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Jabez Gibson

Knoxville, TN 37802

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Walking to lose weight

16 Answers | Asked by Ryan Rogers on Sep 24, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

Of course it can help stud...don't mean it will walking is the all time safety exercise prescribed when people of size become interested in facilitating a healthier lifestyle... vary your course, tempo, time walking & supplemental assets used while walking (music, audio book, weight if used) ...

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How do you utilize the "why you became a personal trainer" into your marketing/promotional messages?

10 Answers | Asked by Debi Cristiano on Jun 19, 2011

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

ello...hello... (my attempt @ humor) To answer you question blunt, no I do not incorporate my bio into ALL marketing material (basic expertise/experience info on specialized offerings like conditioning camps, specific athletic programs, workshops). Save this 4 personal conversation, u will com...

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Personal Trainer Marketing

10 Answers | Asked by Laura Myers on Sep 13, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

Hello, as stated by some others joining associations and sites like this one will be of assistance... To market self get as much referral info as possible from prior clients or business associates. Your experience not just # of years in industry will speak volumes, back it up with a lil reputatio...

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Personal Trainers: Is there a heart rate monitor you recommend using with your clients?

12 Answers | Asked by Nicole Schmitz on Dec 06, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

I use the simple, effective & accurate Sportsline from Wally World... They have a variety w/options rivaling more expensive models. I chose to use these simpler models as to not detract from the training giving the person something else to worry about. These little monitors are tuff, easy to o...

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Best running shoes for men

10 Answers | Asked by Jason Davis on Sep 21, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

check runners blogs & marathon enthusiast sites check a full sports store (better variety) check shoe info not just sales clerk check local orthopedist or (Dr. Schols) 4 suggestion on best support options for u would holla @ an othro if u have feet/ankle/hip/back problems especially if u run d...

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Hello everyone! I need assistance finding data about my competitors for my business plan. Thanks!

10 Answers | Asked by Ferris Kassar on Sep 21, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

When I did retail mgt. we would "shop" & be shopped by competitors & other retail establishments. I did all my research myself when I wrote my plan & started out. It helped that I had prior retial/sales/& mgt experience. DO IT 4 SELF, some1 else may not observe what u may consider a sellabl...

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what should I eat to increase muscle mass, loose weight, and suppress appetite?

6 Answers | Asked by Yuliya Kovalenko on Sep 26, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

this is just an observation... why do u want a protein with a lot of added puffery anyway? Thats a tall bill for 1 product. The game is to be sold NOT TOLD... If u believe everything presented in ads....well... good luck wit that How can u tell what works for u if bundling supps. Basics...

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What is the best exercise program, for older adults

18 Answers | Asked by Delmar Carey on Oct 17, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 11, 2012

My suggestion to you would be seek competent assistance. If you do not & have not been exercising regularly for a few months help would be a safe option. You will have some 1 w/u responsible for your safety, education & instruction

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Do you have problems with group fitness instructors playing their music too loud or screaming into their microphones?

10 Answers | Asked by Calvin Yeong on Dec 07, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 10, 2012

In every facility I've managed or worked in as part of management chain of command was understood. An open shared environment should be conducive to the majority but in keeping with facility guidelines. Are you the only trainer complaining, is it your clients only complaining? If that's not th...

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which exercises best stretch/strengthen hip extensors/flexors and associated back/stomach muscles in the hyper-lordotic client.

8 Answers | Asked by Debbie Sobelson on Oct 28, 2012

Answered by Jabez Gibson on Dec 10, 2012

if able try to introduce quadruped stabilization... watch form and use of core through body sway & full/as possible stabilized movement.

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