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It’s really getting out of control.
Here’s the problem: We (personal trainers) learn more about nutrition and exercise every day. In effect, we have a skewed idea of what is “common knowledge”. The more we learn, the more skewed this perception becomes. If you’re not aware of this, think back to what you considered “common knowledge” on the day you started your fitness career. Compare that to what you’d call “common knowledge” now. Yeah. Quite a difference, eh?
So even though you may think your clients already know B.S. is B.S.; you may be assuming too much. Take the time to explain to them how science works… and why apple cider vinegar doesn’t.
Please, Parents, Give Positive Nutrition Exposure to Your Kids — Shane Trotter, Breaking Muscle
The Secret to Building a Lean, Muscular, Body — For Life — Bryan Krahn
Study Review: “Strong Beats Skinny Every Time”: Disordered Eating And Compulsive Exercise In Women Who Post Fitspiration On Instagram — Lawrence Judd, Shredded By Science
How to Be as Flexible as JCVD (in the 80’s) — Joonas Heikkinen
Become a true master: Autoregulation — Steve Hall
5 Exercises You Love to Teach But Might Not Be Right For Clients — Will Davis, The PTDC
Your Core Training Blueprint — Andrew Heming
Scaling The Pull-Up — Zach Long & Andrew Millett
Can You Really Lose Fat and Gain Muscle Simultaneously? — Kara Mohr, Girls Gone Strong
10 Common Weight Loss Mistakes And How To Fix Them — Rudy Mawer
14 Simple Ways to Stop Eating Lots of Sugar — Alexandra Rowles, Authority Nutrition
What To Do When ‘Hustling’ Doesn’t Work — Jesse Lear, Forbes
5 Things To Know About METS — Pete McCall, American Council on Exercise
How To Use The 4 Sales and Marketing Pillars — Ryan Ketchum