Questions Answered by LaRue

Cardio with bad knees

10 Answers | Asked by Kerry Eve 176 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hi Kerry. A lot depends upon what issue is causing your client's 'bad knees.' I totally agree that first steps would be... read more

I need a simple subcontrator form for our studio. Any suggestions? Thank you

2 Answers | Asked by Lauri McNally 169 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hello Lauri. You can certainly find templates both online and from other sources, but I would caution that because this... read more

Using Calipers for obese clientele

7 Answers | Asked by Sandra Oliver 162 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hi Sandra. I agree with Paul in that when I'm faced with this situation, I go with the hand-held bio-impedance device. ... read more

Hello community, I have a typical question. What's a price range for online training?

3 Answers | Asked by Delmar Carey 160 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hi Delmar. I agree with both David and Harris. What you charge is what you charge. Only you truly know what your atte... read more

Does your gym/health club reimburse you for CEU's and certifications?

7 Answers | Asked by Jane Jakobsen 161 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hi Jane. Yes, one of the places where I provide specialty training services is paying for a specialty certification for... read more

how to connect with insurance companies for corporate wellness

2 Answers | Asked by patricia provencher 178 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hi Patricia. As a former health insurance attorney for a large health insurance company I can tell you from my experien... read more

What is the best personal training certification to have

6 Answers | Asked by Trish Walker 159 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 159 days ago
Hello Trish. This is a question that has been asked quite often on this site (you may want to search for prior answers ... read more

Do you give gifts to your clients?

7 Answers | Asked by Missy Reece 161 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 161 days ago
I like your idea, but being the 'ever-cautious' trainer that I am :-) I would have one MAJOR caveat. If it were me and ... read more

What do people think of on knee push-ups when if are they appropriate

8 Answers | Asked by jessica kain 177 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 162 days ago
Like most other exercises, this exercise has a 'utility' under the right circumstances. Used as a modification or as a ... read more

what percent of gross revenue should a personal trainer receive from a club? 50% ?

5 Answers | Asked by Clarke Whitney 171 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 163 days ago
The real 'simple answer' is "whatever you can negotiate." Truly each trainer should weight this for themselves after co... read more