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Top Tips for Building the Foundations of a Healthy Personal Training Business

Top Tips for Building the Foundations of a Healthy Personal Training Business

Why did you become a Personal Trainer? Was it your passion for health and fitness and your desire to educate people and help them achieve their health and fitness goals? These are great answers and essential ingredients for success since no one ever built a successful career or business doing something they didn’t love. But […]

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Made Redundant? Gym’ll Fix It in 2009

Made Redundant? Gym’ll Fix It in 2009

One of the great things about working in the fitness industry is that you don’t have to start straight from school or university. Many people turn to fitness later, perhaps when their personal interest in health and wellbeing develops, or when they want to change career direction or, as is increasingly the case, when they […]

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TV is bad for your health

TV is bad for your health

We all know that the health of our nation is a huge cause for concern. It’s not just the quality of life for individuals and their children but also the spiralling cost of healthcare that will affect the nation as a whole. As the government looks at ways to improve our future they are faced […]

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How to Recession Proof Your PT Business

How to Recession Proof Your PT Business

These are undoubtedly difficult economic times we are facing and they aren’t about to end any time soon so what does this mean for your PT business? If you’re doing okay in your business there is a tendency to stick to the same strategy in the hope that it will continue to deliver the same […]

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How to Recession Proof Your PT Business (Part Two)

How to Recession Proof Your PT Business (Part Two)

In this article I’m going to share 5 further strategies that can help you to survive and thrive during a recession. These strategies, if applied consistently, will enable you to build a solid business whatever the economic climate. Each of these tips and strategies are relevant regardless of whether we’re in a recession but the […]

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Financial Fitness for Your Fitness Business

Financial Fitness for Your Fitness Business

We could all do with a financial check up every now and again, so here are a few tips from Bolton based Bentley’s Chartered Accountants to help you keep your business in good financial shape. Cash is the number one reason why businesses fail, so understanding the cash flow in and out of your business […]

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Bring Back the ‘Good Times’ With Exercise

Bring Back the ‘Good Times’ With Exercise

With the continued gloomy economy, fitness experts are warning that this is not the time for people to neglect their exercise regimes because the endorphins released during exercise give energy and a natural burst of the much needed ‘feel good’ factor. According to (insert name), of Focus Training; “The body’s natural ‘feel good’ chemical, endorphin, […]

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Could you be the Subject of a Tax Investigation?

Could you be the Subject of a Tax Investigation?

Any business, including individual personal trainers, could become the subject of a tax investigation if they are selected by HM Revenue & Customs’ Risk Intelligence Assessment Teams (RIATs). As might be expected, the RIATs are secretive about the way they operate and are even protected from providing details by the Freedom of Information Act. However, […]

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5 Step to Getting Personal Trainer Clients

5 Step to Getting Personal Trainer Clients

If you’re a personal trainer with a strong desire for more clients but an equally strong dislike of sales and marketing, then you must pay attention to this strategy. The usual approach used by personal trainers to getting clients is to use the one-stop sales strategy. This means relying on complete strangers becoming your full […]

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PT Business Focus

PT Business Focus

Have you ever followed a specific strategy or method in your PT business and failed to get the results you were expecting? Why is it that some individuals appear to achieve success easily and others fail? How can two people apply the same strategy to their business goals and get such different results? We asked […]

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