Read Massage Therapy Journal and the Student Experience Newsletter (both available at http://www.amtamassage.org/articles/3/mtj/index.html) and Massage & Bodywork (https://www.abmp.com/massage-and-bodywork-magazine) to learn more about the field.
Visit https://www.amtamassage.org/jobbank for job listings.
Talk to massage therapists about their careers. Ask them for some tips on breaking into the field. Visit https://www.amtamassage.org/findamassage/index.html to find massage therapists in your area.
Participate in the American Massage Therapy Association's Mentoring Program to develop your professional skills and make networking contacts.
Visit the Career Guidance section of the AMTA's Web site, https://www.amtamassage.org/career_guidance, to take a career path quiz and access information on the job search and building one's practice.
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- Cosmetics Shop Owners and Managers
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- Ethical Sourcing Officer
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