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What Consumers Need from Their Massage Therapist Post COVID-19

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It’s significant to recognize that we’re all going through this together. We’re all watching, worried, and social distancing for an undetermined amount of time. This is hard. But here’s something hopeful - Post Traumatic Growth Theory (PTG). This is one of my favorite ways to look at trauma recovery!...
Yomassage COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

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At Yomassage, we care greatly about the safety and wellbeing of our Yomassage Practitioners and their clients. That’s why we’ve created a thorough set of guidelines to help lead our practitioners through the new normal and make sure their clients get the reassurance they need to fully relax...

How to Redesign Your Massage Menu for a Post COVID-19 Future

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You can start by asking, what type of massage will your clients feel most comfortable receiving and ultimately what your clients will be most inclined to purchase? Additionally, the International Spa Association recommends adding low to no touch service options as part of your menu, and to avoid services where the...
Should you discount your massage rates due to COVID-19?

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Massage pricing is always a hot topic among massage therapists, but it’s especially topical as therapists begin strategizing for re-opening their businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Determining your rates is an important discussion to have as part of your overall strategic marketing plan and can help set you up...