Articles In 'Personal Fitness Trainer'

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

You’ve found your first client (maybe using our tips for building clientele), and you’re ready to plan your first personal training session. What steps do you need to take? Read on to learn how to plan a personal training session, and then use these steps to create a workflow for developing your ongoing personal training sessions.... read more.

  • July 19, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

We’ve talked about what it takes to be a successful personal trainer, and one of the most important things is that you inspire the people who work with you. Read on to learn about 3 successful personal trainers who inspire us. Be prepared, though; you just may decide to become a personal trainer yourself.... read more.

  • May 08, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

If someone is trusting you to be their personal trainer, they are putting their health in your hands. They expect that you will be able to guide them safely through the process of improving their physical fitness, but what qualifies you to help them? Read on to learn 3 qualifications needed to become a personal trainer.... read more.

  • April 18, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

Deciding what you want your career to be is only the first step. Then, you have to figure out how to get there. There are 3 ways to become a personal trainer. Read on to learn more about each method and choose the one that works best for you.... read more.

  • March 20, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

Whether you already have your personal training certificate or are still thinking about your options, online personal training is a unique career opportunity that you can start quickly. But how exactly do you get started as an online personal trainer? Read on for our tips!... read more.

  • January 19, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

If you work for yourself, you definitely need to use social media to build your personal training business, but even if you work at a gym, these tips can help bring in clients. You’ll be surprised by the power of social media to improve your business, but the only way to see its results is to get started.... read more.

  • November 21, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

Whether you work for yourself or for one of the best gyms in New York, as a certified personal trainer, you are probably responsible for building your own clientele. You may be the fittest, most inspirational personal trainer in the world, but if you aren’t actively promoting yourself, how will people know how great you are? Thankfully, we’ve compiled 3 tips for certified personal trainers to build clientele.Offer Free or Reduced Rate TrainingIf you are just starting out or have recently become... read more.

  • August 08, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

Did you know that personal trainer was actually ranked #18 on CNN/Payscale.com’s list of the best jobs in America in 2012? That may have been 5 years ago, but this career is still growing by leaps and bounds. With a renewed focus on fitness and climbing obesity rates, personal trainers are very much in demand. But how much do personal trainers make?How Much Do Personal Trainers Make in the US?The average annual income for a personal trainer nationwide is $56,679 according to salary.com with most salar... read more.

  • February 09, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

New York City is full of gyms and personal training facilities, and there are plenty of busy people who need your help getting into shape. But you don’t want to work just anywhere. You want to work somewhere unique. We’ve compiled the top places to work as a personal trainer in NYC so you can get started finding your dream job.AQUAAQUA is an innovative gym focusing on aquacycling. Aquacycling combines the rigors of cycling with the gentleness of aquarobics for a complete workout without the join... read more.

  • November 04, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

Some people look at personal fitness training as a career that just happens because you love exercising, but becoming a personal trainer takes hard work and dedication. And a lot more than working out.Here are 5 crucial steps to becoming a personal fitness trainer.1. Get Motivated and Make PlansFirst thing’s first, you need to get excited. You need to decide if becoming a personal trainer is really something you want to do. Do you LOVE going to the gym? Do you love helping people? Why do you want to b... read more.

  • July 13, 2016