The Ultimate Guide to Using Facebook Live for Personal Trainers and Nutrition Coaches

Facebook Live allows users to broadcast real-time video to users of the Facebook platform via a computer or smartphone camera. Since it was launched in 2016, the viewer count has skyrocketed to over two billion viewers worldwide. It’s no secret that video is one of the most effective marketing tools when it comes to grabbing and keeping a viewer’s attention. According to Hubspot, nearly 75% of consumers prefer to learn about products and services through video instead of a written ad.



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269 Verne Harnish Creating Momentum With Meetings in Your Fitness Business

Verne Harnish is founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), with over 14,000 members worldwide, and chaired for fifteen years EO’s premiere CEO program, the “Birthing of Giants” held at MIT, a program in which he still teaches today.

Founder and CEO of Scaling Up, a global executive education and coaching company with over 180 partners on six continents, Verne has spent the past three decades helping companies scaleup.

He’s the author of the bestseller Mastering the Rockefeller Habits which is translated into 9 languages; and along with the editors of Fortune, authored The Greatest Business Decisions of All Times, for which Jim Collins wrote the foreword. His latest book Scaling Up (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) has won eight major international book awards including the prestigious International Book Award for Best General Business book.

Verne also chairs the annual ScaleUp Summits in collaboration with Bloomberg and serves on several boards including chair of The Riordan Clinic; co-founder and chair of Geoversity; and board member of the Million Dollar Women’s movement. A private investor in many scaleups, Verne enjoys piano, tennis, and magic as a card-carrying member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.


Your Podcast Snapshot:

  • Developing a meeting schedule to create momentum in your business
  • Daily, weekly and monthly meeting structure and inclusions
  • Tips for launching and maintaining a meeting culture

Episode Timeline

  • 00:09  Your Fitness Business Podcast Snapshot
  • 00:31  Thank you to our podcast partner  MYZONE
  • 00:57   What’s coming up on this week show
  • 03:02  Message from our podcast partner MYZONE
  • 03:22  Welcome to Verne Harnish with this weeks Precor Quick Fire Five
  • 06:01 What is a good meeting schedule to create momentum
  • 10:05 How can we involve part-time or casual staff in team meetings
  • 12:12  How important is it to have a consistent day or time for our meetings
  • 13:52  Agenda sample for a monthly meeting
  • 15:33  What is one key lesson for fitness owners
  • 19:03  What should our focus be for strategic meetings
  • 22:54  Meeting basics Q&A
  • 27:52  Message from our friends at Loud Rumor
  • 28:30  Fitbizpiration: 3 tips on launching and maintaining a meeting culture
  • 29:22  Check out Vernes 2020 Scaling Up events in 2020 (links below)
  • 31:28  Message from our podcast partner Precor
  • 32:04  Announcing the winners of our BOSE Alto Frames competition
  • 32:37  Precor Quick Fire Five  – Special 4 part series in Jan 2020
  • 33:15  REWIND Feature Show: Luke Carlson: Identifying Your Core Purpose Makes Your Fitness Business Unique
  • 34:34  Join us at the #FBPFamily Meet Up at IHRSA 2020
  • 35:26  Join the Active Management Community today!

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Resources and links from todays guest, Verne Harnish

Verne Harnish Weekly Insights

Scaling Up Workshops 

Scaling Up Summit 

Books recommended by Verne Harnish

This Weeks Rewind Show

Luke Carlson: Identifying Your Core Purpose Makes Your Fitness Business Unique

During the episode you will learn:

  • The importance of having a clear core purpose and core values for your business
  • Why it is so important to understand what truly makes you different as
  • What it means to promise and deliver five star customer service

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269 Verne Harnish Creating Momentum With Meetings in Your Fitness Business

Verne Harnish is founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), with over 14,000 members worldwide, and chaired for fifteen years EO’s premiere CEO program, the “Birthing of Giants” held at MIT, a program in which he still teaches today.

Founder and CEO of Scaling Up, a global executive education and coaching company with over 180 partners on six continents, Verne has spent the past three decades helping companies scaleup.

He’s the author of the bestseller Mastering the Rockefeller Habits which is translated into 9 languages; and along with the editors of Fortune, authored The Greatest Business Decisions of All Times, for which Jim Collins wrote the foreword. His latest book Scaling Up (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) has won eight major international book awards including the prestigious International Book Award for Best General Business book.

Verne also chairs the annual ScaleUp Summits in collaboration with Bloomberg and serves on several boards including chair of The Riordan Clinic; co-founder and chair of Geoversity; and board member of the Million Dollar Women’s movement. A private investor in many scaleups, Verne enjoys piano, tennis, and magic as a card-carrying member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.


Your Podcast Snapshot:

  • Developing a meeting schedule to create momentum in your business
  • Daily, weekly and monthly meeting structure and inclusions
  • Tips for launching and maintaining a meeting culture

Episode Timeline

  • 00:09  Your Fitness Business Podcast Snapshot
  • 00:31  Thank you to our podcast partner  MYZONE
  • 00:57   What’s coming up on this week show
  • 03:02  Message from our podcast partner MYZONE
  • 03:22  Welcome to Verne Harnish with this weeks Precor Quick Fire Five
  • 06:01 What is a good meeting schedule to create momentum
  • 10:05 How can we involve part-time or casual staff in team meetings
  • 12:12  How important is it to have a consistent day or time for our meetings
  • 13:52  Agenda sample for a monthly meeting
  • 15:33  What is one key lesson for fitness owners
  • 19:03  What should our focus be for strategic meetings
  • 22:54  Meeting basics Q&A
  • 27:52  Message from our friends at Loud Rumor
  • 28:30  Fitbizpiration: 3 tips on launching and maintaining a meeting culture
  • 29:22  Check out Vernes 2020 Scaling Up events in 2020 (links below)
  • 31:28  Message from our podcast partner Precor
  • 32:04  Announcing the winners of our BOSE Alto Frames competition
  • 32:37  Precor Quick Fire Five  – Special 4 part series in Jan 2020
  • 33:15  REWIND Feature Show: Luke Carlson: Identifying Your Core Purpose Makes Your Fitness Business Unique
  • 34:34  Join us at the #FBPFamily Meet Up at IHRSA 2020
  • 35:26  Join the Active Management Community today!

Did you love today’s episode? Leave a Review here

Resources and links from todays guest, Verne Harnish

Verne Harnish Weekly Insights

Scaling Up Workshops 

Scaling Up Summit 

Books recommended by Verne Harnish

This Weeks Rewind Show

Luke Carlson: Identifying Your Core Purpose Makes Your Fitness Business Unique

During the episode you will learn:

  • The importance of having a clear core purpose and core values for your business
  • Why it is so important to understand what truly makes you different as
  • What it means to promise and deliver five star customer service

This Weeks Podcast Partners

This Weeks Advertisers

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7 Easy Tips to Help Your Clients Maintain Their Progress Throughout the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — but it’s also the most difficult time for your clients to stay on track with their health goals. Temptation is everywhere. From sugary treats, holiday cocktails, and the stress of too many commitments, it’s hard to stay focused on good habits and good health during the last few months of the year. However, with some planning and encouragement from you, they will enter the new year feeling better than ever.



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