Questions Answered by Marc

Do you sell small equipment packs (balls, resistance bands) with sample workouts to your clients? Have you thought about it?

7 Answers | Asked by Joy Keller 1118 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1095 days ago
If it benefits the client and creates a passive revenue stream, I'd do it. Don 't want to get tied up with a lot of inv... read more

Are "5 Hour Energy" drinks good for you?

12 Answers | Asked by Angela Cordoni 1356 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1180 days ago
Sorry to jump in so late. The questions been answered, but, seriously? Unless you're selling them...they aren't benefi... read more

How many of you Personal Trainers out there can see yourself doing this job for the rest of your life?

33 Answers | Asked by Christine Carreras 1382 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1381 days ago
My clientele has aged with me. There is no reason to consider changing careers. Ever. read more

What equipment do you suggest for a personal trainer to have to train clients at home?

62 Answers | Asked by Kym Peterson 1383 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1381 days ago
Exercise tubes and an agile brain. Every house is a fully equipped gym if you get creative. read more

How long would you stick to a routine if a client sees you 3x per week and what is your program design?

13 Answers | Asked by Jonathan Amos 1392 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1384 days ago
Program design depends entirely on the client, not the calendar. Keep it interesting, stay goal oriented and re-assess.... read more

If a client was not losing weight, but losing inches, how would you keep the client motivated to stick with you?

13 Answers | Asked by Jonathan Amos 1396 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1384 days ago
Whether or not the client's goal is weight related, when we do an initial assessment I always focus on lean mass. Incre... read more

If a client threw up in a session, would you feel good about yourself or bad?

21 Answers | Asked by Jonathan Amos 1387 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1384 days ago
I've seen trainers and fitness instructors gloating over the participants who have either hurled or collapsed during a t... read more

I am looking for a personal trainer, what is the average hourly rate I should expect to pay?

15 Answers | Asked by Angela Cordoni 1419 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1384 days ago
Please don't shop rates. Meet some professionals, decide who connects best with you then make your decision. I good t... read more

How many meals per day should I be eating to promote lean muscle?

9 Answers | Asked by Tiffany Verot 1384 days ago
Answered by Marc Mason 1384 days ago
I always recommend 5-6 meals per day to keep your energy levels high and to make sure you have enough of the building bl... read more