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6 Step plan to Create amazing Programs for Any Personal Training Client

You need to be able to design effective programs as a personal trainer, but it can be overwhelming to get started. However, there are six steps you can follow to design a great personal training program template for any kind of client. 

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How to Build Beginner Workout Programs and be amazing at it 2022

Different kinds of workout programs will address different needs, but there are ample options to consider for your beginner programs. In this article, we'll show you how to build beginner workout programs and be amazing at it.

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What is Upper Crossed Syndrome and how to train someone with it - 2022

As a personal trainer, there are common conditions you might come across in some of your clients. One of the most popular conditions seen today is upper crossed syndrome, which is a posture condition. There is more than one cause for this condition, multiple movements to treat it, and tips to prevent it in the future. 

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WeStrive has partnered with ISSA to help certified personal trainers

As of 2022, WeStrive has officially partnered with ISSA. Each year, ISSA certifies 1000s of personal trainers and we’re proud to be their official partner for personal training software! Check out this article to see some links to discounts.

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The Best Affordable insurance options for personal trainers in 2022

One of the first things you need to take care of as a personal trainer before you can take on clients is handling insurance. This can protect you and your business in case someone is injured, and isn’t as complicated as it might seem. There are actually plenty of budget-friendly and simple options that we'll cover throughout this article.

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How To Write The Perfect Initial Client Questionnaire as a fitness coach

As a personal trainer, there are certain kinds of forms you need clientele to fill out, and one of those is an initial questionnaire. This will have them answer basic questions on current fitness habits, medical and injury history, and what kind of goals they want to work toward. Learn exactly what questions to ask through this article.

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How To confidently Make Your Online Personal Trainer Package Prices

When creating the pricing model for your personal training business, it’s going to look pretty different from the pricing model that many other businesses have. It’s not as simple as listing $80 sessions, you need to break things down more than that. In this guide, you'll learn how to confidently make your online personal training prices.

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How Much Do Personal Trainers Make in the USA in 2022? And why?

The fitness industry is rapidly growing, providing ample opportunities for private personal trainers to pursue their own businesses. However, when breaking into this field you might be wondering just how much private trainers make in the USA. We'll tell you exactly how Much Personal Trainers Make in the USA.

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A few great tips on how To Create a Meal Plan For Clients

As a fitness instructor, you might not realize just how important proper meal planning can be to keep your clients. Nutrition is just as vital as a workout regime, and you should be able to offer your clientele valuable insight into meal planning. Check out this article to learn how.

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The #1 Guide for Instagram Marketing for Fitness Professionals

Instagram is one of the leading social media apps in the world, and nearly anyone with a smartphone will have the app downloaded. Check out this article for quick tips on how to dominate Instagram with the #1 Guide for Instagram Marketing for Fitness Professionals

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The 8 best ways to Sell Personal Training On The Gym Floor

As a personal trainer, you need to be consistently selling and marketing yourself. Bringing in clients is key to growing your business, and there are more resources at your disposal than you might realize. Read this article to learn the 8 best ways to Sell Personal Training On The Gym Floor.

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10 great tips on how to start a personal training business plan checklist

It can seem daunting when you first start down the road of opening your own personal trainer business. There are a lot of steps to take in order to make your dream a reality, but there are ways to simplify it. Check out these quick tips on how to establish yourself as a personal trainer.

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Not sure where to start? Here's How To Start Mobile Personal Training effectively

Right now is the perfect time to start chasing your passion, but first, you have to know where to start. If you’re hoping to become a mobile fitness trainer, then this article can definitely help you get started.

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11 amazing tips on how to get clients for your personal training business

These 11 tips act as a guideline for how to find clients for personal training business and keep them. While there is no definitive way to bring in clientele, there are definitely methods that have proven successful. Use this guide combined with WeStrive to get a leg up on your competition.

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Here's the top guide on How To Setup a Personal Trainer Studio at Home

If you have a love of health and fitness, and a motivation to share that passion with others, then starting your own personal training business could be a great decision. You can even start the business journey in your own home. We wrote this article to show you exactly how to setup a personal trainer studio at home.

