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Intership Logo Experiential Spa Management Learning Programs to Encourage Industry Excellence By Leslie Lyon Chair, Global Internship Program President/Founder Spas2b Inc.  “For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them” Aristotle Ontario, Canada (November, 2015) – Globally, there is an ever-increasing demand for our spa management talent to have both the educational skills and the practical experience that is required for them to be able to answer to this continually expanding and always complex job description.  Continue Reading…

Part 3: 30 NEW Things I Learned at the 2015 Global Wellness Summit

GWS 2016 As a personal tribute to my 30 years in the spa and wellness industry, this article is Part 3 of our series on ’30 Things I’ve Learned from 30 Years an Entrepreneur’. You can also visit ‘Part 2: 30 MORE Things I’ve Learned from 30 Years an Entrepreneur’. Continue Reading…

2015 Spas2b / SIAC / LSC Scholarship Winner Announced

andrea_crpImmediate Release: November 2, 2015 Canada The Spa Industry Association of Canada and Spas2b Inc. are very pleased to announce the winner of the annual Spa Management Scholarship awarded to Andrea Fisher, Spa Manager at Ancient Cedars Spa at Wickaninnish Inn, Tofino, BC. Continue Reading…

Part 2: 30 MORE Things I’ve learned from 30 Years an Entrepreneur

shutterstock_191690525 With the release of our blog titled “30 Things I’ve learned from 30 years an Entrepreneur” in March of this year, as far as we could tell, we reached all-time highs in every category, including; content generation and re-publication, social media engagement and word of mouth mileage! Continue Reading…

The New Spa Wellness Culture Movement

Screen Shot Wellness As we all strive to retain our existing clients AND tap into new client segments, it’s vital to know what is current and what is trending, and right now it is very safe to say that we are all either watching or riding the wellness wave. Continue Reading…

The #1 Formula Spa Managers must know when Discounting

Fotolia_32331787_XS  Spa Managers need every relevant tool available to them, in order to make sound business decisions regarding cost containment and profitability.  It is vital for Managers to know how to measure and evaluate each spectrum of business performance in order to strategically and logically ensure success and sustainability. Continue Reading…

30 Things I’ve learned from 30 years an Entrepreneur

2015-03-06 16.46.37  I started my first business in 1985/1986; a Spa Development company I called Lyonshare Consulting. I had worked in the Spa Industry at that point, for all of a few short years. But I was sure I knew everything there was to know.   Continue Reading…

New 2015 Trends, or an Age-old Philosophy?

MP900437312Its Trends time…is that time for big change? With the flood of information rushing down the pipes on what’s new and trending; you may be scurrying to identify which predictions you should ‘jump on’, how to do that, and when. Continue Reading…

What you need to know about the Future of Retail

regency1-640jpg__640x360_q85_crop.jpg__640x360_q85_crop    The Global Spa and Wellness Summit in Marrakesh, Morocco this past September had a host of very good speakers. Paul Price, CEO of Creative Realities, USA and Edie Weiner, President of Weiner, Edrich, Brown, Inc., USA, really got you thinking about the future, and where we’re all going in this rapidly changing world of ours… more specifically, what we’ll need to do to engage the new age consumer. Continue Reading…

Prepare yourself for the Urban Express – GSWS 2014

20140911_115327  At the Global Spa & Wellness Summit, Marrakesh – Sept /2014   Get ready to learn the language and recipes of the new economy Kjell Nordstrom – Phd, Swedish Economist, Co-author of ‘Funky Business’   “Planning will not work.  We could plan…but we can’t” Kjell is a futurist.   Continue Reading…