Marketing Massage: From First Job to Dream Practice / Edition 2

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A practical, step-by-step guide to success for massage therapists and bodyworkers, Marketing Massage distills information drawn from hundreds of interviews with massage school owners, teachers, employers, practitioners, students, and the general public to address the marketing needs of virtually every type of massage practitioner, from first-time job seeker to experienced therapist. For professionals starting or growing a private practice or business, this book offers a wealth of information, including the fundamental attributes, skills, and tools necessary to get and keep clients. From the basics of professionalism, to must-have marketing tools, to sophisticated marketing projects geared toward a select clientele, Marketing Massage provides the knowledge necessary to start and maintain a successful career in massage and bodywork.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781418032142
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 12/4/2006
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 480
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Monica Roseberry, MA, CMT, is a well-known speaker, educator, and international bestselling author, and has been a massage therapist in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1984. She has trained thousands of massage students and has lectured in Europe, Asia, and North America. Ms. Roseberry has written for numerous massage and spa journals, including Massage Magazine, Massage Therapy Journal, and Pulse, the journal for the International Spa Association. Monica is also the primary massage author for The Body Shop, International. She has served as an Item Writer for the National Certification Exam for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, and as the National Supervisor of Elections for the American Massage Therapy Association. She holds a Master of Arts in Kinesiology, and lives in Walnut Creek, California.

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Table of Contents

Section I: MARKETING YOURSELF TO AN EMPLOYER. Chapter 1. Marketing Yourself With a Resume. Chapter 2. Marketing Yourself in an Interview. Section II: MARKETING TO BUILD YOUR DREAM PRACTICE BARE BONES ATTRIBUTES, SKILLS, AND TOOLS. Chapter 3. Marketing Attributes. Chapter 4. Skills at the Soul of Success. Chapter 5. The Only Marketing Tools You Really Need. Section III: MUSCLE MARKETING: REACHING, REBOOKING, AND REFERRALS. Chapter 6. Reaching Skills. Chapter 7. Reaching Tools. Chapter 8. Rebooking Skills and Tools. Chapter 9. Referral Skills and Tools. Conclusion. Glossary. Resources.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 6, 2007

    Extremely Informative a must buy

    To all CMT-LMT if you are getting ready to start a business, purchase this book first. Not only will it save you time but also $$$ this book is awesome! so much information! and great ideas. I told all my classmates to purchase the book that is how good it is!

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