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Top 9 Personal Trainer Podcasts in 2022 to sit down and listen to

One of the keys to being successful as a personal trainer is continuing to learn about the industry. In today’s digital world, one of the best ways to do this is by finding a good personal trainer podcast. Check out 9 great personal trainer podcasts here.

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The 11 Best Books for Personal Trainers for 2022 to grow your business

We decided to make a list of the 11 Best Books for Personal Trainers to grow your business in 2022.

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How to Become a Personal Trainer and easy ways to get started

Throughout this article we'll cover everything from the day-to-day of a personal trainer, how to become a personal trainer, and top certifications offered for trainers.

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A few great reasons for Why You Should Enroll For ISSA Certification Course

It is no longer news that ISSA is the world's principal organization dedicated to fitness education. In this article, you'll discover why the International Sports Sciences Association is the global leader in fitness education.

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What are the best practices for hosting workouts over zoom?

Whether you want to host workouts online because you don’t have a physical space to host a class or because you want to reach a wider audience, virtual workout sessions over Zoom are a great resource to use. Here are some tips to consider when hosting Zoom workout classes.

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5 ways to build a Personal Trainer Website - The Easy Way

A personal trainer website can be one of your best marketing assets or one of your worst investments, depending on how well it’s been designed and put together. For this article, we asked Dan Salcumbe from My Personal Trainer Website what the essential steps are for creating a fitness website that actually gets you more clients.

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Here are 4 of the best self care tips for personal trainers

If you are starting to struggle to get out of bed for your first client training session or are easily frustrated when working with them, then you could be experiencing burnout. Read this article to find out how to avoid getting burned out on the job!

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5 Lessons on How to start and grow a fitness instagram account

Jump into this article to get the 5 steps on how to start and grow a fitness Instagram account. Hopefully these tips will help you succeed!

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Are you insured as a personal trainer? Here's the best insurance option

Are you thinking of getting insurance as a personal trainer but not knowing where to start? Here’s everything you need!

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10 Best Ways to motivate Your Clients When Training Online 2021

It’s important to keep your clients motivated when training online. Read here to learn more about the ways you can keep them motivated and learn about some of the pitfalls they can fall into.

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The 7 best unique ways to write a business plan - for personal trainers

As a personal trainer, it's important to write a business plan in order to establish and achieve your goals. Read this article so you can get started on your business plan.

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New to personal training? Read this article to learn how to attract clients

Are you just starting your journey as a personal trainer, or maybe you’re looking to change your marketing strategy? Here are some tips you can use to attract clients!

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What kind of jobs can you get with an exercise science degree?

If you enjoy exercising or coaching other people then you should consider getting a degree in Exercise Science. This article will provide you with a list of advantages of the careers in line with Exercise Science and its impact on your future.

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10 reasons for why WeStrive is the best app for personal trainers today

There are a lot of fitness platforms out there that do a whole lot of things. Of course we're biased, but here's why we believe that WeStrive is the best app for personal trainers to manage and grow your business.

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Here are the 5+ best ways to Help Your Clients Through Injuries

If you work in the personal training world, then you have probably witnessed clients sustain injuries at some point. Read this article to learn how to deal with those injuries.

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Learn about getting Your NASM Certification + a big discount (here)

If you want a personal training career path that offers dynamic opportunities, then it’s in your best interest to get certified. This article will help guide you through the NASM certification plus offer you a massive discount on any NASM cert.

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5 great Reasons to start an online personal training business

Online coaching is an incredible way to start making more money and adding more clients as a personal trainer. Check out this article to learn why and how you can get started!

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7 steps to easily improve your personal training offering to gain clients

As a personal trainer, you should be constantly trying to improve what you can offer your clients. In this article, we'll breakdown a few easy steps on how you can grow as a trainer, help your clients, and start making more money!

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How do I really know what the Best Personal Training Certification is?

Are you looking for the best personal training certification? Read on to find out more about the world's top personal training certifications!

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How personal trainers can expand their business by using client reviews

Your clients love you and want to support you back - just like how you supported them. In this article, we'll show you how the testimonials your clients provide you can help you grow your business!

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5 great reasons to upload your own exercise video and photo content

Personal trainers: you should add your own photo and video content to blogs, websites, and social media accounts because it will help you connect with clients and provide a personal touch to your work.

