Hiring degreed. Part 3

By Oscar

Patton feels that licensure for the industry is a necessity and would put teeth into the kind of competency and expectations that health fitness professionals must have. Once this happens, institutions would have to develop proper curriculum, he says.

categoriaBusiness commentoComments Off dataOctober 18th, 2012
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Hiring degreed. Part 1

By Oscar

Hiring degreed individuals brings greater credibility to any business, but their selection, training and supervision make special demands.

As evident by the growing number of universities that offer degree programs in fitness/health-related fields, there’s a movement toward professionalizing the fitness industry.

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Doing Good Can Lead to Doing Well

By Oscar

Generosity has come a long way since feudal
ages when the “gentry” gathered up the wealth of the land and “generously” gave a little back to the common folk. Then, there seemed to be an obligation to do good, but only after one had done extremely well.

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New Personal Trainer Business Forum Announced

By Oscar

Personal Fitness Professional, a magazine for personal trainers, and EventEvolution Management will launch the Personal Trainer Business Forum May 16 to 18, 2011, at the Marina Marriott in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

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Future of Mobility 3

By Oscar

Both civilians as well as companies are perceiving governments more and more as just service institutes. They pay tax and they demand services for their money. This new look on government is a result of the intellectual maturing of society. Governments that are serious concerning their function, better adjust themselves to this intellectual maturity. Those that don’t adjust, will find themselves more and more out of the centre position in society.

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Protect Yourself from Phony Charities 2

By Oscar

You can find out if any group has tax-exempt status by going to the IRS’s Web site or by and getting a copy of Publication #65, which lists all charities.

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