Earth is. Earth is here and now, the present moment, not in the past, nor in the future, out of time and space but in the eternity of the present. It is that place of stillness between yin and yang, the center of the wheel.Continue >
We want to wish everyone a wonderful first day of Spring!
The Hands On Trade Membership Association is celebrating our 15th Anniversary. Thank you to all our members, we honor what you do!Continue >
Enjoy your holiday season with family and friends! -Hands On TradeContinue >
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.Continue >
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.Continue >
Elizabeth Jones-Boswell, a Master Pilates Teacher and Movement Educator shares her approach for incoorperating Pilates movements during pregnancy.
Check out this article about the far reaching effects of Prenatal Massage on mothers to be and their babies.
Check out the informative article, "Simple delayed onset Muscle Soreness" by Boris Prilutsky.Continue >
Check out this article by Boris Prilutsky about managing stress.Continue >
Three very important words that will improve your skill as a Massage Therapist - Whether you work on horses or humans.Continue >
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.Continue >
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.