Monthly Archives: June 2019

How Long Does It Take To Become A Certified Personal Trainer

So how long does it take to become a personal trainer?

To be honest, it depends on quite a few factors. Some of those factors are easily within your control, and others not so much.

Now before I get into those factors that will determine how quickly you can become a trainer, I would like to ask you another question.

What kind of trainer are you looking to be? Are you looking to be a trainer that helps people exercise to make some side money?

Or are you looking to actually help people change their lives for the better and make a career out of it?

The reason I ask this is, the latter requires a decent amount of knowledge when it comes to helping people live healthier lives.

Being a good trainer requires understand of the body and how it works. This is knowledge that can’t be taught on some website alone.

And if you’re thinking about getting employed at a gym, most require that you become satisfied.

So the type of trainer you want to be is definitely a factor when trying to figure out how long it will take.

Choosing The Right Certification Program

When it comes to getting certified, there are a few ways in which you can go about that.

Do keep in mind that depending on the type of employment you’re looking to get into, the type of certification you get is crucial.

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How To Make Money Selling Digital Products Online

More and more people are learning how to make money selling digital products online.

So not only are people looking to transition from brick and mortar businesses to online businesses, but now they’re going from physical products to digital.

I mean it only makes sense. We’re living in a world we’re we consume most of our information digitally.

So as a person looking to make money online, the opportunity has never been better.

In this article, I will be breaking down why selling digital products online can be a very lucrative business model to take up.

What Is A Digital Product

A digital product is an item that can be distributed and or consumed through digital means. They are usually contained in some sort of file that can be accessed through online methods. 

Some examples of digital products are:

  • Ebooks
  • Videos
  • Photos
  • Graphics
  • Courses

These are just some of the many items that can be transferred electronically, making it a digital product.

And in terms of how it is being used in business.

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Starting An Online Business – For Health Professionals

Having The Right Mindset...The importance of passive income for health professionals

If you’re like me, then you’re probably thinking about pursuing a career as a health professional, but are wondering if it would be the right move.

As someone who has ventured out in the health and fitness world as a personal trainer, I can tell you that I learned quickly that it wasn’t something I wanted to try and maintain for the long term.

A big reason for that was, deep down, I knew I was more interested in learning how to create passive income rather than active income.

Because I knew that the only way for me to make money as a trainer was to be training something.

And I knew that wasn’t something I wanted to rely on for my financial future.

So the idea of starting an online business was something I wanted to learn and master. Which is a big reason why I created this site.

My goal is to share with you some of the top level training that has helped make my dream of building an online business a reality.

As long as you have the right mindset, I’m confident that you will also be able to create your own successful online business that provides you with the income you desire.

Active vs Passive Income

In my last paragraph, I mentioned the idea of creating passive income rather than active income.

For those that aren’t sure what that means, active income is income that you have to actively work for. Like sacrificing your time for a paycheck as you would with any regular job.

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6 Key Fundamentals Of Starting a Personal Training Business

When I made the decision to start my personal training business, I had absolutely no idea how I was going to get it done.

All I knew was that I hated working in a cubicle doing the same things everyday learning nothing.

Not only did I hate working a boring desk job, but I also hated the thought of having to work for anyone but myself.

Which is a big reason why I decided to start my training business, rather than work at a big box gym. And if you’re like me, you probably feel the same way. 

And although I did my research on how to get started when building a personal training business, there was still so much I had to learn.

But i’m the type of person that doesn’t mind learning as I go.

But for those that are looking to go the more cautious route, below I will provide for you 6 key fundamentals of starting a personal training business.

1.) Know Your Target Audience

When I decided to get into personal training, my mindset at first was to help people get into shape.

Of course I knew obesity rates were rising, and that there was a market to help people live a healthier lifestyle.

The issue I faced was that I never targeted a specific group. My goal of helping people get into shape was too vague.

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How To Make Money Selling Other People’s Products Online

So you want to learn how to make money selling products online?

If you’re looking to make some extra income, selling products can be a great way to get started. The problem however, is coming up with products to sell.

The good news is, you can still make money selling products that aren’t yours.

There are thousands of companies that are willing to pay you a commission just to promote their products and services.

So in this article, I plan on showing you how you build an online business selling other people’s products online.

The Benefit Of Selling Other People’s Products

Believe it or not, there are many people selling other people’s products online.

The reason being, companies find it more profitable to have others market their products, and pay commissions if a sale is made.

Along with the profit companies are making using other people to promote their products, here are some other benefits:

  • Don’t have to worry about carrying inventory
  • No need to manufacture product
  • No worries about customer service
  • No worries about shipping and handling
  • Don’t have to worry about staff
  • No technical issues to worry about

If you’re someone that is new to making money online, everything I listed above can make selling online a nightmare.

