Starting a fitness business is a heavy lift (pun intended). But it can also be a very rewarding industry to work in. You are helping people accomplish their fitness goals, and in turn, helping them to live healthier lives.

If you’re looking to start a business with lucrative potential, this is a great industry to be in—the global health and fitness club market has grown at a rate of 10.6% between 2018 to 2023. Furthermore, according to the 2019 International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHSRA) Global Report, the United States health club industry generated a record $32.3 billion in 2018. Comparatively, the United States health club industry only generated $25.8 billion in revenue in 2015.

If you’re a fitness junkie, you already enjoy breaking a sweat. Now it’s time to put in a different kind of work. Here’s everything you need to do when starting a fitness business.


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7-Day Workshop Activities

Day 1: Getting Started

• Is Being An Entrepreneur For You?
• Why Small Businesses Fail
• What Are The Similarities of Successful Entrepreneurs?
• Accessing Your Skills, Education, and Experience
• Finding a Niche
• Buying a Business
• Buying a Franchise
• Types of Business Organizations
• Regulations To Check Out
• Protecting Your Ideas

Day 2 & 3: Start My Business

• How To Start & Run Your Business
• Business Setup (DONE FOR YOU)

Day 4: Run My Business

• Product/Service Basics
• Trademark & Copyrighting
• Business Plan Outline
• Your Office Space: To Lease or Not?
• Tax Information
• Business Insurance
• Employer Considerations
• Finding Employees

Day 5: Fund My Business

• Finding The Money You Need
• How to Write a Loan Proposal
• How Will Your Loan Request Be Reviewed?
• SBA Loan Programs
• Government Contracting Assistance
• The Surety Bond Guarantee Program
• The Small Business Innovation
• Research Program (SBIR)
• Disaster Assistance
• Local Sources Of Assistance
• Funding Account Setup (DONE FOR YOU)

Day 6: Market My Business

• Marketing Basics
• Marketing Research
• Competitive Analysis
• Marketing Plan
• Advertising and PR
• The Advertising Campaign
• Fifteen Ideas For Promoting Your Company
• Twelve High-Impact Marketing Programs
• Target Market
• Marketing Account Setup (DONE FOR YOU)

Day 7: Software & Vendors

• Agilis Business Management & CRM
• Software Training
• Chat
• Calendar
• Database
• Pipelines
• Phones
• Payments
• Flows
• Tracks
• Vendor Lists Provided

***Day 1 starts on a Monday.

***Workshop times available 8am, 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, & 8pm EST.