Posts tagged "fitness business"

Thomas Plummer: Does Your Training Business have an Exit Plan?

The training business is a tough one to get into. You know that . . . but when the time comes, how are you going to get out of it?

Mike Boyle: Three Lessons I Learned from Coaching Kids

Mike Boyle has the experience to know when to keep training simple. When coaching kids, K.I.S.S. is the rule . . . and even then, there are lessons to learn that will make you a better ...

Robert Linkul: The Phobias of Training Older Adults

If you’re afraid of training older clients, you aren’t just missing out on a large business demographic. You’re not helping some of the clients who need you the most.

Eric Chessen: Training Clients with Autism

Coaches, therapists and fitness professionals often have outstanding program templates and countless exercise options, but they need the proper three-part strategy for training clients ...

Chris Holder: The Art of Communication (for Coaching and Beyond)

If you want to be a great coach, you need to be a great communicator. Chris Holder guides you on errors that can easily be corrected to better convey your knowledge to your athletes.

Robert Linkul: Why Do We Fight Referrals?

Referrals ensure you new business, long-term clients and a stable career, but don’t just assume they’ll happen. Robert Linkul tells you how he cultivates his clients.

Dan John: ‘Get Back Up’ Drill for Older Clients

Thousands of Americans die every year from falls and fall-related injuries. The right exercises for your older clients can help prevent falls and Dan John’s Get Back Ups may be the ke...

Mark Snow: Using the FMS in a Group Fitness or Bootcamp Class

The typical fitness client is tired of what most big box gyms offer. Mark Snow observes and discusses the weaknesses of cookie cutter programs and proposes using the FMS to achieve the ...

Mike Boyle: How to Build a Successful Training Business

Mike Boyle gives you an indispensable primer covering the oft-overlooked basics of building a successful training business.

Growing a fitness business, with Thom Plummer

The Fitness Business: Let’s Make a Good Living

Your timing to get into the fitness business could not be better. In the 40-some years of modern fitness, there’s never been a better time to be a fitness professional. The small trai...

Jerry Scarlato: Fitness Marketing – Three Priorities for Trainers

Trainer and fitness center owner Jerry Scarlato answers the go-to questions about getting started in personal training, rising above your competition and bringing attention to your abil...


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