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If you are able to answer these questions to a client, youíll be much more likely to sign a client. Above all, personal trainer will make a customer state his or her reasonable goals and set a plan to reach those goal in a healthy and constructive learning environment that will let client keep regime for years to come, even if they stop using personal trainer.
What is it That Separates a Good Personal Trainer from a Bad One? Like when you shop for anything else, there are good trainers and there are bad personal trainers, but what is difference? A good personal trainer would tell you that you should shop around and find right trainer for you. A lot of corporate gym trainers have sales quotas, do you really think theyíre primary interest is your health? Most of them have minimal training and are more of a sales person than a trainer.
If you are looking to become a personal trainer, what is it you should do first? Try to take course on exercise, fitness and health. If you also stay involved personally in body building industry, youíre also staying on top of competition. Commitment is key; you have to be committed, as your clients certainly will not be. They will want to quit and give excuses. You canít let them. Above all, a personal trainer really cares about client. You canít simply treat them like another paycheck. A customer has personal goals and needs and is asking you to help them along a path they canít walk on their own. What a personal trainer is, is not a salesman or a drill sergeant, a personal trainer is a coach, a mentor and a partner on a road to a goal.
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