Virtual Sustainability Summit hosted by GSN Planet May 3–4

GSN Planet will host a Virtual Sustainability Summit, a two-day event featuring expert speakers, panel discussions, and educational sessions focused on sustainability, May 3–4. The Virtual Sustainability Summit is an opportunity for eco-conscious individuals to gather and learn from industry leaders, share best practices, and connect with like-minded thinkers. The summit aims to spark conversations about sustainability and how individuals and organizations can positively impact the environment.

The event will feature a diverse range of speakers, panelists, and moderators, including Dr. Rich Blundell, Dr. Doris Day, Trevor Steyn, Charné le Roux, and other sustainability experts. Attendees can expect to gain insight into best practices, hear about success stories and challenges, and learn about emerging trends in sustainability. The summit will cover a wide range of topics related to sustainability, including challenges and solutions to implementing sustainability strategies, in-house sustainability audits, and biotech beauty.

The event also will provide networking opportunities for attendees to connect with other sustainability enthusiasts and industry leaders. To learn more about the event and to register, visit the GSN Planet website at Conferences & Events.

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US Department of Education 150% Rule Update

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Colorado Bill Requires Local Background Checks

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Woman massages a client who is lying facedown on a massage table.

As we get closer to celebrating Massage Is for EveryBody, July 14–20, 2024, we wanted to share more of Julie Plachta’s story, which exemplifies the inclusive values of this campaign.

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Featured ABMP Discount Partner: Yomassage

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Podcast: THE INTERSTATE MASSAGE COMPACT

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