Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali

NEW YORK, NY 10019-3834

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Boxing and kickboxing for women and girls

10 Answers | Asked by Wendy Stewart on Aug 21, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 21, 2011

Wendy, what stands out to me personally is your market population. You state that you "would like to see more women and girls involved in boxing, kickboxing and Krav Maga." Will you be marketing towards a population that is already fit or a population that will must build up a level of fitness ...

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Mobile training without a car?

10 Answers | Asked by Wendy Stewart on Aug 21, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 21, 2011

Wendy, you have a challenging situation. I looked at your profile and noticed that you have two very different degrees. If I remember, you shared with the IDEA Fitness Connect community that you overcame obesity. Have you ever thought about focusing on the communities where you are most famil...

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How do you get that first client?

10 Answers | Asked by Wendy Stewart on Aug 21, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 21, 2011

Wendy, my approach was really different. At the time I was teaching group fitness in London, England. It was my practice to follow what was happening in the fitness industry in the United States. I learned about Step Reebok. It had not yet arrived in the UK. I recognized it as a viable op...

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Best way for women to burn fat?

20 Answers | Asked by Wendy Stewart on Aug 20, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 20, 2011

Wendy, the only thing I can say is that when we know better we do better. You are in an ideal position to be a catalyst for change and growth. Share the science of exercise with your colleagues as it relates to the resistance training/fat burning conversation. Perhaps you might download an artic...

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Does Fitness Connect help you get new clients??

11 Answers | Asked by Penny Fink on Aug 18, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 20, 2011

Penny, I have had success with the IDEA Fitness Connect site. It is very important that you be consistent with adding information to your site. Share your knowledge with others. Seek out opportunities to network with other fitness professionals. Use the suggestions that IDEA Fitness Connect reco...

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What was your favorite class at this years IDEA world and why?

3 Answers | Asked by Masha Balovlenkov on Aug 20, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 20, 2011

One of my objectives at this year's IDEA World convention was to learn more about the ACE IFT Model. It was very informative and solidified the understand that I have of the model. I also needed to earn CECs for my STOTT Pilates certification. Sally Belanger's breast cancer workshop was informa...

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Do you think a trainer can successfully train him- or herself?

19 Answers | Asked by Victor Butcher on Aug 19, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 19, 2011

Out of curiosity, do you think it is possible to self-coach? Or do you think training onself and coaching oneself is the same thing? I ask this question because when I train my clients I coach them as well and although I am able to train myself I don't think I be a great coach to myself. What d...

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Do you think a trainer can successfully train him- or herself?

19 Answers | Asked by Victor Butcher on Aug 19, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 19, 2011

I love your answer Debbie. However, one thing I strongly believe is pivotal, is to remember is that in one way or another we all have limitations. We are all indispensable. There is always someone who has more knowledge than us and is able to use that knowledge to help us grow and improve. If ...

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Is it okay to use fat burners to help accelerate weight lose?

11 Answers | Asked by Eric Daniels on Aug 18, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 18, 2011

Eric, interestingly enough, someone posed a similar question not too long ago. You, though, have taken a very interesting slant. You mention that "some people have a longer process than others and feel using the aid of a fat burner can help." I am moved to question why the individual inclined...

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I am curious to see how many of you do Online Training/Coaching?

17 Answers | Asked by Debbie Russell on Aug 16, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Aug 18, 2011

Yes Debbie. I use www.hfpn.com as well as www.wellcoaches. I hold certifications through both organizations. Have a look at my link. http://www.myhfpn.com/store/aboutUs.action?id=1143

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