Step by Step http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7527/more en The Power of Using Luxury Words in Any Type of Health Club http://clubindustry.com/clubs/power-using-luxury-words-any-type-health-club <div class="node-body article-body">More health club operators should raise the bar by teaching their staff to use luxury language. Doing so makes your members feel part of something special whether or not your health club is a luxury brand. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/power-using-luxury-words-any-type-health-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/power-using-luxury-words-any-type-health-club#comments clubs Step by Step Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:00:00 +0000 59791 at http://clubindustry.com How to Effectively Prepare Your Fitness Studio for the New Year http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-effectively-prepare-your-fitness-studio-new-year <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Cosgrove, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the new year approaches, smart health club operators are preparing for the January rush by taking these four steps. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-effectively-prepare-your-fitness-studio-new-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-effectively-prepare-your-fitness-studio-new-year#comments clubs Step by Step Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:00:00 +0000 59781 at http://clubindustry.com Four Provisions Health Club Owners Should Focus On in Credit Agreements http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-provisions-health-club-owners-should-focus-credit-agreements <div class="field-byline"> James Stefanick, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A senior credit agreement is a complicated document that can be daunting for even the most experienced club owners, especially smaller club owners who don't have a legal team. Considering these four provisions can make the process easier for everyone.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-provisions-health-club-owners-should-focus-credit-agreements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-provisions-health-club-owners-should-focus-credit-agreements#comments clubs Step by Step Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:10:00 +0000 59281 at http://clubindustry.com Trademarks and Copyrights: How to Protect Your Health Club's Intellectual Property http://clubindustry.com/clubs/trademarks-and-copyrights-how-protect-your-health-clubs-intellectual-property <div class="field-byline"> David Albert, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trademarks and copyrights are two valuable types of intellectual property that health club operators must take steps to properly protect and maintain.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/trademarks-and-copyrights-how-protect-your-health-clubs-intellectual-property" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/trademarks-and-copyrights-how-protect-your-health-clubs-intellectual-property#comments clubs Tue, 01 Nov 2016 12:00:00 +0000 59081 at http://clubindustry.com Personal Trainer Tips for How to Train Clients with Osteoarthritis http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/personal-trainer-tips-how-train-clients-osteoarthritis <div class="field-byline"> Trevor Wicken, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At some point in their careers, every personal trainer will work with a client who has arthritis. Trainers who are not aware of how to work with these types of clients may try to "out exercise" arthritis, which runs the risk of further damaging the clients' joints.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/personal-trainer-tips-how-train-clients-osteoarthritis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/personal-trainer-tips-how-train-clients-osteoarthritis#comments personal training Tue, 01 Nov 2016 12:00:00 +0000 59071 at http://clubindustry.com Three Ways Fitness Professionals Can Get into Medical Fitness to Change Lives http://clubindustry.com/wellness/three-ways-fitness-professionals-can-get-medical-fitness-change-lives <div class="field-byline"> Trevor Wicken, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To become a legitimate medical fitness specialist or to create a program to stand out among the sea of YouTube copycats, you must commit to setting yourself apart from the rest and brand yourself as the medical fitness expert in your community. Here are three steps needed to become the go-to expert for the medical fitness population.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/wellness/three-ways-fitness-professionals-can-get-medical-fitness-change-lives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/wellness/three-ways-fitness-professionals-can-get-medical-fitness-change-lives#comments Wellness Step by Step personal training Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 57731 at http://clubindustry.com Stem the Rising Tide of Lawsuits in the Fitness Industry with Three Risk Management Steps http://clubindustry.com/clubs/stem-rising-tide-lawsuits-fitness-industry-three-risk-management-steps <div class="field-byline"> David L. Herbert and Rachel Brusstar, contributing columnists </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Liability lawsuit numbers and settlements are increasing, but health club operators can take three steps to manage their risk. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/stem-rising-tide-lawsuits-fitness-industry-three-risk-management-steps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/stem-rising-tide-lawsuits-fitness-industry-three-risk-management-steps#comments clubs Step by Step Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 57721 at http://clubindustry.com Twelve Questions That Will Help You Redefine Your Health Club's Bottom Line http://clubindustry.com/clubs/twelve-questions-will-help-you-redefine-your-health-clubs-bottom-line <div class="node-body article-body">Are you looking to redefine your health club’s bottom line? It might be as simple as answering these 12 questions, which will lead you to your health club's purpose and improved performance. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/twelve-questions-will-help-you-redefine-your-health-clubs-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/twelve-questions-will-help-you-redefine-your-health-clubs-bottom-line#comments clubs Mon, 01 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0000 57201 at http://clubindustry.com Reach New Customers by Providing Small Group Strength Training at Any Time http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/reach-new-customers-providing-small-group-strength-training-any-time <div class="field-byline"> Richard J. Wolff, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite studies showing the benefits of strength training, many adults do not do so, often because they do not know how. Learn how to offer a convenient strength training program at your club that teaches people how to safely and effectively strength train. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/reach-new-customers-providing-small-group-strength-training-any-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/reach-new-customers-providing-small-group-strength-training-any-time#comments personal training Mon, 01 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0000 57191 at http://clubindustry.com Use These Five Pillars to Build a Consistent Training Program for Your Clients http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/use-these-five-pillars-build-consistent-training-program-your-clients <div class="field-byline"> Joshua Proch, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The key to delivering a successful exercise training program to your clients is to be consistent and allow for individualization. Learn the five components to build a program at your club that will work for all your clients.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/use-these-five-pillars-build-consistent-training-program-your-clients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/personal-training/use-these-five-pillars-build-consistent-training-program-your-clients#comments personal training Mon, 01 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0000 57171 at http://clubindustry.com