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Excerpts — Business of Personal Training With Web Resource

Training a client in a home or office

Some clients greatly value receiving personal training at home or at the office because it saves them time that would otherwise be spent in traveling to and from the health club. Their appreciation of this benefit makes them more likely to use the services of a personal trainer.

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The importance of writing a business plan

A business plan is a detailed description of your company, its concept, how it will run, what it will cost to run, and where you want it to go. As you learn about the world of business, you may come across varied opinions about how to write a business plan or even whether it’s worth it.

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This is why insurance matters

Lawsuits can be brought against health clubs, personal trainers, and instructors. If you’d like to get a taste of the possibilities, a simple web search will provide you with many examples (see, for instance, Eickhoff-Shemek, 2013).

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