Sue D'Alonzo

Pinole, CA 94564

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What are you doing for your clients to motivate their New Year 2016

5 Answers | Asked by Nolan Ferraro on Dec 29, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Jan 04, 2016

I work throughout the holiday season which keeps my clients working out!

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How much time and planning do you put into your own workouts?

9 Answers | Asked by Martin Petrofes on Dec 29, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Jan 04, 2016

It's a big issue for me. BUT I always find time everyday to workout, even if it means getting up at 5:30 am. I find that if I don't, my focus is off and I'm not 100% with my personal training. I'm thinking of joining a bootcamp or a class for a change! Happy New Year

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Just starting out and would like to know how to get clients? Groupon not working.

9 Answers | Asked by Mary Ann Bianchini on Dec 28, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 29, 2015

This is a very small window of opportunity for you. I would suspect that people needing to lose 50 pounds or more probably won't want to do it by boxing. Weight loss has to do with food intake primarily. Re think your business model. There a limitless ways to get people in to workout. Offer tot...

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how to get started as a personal trainer after getting certified

11 Answers | Asked by Dani Miro Quesada on Dec 24, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 29, 2015

This is the missing gap in the industry. We need a mentorship program to address exactly this issue. It's not something that can be taught. Training is intuitive and innate. When meeting a potential client for the first time, have forms for them to complete that address your concerns. Work of...

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What specials do you run for the new year? I would like to run a New Years promotion for both my current and new clients, any id

12 Answers | Asked by Louben Repke on Dec 18, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 24, 2015

Personally I don't believe in promotions that give away free sessions only because I feel it just cuts into my price. However, since you seem to have success with doing it I would suggest a referral incentive package Bring in one friend and get half off your session: bring in two and get ?? Once th...

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How do you determine your pricing structure as a beginner?

6 Answers | Asked by Cassandra Schmigotzki on Dec 23, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 24, 2015

I would not suggest doing this. I believe it's important to place value on your services. My suggestion would be to get your certification first, then market yourself. If you need 'practice" that's a different story. Market your self the way you see yourself.

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I am the head personal trainer in an indoor rock climbing gym. How do I attract clients

9 Answers | Asked by Michael Levenson on Dec 16, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 24, 2015

I would start offering small group classes first. This is a great way to figure out who is serious about fine tuning their skills and you can then market your one on one to those who are interested. Yoga and core work would also be a great addition to rock climbers.

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My trainer is letting me go because my time slot is inconvenient after a year of training; what do i say to him?

17 Answers | Asked by Eileen Mulcaire on Dec 08, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 08, 2015

It happens, I have done the same thing. You will be able to find another trainer. It truly does sound like a business decision, not a personal one. Would you drive one hour to his location to work with him?

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Newest & Most Worthy Fitness Trends to replace BOOT CAMP, CrossFit & other Popular Names..

14 Answers | Asked by Nolan Ferraro on Nov 29, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 06, 2015

I think that re naming is just continuing to fuel the "trends of fitness" I think that until ALL trainers are CERTIFIED with an ACCREDITED Organization we will forever keep throwing terms out that generate business rather than teach well planned, thought out, intelligent workouts. There's not...

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Do you discount bulk sessions based on frequency per week or duration of package?

9 Answers | Asked by Eric Pelz on Dec 02, 2015

Answered by Sue D'Alonzo on Dec 03, 2015

I offer a small discount for clients who train 2 or 3 times a week with me. I charge for 5, 10 or 20 sessions at a time/upfront with an expiration date.

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