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Would You Get a Tattoo of Your Favorite Franchise's Logo?

Would You Get a Tattoo of Your Favorite Franchise's Logo?

Anytime Fitness, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise of 2014, is a global, full-service gym with an army of dedicated fans.
Be An Authority and Drive Sales With No BS Social-Media Marketing

Be An Authority and Drive Sales With No BS Social-Media Marketing

The founder of two fast-growing supplement companies speaks about how his no-BS YouTube videos created a passionate following of customers.
Charging the Right Fees For Your Personal Training Services

Charging the Right Fees For Your Personal Training Services

One of the best ways to keep your company in the black is to charge appropriate fees for your services. Find out how to set the best rates for your personal training business.
The Liability Involved in Running a Personal Training Business

The Liability Involved in Running a Personal Training Business

What's the extent of your liability if a client is injured while under your supervision? Here's how to protect yourself from liability when running a personal training business.
9 Expert Secrets for Making Your Personal Training Business a Success

9 Expert Secrets for Making Your Personal Training Business a Success

Get the skinny from existing business owners on the things you need to do to make your personal training business a success.
Franchise Player: From Cyclist to House-Flipper to Franchisee

Franchise Player: From Cyclist to House-Flipper to Franchisee

This franchisee worked as a professional cyclist, a cooking show host, a house-flipper and more before finding franchising.
Why Word-of-Mouth Advertising Will Make Your Fitness Business Strong

Why Word-of-Mouth Advertising Will Make Your Fitness Business Strong

Customer referrals and referrals from healthcare professionals are a gold mine for personal trainers seeking new clients. Find out how to get these two groups to refer their friends, family and patients.
How to Get Customers Talking About Your Fitness Business

How to Get Customers Talking About Your Fitness Business

Here's how to use Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms to market your business online.
Facebook Buys Popular Fitness-Tracker App So It Can Know Even More About You

Facebook Buys Popular Fitness-Tracker App So It Can Know Even More About You

With its acquisition of Moves, the social network is getting into the fitness-tracking game alongside Fitbit and Nike.
5 Ways Tech Is Forever Changing Fitness Franchises

5 Ways Tech Is Forever Changing Fitness Franchises

With apps, wearable tech and the ability to micromanage franchisees across the country, tech is giving fitness chains new ways to flex their business muscle.
Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

These 57 newbies all started franchising in the past five years.
Entrepreneurs on the Moon, DNA Hacking and Real-Life Iron Man Gear

Entrepreneurs on the Moon, DNA Hacking and Real-Life Iron Man Gear

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Punching Above Its Weight, the Boutique Fitness Franchise Trend Is Taking Off

Punching Above Its Weight, the Boutique Fitness Franchise Trend Is Taking Off

The landscape may still be dominated by big-box gyms, but smaller more niche services are quickly gaining ground.
This Fitness App Redesigns to Give It a Competitive Edge

This Fitness App Redesigns to Give It a Competitive Edge

Runtastic goes beyond GPS tracking to grab new markets.
Franchise Players: A Fitness Franchisee Who Persevered Through Cancer

Franchise Players: A Fitness Franchisee Who Persevered Through Cancer

Instead of giving up when he was diagnosed with cancer, Woody Bedell doubled down and opened his first Exercise Coach studio.
Why I Franchised: A Fitness Business That Looks Out for the Over-50 Crowd

Why I Franchised: A Fitness Business That Looks Out for the Over-50 Crowd

These franchisors took it upon themselves to provide somewhere for older gym-goers to get fit, founding Welcyon, Fitness After 50.
Entrepreneur's Franchise 500: The Fastest-Growing Companies

Entrepreneur's Franchise 500: The Fastest-Growing Companies

Fitness, frozen-yogurt and quick service franchises top our annual list.
From Flying in the Military to Launching a Business

From Flying in the Military to Launching a Business

How one military man's experience prepared him for the entrepreneurial life.
Leadership Lessons from the Mayor Who Put an Obese City on a Diet

Leadership Lessons from the Mayor Who Put an Obese City on a Diet

Mayor Cornett's citywide weight-loss challenge revived the town's small business scene, and revealed strategies for undertaking ambitious goals.
Business Lessons That Can Help You Succeed at 2014 Resolutions

Business Lessons That Can Help You Succeed at 2014 Resolutions

Want to learn how market research, customer discovery and other business lessons will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions? Keep reading.
The Boom Market for Niche Fitness Events

The Boom Market for Niche Fitness Events

Founded by former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Chris McIntosh, Dirty Girl obstacle-course events are running up big bucks.
6 Quirky Fitness Events

6 Quirky Fitness Events

Check out these off-beat races to get the blood pumping.
Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling

Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling

Several fitness startups are hoping to grab a slice of the boutique cycling craze.

Fitness Instructor Creates a Sweat-Proof Headband

A workout frustration led fitness instructor Donna Browning to create Sweaty Bands.
6 Tech Startups With a Fun Spin on Fitness

6 Tech Startups With a Fun Spin on Fitness

Tech companies are taking the tedium out of training. Here are a few of our favorite digital fitness options.

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