Handbooks are invaluable for keeping your team informed of your policies and can help you out of an HR jam. So no matter how tedious they are to create, you must do the work to write one. Here’s some advice on the main sections your handbook should contain.
Groupon and LivingSocial can work well to bring in a fresh batch of new students, and in some cases, these programs have saved underperforming studios. But if Groupon and LivingSocial promotions aren’t handled well, they can devalue classes and create conflict and dissatisfaction within your loyal student base.
Earlier in this series, we explored topics like diversifying your revenue and making sure you’re saving time with automations. Today we talk about why accurate reporting is critical for the long-term success of your box.
At some point, every studio owner considers providing childcare for his or her members. Should you do it? We don’t know your situation, but we can give you pros, cons and possible solutions so you can make the best decision for you and your members.
Fitness challenges are one of the very best ways to help your members kick start their fitness regime and see impressive results fast. While it may seem daunting to pull together a challenge for your studio, it’s not. Check out this step-by-step list of things you need to do.
Today we are going to focus solely on how to get your name in front of school-aged students in your community. You might already be doing some of the things we’re going to suggest, but hopefully, you’ll get a few new ideas and a renewed excitement about connecting with elementary and middle school students in your community.
Personal fitness trackers are powerful motivators, aren’t they? They work because they show the wearer their incremental progress toward a goal. But you have a much more powerful tool than a personal fitness tracker to help your members, and we’re going to show you how to use it to show progress and deliver an unending supply of motivation.
Since you’re busy, and the real value-add actions usually occur when you’re with your athletes, you need to find ways to spend less time doing tedious and recurring tasks. To help you figure out which tasks are wasting your time and how you can get away from them, we’ve created this list.
One facet of operational excellence is diversifying your revenue streams. Diversification will help you prepare for changes in the industry and give you greater financial security.