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Harris Sophocleous

Madison, WI 53718-2936

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How to price a smoothie bar at a financial firm for 3 hours

4 Answers | Asked by Jayne Powers on Oct 16, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 16, 2014

Hi Jayne, I'm not sure how you can price a smoothie bar since I have never had the chance to own one before. Usually it depends on the nature of your contract with them (rent vs. a % of the earnings). Hopefully someone here with more experience in this subject could provide you with a helpful ans...

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what do personal trainers use to manage their client schedule?

7 Answers | Asked by Alexander Rupolo on Oct 16, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 16, 2014

Hi Alexander, Although everyone is different, personally I like it the old school way...pen and paper. Best, Harris

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Do you need ACE Continuing Education Credits?

1 Answer | Asked by Chris Lutz on Oct 15, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 15, 2014

Chris, Do you offer any CEUs for NSCA certified trainers/coaches? Thanks, Harris

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Would you please share your perspective?

16 Answers | Asked by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Oct 13, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 15, 2014

Joanne, Interesting approach to this issue. But the problem I see with the precontemplation phase is that the person doesn't recognizes that he/she has a problem and/or doesn't want to admit that something is wrong. For this reason it's almost impossible to make them understand they have a proble...

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What would be safe and effective jogging techniques

4 Answers | Asked by Soumendra Pattanaik on Oct 10, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 14, 2014

Hi Soumendra, What is the distance which your client is training for? This should determine the training approach you will need to follow in order to train him effectively. Best, Harris

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Specialty Class Pricing

2 Answers | Asked by Tara Morgan on Oct 14, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 14, 2014

It all comes down as to how much you want to make from this class. Demand and competition are always important to keep in mind when offering services, but if your class will be something unique than you have more flexibility as to what you can charge. Is this a class that will be held during the ...

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Are there any famous ACE-certified coach?

5 Answers | Asked by Brigitte Tea on Oct 14, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 14, 2014

I agree with Ariadne. The only fame and reputation you'll need is the one from your clients ;-)! The rest it doesn't really matter.

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Would you please share your perspective?

16 Answers | Asked by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Oct 13, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 14, 2014

Hi Joanne, Good to hear from you again. I'm also interested in your diabetes research for reasons I have discussed with you in the past :-)! As for this question, I believe the biggest problem in this country is not finding fitness professionals or locations to help the promotion and larger in...

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how do you test for vertical jump without the device to measure? Any creative ideas?

4 Answers | Asked by Kathi Butler on Oct 13, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 13, 2014

I like Ian's idea. You could also replace the tape with chalk.

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uae recognized certification

1 Answer | Asked by mark villena on Oct 08, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Oct 08, 2014

Mark, Here is similar question to yours which was posted some time back: http://www.ideafit.com/answers/what-fitness-certification-is-most-recogn... http://www.ideafit.com/answers/is-there-any-course-for-personal-trainer-... You can also check this out: http://www.impactbts.com/ ht...

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