Tag Archives: startup

Slashing the Website Building Learning Curve

LISTEN TO BLOGCAST I’m surprised by how many massage therapists I know (online or in person) who don’t have a website. In today’s world, consumers are using online searches to find service providers more than any other method. If you … Continue reading

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Timeless Tax Prep Tools and Tips

LISTEN TO BLOGCAST When I began my blog in 2015, one of my clients who is a massage therapist told me she wanted to know more about taxes. I bet she’s not alone. That’s why I have continued to document … Continue reading

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Do You Need a Loyalty Program?

Having consistent clients keeps you busy and protects your income from fluctuating. Using incentives to get clients to book more often is an excellent way to build a practice (in my experience). Whether or not you need to incorporate a … Continue reading

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Memoirs of an LMT

Hi! I’m Cath Cox, the owner of Deep Heeling Barefoot Bodywork (formerly Get Deep Massage) in Centennial, Colorado. I’ve been a massage therapist since 1999.  During that time I’ve worked for myself as well as other people, and in my experience … Continue reading

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How to Start a Massage Business

When I was in massage school in 1998-1999, there weren’t as many employers for massage therapists as there are now. No matter, I knew I wanted to open my own business. I’m using the word business instead of practice intentionally … Continue reading

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