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Christine Hales

Solon, OH 44139

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Where can I get current salary rates for fitness manager positions?

5 Answers | Asked by Gaylynn Leonard on Jul 13, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 18, 2016

Hi Gaylynn, The place offering you the job should have given you an idea in the interview of the range of that position. Salaries depend on facility (private studio/public rec or Y), city/state, as well as your experience. Congrats to you and don't settle! :)

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Do you start your Fall schedule in September?

8 Answers | Asked by Kelli Piggee' on Jul 18, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 18, 2016

Hi Kelli, Are you referring to Fall fitness classes? Where I teach the new schedule starts in September for Fall classes.

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How to deal w/ clients who talk non-stop during sessions (even if you get them out of breaths)?

12 Answers | Asked by Fabian Ganji on Jul 02, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 18, 2016

Just read your last comment about the only time she compromises safety and correctness (and the goal).... One guess is your client may be talking to get out of a difficult portion of her workout. Another strategy for you would be to sit down with her and reevaluate her goals and what her--and your...

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Hydro Muscle Max Do you want to be fit?

8 Answers | Asked by Lauren stinson on Jul 15, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 18, 2016

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How to break the second weight loss plateau

10 Answers | Asked by Pragati Vajpayee on Jul 14, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 18, 2016

Hi Pragati, While we have good intentions on this board with regard to giving advice, I think it would be inappropriate to give you specific information. It is not as simple as calories in and calories out, and we do not know your specific body composition and history. Review of your specifi...

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back pain

7 Answers | Asked by Julia Beers on Jul 16, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 16, 2016

Hi Julia, Do you have a specific question about back pain, or were you trying to do a search?

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is it illegal to work at a gym and as a self employed personal trainer at the same time??

9 Answers | Asked by adam beattie on Jul 14, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 14, 2016

Hi Adam, You can be self employed and also work in a gym at the same time, but I guess it depends on whether or not you have a contract with the gym. The gym/facility you choose may want you to sign a contract with an non-solicitation clause saying you will not solicit their clients for your bus...

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forms

3 Answers | Asked by Nathalie King on Jul 11, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 11, 2016

Hi Nathalie, You can find a basic PAR-Q here on IDEA on your homepage under My Membership. The blue box that says Professional Forms has one. (I know others may have more suggestions and different versions as well). I would suggest taking the sample of the liability form and having an attorne...

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How can I get certified as a group trainer in the Chicago area? I currently have a personal trainer certification.

4 Answers | Asked by lisa haas on Jul 09, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 09, 2016

Actually, one more thing to clarify since there are two forms of group training--small group and group fitness. Technically, if you have personal training experience you are also qualified to teach small group training (currently there are a number of certifications out there for group training. S...

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How can I get certified as a group trainer in the Chicago area? I currently have a personal trainer certification.

4 Answers | Asked by lisa haas on Jul 09, 2016

Answered by Christine Hales on Jul 09, 2016

Hi Lisa, Does your current personal training certifying agency also offer group training? I checked your profile but your certifying agency was not listed. There are a number of group training agencies that are NCCA accredited, and that is where I would start. Here is an article from IDEA th...

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