Category Archives: Massage Therapy

LinkedIn Tips for Massage Therapists

In today’s socially-connected world, professionals across all industries can benefit from having a fully-developed social media presence. This includes, most importantly, LinkedIn, a professional network that serves as both an online resume and a recruitment tool. LinkedIn has long been associated with white collar office work, but it is just as useful for those seeking
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Minnesota School of Business & Globe University and Massage Envy Training Program

With the economic recovery underway, and the unemployment rate in Minnesota under 4 percent, we find ourselves in a different kind of dilemma. While it’s no secret that Minnesota companies are struggling to fill welding, healthcare and IT jobs, few people know that massage therapy is yet another industry in Minnesota with a large skills
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Massage Therapy is More Than Just Relaxation

Getting a massage can be more than just relaxing. According to numerous studies, a single massage session can result in both physical and emotional improvements. So what exactly are the benefits of massage therapy?  Stress Relief: This is what comes to mind the most when thinking of getting a massage. Clinical studies show a one and
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Infant Massage Encourages Good Health

As a mom of a toddler and a newborn, I am always looking for natural methods to heal and encourage good health in my children. Therefore, when I learned about the opportunity to sit in on an infant massage class at Globe University-Woodbury I jumped at the chance. Sharon Pollock, massage therapist instructor at Globe
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Student of the Quarter Tonya Karow Combines Massage & Medical Knowledge

Globe University’s Wausau campus is happy to announce our most recent Student of the Quarter Tonya Karow!  Tonya is in her last quarter of the massage therapy diploma program.  She came to Globe as a wallflower nurse.  I would often hear students say to one another, “Have you met the nurse in the program?”  Or,
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GU-Green Bay Student of the Month Serves as Student Ambassador of Massage Therapy Program

Congratulations to Akisa Kabacinski, Globe University – Green Bay’s May Student of the Month! Akisa is in the massage therapy program and is truly proud of her accomplishment of becoming a student ambassador for the massage therapy program. She was nominated for not only being a great student but also being a mentor who has shown
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GU – Appleton Campus Bustling with Applied Learning Projects

The  Globe University – Appleton campus was busy with applied learning projects this past quarter, ranging from making blankets to student massages during Women’s Wellness Day. Students in Amanda Loewen’s Global Citizenship class worked together to make fleece blankets for Project Linus, which is an organization that distributes blankets to children in hospitals, shelters, social service agencies, or
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Opportunities Discovered at St. Cloud MSB Health Careers Exploration Night

The Minnesota of School of Business-St. Cloud campus held its first Health Careers Exploration Night. The event was open to the public and promoted the massage therapy, health care management and medical assistant programs. Attendees started the evening off with free chair massages, which was a wonderful way for everyone to ease into the interactive
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MSB – Rochester Massage Student: ‘Background Does Not Define Future’

For some, a better life doesn’t come easy. “Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence,” according to a quote from Colin Powell, an American statesman, and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. Dwan Gregg came from a family of six and lived on a Native
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GU – Eau Claire Massage Students Partner with St. Joseph’s Hospice Center

Students in the massage therapy program see a wide range of clients and get hours upon hours of practice in massage prior to starting their first massage position. Jeaneen Roberts’ special populations massage class decided to help an organization very much in need of some uplifting. Globe University – Eau Claire students recently worked with hospice
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