You As A Nurse It’s not uncommon these days for licensed nurses to pursue higher education in the field of health care. Whether they want to branch out to embrace new practices, or if they’re looking to boost their resumes, the truth is that more education is almost always […]

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Massage Oils vs Massage Lotions

Massage Oils vs Massage Lotions

What Is the Difference Between Massage Oils and Massage Lotions The decision of whether to use massage oil or massage lotion in your practice is entirely a matter of preference. Both types of massage tools have pros and cons – many of which include the ability to enhance the massage experience for the client and […]

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Starting a Massage Therapy Business: Should I Get a Partner

Starting a Massage Therapy Business: Should I Get a Partner

Should I Find a Partner to My Massage Business When most people begin attending massage therapy school, they’re only thinking of getting through the next few months of training. Between classes and hands-on learning and balancing school and regular life, there’s more than enough to do. However, one aspect of any good massage school is […]

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Environmentally Friendly Jobs: Massage Therapy

Environmentally Friendly Jobs: Massage Therapy

These days, the top careers and educational fields are the ones that promote an environmentally friendly workplace and outlook. That’s part of the reason why massage therapy schools are so hot right now—not only can you work directly with people doing hands-on work you love, but you can contribute to a better sense of health […]

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The Politics of Massage Therapy

The Politics of Massage Therapy

Traditional Therapy versus an Alternative Therapy I tend to view massage therapy independently of broader categories of therapy, healing or other restorative practices or systems. I am inclined to do this because I am cautious about allowing massage to be classified as a traditional therapy versus an alternative therapy. There are many practitioners who cringe […]

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Becoming A Massage Therapist

Becoming A Massage Therapist

How to Become a Massage Therapist Nationally certified massage therapist Linda O. Gutowski, LMT, NCTMB talks about going to massage therapy school. Linda graduated from the Utah College of Massage Therapy in 1998 and has been practicing in Decatur, Alabama since. She has her own blog that discusses issue concerning the massage therapy field called […]

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Personality Traits for a Successful Massage Therapy Career

Personality Traits for a Successful Massage Therapy Career

What Are The Best Personality Traits to Be a Successful Massage Therapist? Although there are no hard-and-fast rules that determine who will be a good massage therapist and who will struggle within the career, there are personality traits that serve as a good general indication. At the same time, there are also some types of […]

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After Massage School: Choosing a Career Path

After Massage School: Choosing a Career Path

Massage Schools Guide guest author, Kathy Gruver, provides an overview of the various options and work environments available to to new massage school graduates. She presents real world scenarios including the positives and negatives. This is very useful and utterly practical information from a massage pro. After you graduate from massage school, you’re ready to […]

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Interview Tips for Massage Therapists

Interview Tips for Massage Therapists

Although many individuals choose massage therapy because it is a field that allows them to become self-employed or start their own businesses, just as many new graduates enter the regular workforce, seeking employment in established clinics, spas, and cruise lines. While things like benefits, a good salary, and regular work hours makes these types of […]

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Top Locations for a Massage School and Career

Top Locations for a Massage School and Career

Although the massage industry is growing in strength and popularity, it’s not the kind of job you can start just anywhere. The biggest centers of massage are large cities and spa/resort destinations. Large cities have bigger percentages of individuals willing to explore holistic health alternatives as well as a larger concentration of affluent resident able […]

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