Can you imagine how great it would be if the fitness offering was the same as a bar?   Bartender: “What will it be gentlemen?” “Give me a Bud.  And, the same for my buddy here.” “O.K. that will be $7.00.”   (If a Club operated like a bar):   Front desk person:…

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  [Free STRESS ASSESSMENT CHECKLIST at the bottom of this post!]   If you are a Health Coach or Fit Pro who consults with clients beyond physical activity and nutrition…   And, if you approach other elements of life that we all navigate, then, this is a fantastic introduction to how STRESS impacts our physical…

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  I talk a lot about branding.    And, believe me, I know it’s a tough subject in an industry that is almost 100% sales driven.    It is not lost on anyone that sales is the life blood of your business.    Cash baby!   But, listen.  If you plan to be in business…

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  Are people just dying to give you their money?   I know, it sounds crazy!   Can you even imagine people lined-up to hand you their hard-earned money…  Seriously?    But, that’s exactly how Jeff Closner explains it.   “It almost feels illegal” he told me the other day.    “But, whenever I present a…

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  You may already know that before I started Private Label Fitness, I owned and operated a very successful Weight-Management and Lifestyle consulting firm, called MediCorp, in Newport Beach, California.   One of the things that contributed to our success was the internet.   I remember how excited I was to launch my first website.…

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  A while back I went to visit some friends at their studio in S. California.     Up on the wall was a 65″ flat screen TV with the ONBOARD 101 displayed on the screen.  Wow… it looked very professional and impressive.   During a private one-on-one or small group session, they display the current chapter on the…

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Ten years ago I wrote an article titled, “The Next Generation Fitness Professional.”  It was forward-focused about Generation X Trainers and how those “young guns” embraced new technologies including mobile smart phones and the internet to increase their own productivity as well as marketing and managing their businesses. I layered this scenario on top of…

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Are YOU one of the  new breed of health and fitness marketers?    Do you have the attention of all the “big boys.”   With websites, blogs, social media and a multitude of affordable distribution vehicles, it’s now easier than ever for small clubs, studios and independent trainers to PROJECT and IMPRINT their BRANDS on:  Prospects…

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Whether you’re a personal trainer, health coach, studio /club owner or any other certified  health professional — you’re probably thinking about starting some sort of “online” business as a way to generate more revenue. Am I right? Would you like to know the TRUTH about building an “ONLINE” business? It Starts Here… Almost every day…

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  Please excuse me for yelling…..  but:  “Outreach… Outreach… OUTREACH….!  I know it’s not proper web etiquette to yell, but you’ll know why in a minute. Committing to “outreach” whether it’s a single event or an entire program — OUTREACH is the absolute best….  let me repeat: ABSOLUTE BEST return on your advertising and marketing dollar.O.K.,…

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