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August 10, 2018
PT Workspace
August 10, 2018

Customer Story – meet ‘PT Workspace’, a flexible work space for Personal Trainers

PT Workspace is a new and interesting concept, providing Personal Training spaces in prime locations at great prices. They also offer business support and mentoring for new PT business startups. We’re lucky enough to have interviewed one of the founders, learn more about their business below!   The name of your fitness business and how long you been in operation […]
July 26, 2018
Software Benefits
July 26, 2018

3 Unexpected Benefits of using Personal Training Software

Guest post by Tyler Read Most people purchase personal training software for the obvious benefits of saving time, program design and client scheduling. Obviously, these are the biggest reasons why people are attracted to personal training software. But on top of the obvious benefits of software mentioned above, there are also plenty of unexpected benefits that most people don’t even […]
June 28, 2018
Lisa Parkes Ninja Warrior
June 28, 2018

Lisa Parkes – Ninja Warrior & PTminder Customer

Byron Bay’s pint-sized warrior! Lisa “Pocket Rocket” Parkes flew onto our screens as a Ninja Warrior contestant hoping to run, grab, hang and dive her way to the finish of the world-famous obstacle course. With her new fitness venture Ninja Play Academy Byron Bay, its doors are open to help us all find the ninja in us. Lisa reflects on her […]
April 11, 2018
Why Group Personal Training Works
April 11, 2018

Why Group Personal Training Works

Are you maximising your potential? Let’s be honest, when it’s all said and done people love people and want to make exercise fun. By combining training in a group we make it more exciting, engaging and fun, while at the same time, keeping our clients accountable. There’s always a place for one on one training, however the industry as a […]
January 30, 2018
4 Steps to Easily Double Your Sales Closing Rate
January 30, 2018

4 Steps to Easily Double Your Sales Closing Rate

I don’t like to sell. Not many people do. And that’s exactly why so many trainers put it on the backburner. It can be tempting to think that your in-person or online services will sell themselves. If your clients get great results, shouldn’t more clients flock your way? Sometimes this does happen, but if you haven’t rehearsed your sales script, […]
January 26, 2018
Know Your Niche
January 26, 2018

The Secret to Huge Profits as a Personal Trainer: Know Your Niche

A few years ago I came to a crossroads with my online fitness business. Sales had been growing steadily each year. Profits were up. The outlook was good. But, I thought it was time to bring in an expert who could help speed up the growth process. I began searching for a business coach who could help me take my […]
November 2, 2017
November 2, 2017

What is E.P.O.C? Excess Post-Exercise Oxygen Consumption

Training for the “Afterburn” What is E.P.O.C? After we warm up and begin a greater intensity of exercise, our body must choose which energy system to use based on our intensity level. During this time, it starts taking in more oxygen until we get our “second wind” and our oxygen demands are eventually met. This is most noticeable for runners, […]
November 2, 2017
November 2, 2017

PTminder welcomes UFC GYM®

“We have been using the PTminder at our flag ship location in Wetherill Park and have been so impressed that we now intend to roll it out across all clubs as our personal training management software.” Jason Laurence – UFCGYM National Franchise Manager UFC Gym is the first major brand extension of UFC®, the world leader in the sport of […]
October 5, 2017
October 5, 2017

A Simple Guide To Dominating Local Google Searches With Your Personal Trainer/Studio Website

  A Simple Guide To Dominating Local Google Searches With Your Personal Trainer/Studio Website If you have your own website, you’ve probably heard of SEO. If you haven’t, you should have. SEO stands for search engine optimisation and it the process by which you make changes to your website so that you show up at the top when people search […]
July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017

Keep PT Clients Motivated With These 5 Tips

We can all go online and find a new workout or meal plan, so why do people hire personal trainers? The answer is motivation. The number one reason people hire a personal trainer is for motivation. You can be the most knowledgeable trainer in the world, but without the ability to motivate your clients, they aren’t going to keep coming […]
July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017

Online Fitness Class Scheduling With PTminder

  I was speaking with one of our newest clients the other day and I was amazed by what she told me. Jo admitted that she still schedules all of her fitness classes manually, over the phone and that she takes all payments on arrival. As I was quickly doing the maths in my head, it dawned on me just […]
July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017

Where Will Your Personal Training Career Take You

When it comes to career options in the field of fitness, Personal Trainers come pretty high up the chain for choice! Gone are the days when Personal Trainers stuck to the gym floor, doling out diet plans and monitoring clients’ movements. Today’s Personal​ Trainers​ are better qualified, more highly skilled and much more career driven. Whether you’re taking your first […]