Brian Sutton, MS, MA, NASM-CPT, CES, PES Most fitness professionals are passionate about fitness and living a healthy lifestyle. They believe in exercise, eating right, and learning all about new exercises, nutrition requirements, and gym equipment. They believe in this lifestyle so much they’ve decided to make it a profession.
By Rick Richey, MS, LMT Is online virtual personal training the next frontier for fitness? IHRSA (International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association) is the leading trade association for health and sportsclubs (aka gyms). We can pull all sorts of great data from this organization about personal training, average price per
Can social networking help you find your dream job? Definitely! But you have to be smart with what you post, who you follow, and privacy settings (especially if you have a more daring side).
By Brian Sutton MS, MA, NASM-CPT, CES, PES Stacey Penney MS, NASM-CPT, CES, PES, FNS Fitness professionals need to understand the importance of a well-written resume. It doesn’t matter if you’re applying at a local health club, university, or sports performance clinic, your resume may hold the key for you
When performing client assessments, do you ask if they are right or left handed? Handedness is not usually a standard question on assessment forms, but maybe it should be added. Handedness can have a definite impact on posture and the risk for developing musculoskeletal injuries.