Posts Tagged with "Jon Goodman"

Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: 6/14/21

SOCIAL MEDIA SHENANIGANS Twitter Life of a trainer: Wake Up: “alright, schedule is jam packed today. Let’s go!” Opens email. Three cancellations in the first hour…😂😂 — Tony Gentilcore (@tonygentilcore1) June 12, 2021 Instagram   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Tony Gentilcore (@tonygentilcore) STUFF TO READ WHILE YOU’RE PRETENDING TO… Read more

Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: 9/7/18

BUT FIRST…CHECK THIS STUFF OUT 1. (Even More) Complete Shoulder & Hip Blueprint – Upcoming Locations Below This workshop will piggyback on the material Dean Somerset and I covered in the original Complete Shoulder & Hip Blueprint. But now. BUT NOW…… ….It’s the (Even More) Complete Shoulder & Hip Blueprint. A bunch of wordsmiths we are. With this… Read more

Stuff To Read While You’re Pretending To Work: 10/20/17

Today’s a big day. 1) We’re taking Julian apple picking for the first time in his life. Cue cute baby pictures on Instagram at some point later today. 2) We’re paying off the rest of Lisa’s student loans which means we’re both now 100% debt free. Holla. This is actually something I may write about… Read more

Why an Online Training Business Might be Right For You (and 3 mistakes when building one)

I have a special treat for you today. Jon Goodman, the Godfather of online training, emailed me to ask if he could write a guest post for the site. I was like, “does Dolly Parton sleep on her back? Of course you can.” Jon knows online training and he’s painstakingly built one of the best… Read more

13 Ways to Transmogrify Any Exercise

I’ve been lucky to have so many people offering to write stellar content for me lately. Today I have a post by none other than Jon Goodman; friend, colleague, best selling author (Ignite the Fire), and pretty much the Don Corleone of personal training information. He won’t leave severed horse heads in your bed, but… Read more

Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: Get-Ups, Conditioning, and Becoming the Expert

WIth Lisa starting the process of studying for her licensure exam on a nightly basis (she’s currently on the home stretch of her post-doctorate Fellowship), it’s given me the opportunity to catch up on some much needed reading. Of course, like an asstard I made the mistake of starting season three of The Walking Dead… Read more

5 Mistakes I Made as a Trainer and Coach That You Should Avoid

Here’s a little TG trivia for all of you: it was never my intention to become a personal trainer or strength coach. That wasn’t my game plan at least.  Nope, my game plan, and what I went to school for, was to become a health teacher. Bachelor’s degree in Health Education, thank you very much…. Read more

Stuff To Read While You’re Pretending To Work: Core Strength, Should Trainers Assess, and Bench Press Voodoo

You know that feeling when you go on vacation and you come back and go to the gym for the first time and it’s readily apparent that you were on vacation? Yeah, that was me yesterday after being away for over a week. In my defense, while we were down in Florida Lisa and I… Read more