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The Beginning Of The End?

September 30, 2017

Today marks the end of the third quarter of 2017 Or as I like to call it: ‘Q3’ For many personal trainers, they’ll start to wind things down… Under the assumption that ‘business’ will be quiet until the New Year From my perspective? This Is Retarded You see, amigo… Some people WILL use the ‘weather’ […]

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Life Lessons From Hugh Hefner

September 29, 2017

Yesterday morning, I woke up to the news that Hugh Hefner… (The man behind the iconic ‘Playboy’ magazine) Had died of natural causes, at the ripe old age of ninety-one Whether you’re a fan of his work or not… You have to admire the guy He played life by his rules Made millions Was dearly […]

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Whose Fault Is It, Anyway?

September 28, 2017

If you’ve been in this industry for any length of time… You’ll know that most personal trainers FAIL to last twelve months Pretty shocking, right? The question is: Who’s to blame? Is it the training providers… With their promises of £60K+ salaries? Is it the general public… With their aversion to anything involving physical activity? […]

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Bootcamp Virgins

September 27, 2017

In the UK, the legal age of consent is sixteen However, I know for a FACT that most personal trainers are virgins Bootcamp virgins, that is How do I know this? It’s simple, amigo Most personal trainers are BROKE (The average annual salary for a personal trainer is less than £16K!) And most of them fail […]

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It’s Not A Wise Strategy

September 26, 2017

As you know, amigo… I’m a HUGE fan of the ‘bootcamp’ business model In fact, I think pretty much EVERY personal trainer should run a bootcamp (The earning potential is ENORMOUS) Unfortunately, not all personal trainers agree Instead? They’d rather work indoors, surrounded by chrome dumbbells and full length mirrors The problem? These personal trainers […]

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How To Make More Money…FAST!

September 25, 2017

If you want to make more money as a personal trainer? You need to get in front of people, and show them that you know what you’re talking about One of the best ways to do this, is to host a webinar Why? Because it lets people see what you’re really like as a PERSON […]

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It’s Going To Suck

September 24, 2017

I ain’t gonna lie, amigo… It’s going to suck But to find out ‘what’ I’m talking about? You’ll have to check out my ‘Daily Diesel’ podcast If you’ve NOT had a chance to listen this week?

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Do You Like Working Saturdays?

September 23, 2017

Do you like working Saturdays, amigo? For me? It’s a BIG no-no In my house? The weekend is FAMILY time (Same with my evenings) Unfortunately, this isn’t something that most personal trainers can say Instead? They’ll work every hour under the sun… For very little money in return Luckily for you, mon ami… This is […]

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It’s A Crap Qualification

September 22, 2017

“It’s an easy course!” “It only takes six weeks!” “It’s a crap qualification!” Recognise any of the above, amigo? It’s what LOTS of personal trainers tell other personal trainers about their PT qualifications Whilst I do think that there is a LOT of room for improvement within the industry… I’m NOT a fan of ‘qualification […]

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Minimum Wage Personal Trainers

September 21, 2017

According to the UK Government… The minimum wage for someone over the age of twenty-five is: £7.50 per hour If we multiply £7.50 by forty hours per week? We get £15,600 per year Which, coincidentally, is the typical salary of the ‘average’ personal trainer That means, that there are personal trainers out there… Who would […]