Of eminent interest and concern these days to American business owners and managers—including those in fitness—is the floundering U.S. economy. In recent months, the U.S. Federal Reserve has sidestepped its once positive outlook for strong and sustained economic recovery, conceding that the road we’re on has some serious bumps.
Winners of the 2002 IDEA Health & Fitness Awards challenge their clients-- and themselves--to push beyond perceived limits.
Sometimes it's tempting to resist change. Although the tried-andtrue road may seem safer, growth usually comes from embracing new challenges. Winners of the 2002 IDEA Health & Fitness Awards are constantly taking the unknown path, one that involves risks but also lead...
EARS OF LEADERSHI P
" What Will Fitness Be L i k e i n t h e Ye a r 2 0 0 2 ? "
For winners of IDEA's 10th anniversary essay contest, the future is now.
en years ago, to commemorate our 10th anniversary, we organized an essay contest for IDEA members. The question we posed was, "What will fitness be like in the year 2002?" Now that it is 2002, we asked several of t...
Owners and Managers
IDEA CODE OF ETHICS
As a member of IDEA Health & Fitness Association, I will be guided by the best interests of the client. I will provide facilities and staff for effective exercise and lifestyle programs; ensure that staff maintains the education and experience necessary to appropriately train clients; uphold fair business practices and safety guidelines; and use truth, fair...
What today's most innovative program directors predict your members will be asking for in the future.
By Dia n e L o fshul t
The world has changed drastically since our last Group Fitness Trendwatch report. People everywhere are still reacting to the events of September 11 in ways large and small. Immediately after the attacks, fitness facilities reported a surge in at...