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We Need Leaders, Not Gurus

Bobby-Cappucio

Bobby Cappuccio is world renowned for innovative thinking in fitness. He’s a co-founder of PTA Global and continues to pack rooms at fitness conventions all over the world. It is truly a pleasure to feature this guest post by Mr Bobby Cappuccio.

Guru’s Suck!

If you’re someone who is currently following a particular guru, that statement may be offensive, possibly blasphemous. Continue reading

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FITREC – A Registration Service Suited to Group Exercise Instructors.

FITREC-GroupEx

Registration has long been an essential part of Group Exercise Instruction.

At FITREC we want fitness registration to be more than a tick of approval. Below are key points we associate with being a Group Exercise Instructor along with some ideas as to how FITREC can help (or add value). Continue reading

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Boutique gym / Personal Training studio for Sale – Williamstown, VIC.

Hi folks, with regards to any of these articles about businesses for sale, please conduct your due diligence, which includes speaking to someone with proven experience in this area, before signing anything. Cheers, D.

We have a boutique gym and personal training studio, located in the stunning bayside suburb of Williamstown (VIC), available for sale.  It’s situated in the centre of bustling Ferguson Street.  This is a Family owned and run business. Continue reading

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Trust = Growth

David-Wescon

David Wescon is the Director at Vision Personal Training in Brighton and a long time client of HealthyPeople. I recently heard him speak on the importance of generating ‘trust’ as a leader. I was so impressed, I requested a guest blog. Thankfully, he agreed…

Through managing and leading teams over the last ten years I have made countless mistakes with people and it has cost me BIG time! Continue reading

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Personal Training Studio for Sale – Richmond

Hi folks, with regards to any of these articles about businesses for sale, please conduct your due diligence, which includes speaking to someone with proven experience in this area, before signing anything. Cheers, D.

This studio was built, more than 10 years ago, on the idea of bringing affordable Personal Training to Melbourne. The result is this successful Personal Training studio, built from scratch, that has grown considerably over the years. Continue reading

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FITREC signals Change, but Change is at the Heart of our Fitness Industry.

FITREC-Signals-Change

FITREC is fast becoming a registration service of choice for fitness professionals. It’s new and it differs significantly from previous providers. For some, a change in the status quo is hard. But the reality is, it’s change that underpins our industry’s growth.

One of the greatest things about the fitness industry is that it’s always evolving.

We see progress as a result of an increased understanding of the human body, the way it moves and how it responds to stimuli. We also see progress resulting from innovation – from both new ideas and old ideas re-imagined.

Les Mills, for example, completely transformed ‘aerobics’ Continue reading

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Breaking the Yo-Yo Dieting Cycle: A perspective from psychology

Kate-Swann

Welcome to the seventh in the series on Client Retention – A Psychological Perspective provided by psychologist, Kate Swann. Kate is a co-author of The Ultimate Guide to Training Overweight and Obese Clients (available free for FITREC professionals). This on of the best in this series and recommended for all Trainers. Over to Kate…

As a personal trainer you meet them every day – the clients who are desperate to lose weight and achieve the perfect figure. So they embark on the latest fad diet – no carbs, no sugar, no protein, and even the no food diet.

And yes the weight comes off. However, Continue reading

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