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WE ASKED: What environmental issue are you most concerned about, and why?

Issue 214 - March 2014 (15 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you use aromatherapy and essential oils in your massage practice?

Issue 213 - February 2014 (4 Comments)

WE ASKED: What heating or cooling tools do you use in massage sessions?

Issue 210 - November 2013 (5 Comments)

WE ASKED: What massage techniques do you most want to learn, and why?

Issue 211 - December 2013 (5 Comments)

WE ASKED: What does the term medical massage mean to you?

Issue 209 - October 2013 (7 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you maintain a positive outlook?

Issue 208 - September 2013 (18 Comments)

WE ASKED: What products do you sell to your massage clients?

Issue 207 - August 2013 (4 Comments)

WE ASKED: What are some fun or innovative marketing strategies that have been successful for your practice?

Issue 206 - July 2013 (1 Comments)

WE ASKED: What advice can you give about using social networking (Facebook, Twitter and such) to help build a massage practice?

Issue 205 - June 2013 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: What "green," or environmentally friendly, practices have you implemented in your massage practice and home?

Issue 202 - March 2013 (3 Comments)

WE ASKED: How has your knowledge of massage research informed or improved your session outcomes?

Issue 201 - February 2013 (3 Comments)

WE ASKED: How have your clients' knowledge and expectations of massage changed over the years?

Issue 204 - May 2013 (10 Comments)

WE ASKED: What continuing education classes have contributed most to your massage practice?

Issue 199 - December 2012 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: What do you like most about being a massage therapist?

Issue 198 - November 2012 (8 Comments)

WE ASKED: What activities or habits do you practice for your own stress reduction?

Issue 197 - October 2012 (3 Comments)

WE ASKED: Do you routinely include abdominal massage in each session? Why, or why not?

Issue 196 - September 2012 (25 Comments)

WE ASKED: What types of products do you offer as retail items to your clients, and what advice can you share about retailing?

Issue 195 - August 2012 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: Do you use aromatherapy and essential oils in your practice? If so, how?

Issue 194 - July 2012 (15 Comments)

WE ASKED: What changes or challenges have you seen your clients experience as they age, and how has your massage changed in response?

Issue 193 - June 2012 (2 Comments)

WE ASKED: What are some fun or innovative marketing strategies that have been successful for your practice?

Issue 192 - May 2012 (5 Comments)

WE ASKED: What is your best client-retention method?

Issue 191 - April 2012 (5 Comments)

WE ASKED: What "green," or environmentally friendly, practices have you implemented in your massage practice and home?

Issue 190 - March 2012 (1 Comments)

WE ASKED: Have you used a discount service like Groupon to market your massage practice? If so, what has that experience been like for you? If not, why not?

Issue 189 - February 2012 (8 Comments)

WE ASKED: What is the best way to introduce potential clients to massage therapy and your massage practice?

Issue 186 - November 2011 (3 Comments)

WE ASKED: What advice can you give on communicating clearly and powerfully with clients, and when such communication skills are necessary?

Issue 185 - October 2011 (4 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you create a professional image for your massage practice, and what advice about that can you offer to others?

Issue 184 - September 2011 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: What types of products do you offer as retail items to your clients, and what advice can you share about retailing?

Issue 183 - August 2011 (4 Comments)

WE ASKED: What medical conditions have you seen benefit from massage therapy?

Issue 182 - July 2011 (14 Comments)

WE ASKED: What is one innovative marketing or advertising technique you have had success with?

Issue 181 - June 2011 (4 Comments)

WE ASKED: What is the most important situation in the massage profession today?

Issue 180 - May 2011 (7 Comments)

WE ASKED: Why did you choose massage therapy as a career?

Issue 179 - April 2011 (11 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you rest, relax or recharge between massage sessions?

Issue 178 - March 2011 (19 Comments)

WE ASKED: What techniques have you learned since leaving massage school, and how have they improved your work as a massage therapist?

Issue 177 - February 2011 (12 Comments)

WE ASKED: What was your favorite class in massage school, and how do you apply what you learned then in your massage practice today?

Issue 175 - December 2010 (12 Comments)

WE ASKED: Do you use social networking to promote your practice and learn from colleagues? If so, how is that working for you?

Issue 174 - November 2010 (5 Comments)

WE ASKED: What advice would you give someone wanting to pursue a career in massage therapy that you wish someone had given you?

Issue 173 - October 2010 (15 Comments)

WE ASKED: Do you use aromatherapy and essential oils in your practice? If so, how?

Issue 172 - September 2010 (24 Comments)

WE ASKED: What are some of the innovative marketing techniques you have implemented to make it through the recession successfully?

Issue 170 - July/August (7 Comments)

WE ASKED: Can an individual's actions make a difference for the environment? What environmentally friendly practices have you implemented in your business and personal life, and why have you done so?

Issue 169 - June 2010 (9 Comments)

WE ASKED: How often do you receive bodywork? What type(s) do you receive, and why?

Issue 168 - May 2010 (17 Comments)

WE ASKED: Who needs massage the most, and why?

Issue 166 - March/April 2010 (9 Comments)

WE ASKED: What types of energy work do you include in your sessions, and why?

Issue 165 - February 2010 (20 Comments)

WE ASKED: What is the most important lesson you have learned from a client?

Issue 162 - November/December 2009 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: What do you do for self-care?

Issue 161 - October 2009 (18 Comments)

WE ASKED: What time-management advice do you have for new therapists?

Issue 160 - September 2009 (7 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you educate clients about additional services and products to augment a session?

Issue 158 - July/August 2009 (13 Comments)

WE ASKED: How would you improve the public's perception of massage therapy?

Issue 157 - June 2009 (9 Comments)

What advice do you wish someone had given you, when you were about to graduate from massage school?

Issue 156 - May 2009 (11 Comments)

When have you felt most fearless or confident, and how has that changed you?

Issue 155 - April 2009 (4 Comments)

What "green," or environmentally friendly, practices do you follow in your practice and home life?

Issue 154 - March 2009 (14 Comments)

What was the most interesting or challenging locale you've worked in, and why?

Issue 153 - February 2009 (10 Comments)

What furnishings or accessories do you use to create a peaceful space in your session room?

Issue 151 - December 2008 (25 Comments)

What are some easy ways for massage therapists to build clientele?

Issue 150 - November 2008 (14 Comments)

What techniques do you use in addition to massage, and why?

Issue 149 - October 2008 (13 Comments)

WE ASKED: How can a massage therapist best address new clients' fear or nervousness when receiving a first massage?

Issue 145 - June 2008 (12 Comments)

We Asked: What advice about business success and safety do you have for on-site and outcall therapists?

Issue 148 - September 2008 (28 Comments)

We Asked: What is a good way to stay energized between sessions?

Issue 146 - July 2008 (18 Comments)

WE ASKED: What was the best business decision you ever made?

Issue 141 - February 2008 (6 Comments)

WE ASKED: What environmentally friendly practices have you implemented in your business?

Issue 142 - March 2008 (8 Comments)

WE ASKED: If you could give a massage to any historical figure, whom would you pick and why?

Issue 143 - April 2008 (8 Comments)

We Asked: If you have been in the massage field for 10 years or more, what is your secret to career longevity?

Issue 147 - August 2008 (28 Comments)

WE ASKED: How do you balance your work life and your family life?

Issue 144 - May 2008 (13 Comments)