Sidestepping the Mistakes Most Fitness Managers Make

by Darren Jacobson


This presentation will identify the levels of risk within your team of personal trainers, as well as highlight the five most common mistakes fitness managers make when dealing with personal trainers. Discussion topics will include: the ego/income relationship, the numbers game, assumptions, focusing on the outcome and not the process, and details and documentation. Walk away with practical, ready-to-implement solutions for your program.

By Darren Jacobson

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Video Chapters

1. Introduction Play
2. The Varying Risk Factors of Independent and Mainstream Personal Trainers Play
3. Identifying the Concept of Risk Play
4. Five Common Mistakes That Fitness Managers Make Play
5. Five Factors that Are Essentials for Being a Great Fitness Manager Play

About the Presenter

Darren Jacobson

Darren Jacobson IDEA Author/Presenter

Darren Jacobson is the innovator of the franchise personal training concept for Virgin Active South Africa, where he manages over 750 personal trainers in 88 health clubs. He holds a bachelor’s degr...