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Performance Workout

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) allow you to focus on what is important to your business. For example, membership sales, retention rates, prospects generated, club attendance, billing collections etc.   By focusing on particular indicators (measures), you can make sure that what matters is measured and in turn… “What gets measured, gets managed” [Peter Drucker]  

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Referral Workout!

The easy-peasy way to increase membership sales and improve retention   Please raise your hand if you’ve ever been daunted by maintaining steady membership sales growth… Ok thanks.   Now raise your hand if you’ve ever been daunted by the prospect of coming up with a scheme that will aide your retention… I see.  

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How Content Marketing Can Benefit Your Club

Consumers are bombarded with advertising and sales pitches in most aspects of their life, resulting in immunity to traditional marketing methods. They own DVRs to skip TV advertising, developed mental filtering to find their relevant content when visiting websites (ignoring online banners and buttons), and even the standard response to telemarketing is now either hanging up

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Booking Workout!

You’ve nailed your outreach, prospecting, tracking, and closing out. You’ve done your very best email and SMS campaigning and you’ve finally got the member over the line and made a membership sale. Now it’s time to set them on their journey path, guide them and make sure they have the best possible member experience. Whilst

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Banner PR Guide

Free Guide to PR Success!

PR is an essential part of your club’s overall marketing mix. As an independent club you can’t always outspend the national chains, but in PR terms your local knowhow and media contacts can give you an advantage over the big boys!   This complete guide is designed to help you maximise the invaluable potential PR

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The “First Workout” Workout

  Who knew that something as simple as entering and leaving a gym could be such a point of focus!?   There’s generally a lot of back and forth about the pros and cons of the many methods of access control. It’s like the marmite of tech. Whether it’s the worry of data security that

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Online Joining Workout!

The key to funneling  those prospects towards joining is ensuring it as easy as possible for them to join. It is often said that the most challenging part of sales is not persuading the consumer that the product or service is great, but getting the prospect to cross the line and, essentially, part from their hard earned

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Promotion Campaign Workout!

  Promotion campaigns: enriching the brand, raking in sales and simplifying processes… Can it be?   Promotional campaigns can be difficult to get right. Understanding how your promotion reflects your brand,  how measurability is key, and that facilitating a straightforward customer experience and a manageable back end process are essential to your promotion campaign journey.

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ClubWise Workout Programme: Close Out Workout. Comic strip show how a gym closes out the month to capture their prospect, Steve.

Close Out Workout!

Every club owner, manager and sales person wants to ensure those membership sales numbers are as high as they can possibly be for month end. But how can clubs do this effectively without spending a fortune on marketing campaigns, and without “spamming” their prospects?   The key is well measured, well timed and well executed

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