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Train Clients Happy for Better Retention and Results

  •  Season 1, Episode 18

In this episode, host Sandy Webster is joined by internationally-known integrative health and mindfulness expert Shirley Archer, JD, MA. Shirley is an award-winning health journalist, and best-selling author of 16 fitness and wellness books. In addition to being a contributing editor to IDEA Fitness Journal, she is a media spokesperson and was named IDEA’s 2008 Fitness Instructor of the Year. She’s a 25-year industry veteran and former health and fitness educator at the Stanford Prevention Research Center. She has served on multiple industry committees and co-authored countless articles and chapters for various fitness and wellness trade groups.

When it comes to health and fitness services, Shirley believes it’s not only what you offer, it’s HOW you offer it. Her IDEA World Virtual session “Train Clients Happy for Better Retention and Results” revealed the secret sauce to offering training programs that improve participation and results by leading with a positive and uplifting approach. Today we discuss the latest research findings on the science of happiness, and share practical tips on helping clients to tap into their happiness quotient—which very likely will have impact on the health and happiness of your business’ bottom line. Stay with us for this enlightening conversation.

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IDEA World Virtual, July 9-11, 2021

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