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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
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
Here's how to use Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms to market your business online.
Hypochondriac's Dream: Sickweather App Tells You Where Germs Lurk Near You
The nosy iPhone app that snoops your Twitter and Facebook circles for local illness reports is nothing to sneeze at.
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.
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 New Genetics Startup Wants to Make '100' the New '60'
Craig Venter, best known for being one of the first people to sequence the human genome, launched a new company Tuesday that will focus on how we can live longer and healthier lives.
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 Maker of a Swallowable Pill That Takes Pictures Sells for $860 Million
Health-care products maker Covidien has snatched up Israel-headquartered Given Imaging in an all-cash deal.