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Lawrence with Gym Insight

Las Vegas, NV 89148

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How much has the economic downturn affected your personal training business?

10 Answers | Asked by Megan Senger on Jun 27, 2011

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 03, 2012

I have added a weekly financing option to my personal training packages. So my members benefit from a commitment and the package option, while only have to pay smaller more affordable weekly amounts. I have a payment processing software company that adheres to this idea as well. Check it out: ...

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I have recently hired a Personal Assistant to help me with my Personal Training business. Is anyone using a P.A.

11 Answers | Asked by sizwe gumede on Jun 10, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 03, 2012

Have you considered looking into gym management and membership systems and payment processing systems that can do this all for you?

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Have you adjusted your personal training prices and packages because of the economy? If so how?

13 Answers | Asked by Stacy Rae Mednick on Jun 17, 2011

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 03, 2012

Yes I have not changed my prices, but I have changed my options for packages at my gym. I have given my gym members an option of financing these packages based on a weekly commitment. At my gym, for the smallest package of 5 pt sessions, I charge $33 for 1/2 hour and $50 for a full hour session...

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Looking to change from punch cards to EFT monthly fees and prepaid packages? Need help on pricing.

7 Answers | Asked by Emily Zug on Dec 03, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 03, 2012

Hi Emily, I do agree with LaRoue that only you really know what your price should be. With that said, I can give you some insight as to what I do. I am a gym owner and my independent PT's have two types of sessions: 1/2 hour and full hour. We have three packaging options either half o...

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What are your insights on having a payment processing system that is capable of billing weekly (instead of monthly)?

8 Answers | Asked by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 01, 2012

Answered by Lawrence with Gym Insight on Dec 01, 2012

Susan, Harris, and LaRue: Thank you all for your Insights and your time giving me feedback! Let me clarify a little too: How would your opinion/analysis change if the billing was the normal monthly system but with an optional capability to do weekly charges lets say to accommodate for more me...

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What should be the name of my personal training business?

24 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!

10 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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