Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali

NEW YORK, NY 10019-3834

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What are your thoughts on orthotics?

10 Answers | Asked by Karin Singleton on Jul 09, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 09, 2011

Karin, I have to be honest and say I know very little about orthotics, hence, I can't pass judgment. I will say though that a shoe that supports the foot well is always a good idea.

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Why are my certs not verified? It's embarrassing on my profile. I DO have AFAA personal training & group fitness.

9 Answers | Asked by Susan Schilling on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 09, 2011

Hello Danielle, World Instructor Training Schools is not NCCA accredited, however, their credentials are verifiable on this site.

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What are the top five reasons you chose fitness as a profession?

13 Answers | Asked by jill lawson on Jun 15, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 09, 2011

I didn't have five top reasons when I realized that this would be my career. However, my top reason was that I was left amazed at how Mr. Jack LaLanne performed exercises when I was five years old and that left a lasting impression on me. It was all capped off when I attended an IDEA Conventio...

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How do you tell if someone is overtraining?

8 Answers | Asked by Jerry Prince on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

Another thing you might observe is a depressed immune system. Hope this helps.

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What are ways to recruit staff to your Pilates Studio?

4 Answers | Asked by Stella Hull on Jul 05, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

I don't know who you are certified through but STOTT Pilates allows its certified professionals to post ads on their website. Too if you are ACE Certified you can utilize the services go Gym Job.

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What are the most important elements for someone who wants to be a High level Instructor and a good professional?

9 Answers | Asked by Dimitris Kandris on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

Be humble - we serve people. Be knowledgeable - continue to learn and grow Be a leader - lead by example.

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Trainers that measure body fat levels, using a Bioelectrical Impedance device, what device do you use with your clients?

15 Answers | Asked by Anna-Lisa Finger on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

I use the Skyndex calipers. I like the fact that it calculates body fat percentage automatically.

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What are the thoughts about California University of Pennsylvania online for MS in exercise science?

7 Answers | Asked by Ekaterina Eisfeldt on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

Ekaterina, like you I have earned a degree in traditional setting and I can see the pros and cons of studying online. I am of the opinion that technology is making high-quality education accessible to many who prefer to study in a non-traditional manner. Having earned both my Bachelors and Maste...

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Are you going to IDEA World? What's your favorite events/parts?

2 Answers | Asked by Lisa Lorraine Taylor on Jul 07, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

I am going. I am really looking forward to learning more about this portal.

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Why does Idea fitness not show my AFAA certification as not being verified?

7 Answers | Asked by Johnny Bell on Jul 08, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 08, 2011

I don't believe AFAA is a verification partner with IDEA. It would be a good idea to contact AFAA directly.

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