Archive for April, 2010

The Personal Training Business – Becoming an Elite Trainer

Posted on 12. Apr, 2010 by .

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If you interested in private personal training, you need to know that it is not that easy to become successful in this field if you don’t have the passion and the ability to survive. However, a private personal training business can also yield you numerous benefits and one of this is having a good source of good money. It is a fact that providing private personal training to clients is one of the easiest ways for one to get good money. However, that is only true for those who have the right skills. Because if you don’t have the right skills required to become a fitness trainer, nobody will trust you and you will not have good sales. All personal trainers want to become successful in their chosen field, that is private personal training. For one to do this, they need to have the right answers to their questions. One of the common questions they may have is how they will be able to get clients for their private personal training. There are many ways to find clients for private personal training. Personal trainers can post advertisements on their local news papers, on radio stations or on TV shows. Appearing on […]

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Internet Search Pattern For Personal Training & Fitness Info

Posted on 12. Apr, 2010 by .

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The internet’s strange in that you can express desires that you can’t or wouldn’t admit to anyone else or anywhere else.  Google has become everyon’s best friend. This matters because we can get accurate and almost real time data about what’s going on in the general populations heads at any given time.  It’s a really unique look into what people are thinking and what they’re looking for, and if it applies to what you’re providing (ie personal training and fitness information), you’d be real smart to jump in front of it. A book I read last year that specifically talked about these search patterns and how they relate to people’s weight loss goals was CLICK: What Millions of People Do Online And Why It Matters, by Bill Tancer.  The book had an entire chapter devoted to how the populations weight loss ambitions are played out online through their search patters, and the info may be useful to you. With Personal Training and fitness in particular, here’s some of the data: For a brief period of time, four days at the beginning of the New Year to be exact, there is a surge in weight loss and fitness interest (and coincidentally, […]

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Running a Personal Training Business

Posted on 09. Apr, 2010 by .

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Guest post on a running a Personal Training Business from IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year Nicki Anderson: After more than 12 years of owning my own business I have come to realize there are certain pieces of the “training” puzzle that are necessary to create and maintain a successful business; be it for independent trainers or business owners. The pressures and responsibilities of calling your own shots are vast and keeping clients happy while keeping business productive is an ongoing challenge. Through trial and error, I have discovered five keys necessary to building a thriving business that will keep your clients coming back for more. I believe utilizing the following keys will enable you to run a successful business resulting in a strong client base. Utilize the following keys and watch your retention numbers soar! 1. Be honest and fair Nothing earns you more respect as a trainer, manager or owner than to be fair and honest. I have never done anything in my business to compromise my integrity as I have always been fair to staff, clients and community. This has been invaluable to my business not only from a personal perspective but for business as a whole. […]

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Benefits of Working with a Private Personal Trainer

Posted on 09. Apr, 2010 by .

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If you are going to think about the most popular services today, you will probably think of private personal training. It is a lot easier to find a private trainer today more than ever. A private personal trainer is able to help you to reach your fitness goals. You can see them teaching at the parks or at the beach while others can be found working with the gym members. You can also have a private fitness trainer that will visit your home for training. Wherever they work, what is important is if they are a certified private trainer. A good personal trainer will keep you motivated. You can also find them at private studios. Whether you are working with your trainer at the beach, at the park or at a private studio, you will surely find great benefits when you work with a personal training. But let us fist take a look at the types of personal trainers you can find at training studios or at the gyms. There are many personal trainers who successfully find their careers at the gym. Certification is important before gyms hire their personal trainers. The problem with this is that though they are in […]

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Have Personal Privacy at Private Gyms

Posted on 08. Apr, 2010 by .

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Most people never had been to a gym. Because of this, they usually finch at the thought of only wearing underwear like what body builders wear. What is funny is that this attitude is not expressed whenever they see athletes wearing the same attire like swimmers. Perhaps it is the large physique of the barely covered bodies of the body builders that amplifies the nudity impression. Most of the gyms today are incorporating personal changing rooms to give their body builders the privacy they require. What is even better is that body building does not have one training attire. Body builders are free to choose any type of clothes to wear during work out. Anyone in the gym is allowed to wear any kind of clothes as long as they are comfortable and convenient with them. Not only men are interested in working out and in fitness. Women are more interested in keeping a good shape that is why they also turn to private gyms. They prefer to work out at private centers because they provide them the privacy they need. Women are mostly conscious about how they look. They don’t want people to look at them and follow them with their […]

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