As legislation that proposes statewide standards and licensure for fitness professionals continues to gain momentum, many fitness professionals want to understand how licensure would change the industry, for better or worse.
Because pricing has been affected by competition from low-priced clubs, it is crucial that you layer personal or group training onto memberships to help restore revenue.
Aug 01, 2014
Sometimes personal trainers do things that may seem like a good idea in the moment, but can easily have potentially negative outcomes beyond the experience provided in a single session.
Every club needs qualified employees to offer free consultations and keep sales flowing. Although some clubs hire floor staff to fulfill these duties, many club operators have found that personal trainers are a perfect fit for the job.
Jul 18, 2014
The positive impact of qualified and competent personal trainers who follow scientific principles for prescribing individualized fitness programs for their clients cannot be denied. In fact, one might argue that a personal trainer who works with a...
For individual fitness professionals, continuing education can be more of a burden than a benefit. The cost of keeping pace with the industry does not always correlate to a higher paycheck.