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7 Personal Training Website Ideas – To Help Get You Started

Being a personal trainer can be a tough profession to get started with if you’re new to the fitness industry.

Heck, it can be tough even if you’re a veteran in the game. That’s why it’s important to create multiple revenue streams for any type of business you get into.

One way to do that is with a website.

But for some, building a website can be intimidating. Which is why I've come up with some personal training website ideas to help get you started.

Whether you’re just starting your personal training career, or been at it for a while, the tips I provide in this article should help give you some insight on how to get started.

Remember, the goal for your business is to create more than one revenue stream, and building a website is one of the best ways to do it.

Find Your Target Market

The fitness industry provides you with a bunch of avenues to take in which you can grow your business.

So it’s easy for someone just getting started to try an be a jack of all trades. But that kind of thinking could lead to overthinking and thus burning yourself out.

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6 Fitness Website Ideas – For Personal Trainers

Coming up with fitness website ideas for your personal training business can be tough.

Finding ways in which to provide your readers with helpful information, while at the same time making money can be a real battle.

Obviously you don’t want it to seem like you’re only about the money. So you try to provide helpful information for them.

But you run a business and have bills to pay, so making money will be high on the priority list.

So my goal is to provide for you some tips on how to both help people, and make money at the same time.

By helping people, you will find that people are willing to purchase from your site because of the help you’ve provided.

So below are some ideas for your fitness website to help grow your personal training business.

Create High Value Content

What I mean by high value content is focus on creating content that helps your readers.

When users are searching on the internet, it’s usually because they’re looking for answers. Answers to questions they haven’t been able to find themselves.

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How To Make Money With A Fitness Blog

So you want to learn how to make money with a fitness blog?

Well, if you’re in the fitness industry, then I’m sure you’re aware of how difficult it can be to make money.

Whether you’re struggling to find clients, or burnt out because you have too many clients, making money in this industry can take a toll on you emotionally.

This is why it’s important to find other ways in which you can capitalize on your expertise as a health and fitness professional.

One of those ways is with a fitness blog.

With over 3 billion people having access to the internet, this is a great opportunity to get yourself out in front of all these people.

So my goal with this article is to show you how you can take your passion for fitness, and turn it into a sustainable online business.

Figure Out Your Target Audience

Knowing who you’re selling to is one of the most important aspects of building your online business.

That’s because the goal of your fitness blog is to help solve the problems your audience have in regards to their health.

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How To Become an Online Personal Trainer – In 5 Easy Steps

In this article, I plan on showing you how to become an online personal trainer in 5 easy steps.

I’m sure when you hear the term online personal trainer, the first thing that goes through your mind is training clients online.

But i want you to think of the term “online personal trainer” a bit differently.

Instead of figuring out how to train clients from your laptop, I want you to think of the online world as a way to supplement your personal training business.

The goal is for you to be able to continue training your clients in person.

But also have an online platform where you can use your influence as a trainer to help those you don’t meet in person.

Not sure how you can do that?

Below I will show you how you can bring your personal training skills to the online world.

Building an online business that will not only grow your brand as a trainer, but also provide you with passive income that affords you time to do other things you enjoy.

Pick a Niche

When I built my first website back in 2016. I knew that I wanted it to be focused in the health and fitness industry.

I wasn’t yet sure exactly what I wanted to talk about, but I knew I wanted to help people live a healthier lifestyle.

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Training To Become A Personal Trainer? – 7 Things You Need To Know

Are you training to become a personal trainer? Not feeling the whole cubicle lifestyle and want to do something more rewarding?

Well before you make such a decision, let me share with you a bit of my experiences as someone who is actually certified.

When I decided to pursue a career as a personal trainer, I saw it as a way to ditch the whole 9 to 5 office life.

Being able to wear gym clothes, work out, and help people get in shape seemed like a pretty cool gig.

But I quickly learned that the lifestyle of a personal trainer wasn’t as easy as it seemed.

Depending on where you live, it can be pretty tough making a living. And compared to an office job, there is a lot of uncertainty when it comes to your income.

But if you’re like me, you rather this type of lifestyle than the office job that leaves you pretty much lifeless each and everyday.

So if you really want to live the life of a personal trainer, then there are some things you should know before getting started.

Everyone Is Trying To Become a Personal Trainer

So what does this mean? This means that the industry is over saturated with people looking to live the life of a personal trainer.

Therefore there isn’t much demand for gyms to find trainers since there are so many of them.

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