Questions Answered by Joanne

What is the best resource for corrective exercise?

10 Answers | Asked by Shawn Strickland 1455 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
Hello Shawn, I looked at your profile and notice that you are an ACE Certified Personal Trainer. Have you... read more

Should I answer nutrition questions even though I don't have a nutrition certification?

22 Answers | Asked by Laura Myers 1469 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
Hi Laura, It is really important to look at the credentials that you have in order to determine whether you... read more

How Do You Deal With Clients Who Incessantly Talk About Personal Issues During Training?

13 Answers | Asked by Sandy Todd Webster 1469 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
My company offers wellness coaching. I will always listen with empathy and at a discrete moment I will suggest that the... read more

How do you help clients to be “whole people” rather than simply physical beings?

11 Answers | Asked by Sandy Todd Webster 1469 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
With all my clients, I encourage them to design a vision of who they want to be in totality. I encourage them to think ... read more

Any suggestions for creating a resume for those recently certified but without experience in the field yet?

8 Answers | Asked by Elizabeth Wilson 1453 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
There are other things that you can include on your resume besides work experience. Have you ever been on a team? Can ... read more

Any advice for a new certified personal trainer who is looking for a job?

10 Answers | Asked by Jerry Prince 1469 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
Take the time to thoroughly fill out your profile on the IDEA Fitness Connect portal. Include as much information about... read more

What do you think of Anna Kournikova as the next trainer on the Biggest Loser?

38 Answers | Asked by Kelli Davis 1441 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
I was really surprised to read on Wikipedia that her father earned his PhD and was a professor in Russia at the Universi... read more

Is it better to eat breakfast before or after a morning run?

14 Answers | Asked by Angela Cordoni 1456 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1439 days ago
Hi Angela, I hope this response is helpful to you. I was able to locate this information a textbook called... read more

What are the positive and negative reasons to allow oneself a "cheat meal" every once and awhile?

22 Answers | Asked by Gus Aguirre 1461 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1440 days ago
A planned cheat meal is a very good idea. I would really suggest that you think about the circumstances tha... read more