Karin Singleton

Raleigh, NC 27612-3431

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is ups a variable eqipments

1 Answer | Asked by ganiu kadir on Sep 12, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 14, 2013

Hello Ganiu, you have the wrong forum for this question. This is a forum for fitness professionals, not computer people. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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Insurance for provider of corporate wellness programs

1 Answer | Asked by Brian Meissner on Sep 13, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 13, 2013

Hi Brian, I looked at your website to find out about your company. One thing that really struck me was that you are setting a framework including policies and pricing which is not consistent with the status of 'independent contractors'. I saw that you are also handling payments. You can cert...

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What are your thoughts on hiring a PT who is in the process of getting their certification?

5 Answers | Asked by Kelly Serfas Bower on Sep 12, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 13, 2013

Hi Kelly, I am with Harris here. My primary concern would be the liability issue. Since you plan to hire them as independent contractors, they would have to have their own professional liability insurance which they can only obtain after they have a certification. Having somebody from the med...

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How do you handle PT assessments in terms of payments?

5 Answers | Asked by Kelly Serfas Bower on Sep 12, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 12, 2013

Hi Kelly, I start every client with a package that includes an assessment and three sessions. This is paid at the time of the assessment. I have never had a situation where a client did not want it. I would not train a client without one. My rationale for this is that if a client only wants an...

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my self pravin my height is now 5 feet 2 inch i want to increase upto 2-3 inches please give me seggestion

1 Answer | Asked by pravin bhosale on Sep 12, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 12, 2013

Hello Pravin, you do not say how old you are but I assume you are at the age where you can expect to still grow. While it varies from person to person, some men continue to grow in height even to the age of 21. Unfortunately, there is little you can do to accelerate this. On the other hand, yo...

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Games to play as form of a workout-1on1 client

10 Answers | Asked by patricia provencher on Sep 10, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 11, 2013

Hi Patricia, I LOVE Ariadne's answer.I also had the hunch that there is a lot more involved than just her not enjoying exercise. It seems to me that she is already playing a game. I call it "Yes, but .....". She seems to always put the responsibility on you to 'make her move' which neither yo...

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Chronic tight Piriformis

6 Answers | Asked by patricia provencher on Sep 10, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 10, 2013

Hi Patricia, in my experience, plantar fasciitis and and piriformis problems are the result of faulty movements. There is compensation someplace in the body, and it is often difficult to determine even with the best of assessments. As a MELT instructor, I would put her on a program using the M...

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what are three bony landmarks you would find on the tibia

1 Answer | Asked by troy lebehen on Aug 31, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 09, 2013

Tibial tuberosity, anterior crest, medial malleolus.

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Do you have treadmills and can I get a one month membership when I rent a house in belvedere in November.

1 Answer | Asked by Linnie Pickering on Sep 09, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 09, 2013

Hello Linnie, I am afraid you do not have the right website. IDEA is an association of fitness professionals, not a health club. However, you can use this site to find a health club near the location where you plan to be. At the 'FitnessConnect' tab, you can search for a health club by ZIP code. ...

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what to wear for a corporate job interview

5 Answers | Asked by Dorothy Waterman on Sep 08, 2013

Answered by Karin Singleton on Sep 08, 2013

Hi Dorothy, I would try to come up with a combination of 'corporate' and 'fitness'. Maybe slacks and dress shoes but a sporty top and a jacket that is less formal than a suit jacket but not 'flower power'. Some jewelry, but nothing 'loud'. Very little perfume. It also depends on the corporatio...

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