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Karin Singleton

Raleigh, NC 27612-3431

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How do you set goals for strength, endurance, and cardiovascular improvement?

4 Answers | Asked by Aaron Boike on Apr 03, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Apr 03, 2014

Hi Aaron, I find that it depends a lot on the client on how you set goals. As much as I like the SMART concept, it makes is equally evident if goals are not met. I have worked with enough clients who are very goal driven but who would also view themselves a failures for not meeting them. For ...

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Have you seen the IDEA Workout Builder?

7 Answers | Asked by Jason Davis on Feb 27, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Apr 03, 2014

Hi Jason, is it possible to add exercises that are only in your own profile or are they automatically shared across the entire site? I am asking about exercises that are part of a trademarked system and for which I do not have authorization to create a video for wider distribution. Karin Singl...

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Do you think there is a way to find a club, who sponsors me for the VISA application? (I am from Hungary)

2 Answers | Asked by Andrea Garzo on Apr 01, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Apr 01, 2014

Hello Andrea, I saw your comment to Harris. I speak from the perspective of somebody who has gone through the immigration process. I understand your desire to stay in the United States. Be aware, though, that violating US customs and immigration laws as you are trying to find a sponsor can get...

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how do i ask for comments testimonials

5 Answers | Asked by Evie Oberdorfer on Mar 31, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 31, 2014

Hi Evie, I saw that you have already some right here on this site, and the others gave recommendations for more. You could also put testimonials on your website where the issue of registration does not exist. I recently had a wonderful comment from a participants in my class, and I asked her w...

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I'm due in around 3 weeks. I pay rent for my own personal training studio,do I need to pay rent when I go on maternity leave?

3 Answers | Asked by Mary Franceschi Reynolds on Mar 31, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 31, 2014

Hi Mary, you probably need to but you may be able to get a break from the person you are renting space from. When yo have your own business, concepts like vacation, sick days and maternity leave do not apply the way they do in an employment situation. I would talk with the owner, though. K...

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How much would you charge someone for an appointment for body-fat percentages and measurements?

3 Answers | Asked by Nicole Magee on Mar 30, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 30, 2014

Hi Nicole, I assume that the neighbors are not necessarily planning to enlist your services for personal training. This means that this could be an opportunity for you to display your skills, and I would present it as a menu that also has a package deal. For example, the body fat and measureme...

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How do I get CEU validations forms?

1 Answer | Asked by Teresa Kamakea on Mar 30, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 30, 2014

Hi Teresa, it will be best to contact IDEA contact@ideafit.com with this request. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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Are these programs recognized in the state of Texas?

1 Answer | Asked by Monica Lopez on Mar 28, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 29, 2014

Hi Monica, I am sure that you will get more help if you specify which programs you are talking about. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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Where do studio owners go to get good prices and service when purchasing equipment, such as a cable cross or elliptical?

4 Answers | Asked by Susan Silver on Mar 28, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 28, 2014

Hi Susan, I also have a small studio. For equipment that could possibly need service, I have bought them locally. I looked at specialty fitness stores but also places like Sears. Even though my equipment gets more mileage than regular home use, it's not near the usage in commercial gyms. Thus I p...

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Evolution and Weight Training?

4 Answers | Asked by Troy Knudson on Mar 27, 2014

Answered by Karin Singleton on Mar 28, 2014

Hi Troy, in the event that this is a serious question: those babies are at grave risk of never being born because over-training can interfere with male reproduction and sperm count. See the article by the National Institutes of Health http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8405526. But, if you sel...

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