It's not always easy running a massage business when you need to balance client time against "on the business" needs.
In this podcast you'll hear stories from successful massage therapists that have been there before you... and a bunch of free tips and tactics for marketing, advertising, systems, mindset and growth of your massage practice so you can really thrive!
[Ep69 OPTC] How you don't need a big vision to have a successful business - with Kylie Bradley
Kylie Bradley was well on her way to achieving her vision until the multi-modality clinic she had set up in Adelaide was putting so much financial pressure on her that she fell out of love with massage and treating her clients - even running her business felt like a chore!
As the chaos of life and business set it, she stopped to reflect, focus even more on her self care and ask herself what she REALLY wanted moving forward.
Listen in as Kylie shares how being diagnosed and treated for non hodgkin's lymphoma lead her to becoming a massage therapist as well as wisdom from her health and business journey over the last 13 years.
[Ep68 OPTC] How challenges can create better structure, systems and legacy for our kids - with Kate Sneddon
Kate Sneddon is a remedial massage therapist who is passionate and loves helping mums take time for themselves and rediscover life. She is a wife, a mum of FOUR kids and at one point when they were all under 5 and she and her husband were running 2 businesses. Kate shares insight into why she became a therapist and has since started coaching people through some of the same challenges she's faced in her own life so far. Listen in as she bravely shares us what some of those specific challenges have been as a mother, as a wife and as a business owner.
[Ep67 OPTC] How challenging times can become the catalyst of change - with Elicia Crook
In this episode, Elicia Crook is in the hot seat and shares one of her BIGGEST challenges in business to date!
She recalls how smoothly things were going when she first started hiring only to find out that what she was doing was considered a “sham”. And then there was the scary phone call and letter from the ATO announcing they were going to do an audit and subsequently left her with a bill of over $20k.
Listen in as we learn that if you're going through a few challenges right now, have hope as new opportunities can be born.
[Ep66 OPTC] How beauty can come from chaos and situations we can't control - with James Crook
James is back but instead of solely focusing on lessons he's learnt in business, he shares insights into what Covid-19 and the many lockdowns taught and continue to teach him about himself. He talks about how his goal driven nature can both serve him and the business but can also challenge him during chaotic events or situations outside of his control.
Listen in as James shares how getting into watercolors taught him that we can create things that are fun, meaningful and good out of circumstances that we can't control.
[Ep65 OPTC] Battling an auto immune disease and PTSD to create healing - with Nikita Hill
Over her 13 years as a practitioner, Nikita Hill loves how everyone is so individual and so different as to what comes to the forefront when you give them adequate space to 'be'. Even after all these years this keeps Nikita fascinated as a practitioner, "you just never know what's coming!"
Listen in as Nikita shares her personal and business journey, following a trip to Bali that left her with an autoimmune disease, PTSD and other emotional challenges. Let's learn from her insatiable curiosity to personally learn, grow and as a result help and walk with her clients along the way.
[Ep64 OPTC] Overcoming a lack of self confidence to go on to help massage therapists amplify their influence in the world - with Christine Knox
Christine Knox is an online trainer for massage therapists who helps massage therapists amplify their influence in the world through modalities and their business.
In this episode Christine shares with us specific challenges she's faced starting and growing her own business. Listen in as Christine recalls the first ad she put in the post office window and feeling terrified about having her first client, relocating to Australia, hiring her first employee and creating her message from the 'mess'.
Motivating and super fun!
James and Elicia have an awesome and educational podcast! Every time I listen to it I end up feeling inspired and in awe of some of the therapists that appear on it. Highly recommend this for any massage therapists wanting to feel connected and learn more about the industry!!
Reach for the stars!
Inspiring and motivating podcast when feeling off track in your business, this podcast will get you back your massage mojo. James and Elicia are amazing business coaches!
5 stars from me
So relevant and the information is just sensational to anyone starting in the massage business or who being stuck in the industry there Vibes will just want you to lift higher and achieve your goals loved this podcast and thank you so much for helping us all out you guys are just amazing