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Since you’re reading this list — whether you’re new here or you’ve been following us since back when Ronda Rousey was undefeated — you probably take your fitness career pretty seriously. You study, you improve, and you put as much thought and effort into your clients’ programs as possible. And that’s great.
… Until it’s not so great. Left-brain factors, like mechanical tension and progressive overload, pale in comparison to right-brain factors, like your client actually giving a crap about the program you’ve designed for him/her. So sometimes, as trainers, we need to take a step back from our beautifully constructed fitness plans and ask ourselves…are my clients actually enjoying their time with me? More specifically — are their programs all work, all play, or have we found a healthy balance of the two?
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A Detailed Guide to Training Progression — Andy Morgan
5 Ways to Get Fired Up Again — Eirik Sandvik, T-Nation
5 Key Nutrition Lessons We Learned In 2016 — Kamal Patel, examine.com
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10 Fitness Pro Resolution Fails — And What Works! — Girls Gone Strong
Top 25 Female Fitness Coaches To Follow In 2017 — Meghan Callaway, drjohnrusin.com
3 Inbound Marketing Best Practices to Steal for 2017 — Brian Hughes, Entrepreneur.com
The 9 Things You Need to Let Go of For Success in 2017 –Amna Shamim, Entrepreneur.com
Finding My Why — Yael Averbuch