Resourcebeat http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21381/more en Why Instilling Mental Toughness in Your Members Is Key to Their Goal Achievement and Your Retention Rate http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-instilling-mental-toughness-your-members-key-their-goal-achievement-and-your-retent <div class="field-byline"> Elisabeth Fouts, Power Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At some point during a client's transformation, physical strength won't be enough, and mental strength will have to take over. Mental strength is a common character trait of successful people. So is it possible to train someone to be mentally tough?</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-instilling-mental-toughness-your-members-key-their-goal-achievement-and-your-retent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-instilling-mental-toughness-your-members-key-their-goal-achievement-and-your-retent#comments Resourcebeat Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:15:00 +0000 57121 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Mental toughness is an essential part of successful training and retention for your clients. (Photo courtesy Power Systems.)</span></p> Explain the Benefits of HIIT to Your Members for Better Results and Retention http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/explain-benefits-hiit-your-members-better-results-and-retention <div class="field-byline"> Sonja Friend-Uhl, Core Health &amp; Fitness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's how to explain to your members the science behind high intensity interval training and how it may be the answer to squeezing in an effective workout in 30 minutes. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/explain-benefits-hiit-your-members-better-results-and-retention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/explain-benefits-hiit-your-members-better-results-and-retention#comments Resourcebeat Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:24:00 +0000 57111 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Make sure that club members wanting an efficient workout in a shorter amount of time know about the benefits of&nbsp;high intensity interval training. (Photo courtesy Core Health &amp; Fitness.)</p> Networked Fitness Benefits Your Health Club Members and Your Club http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/networked-fitness-benefits-your-health-club-members-and-your-club <div class="field-byline"> Precor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Networked fitness can help club owners increase membership retention by motivating their clients inside and outside of the club, but it also is an invaluable part of maintaining your equipment.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/networked-fitness-benefits-your-health-club-members-and-your-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/networked-fitness-benefits-your-health-club-members-and-your-club#comments Resourcebeat Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:44:00 +0000 57101 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Networked fitness is as important for the gym owners as the exercisers. The right system can help save money and help facilities run more efficiently.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy Precor.)</p> Give Your Group Fitness Schedule a Summer Makeover http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/give-your-group-fitness-schedule-summer-makeover <div class="field-byline"> By Elisabeth Fouts, Power Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Increase group fitness class attendance this summer by offering seasonal options to meet the needs of your members and guests.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/give-your-group-fitness-schedule-summer-makeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/give-your-group-fitness-schedule-summer-makeover#comments Resourcebeat Tue, 19 Jul 2016 21:52:00 +0000 56651 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Although you won&rsquo;t want to disturb your most popular classes, look for the opportunities turn a low attendance time slot into a more popular class during the summer. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Perfecting the Cardio Blueprint at Your Health Club http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/perfecting-cardio-blueprint-your-health-club <div class="field-byline"> Precor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While treadmills, ellipticals and bikes will continually be a mainstay in gyms, gym owners should think about how their cardio blueprint is matching with their users’ needs. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/perfecting-cardio-blueprint-your-health-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/perfecting-cardio-blueprint-your-health-club#comments Resourcebeat Tue, 19 Jul 2016 21:52:00 +0000 56511 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Equipment that is reliable and high quality is key to a gym owner&rsquo;s efforts in perfecting their cardio blueprint. (Photo courtesy Precor.)&nbsp;</p> How to Leverage the Consumer Fitness Boom http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-leverage-consumer-fitness-boom <div class="field-byline"> Garrett Marshall, Fitness on Demand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three market forces are converging to create a brief window of opportunity for you to separate yourself from the pack.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-leverage-consumer-fitness-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-leverage-consumer-fitness-boom#comments Resourcebeat Tue, 19 Jul 2016 21:52:00 +0000 56501 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Digital forms of training, such as wearable fitness trackers, extend the consumer&rsquo;s fitness experience beyond the health club. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> How Technology Can Improve Customer Loyalty http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-technology-can-improve-customer-loyalty <div class="field-byline"> By Amanda Caswell, sponsored content writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The data gleaned from wearables, if shared with club operators, can help clubs identify and help members who are at risk of leaving</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-technology-can-improve-customer-loyalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/how-technology-can-improve-customer-loyalty#comments Resourcebeat Tue, 19 Jul 2016 21:52:00 +0000 55401 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Trainers that keep track and monitor their clients&rsquo; numbers can provide feedback, help members set goals and give continuous encouragement. (Photo by Polar.)</p> Why Your Health Club Should Consider Starting a Wellness Practice http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-your-health-club-should-consider-starting-wellness-practice <div class="field-byline"> Mike Benton, GENAVIX </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Imagine a world where health insurance providers are pre-qualifying pre-diabetics and sending them to your facility for support and help. That world is here now.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-your-health-club-should-consider-starting-wellness-practice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-your-health-club-should-consider-starting-wellness-practice#comments Resourcebeat Thu, 23 Jun 2016 21:52:00 +0000 55691 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A wellness practice will grow your membership as a community outreach offering as it targets individuals and families that might not ever have a need to visit your facility.&nbsp;(Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Why Recurring Personal Training Payments Are Better Than Personal Training Paid in Full http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-recurring-personal-training-payments-are-better-personal-training-paid-full <div class="field-byline"> Jason Abucejo, ASF Payment Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Billing for personal training using recurring payments can be an easier sell for most members. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-recurring-personal-training-payments-are-better-personal-training-paid-full" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/why-recurring-personal-training-payments-are-better-personal-training-paid-full#comments Resourcebeat Mon, 09 May 2016 21:52:00 +0000 53781 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Recurring&nbsp;billing allows members to pay a smaller fee for their training&nbsp;rather than requiring them to pay for all of the training sessions upfront. (Photo courtesy ASF Payment Solutions.)</p> Five Ways to Engage Your Health Club's Members on Mobile Apps http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-engage-your-health-clubs-members-mobile-apps <div class="field-byline"> CSI Software </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Engaging your customer with the right message at the right place and at the right time is how you win at mobile marketing.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-engage-your-health-clubs-members-mobile-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-engage-your-health-clubs-members-mobile-apps#comments Resourcebeat Mon, 09 May 2016 21:52:00 +0000 53771 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Apps designed for selling get your team up&nbsp;and moving to the same beat as your customer. (Photo by Getty Images.)</p>