Hello and welcome to the Resources for my book 101 Personal Training Marketing Secrets. I picked these resources because I believe they will help you your fitness career the most. The resources are divided into different sections to make your search easier. Some of the resources below contain affiliate links, which means if you decide to buy a product after clicking on a link, I will make a little bit of money. That said, please know that my main goal is to help you. I trust the resources below and feel they will make you a better trainer.
I update this page from time to time as I learn of new tools so check back often. If you have any questions or believe a resource should be listed here, please email me so I can consider it.
I've written several books which I know will help you. They include:Personal Fitness Training Beyond The Basics, 2nd edt.
Nutrition Essentials 5th edt.
Nutritional Supplements: What Works and Why
Advanced Personal Training
Rhabdo: The Side Effect Of Exercise You've Never Heard Of
300 question Personal Trainer Practice Test
Posts Mentioned In The Book
Here is a list of things I've written that were mentioned in the book:
Sales ResourcesThe Personal Training Sales Education Textbook
Permission Marketing: Turning Strangers into Friends and Friends into Customers
Promoting Personal Training With Integrity
Business Card Display Holder for Car
Business ResourcesPersonal Trainers Legal Bible
Business card display holders
ACSM Business Guide For Fitness Professionals
How To Start a Personal Training Business
Lead Generation For Dummies
Book Publishing Resources
Sally Reinhart – Book covers and book formatting service.
The Write Proof Reader – Proofreading and editing services (she does blog proofreading too)
Kindle for PC (if you don't have an Amazon Kindle)
Kindle for Mac (if you don't have an Amazon Kindle)
How to make a kindle ebook (own a kindle or install the free kindle software above to read it)
CreateSpace (publish physical books)
Aweber (newsletters, email marketing etc.)
Exercise Science ResourcesACSM Chronic Diseases and Disabilities Book
ACSM Exercise Guidelines Book
Easy To Understand Health Books
Because I know not everybody likes to read an exercise science book, here is a list of pretty easy to read books on health issues that fitness trainers should know about. I own several Dummies books myself.Diabetes For Dummies
Arthritis For Dummies
Anatomy And Physiology For Dummies
Breast Cancer For Dummies
Nutrition BooksIn Defense Of Food
Sugar Salt Fat
The China Study
Dietary Supplement Resources
Equipment ResourcesBlood Pressure Cuff
Body fat tester