Lawrence with Gym Insight

Henderson, NV 89074

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What should be the name of my personal training business?

25 Answers | Asked by Laura Myers on Apr 27, 2011

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Nov 26, 2012

I would suggest naming your PT business something congruent to your location and service based on SEO. I am sure you will have a website and you definitely want to near the top on the search rankings. Pick a niche with whatever SEO combo that is most tailored to your location and service! Do yo...

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Have you heard of 'Automated Personal Training'?

8 Answers | Asked by Karin Singleton on Nov 18, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Nov 20, 2012

These are all great Insights! In my next software project, I wanted to build a kiosk that incorporates a personal training element into it. Let me know what you think?

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Legally binding agreements + electronic funds transfer

7 Answers | Asked by Bryant Seton on Nov 16, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Nov 20, 2012

Hi Bryant, As far as the premade contract issue, I concur with LaRue Cook's answer. I had a contract that my attorney drafted for my fitness club specifically for the PT and their options. I can show you a copy of one that my gym Lifestyle Fitness uses. I also streamline these with a softwa...

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Hello everyone! I need assistance finding data about my competitors for my business plan. Thanks!

11 Answers | Asked by Ferris Kassar on Sep 21, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Nov 08, 2012

I agree with Bryant Seton about using another person to find out information - sometimes they can give you a better holistic perspective than IHRSA site (but it is still good to belong). That is how I got the most reliable inside information. I have also found that once you start to build a good r...

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Low calorie snacks

12 Answers | Asked by Eunice Gates on Nov 05, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Nov 06, 2012

Cottage cheese, please.

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How can we educate the "average" person about proper gym etiquette?

10 Answers | Asked by Susan Dalonzo on Aug 15, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Oct 31, 2012

Offer an "personal training" orientation session at signup and go over all the rules of the gym and hand out an etiquette sheet.

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Does anyone have any new years resolutions for their business?

6 Answers | Asked by Marie DesRochers on Jan 03, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Oct 31, 2012

My New Year's resolution is to juice more...so I want to put in an organic juice bar in my fitness facility. I have developed my own programs to make my life as a gym owner easier (I am a software developer before becoming a gym owner ~ so naturally, when I saw other programs lacking, I had to cr...

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Are they any fitness grants for small gym owners?

9 Answers | Asked by Adam Barber on Oct 25, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Oct 31, 2012

I do not know anything about grants, but have you checked into insurance options? I commend you on starting your own gym. It is worth it if you are passionate about it and you have your own niche standing apart and above the rest!

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What are some good ways to bring in more clients?

12 Answers | Asked by Sarah Burnham on Oct 24, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Oct 24, 2012

I use direct mail and flyers within a 3 mile radius. Once I start signing up members, always get their emails. Once the members are no longer using the facility anymore, you can use these emails to reach out to them for lower costs memberships to bring them back through your door. Are you plannin...

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Lately, gyms have been opening up that have a license to serve alcohol?

20 Answers | Asked by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Apr 05, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Oct 20, 2012

I was stunned to hear about Planet Fitness pizza night and tootsie roll jar. I would not use this business strategy at my gym either. An organic juice bar, YES, bloody mary's, NO Way!

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