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The Key To Perfect Social Media Marketing

social media over reaction

Social networks are a dangerous place to make a mistake- a simple mistake is remembered and reminded for all time to come! In such a high pressure environment, it's best to be prepared, and below are three quick tips you can use right NOW to always have an awesome social media presence and rake in the followers! 1) Picky Picky Quality beats quantity any day when it comes to social media. Quality c ...[Read More]

2018 Fitness MBA Summit – Who’s Attending So Far?

2018 Fitness MBA Summit

I wanted to reintroduce myself, Gary Augustine Warren, Director of the Fitness MBA Summit this August 24-25. If you are local, you may have caught my presentation at the NSCA OK Fall Clinic in 2017. I have a quote from, Jason West, NSCA OK Director below. As a fitness professional attending the conference, you receive plenty of information on the newest research findings or the current clinial pra ...[Read More]

3 Tips for the Perfect Business

3 Tips for the Perfect Business

● Pitch It This may sound weird because usually a sales pitch is done AFTER finalizing the plan, but this is one of the biggest hacks to shorten your business plan development time. Create a one page pitch (it should take you 30 minutes) and you’ll have a better idea of how you need to need forward to meet your requirements. This will help you better understand how to frame your business plan. A o ...[Read More]

It’s Not About YOU – 3 Hacks for Building Your Client Base

3 Hacks for Building Your Client Base - Your Brand Story

3 Hacks For Building Your Brand's Story By Teri Crenshaw FYI: Your story isn’t about you… Most fitness entrepreneurs think that the story they should tell us about how they started, the obstacles they’ve overcome or victories they have had that make them the best or better than their competitors. (Cue the #flexfriday selfie) That’s the wrong story. Spoiler alert! Your clients don’t care. Your idea ...[Read More]

OK Summer Conference : 1.4 NSCA CEUs

OK Summer Conference

NSCA Oklahoma Attendees: My name is Gary Augustine Warren, NSCA-CPT,*D, CSCS,*D.  I am also the director of the FMI Guild, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization focused on business education for fitness professionals. Business administration and organization are topics that are seldom addressed in our field at NSCA. While exercise science and programming are vital, knowing how to pay the bills and ...[Read More]

City of Moore to Host Fitness MBA Summit

City of Moore to Host Fitness MBA Summit

MOORE, OKLA. - The City of Moore Parks and Recreation is pleased to be the host of International Conference, the Fitness MBA Summit. Traditionally held in Southern California, co-founder, Gary Warren, who is also an Oklahoma resident, wanted to something different for the 10th Anniversary. "We had some scheduling issues last year and wanted to do something that could accommodate everyone's schedul ...[Read More]

3 Harsh Truths To Make You A Better Entrepreneur

Better Entrepreneur

  Ours Tips To Become A Better Entrepreneur 1) You Can’t Do Everything! There’s always too much to do, when you’re a business owner. If you try to do it all, you’ll burn yourself out and won’t be able to put your effort in places it’s really needed. Delegation is an important part of the process. Be sure to hire people who can fill in your gaps and help you succeed! 💪🏻 2) Habits Vs Inspiratio ...[Read More]

5 Essential Digital Marketing Tools For 2017-18

5 Essential Digital Marketing Tools For 2017-18

  According to perhaps the most renowned evolutionary biologist, Charles Darwin, survival of any species is primarily dependent on one very important factor - Adaptability. Well, it isn’t just biological species which are evolving and changing everyday. Technology is progressing and changing at unbelievable speed and we must keep up with all the variations, in order to use technology to it’s ...[Read More]

5 Powerful Influencer Marketing Tools To Find Influencers

5 Powerful Influencer Marketing Tools To Find Influencers

Influencer Marketing Tools To Help You Find Influencers In Your Market Influencers are amongst the highest authority in their respective fields and they command a great amount of leverage over their fans and followers. Working with Influencers to advertise your brand and spread your message, is a tried and tested and an effective method to grow in your market and increase your client base. However ...[Read More]

Market Research: A Brief Introduction and Why You Need It

Market Research: A Brief Introduction and Why You Need It

So you’ve recently started off your very own fitness business, and using the concepts you learned about marketing and branding, are just on the threshold of reaching your targets. However, there is still one missing ingredient to your success recipe: Market Research What is Market Research? Business market research is defined as the process of collecting data to determine whether a particular prod ...[Read More]