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Steiner North American interviews in Las Vegas 2016


It’s June 24th, 2016 and I was a guest of The Nevada School of Massage Therapy and The Steiner Education Group. It’s been a lovely experience and visit to Las Vegas. I made time recently to look up basic info on the founder, Rudolph Steiner before the meeting. Today I learned Mr. Steiner began his… Continue reading Steiner North American interviews in Las Vegas 2016

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The In’s and Out’s of Tipping Your Massage Therapist


Ashley M. Heidi Carter BS, LMT The custom of ‘tipping’ The modern understanding of the word tip itself was first documented in the English language in 1706 and is the first mention of a ‘gratuity’ being offered in exchange for a product or service. Tipping was viewed as ‘undemocratic’ in some areas of the United… Continue reading The In’s and Out’s of Tipping Your Massage Therapist