clubs http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7528/more en Understand, Embrace Different Paradigms for Fitness Business Success http://clubindustry.com/clubs/understand-embrace-different-paradigms-fitness-business-success <div class="node-body article-body">Understanding that everyone has his or her own unique paradigm and embracing this rather than fighting it or ignoring it is truly the holy grail of human interaction and business success. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/understand-embrace-different-paradigms-fitness-business-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/understand-embrace-different-paradigms-fitness-business-success#comments clubs Step by Step Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 30351 at http://clubindustry.com Four Benefits of a Small Business Administration Loan for Health Club Owners http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-benefits-small-business-administration-loan-health-club-owners <div class="node-body article-body">The most consistent funding source for financing within the fitness industry during the last five years has been loans guaranteed by the Small Business Administration (SBA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-benefits-small-business-administration-loan-health-club-owners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-benefits-small-business-administration-loan-health-club-owners#comments clubs Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 30341 at http://clubindustry.com Four Silent Dangers That Put Your Pool Facility at Risk http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-silent-dangers-put-your-pool-facility-risk <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Swimming pool and hot-water spas offer many benefits to fitness center operators and their membership. 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Four silent dangers can put your facility and members at risk, but you can take steps to prevent them.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-silent-dangers-put-your-pool-facility-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/four-silent-dangers-put-your-pool-facility-risk#comments clubs Operations Step by Step Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 30121 at http://clubindustry.com Effective Leadership Allows You to Leave a Legacy at Your Fitness Facility and in Life http://clubindustry.com/clubs/effective-leadership-allows-you-leave-legacy-your-fitness-facility-and-life <div class="node-body article-body">When you truly understand what leadership is, it can create a paradigm shift that transforms your consciousness so you see that you have the power, as a leader, to be a change-agent within your organization, community or the world-at-large.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/effective-leadership-allows-you-leave-legacy-your-fitness-facility-and-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/effective-leadership-allows-you-leave-legacy-your-fitness-facility-and-life#comments clubs Step by Step Freemium Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 30091 at http://clubindustry.com Is Your Fitness Facility Staff Prepared for a Sudden Cardiac Arrest Situation? http://clubindustry.com/clubs/your-fitness-facility-staff-prepared-sudden-cardiac-arrest-situation <div class="node-body article-body">For the protection of your members and your fitness facility, it is time to determine if you and your staff are properly equipped to handle a sudden cardiac arrest emergency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/your-fitness-facility-staff-prepared-sudden-cardiac-arrest-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/your-fitness-facility-staff-prepared-sudden-cardiac-arrest-situation#comments clubs Step by Step Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 29841 at http://clubindustry.com How to Assess Your Competitors So You Can Differentiate Your Fitness Facility http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-assess-your-competitors-so-you-can-differentiate-your-fitness-facility <div class="node-body article-body">A team of mystery members can provide you with details about your top competitors, helping you to understand these businesses better—and differentiate your own.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-assess-your-competitors-so-you-can-differentiate-your-fitness-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-assess-your-competitors-so-you-can-differentiate-your-fitness-facility#comments clubs Step by Step Freemium Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 29581 at http://clubindustry.com Reasons for a Failing Fitness Business Often Are Just Excuses http://clubindustry.com/clubs/reasons-failing-fitness-business-often-are-just-excuses <div class="node-body article-body">As a business owner/entrepreneur, I love watching shows such as the Food Network's "Restaurant Impossible," which features the famed chef Robert Irvine working with struggling restaurant owners to regain some of their former success. I like to see what I can learn and implement in my own companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/reasons-failing-fitness-business-often-are-just-excuses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/reasons-failing-fitness-business-often-are-just-excuses#comments clubs Step by Step Freemium Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 +0000 28941 at http://clubindustry.com How a Kitchen in Your Gym Can Transform Your Community http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-kitchen-your-gym-can-transform-your-community <div class="node-body article-body">Real fat loss and true health happens in the kitchen by eating real whole food. Yet most of our clients and members are still trying to out train a bad diet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-kitchen-your-gym-can-transform-your-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/how-kitchen-your-gym-can-transform-your-community#comments clubs Step by Step Freemium Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 +0000 28921 at http://clubindustry.com Health Club Owners and Staff Can Improve Their Business by Becoming Newcomers http://clubindustry.com/clubs/health-club-owners-and-staff-can-improve-their-business-becoming-newcomers <div class="node-body article-body">To improve your odds of attracting new members, keep in mind how newcomers see your fitness facilities and what they might think and feel when they walk in your doors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubs/health-club-owners-and-staff-can-improve-their-business-becoming-newcomers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/clubs/health-club-owners-and-staff-can-improve-their-business-becoming-newcomers#comments clubs Step by Step Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 27541 at http://clubindustry.com The Basics of Fitness Equipment Leasing http://clubindustry.com/clubs/basics-fitness-equipment-leasing <div class="node-body article-body">One of the biggest decisions that new club operators must make is whether they will lease or buy their equipment. 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