Susan Fink

Los Angeles, CA 90035

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What is your favorite time of day to workout, why?

18 Answers | Asked by Donald "Scott" Davis on Aug 16, 2012

Answered by Susan Fink on Aug 19, 2012

I much prefer to workout first thing in the morning. I get up, accomplish something right away, and don't have to think about fitting it in later. I shower once and get ready for the day. I do have great workouts at other times and probably better ones as my body is awake and fueled. However, t...

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

34 Answers | Asked by Tina Carreras on Jun 16, 2011

Answered by Susan Fink on Jun 18, 2011

Absolutely. I love what I do and I believe in what I do. I work with mainly deconditioned women in their 50's. They tell me how much better they feel coming to me only once a week. I know I am helping them and that inspires me.

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

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

Answered by Susan Fink on Jun 18, 2011

Yes. I have been finding it harder to find clients for one on one training so I have started to do small groups. I can only fit 4 people in my studio so groups are really small and I will start a "class" with only 2 people. But I'd rather start with 2 working up to 4 than having the time without ...

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Do you allow members to use your fitness and spin studios for personal use when you're not having classes? Why or why not?

7 Answers | Asked by Kelly Serfas Bower on Jun 17, 2011

Answered by Susan Fink on Jun 18, 2011

I have a small studio at my house (converted garage not attached). I have thought about letting certain people use it when it is not being used but I'm not there when it isn't being used. I'm really uncomfortable with anyone being there without me. What if there is an accident? What if some equi...

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How do you remain energized so you do not experience professional burn out?

49 Answers | Asked by Debi Cristiano on Jun 16, 2011

Answered by Susan Fink on Jun 16, 2011

I am constantly reading new articles and watching DVD's to get new program and coaching ideas. My clients enjoy the change and I'm excited when I try something new. I also change my workout routine to include some of the challenging workouts I've designed for my clients. It helps me gauge the int...

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