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    Susan Yirku /  
    Nov 17, 2016 9:00:00 AM
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    Why You Should Try a Virtual Challenge to Reduce Your Business’s Carbon Footprint

    Since sustainability is part of the ACHS mission, we set the bar high and actively advocate for the planet and a healthy lifestyle. Just this fall, we launched several new Holistic Spa Management courses. If you’re like us, you want to get your...

    Oleg Maksimov /  
    Nov 15, 2016 5:17:26 PM
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    Celebrate Diabetes Awareness with Simple Lifestyle Changes

    Everyone knows that proper nutrition is one of the main keys to thriving health and longevity. People who adopt the Mediterranean diet, which is rich in fruits and grains, have been reported to have longer life expectancy than the ones who adopt...

    Renee Long /  
    Nov 10, 2016 10:41:11 AM
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    How to Thank a Veteran… Holistically!

    Veterans Day is an important day in the U.S. Here at ACHS, we really value the chance to let our veterans and military servicemembers know how much we appreciate them and their service. 

    But sometimes, knowing how to say “thank you” can be...

    Pam Snyder /  
    Nov 5, 2016 9:00:00 AM
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    The True Roots of Herbalism: Recapping the 2016 American Herbalists Guild (AHG) Symposium

    In the beautiful setting of the Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, Pennsylvania, hundreds of herbalists converged to re-connect with their true roots of herbalism at the 2016 American Herbalists Guild (AHG) Symposium. As a lucky...

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Nov 3, 2016 3:42:51 PM
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    Top 10 Ways to Show Your Clients You Care

    We have an amazing team here at ACHS and super high satisfaction ratings. #humblebrag

    And, we’ve won a lot of accolades this year, including being named a Top Workplace by the Oregonian, #6 out of 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon by Oregon...

    Amanda Lattin /  
    Oct 29, 2016 8:30:00 AM
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    Chemistry for Aromatherapists: What You Need to Know

    While at first glance essential oils and aromatherapy may appear to be only about scents and mood, they’re actually part of a unique area of study in organic chemistry. Chemistry and aromatherapy have gone hand-in-hand throughout history. The...

    Korey Wilder /  
    Oct 24, 2016 9:00:00 AM
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    How to Wow Your Spa Clients As Soon As They Walk In the Door

    Every business wants to make their clients their #1 priority, and many are willing to go above and beyond to do so. But, if you’re still working on making this shift (and you’re in good company!), you may be wondering, What’s the first step?...

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Oct 22, 2016 8:00:00 AM
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    6 Common Misconceptions About Becoming a Certified Spa Manager

    Who doesn’t love the spa? But have you ever wondered how you go about getting a job in one? Or maybe you’re already working in a spa as a massage therapist or esthetician and thinking about making the next step in the spa career track.

    We’re so...

    Lauren Shapiro /  
    Oct 19, 2016 11:15:00 AM
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    Why We Want to Work at These 6 Spa Venues (and You Will Too!)

    By Lauren Shapiro & Renee Long

    It’s easy to fall into habits. We all do it sometimes. We rely on the familiar. And, that can serve us in many situations, but maybe not when we’re trying to shift direction in life. When you want to grow and try...

    Margaret LaPierre /  
    Oct 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM
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    How to Communicate the Health Benefits of Spa Services to Your Clients

    Communicating with clients is an important part of a spa professional’s job. Clients are bombarded with misinformation on television, in magazines, and on the internet about products and treatments. But, today’s clients are savvy researchers,...

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