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The massage therapy business is booming. If you want to take advantage, it’s important to decide where you will run your business. While some massage therapists choose to work outside of their home and others decide to open a full-fledged spa or studio, a vast number of massage therapists are deciding to open a mobile massage business instead. If you’re wondering if a mobile massage business is for you, here are some benefits that could make it worth your while.
Lower Overhead. When you open a massage therapy business, you must have a place to do your work. If you have a separate space for your business, there are costs associated such as rent, utilities and cleaning services. If you run the business out of your home, you will still incur some costs such as an increased use of utilities and cleaning services so the space is comfortable for clients. With a mobile massage business, you go to the client, so you don’t have to worry about maintaining a place of business.
Convenience for Customers. Every business needs a competitive advantage — something that makes it stand out from all the rest. With a mobile massage business, you can market the fact that you’re offering customers a convenience. They don’t have to come to you; you will come to them. You may even be able to charge more for servicing your clients since you’re saving them from having to travel to you. For busy working executives or moms that can’t get away, a mobile massage business might be the answer they’ve been waiting for.
No Regional Limitations. When you run a massage business from a certain location, you’re pretty much limited to a clientele made up of people nearby. However, if you have a mobile massage business, you can run your business from anywhere. That gives you a larger client base and many more options when it comes to offering your service.