All posts tagged "Health & Fitness"

  • Hitting its Stride

    Aaron Moore knew early on in life that a traditional 9 to 5 job sitting at a desk wasn’t in the cards. Growing up, Moore...

  • More Than Just a Debtor

    Billing and collections can be the most uncomfortable aspect of your business if not handled correctly. Information discrepancies or slightly too aggressive payment collection tactics...

  • Fun for the Whole Family

    For many health clubs across the U.S., two particular segments of consumers have proved fruitful: youth and families.  At Franco’s Athletic Club in Mandeville, Louisiana,...

  • Best Practices for Heart Rate Tracking Technology

    Before heart-rate tracking technology, health club members had to rely on guesswork to determine how hard they were working. Now, as heart-rate tracking continues to...

  • Passing the Torch: Leadership Development

    Leadership development is one of the most important areas for health club operators to dedicate time and resources to. Just ask Tina Basoco, the vice...

  • A Window of Opportunity

    Lynne and Victor Brick cut their teeth in the fitness industry through group exercise.  In 1982, the husband-and-wife team launched a part-time aerobic dance business,...

  • The Relaxation Station

    Recovery is an integral part of fitness, and as members become more educated on this fact, the fitness industry is adapting. Today, more and more...

  • A Rising Tide Lifts All Boats

    Merriam Webster defines the word “competition” as, “The effort of two or more parties acting independently to secure the business of a third party, by...

  • Getting Your Money’s Worth

    When people say you have to spend money to make money, it’s true. However, with some evaluation of your facility, you can find ways to...

  • 2019 Franchise Forecast

    Entrepreneur Magazine recently designated fitness as one of its top 10 franchise categories for 2019. Writes contributor Tracy Stapp Herold, “Fitness is one of the...