AFS Involved in Roundtable Event for Fitness Studio Owners

April 21 2015 In News & Events category
By Josh Leve, AFS Co-Founder & President. You know that feeling when you’re in a moment and you’re witnessing something great and you just want to do everything you can to capture that experience? I had that moment when I recently had the pleasure to participate in the first ever roundtable event put together by Rick Mayo, CEO of North Point Fitness and Alloy Personal Training Solutions and Frank Nash, Owner of Frank Nash Training Systems. This two-day event in Atlanta,...
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The Association Value Equation - the Inherent Value of Industry Research

April 14 2015 In Public category
By Stephen Tharrett and Mark Williamson, ClubIntel. At some point in every small business’ lifecycle comes a time when they have to decide whether to become a member of an industry association. Industry associations by their very nature are formed to provide a collective voice to help an industry grow, to protect it from damaging legislation, and promote it to the public and investors. For example, the International Health, Racquet and Sportclub Association’s (IHRSA) mission...
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State of FitTech 2015

March 16 2015 In News & Events category
Fitness Insider reveals their top fitness apps of 2015! Click here to see the list!
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5 Ways to Network and Grow Your Fitness Business

January 31 2015 In Public category
 By Liz Callham, AFS Special Contributor. Networking: the exchange of information or services among individuals, groups, or institutions; specifically: the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business. There are many ways to network. But to truly make networking effective for your business, first you must clearly outline what your goals are.  For instance are you looking to gain insight into other businesses around you? Learn about up...
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ACEHealth.org Offers Tools to Improve Patient Outcomes

December 29 2014 In News & Events category
In an effort to connect with healthcare professionals in need of tools to improve patient activation, ACE has created ACEhealth.org, dedicated to providing resources for healthcare professionals. The site provides insight into how healthcare providers and health and fitness professionals can work together to extend care beyond the clinical setting by making science-based expertise in behavior change, fitness and nutrition more accessible. The site also...
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