Blogs about Career

Survey - Lifelong Learning for the European Fitness Professionals

 EuropeActive (former European Health and Fitness Association) is conducting an online survey regarding a project that centres on the consideration for a Lifelong Learning Program (termed CPD) as a Renewal Requirement of Registration with the European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS).

Is Your Educational Background Truly Healthy?

Given the overwhelming number of different job types there are nationwide; did you ever stop to think approximately how many of them you would actually be qualified for?Yes, you are probably over-qualified for many of them, under-qualified for your fair share too.That said getting as much education as possible (both before and after you start your career) certainly can’t hurt you.So, is your educational background truly healthy? Are You Studying up on Your Needs?

Choosing the Best Personal Training Certification Program.

In a journey to become a qualified personal trainer, one of the major steps that any one has to undergo is the choosing of the best certification program. This is possibly the hardest step to undergo and it may be harder than even training. Picking the right certification organization can determine your success as a trainer.

What Attracted Me to a Fitness Career

When someone asks you what some of your interests or hobbies are and you reply working out and going to the gym, it gives off the impression that you're shallow, and only care about looks, especially if you're surrounded by people who don't follow the same philosophy. For me though, working out is much more than just trying to get a shredded six-pack and look good for the beach. I'm going to be honest that yes those thoughts do cross my mind and some of my fitness goals are based on my physical appearance, but that is mostly to focus on a tangible result.

Traveling Again

I am packing my bags again, this time to go to Germany for a week. Since I have been complaining about the direct flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles a few weeks ago, I am looking forward to travel part of my vacation with mixed emotions. 

A New Career

I have been very fortunate in my life to have had a few wonderful careers. My first was as a cosmetologist, the second a graphic artist and presently a Certified Personal Trainer.