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Spa: A Comprehensive Introduction | Chapter 9.3 | A Day in the Life of Three Spa Directors

July 31, 2020

Every day, spa directors around the world deal with the challenges of leading employees, managing profitability, and serving guests. While there are many types of spas, this chapter will follow hypothetical directors at three of the most common types of spas: resort spas, destination spas, and day spas.

Spa: A Comprehensive Introduction | Chapter 9.4 | A Career That Makes a Difference

July 31, 2020

Spa director is one of the most demanding and rewarding careers in the spa industry. The job requires an extensive knowledge of all aspects of spa operations, from financial management and human resources to facilities management and marketing and public relations.

The Facial Upsell

June 12, 2018

My definition of a great facial is when I fall asleep. Once I make it past the torture of the pore extractions, I settle in to a peaceful, meditative state. If I have to ask if I was purring (because, of course, I don’t snore), then it was an exceptional experience. 

Trending: Cannabis in Spa

June 12, 2018

Word is getting around about the many benefits of cannabis and is particularly catching the attention of people who are into natural health and wellness.

Uniform System of Financial Reporting for Spas

March 14, 2017

A uniform system of financial reporting establishes standardized formats and account classifications to guide individuals in the preparation and presentation of financial statements.

Uniform System of Financial Reporting for Spas

November 2, 2022

A uniform system of financial reporting establishes standardized formats and account classifications to guide individuals in the preparation and presentation of financial statements.

Working with Local Schools

March 26, 2021

Looking for new talent? Here are five ways to work with local schools to genreate future spa industry professionals.

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