Archive for July, 2008

WHO SAYS WE’RE NOT PROFESSIONAL?!?! PROFESSIONALISM IN PERSONAL TRAINING – MY REBUTTAL!!!

Posted on 25. Jul, 2008 by .

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That’s got to be the most ridiculous picture I’ve ever had on here!!! (I hope Wilmer’s appreciates getting his picture on Super-Trainer!) This pic has got nothing to do with Personal Training, only the theme of this post … Here’s my rebuttal to a recent article in Smart Money Magazine talking about the lack of professionalism in Personal Training. I don’t normally get into this kind of back and forth, but I thought this time it would be a good thing because this article points out where we as trainers can go wrong with our professionalism, and we’ll talk about how to fix it.

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HOW TO BECOME A CELEBRITY TRAINER!!! THREE PERSONAL TRAINERS REVEAL HOW TO MAKE THE MEDIA YOUR BIT*H!!!

Posted on 15. Jul, 2008 by .

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Haha – that title will getcha reading, won’t it? It’s undeniable that there’s a certain panache to the term Celebrity Trainer … but what does it mean exactly? People tend to think that it means you train celebrities, but not in my opinion. What it means is that you the trainer are the celebrity. For that, you need the help of the media. When I was a kid and watched the news, TV shows, and things in print, I’d be in awe, thinking that type of media coverage was impossible. Now that I’m all grown up and have learned about it, I realize getting into the news isn’t as big a deal as it looks. The truth is that the media has a very hard time finding compelling content to fill their broadcasts.

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TRANSFORMATION: RIDING THIS PERSONAL TRAINING THING STRAIGHT TO THE TOP!!!

Posted on 09. Jul, 2008 by .

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You can’t reach your full potential selling CHEESE PUFFS – I’ll tell you what I mean by that in a second …. But when I’m talking about reaching your full potential, I mean TRANSFORMATION: going from who you are now to the person you want to be. Personal Training is unique because it can be the vehicle – I just recorded a little video explaining this idea: [youtube nDW5C71rUEY nolink]

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HOW TO BLOW UP IN PERSONAL TRAINING!!! Watch My Live Interview With CYNTHIA CONDE! The new reality show star tells us how she did it …

Posted on 03. Jul, 2008 by .

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We’re stepping things up here on Super-Trainer! I just did the first LIVE interview on the blog, and it was with Cynthia Conde. She’s a trainer from my area in Queens who’s blowing up in a MAJOR way. I got the chance to catch up with her recently and it turned into a lesson on how to create a name for yourself in Personal Training and build up a tremendous career from the ground up. It’s a story EVERY trainer, no matter where you are can relate to. You’re also going to see the attitude and mindset of the modern Personal Trainer, so pay attention to this one! here’s the video: [youtube eDxHIGoT3TQ nolink]

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