Harris Sophocleous

Dallas, TX 22314

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Do you have a list of certification training?

4 Answers | Asked by joselito sone on Jan 01, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jan 01, 2015

What is your specialty? What is the type of client you like to work with? This will determine which ones to go after.

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How popular/used/known is IDEAFIT in uk and are uk and how would i register them ?

1 Answer | Asked by Lukas Dudenas on Dec 31, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jan 01, 2015

Hi Lukas, I'm not sure what you are asking here. I know Europe uses a different system when it comes to certifications. Personally I don't know if IDEA recognizes them just like they do with US based certifications. IDEA doesn't serve as an organization that provides certifications. As for how po...

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What is your favorite time of day to workout, why?

19 Answers | Asked by Donald "Scott" Davis on Aug 16, 2012

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 31, 2014

My preference is before noon.

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Is personal training your secondary career?

13 Answers | Asked by Alejandra Wile on Dec 31, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 31, 2014

Hi Alejandra, I do this for a living, not part time. Over the many years I have been around, I have seen many part-timers who didn't last. If you are going to get into this industry, you need the passion to do it for a living. This is a very competitive industry and unless you give everything you...

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client refusing to set goals

7 Answers | Asked by Hillary Dunnegan on Dec 30, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 30, 2014

Hi Hillary, There are a couple of ways you can handle this: -refuse to train her and/or pass her to a different trainer. or -Every few weeks do an assessment on her to see if the program you have in place is working (assuming she wants to lose weight and improve her overall fitness level...

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Mobile Personal Training Pricing?

10 Answers | Asked by Louis Davis on Mar 22, 2012

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 30, 2014

Hi Louis, I'm sure by now you have figured it out. In my case I always charge for a 60 minute workouts (even if sometimes it doesn't take that long). My rates are based on my experience and qualifications and not what others charge. I also take in consideration the travel time to the client's loc...

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What do you think about the Precision Nutrition Certification for trainers

2 Answers | Asked by Lisa Gonzalez on Dec 29, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 30, 2014

I read some of the blog they put out because there is some good information in there. But, I agree with Paul's assessment.

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Youth workout routine ideas for lean strength, agility and speed

2 Answers | Asked by Michael Flood on Dec 30, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 30, 2014

Is this sports specific?

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I just got a degree in exercise science, what certification would you recommend getting next?

5 Answers | Asked by Jeanette Boucette on Dec 29, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 30, 2014

Hi Jeanette, It all depends on the type of clients you are looking to work with. Once you have that figure out (if you haven't already), then choosing the right certification for you should be easy. Every organization out there offers a variety of certifications which you choose which one will be...

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What are you doing to earn money online?

1 Answer | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA on Dec 28, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 29, 2014

Hi Beverly, I offer Skype training and it has gone very well for me. I currently have clients in the US and Europe. I'm also working on expanding into other markets as well (Middle East, South Asia and Australia). Best, Harris

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