Archive | August, 2013

Operations…Hold the Agony.

29 Aug

Efficiency, management, operations….  What do these words mean to you?  In this saturated climate of spa management these words become stale. They are just words. Moreover, you may be able to manage it, measure it, control it and operate it very well one day but not the next. The art of management is truly a […]

30-Minute Treatments

19 Aug

With the spa industry reaching the $14B mark it isn’t surprising that spas are gaining momentum even with the challenging global economy. I have always favored the “express” treatments as necessities.  Not only do they get the spa-goer into the spa more often but also they allow the spa to become a mainstay in most […]

Fitness Trends

13 Aug

Cross Training is hotter than ever.  As it turns out intensity is the key.  Change is necessary and sloth not tolerated.  Tabata is one of the mainstays that has withstood the test of time. Tabata was founded in Japan by Izumi Tabata. He conducted tests on two groups of athletes; comparing moderate high intensity training […]