technology http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7514/more en Use Technology to Manage, Maintain and Grow Your Fitness Business http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/use-technology-manage-maintain-and-grow-your-fitness-business <div class="field-byline"> Glen Bendixen, Paramount Acceptance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using mobile devices, apps, social media, and digital tools that allow for self-management can help club operators manage and grow their businesses as technology evolves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/use-technology-manage-maintain-and-grow-your-fitness-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/use-technology-manage-maintain-and-grow-your-fitness-business#comments technology Resourcebeat Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24501 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Mobile technology can help your management team members stay informed about the happenings in the club even when they are not at a computer. <em>Photo by Thinkstock. </em></p> Focus on Mobile Sales Strategies to Attract Prospective Members and Increase Revenue http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/focus-mobile-sales-strategies-attract-prospective-members-and-increase-revenue <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Hutchinson, ABC Financial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gyms can increase sales, member satisfaction and loyalty by using mobile technology to meet consumer needs for information and services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/focus-mobile-sales-strategies-attract-prospective-members-and-increase-revenue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/focus-mobile-sales-strategies-attract-prospective-members-and-increase-revenue#comments technology Resourcebeat Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24511 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Health clubs can use mobile devices to connect with current and prospective members in a variety of ways. <em>Photo courtesy of ABC Financial.</em></p> Increase Profitability by Adjusting Your Non-dues Revenue Strategy http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/increase-profitability-adjusting-your-non-dues-revenue-strategy <div class="field-byline"> Jason Weston, ASF Payment Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Revenue beyond dues is the key to real profitability for health clubs, and proper tracking is the best way to grow those revenue streams.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/increase-profitability-adjusting-your-non-dues-revenue-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/increase-profitability-adjusting-your-non-dues-revenue-strategy#comments technology Resourcebeat Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24561 at http://clubindustry.com <p>By understanding what your target market is interested in purchasing, you can adjust your marketing to capitalize on trends. <em>Photo courtesy of ASF Payment Solutions.</em></p> Improve Retention and Engagement by Offering a Personal Touch http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/improve-retention-and-engagement-offering-personal-touch <div class="field-byline"> Kyle Zagrodzky, Go Figure Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Building relationships is vital to your club’s success, and taking the time to build relationships with past and present members can go a long way toward slowing attrition. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/improve-retention-and-engagement-offering-personal-touch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/improve-retention-and-engagement-offering-personal-touch#comments technology Resourcebeat Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24571 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Health club staff can make a big impact on members by spending more time gathering information and building relationships. <em>Photo courtesy of Go Figure Inc.</em></p> Transform Your Health Club's Data with Business Intelligence http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/transform-your-health-clubs-data-business-intelligence <div class="field-byline"> Adam Zeitsiff, Jonas Fitness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Use business intelligence and data warehousing to transform your raw data into meaningful and useful information for your business while increasing your return on investment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/transform-your-health-clubs-data-business-intelligence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/transform-your-health-clubs-data-business-intelligence#comments technology Resourcebeat Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24581 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A data warehouse allows you to store current and past data to report on both current and historical information. <em>Photo by Thinkstock. </em></p> Go Mobile to Attract Potential Members and Simplify Joining http://clubindustry.com/technology/go-mobile-attract-potential-members-and-simplify-joining <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Hutchinson, ABC Financial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Offering prospects a mobile-friendly way to find and join your club is becoming increasingly important to health clubs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/go-mobile-attract-potential-members-and-simplify-joining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/go-mobile-attract-potential-members-and-simplify-joining#comments technology Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19341 at http://clubindustry.com <p> A prospect can become a member in minutes simply by signing a membership contract with their finger. <i>Photo courtesy of ABC Financial.</i></p> Use Data to Improve Sales and Retention at Your Health Club http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-data-improve-sales-and-retention-your-health-club <div class="field-byline"> Tamara Valdez, ASF International </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Make the most of your software by taking advantage of prospect tracking and report management features, which can lead to more data and better sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-data-improve-sales-and-retention-your-health-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-data-improve-sales-and-retention-your-health-club#comments technology Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19351 at http://clubindustry.com Use Business Intelligence, Data to Benefit Your Fitness Facility http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-business-intelligence-data-benefit-your-fitness-facility <div class="field-byline"> Hossein Noshirvani, Motionsoft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using a data warehouse can help clubs make better strategic decisions based on factors such as third-party data and real-time trends. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-business-intelligence-data-benefit-your-fitness-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/use-business-intelligence-data-benefit-your-fitness-facility#comments technology Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19361 at http://clubindustry.com <p> Data warehousing is more than just a visualization tool. It is a combination of business and intelligence that allows you to operate in a smarter manner. <i>Image courtesy of Motionsoft.</i></p> Five Benefits All Club Owners Should Get From Their Software http://clubindustry.com/technology/five-benefits-all-club-owners-should-get-their-software <div class="field-byline"> Kristan Prokopec, Jonas Fitness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When deciding on club management software, owners should determine what is most important for their greatest return on investment and overall business success.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/five-benefits-all-club-owners-should-get-their-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/five-benefits-all-club-owners-should-get-their-software#comments technology Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19371 at http://clubindustry.com <p> Make sure your club is taking advantage of all the features available through your club management software and billing services company. <i>Photo courtesy of Jonas Fitness.</i></p> Club Management Software Increases Profits for Small Clubs http://clubindustry.com/technology/club-management-software-increases-profits-small-clubs <div class="field-byline"> Kyle Zagrodzky, iGo Figure Software </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small clubs can get big benefits from using club management software, which can help reduce billing errors and create more touch points.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/club-management-software-increases-profits-small-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/club-management-software-increases-profits-small-clubs#comments technology Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19381 at http://clubindustry.com <p> Implementing club management software gives operators more time to focus on making money by adding and retaining more members. <i>Photo courtesy of iGo Figure Software.</i></p>