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Strengthen Your Salon Networking Skills by Marco Pelusi
Sep 22 2014 2:15PM

Like it or not, we have to continuously sell ourselves and connect with people for more business. Whether you're just starting out in the salon business or you've been around for a while, networking is one of the most important and essential parts of the job. 

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Hands On Trade- General Manager Honored at World Massage Festival
Jul 22 2014 11:49AM

Marty Swager, the general manager of the Hands On Trade Association, was inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame on July 21st, 2014 at the World Massage Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

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Pilates for Pregnancy with Elizabeth Jones-Boswell
May 15 2014 12:43PM

Elizabeth Jones-Boswell, a Master Pilates Teacher and Movement Educator shares her approach for incoorperating Pilates movements during pregnancy.

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Mother Massage: Elaine Stillerman
May 7 2014 12:40PM

Check out this article about the far reaching effects of Prenatal Massage on mothers to be and their babies.


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Medical Massage with Boris Prilutsky
Feb 14 2014 11:36AM

Check out the informative article, "Simple delayed onset Muscle Soreness" by Boris Prilutsky.

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Massage Therapy for Stress Management
Jan 28 2014 11:56AM

Check out this article by Boris Prilutsky about managing stress.

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Equine Massage with Geary Whiting - PhD
Nov 4 2013 12:10PM

Three very important words that will improve your skill as a Massage Therapist - Whether you work on horses or humans. 

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Judi Calvert: History of Massage CEU
Aug 19 2013 10:19AM

Our president Judi Calvert now provides a 3 credit CEU for massage therapists focusing on the History of Massage. Visit the "History of Massage" Facebook page and click "like" for more information.


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The massage profession has lost a true pioneer.
Jul 12 2013 10:21AM

We say goodbye to Bob King who will be remembered for the over 30 years of service he gave to the massage insustry. Bob passed away over the Fourth of July weekend.


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