Harris Sophocleous

Dallas, TX 75234

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how much to charge clients

8 Answers | Asked by Laura Allen on Jun 29, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 29, 2015

Although it really depends on how much money you want to make I will have to agree with the others. Usually the market, your travel expenses/costs and time will dictate this number. 6 people are a good number for you to make some good money and also for them because the overall cost will be divided ...

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Ideas for holding independent fitness classes?

7 Answers | Asked by Christy Sanchez on Jun 29, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 29, 2015

Depending where you are located I would look into any place where you can rent space. Craigslist is a good place to start looking for such places. On top of what Christine suggested I would add any outdoor location/park (you will need to check with your city for any required permits and fees).

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Muscle groups worked out on cosecutive days?

7 Answers | Asked by Todd Faust on Jun 28, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 29, 2015

It depends on your goal. If the goal is to increase their size I wouldn't recommend it. If you are working on muscular endurance (push-ups, etc.) then I would hit them every other day or so. You need to listen to your body and be smart about it. Nutrition should also come into play here.

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What do you wish you knew about your fitness career earlier?

7 Answers | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA on Jun 26, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 27, 2015

What's the best career advice you've received? Do something that I like and enjoying doing otherwise I will not be successful. If the passion is not there then the journey will be short. What would you tell someone who feels stuck in their career? I would give them the same advice as the on...

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obstacle course insurance

3 Answers | Asked by Todd Altieri on Jun 26, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 27, 2015

Hi Todd, Not sure about the type of insurance you will need for this type of facility. Some options for you are to contact owners of similar businesses as yours and ask them. I know Spartan Race and American Ninja Warrior have similar facilities/programs like the one you are opening. If you conta...

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should I get 1 treadmill and 1 versa climber or 2 treadmills and no versa climber?

4 Answers | Asked by Danny Oh on Jun 25, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 25, 2015

I would also buy one of each. Always better to have more than one options available. If you have some extra space I would also look into a rower.

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Thoughts about taking a branded fitness class and making your own class?

6 Answers | Asked by Christy Sanchez on Jun 24, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 24, 2015

Hi Christy, We live in a society where there are 3 kinds of professionals: -The ones who invent and create something new -The ones who follow and/or copy what the other group has created -Those who live and operate in between the other two This is a subject where can take a lot of time an...

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I am looking for fitness instructors interested in travelling to Egypt and train in a fantastic facility with great people

5 Answers | Asked by Babo Shaaban on Jun 13, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 23, 2015

Ok thanks for the clarification. You can also post at the site below: http://www.leisurejobs.com/jobs/fitness-jobs/ I hope this helps. Good luck Babo!

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Do certain health insurance users go for free

4 Answers | Asked by Nate Strawder on Jun 23, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 23, 2015

In addition to Karin's suggestion I would just add that some community centers might offer classes/memberships under special discounts/deals to someone in your situation. Just contact one near you to see if they have one in place.

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i think i have a class format worth Patenting, can anyone give me your experience with such a thing?

3 Answers | Asked by Andrea Bowden on Jun 22, 2015

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Jun 22, 2015

Without getting into any details and asking about your ideas, I think you need to consult with an attorney who specializes in this area.

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