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4 reasons for Why it's not worth building a personal training app on your own

We've had so many trainers reach out over the years asking about building their own app. I'm here to tell you, as someone who's gone through the app launching process many times... it's not worth it.

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How personal trainers can drastically improve their online training while traveling

Heading out of town for a few weeks or months can be stressful on your bank account if you can’t train continue to train your clients. Check out the article on how to train clients while traveling or on vacation.

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What are the 13 best ways to grow my business using social media?

In this article, we'll breakdown step-by-step how to truly take your social media skills to the next level so you don't ever lose a potential customer ever again.

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The 5 best tips to easily start personal training online and grow fast

Your clients are sitting at home wondering how they are supposed to stay in shape. We’re here to show you how you can be their superhero during this crisis by building a system that saves you time, provides your client with an incredible experience, and can help you actually grow your business online.

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5 cheap ways to make a professional headshot

In this article, we're going to tell you 5 tips for producing a professional headshot and then show you the 7-step process to getting that headshot ready to go within 20 minutes!

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What's the fastest way to setup an amazing zoom workout?

In this article, we're going to discuss how to manage/price your Zoom workouts and then we'll show you how to set up an amazing Zoom workout experience for your clients in a fast and affordable way. Not everyone has space to set up a beautiful gym in their home; however, you can still make a small space work and turn it into your own beautiful training studio.

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How to price your online training: 10 things to think about

Okay, this is the number one question that personal trainers ask us at WeStrive... How much should I charge my clients, how often should I charge my clients, and how do I support my reasoning. Check out the article to have all your questions answered and more!

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3 Reasons to incorporate your personal training business

If you are a personal trainer or thinking of personal training, one of the best investments you can make is to incorporate your business. It is a low-cost, easy way to take advantage of tax benefits, shield yourself from liabilities, and make yourself more marketable. Check out this article to find out how!

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The best way to really embrace personal training athletes

Player Choice: Find out the best ways on how to really embrace personal training athletes by giving them the "Player Choice" on how they want to train.

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5 easy apps that will make your personal training business better

5 easy apps that will make your personal training business better. Everything from client management to beautiful image-creators for social media.

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How to make reliable Personal training Questionnaires

How to write your personal training questionnaires and onboarding questions. We'll cover 3 steps to writing onboarding questions and then examples of great questions to ask.

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How to write a memorable and professional fitness bio

How to write a memorable and professional fitness bio - and 6 ways to improve the current personal training bio you already have.

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How much do personal trainers really make? Personal trainer salaries and more

How much do personal trainers really make? For the year 2020, we're going to breakdown trainer earnings - both online & offline, state-by-state, and more.

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Top 5 Personal Training Tips During COVID

In this digital age, a lot of personal trainers are moving online and for the time being it’s become a requirement. How are you adapting? Read this article to learn how to adapt quickly and effectively.

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How to grow your personal training business

Let's take some time to highlight the top 4 tools to growing your training business online and getting you in front of the right people. These tips will propel you into the next level of your business!

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Sammy Courtright - COO of FitSpot (now TenSpot)

Sammy Courtright and her Co-Founder have taken FitSpot (now Tenspot) from nothing and transformed it into one of the top Corporate Fitness Platforms on the planet.

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The First Ever Female Strength Coach In The NFL

The First-Ever Female Strength Coach In The NFL. Listen to the interview to hear Lee Brandon's story.

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Advice From a Veteran Strength & Conditioning Coach

10 Pieces of Advice For New Personal Trainers From A Personal Training Legend

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Santa Monica Celeb Trainer - Davey Fisher

Listen to this episode to learn from CSCS trainer & Malibu Fitness Director, Davey Fisher, on what it takes to be a celebrity trainer & grow your business in a competitive market.

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About the blog

The WeStrive blog for Personal Trainers was created to help you build, manage, and scale your personal training business. Each week we post a new blog on topics like "how to get started", "how to grow your business", "best training methods", or any other amazing topics that we think can help you become a better trainer. ‍ If you're a personal trainer and you haven't yet signed up for WeStrive, you should 100% try out the platform to manage and grow your business. The best part? You can manage & grow your business while saving time with our software. Just click 'Get Started' at the top right to start training for free.
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