017 Turning Pro | Retention is King


Here at Active Life, we want to provide you with actionable, timely content that will help you and other fitness professionals get through this period of intense uncertainty. 

If you're a gym owner, you're learning - whether intentionally or not - that retention is the single most important thing in your gym.  On this episode, Dr. Sean talks about retention, what you can do about it, and what you can learn going forward for your gym.

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The Guest Show with Stu Brauer of WTF Gym Talk

Are you an entrepreneur trying to balance “I love my business” with “but my family gets in the way of it”? We know it feels uncomfortable to say it outloud however it's the truth that many small business owners feel.

This topic is a bit different than our usual content but we know that a large number of our listeners may be struggling with juggling long hours at work and finding energy at the end of the day.

In this episode, Stu Brauer (WTF Gym Talk) candidly speaks about the factors that led to his recent divorce, how he and his wife are still living amicably and the conversations that were leading up to the decision to split. We cover topics like when it’s time to seek counseling (it’s not when you think), establishing expectations with your significant other and living your truth in order to be fulfilled in life and business.

If you’ve listened to Stu speak you know that he brings the realness without apology. We respect Stu so much for...

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002 | The Guest Show - Using fear to fuel your business with Patrick Sweeney

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Do you find yourself struggling with the decision to spend the money you currently have in order to build the life that you want in the future? This fear-response around having, spending and acquiring money is one of the biggest faults business owners have leading to analysis-paralysis and regret.

Today’s guest has made it his passion to transform fear to fuel in order to thrive and live his best life. Patrick Sweeney is an author, entrepreneur and adventure seeker on a mission to help others discover and face their fears. He found his courage after a near-death experience with cancer forced him to answer the question. “What the hell am I doing with my life?”.

In this guest episode, we dive into the neuroscience behind the fear response and different ways it can show up in our lives. We also unpack prior belief systems and false armors that are likely preventing you from...

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001 - Turning Pro - Gain financial freedom as a coach with movement assessments

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Are you still looking for ways to increase 1-on-1 sales in your gym? If you are not implementing assessments for every single client, you are losing opportunity. Assessments allows us to provide safety and value for each client while creating conversation for personal training sales.

In this first episode of Turning Pro, Larry Gaier and Dr. Sean discuss how to turn assessments into cash flow by increasing personal training and lowering injury.  If you aren’t assessing every new client that walks in you’re turning your back on gym revenue and client safety.

Ready to get going with assessments? 

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Check out the movement screen video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0JFY5p_wdw

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