- 23 Jan
Start a Personal Training Business
You're skeptical about this new "online personal training" idea. Well, we're here to tell you that the benefits of an online personal trainer vastly outweigh the disadvantages. With upsides like the cost-effectiveness and real, trackable results, there's no reason why you shouldn't give it a shot! Here are a few more advantages, listed in detail, on why all those busy people who say they don't have time to go to the gym, should stop complaining and get themselves matched up with an online personal trainer.
Workout on your own schedule
- 05 Jan
4 Steps to Starting a Personal Training Business
The business of personal training can be an exciting path to walk down, but like any other business, proper planning is a must to make it a success. For a client base to trust you it is important that you come across as professional as possible, and that you have done your due diligence on the basics of starting and running a business.
Here are 4 key steps to starting your personal training business:
Step 1: Get Certified
- 10 Dec
How To Win in 2017 & Beyond
New Year’s resolutions don't work. They actually make things worse. How? If you feel the need to make one, it’s probably to create a big change in your life, and that's not easy. If you don’t prepare yourself, put a system in place to change your behavior, and have the support to sustain your commitment, you’re likely to fall short. Then you'll feel like a loser, even more helpless to make the kinds of changes you want in your life or your business. Yet the self-improvement instinct still shows up this time each year.
- 06 Dec
Supporting Your Clientele
One of the most important parts of being a personal trainer is making your clients feel comfortable with you, so you can establish trust. Your clients need to trust you with their fitness goals, and they need to feel comfortable telling you when they are struggling or have a slip up in their fitness and diet regimen. They also need to trust that you know what you’re doing and feel that they’re getting the most out of their money.
- 01 Nov
3 Simple Steps for New Clients
Do you remember the excitement you felt when you decided to become a fitness professional? What drew you to this calling? For many it was the opportunity to help other people improve their lives in a significant way, while also making a good living.
- 20 Oct
Corporate Personal Training
I am sure this past year you have been working hard to build your network of online training clients. Are you having trouble getting regular paying clients who are committed to your online training system and continue to add to your income each month? I have some advice for you!
- 03 Oct
5 Ways to Promote and Sell Online Training With Pictures and Videos
People won’t understand how easy it is until you show them! Here’s how you can promote and sell more online training with pictures and videos.
These days, it seems that almost everyone is on board with technology. I figured this out when even my parents started following me on Instagram and sending me Tweets instead of calling me! In a “tech-savvy” world you think it would be easy to sell online training, because, well, let’s face it–there are very few times throughout the day when we don’t have our smartphone at our side, right? I know I’m guilty of it.
- 30 Sep
Fitness professional? What's your X factor?
It's more critical than ever to have an online presence, a brand -- that validates you and your services, as we discussed in this post. 5 Ways to Improve Your Brand Awareness
But branding is about more than having a color-coordinated website and posting a sign in the gym. Sure, you have to do those things, but they are not enough today.
- 07 Sep
Setting Up a Realistic Meal Plan for 7 Days
I train a variety of clients online and prefer to focus on flexible and easy-to-follow eating concepts when I talk about nutrition. The majority of my clients are working parents, so they have little time to switch food choices every day or to give any extra thought to meal planning. My clients often request precise, simple plans that can easily be packed, microwaved or eaten cold on-the-go. Although simple meals are convenient, it isn’t realistic for me to expect them to eat this blandly on days off or on special occasions.