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Danielle Vindez

REDONDO BEACH, CA 90277-5368

Questions Answered by Danielle Vindez

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How do you handle late cancellations for Personal Training sessions?

11 Answers | Asked by Dianne Della Ratta on Mar 25, 2016

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Mar 30, 2016

Start new clients on a pay up front basis. You will need to perhaps sell a package of training sessions, with discounts for more sessions bought. Your new clients will have this new agreement, in this way you have the leverage to charge or not charge for late or missed sessions depending on your sig...

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I am interested in getting a "personal training on a sliding scale" practice established, what would be a fair price range?

11 Answers | Asked by Christopher Blood on Mar 17, 2016

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Mar 19, 2016

What does your sliding scale mean? I think of packages as a sliding scale of rates, buy more, pay less. Also, as mentioned above it would depend on what the market can bare, and what you offer in experience, technique, certifications, education etc. Often one rate does not fit in all circumstances...

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Should personal training exams have a practical portion?

14 Answers | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA on Mar 18, 2016

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Mar 19, 2016

As I see it, a practical demonstration of skills and ability serves both the client and the personal trainer. Too many trainers get certifications and do not know the application of what they learned. This lack resonates out to the public and does not enhance the profession. A practical component wo...

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Is this IDEA answer section turning into self promotion?

17 Answers | Asked by Danielle Vindez on Oct 15, 2011

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Feb 07, 2015

Live well and prosper my friend.

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Have you seen the IDEA Workout Builder?

7 Answers | Asked by Jason Davis on Feb 27, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Jan 12, 2015

Easy to use, good quality videos and for me is a key stroke sharing which allows me to be more green.

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Hello Everyone! Any suggestions on exercises for a 71 year old woman in walker?

7 Answers | Asked by Dawn Baker on Oct 18, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Oct 21, 2014

Thanks Dawn, continued success in your career change!

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Older client with lumbar spinal fusion

3 Answers | Asked by eileen bochsler on Sep 26, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Oct 19, 2014

Personal training is knowledge and part art. You have to design programs specific to the client's needs, desires, their strengths, and their limitation. Keep sharpening the saw, learn as much as you can from reputable sources, train without causing harm, and we do not want to limit a person's vision...

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What are some of the intangible benefits of worksite wellness programs?

9 Answers | Asked by Allison Doyle on Sep 27, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Oct 19, 2014

Well if by intangible you mean unclear and undefined, then all of those responses above are off the mark. Because all of the above responses are actually research supported. All are measures of effective wellness programs. While loyality itself, (Karin's post) may be a questionable tangible, we ...

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Re-transforming a client

8 Answers | Asked by Dawn Baker on Sep 27, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Oct 19, 2014

Hi Dawn, I am wondering have you considered that intensity may not be the way to lasting change? That constantly entertaining her with various challenges may not be serving long term wellness? You talk about being proud of her giving it all, but is she proud of herself, or is she just trying to...

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I was just hired as a personal trainer

4 Answers | Asked by Brian Clawson on Sep 30, 2014

Answered by Danielle Vindez on Oct 19, 2014

So tell us about your first weeks as a gym personal trainer? What do you enjoy? What have been the challenges? What next?

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