Access control systems have become a more and more popular option for fitness clubs everywhere, regardless of size. These solutions can be implemented with reasonable budgets and solve most issues concerning member access and their safety.
An electronic signature is essential for any business that wants to become paperless and save archiving space and money. Though it might seem like a complicated system, the electronic signature or the e-signature is a straightforward, user-friendly solution for gyms and fitness centers
Gym locker rooms are an essential part of a club that is often overlooked. This is where your members change clothes, shower, and leave their personal objects while working out. That is why it’s so crucial that these spaces are not just clean and modern but also very secure.
Many gyms offer assessment sessions to their members, but that doesn’t mean they actually use these services for the gym’s benefit. An assessment session should be an essential process,that transforms a new member into a loyal one.
Events like "open house" are an excellent opportunity to attract new members, but also to promote your gym in a different way. Although it seems a little complicated, its benefits outweigh the effort. You just need to consider a few important aspects.
There is an easier way to get more members! Communicate efficiently with them through automated emails, provide them the option to purchase memberships online, delight them with a professional mobile app and member account, and surprise them with fast services at the reception desk.
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One of the simplest methods of validating members' access to the gym is with the help of profile pictures. Regardless of the check-in method you use in the club, it is useful to have a photo of each member with an active subscription or service package in your management system.
The member or service contract is helpful for gyms, mainly to avoid legal problems or misunderstandings with members.
There are many creative ways to stay in touch with members even when your club is not open, from video workouts and live-streamed classes to PT sessions through video conferences.
On your gym's website you can detail all the measures and rules regarding the pandemic. Moreover, your website is one of the first places where a member or someone interested in your club’s services will look for such information.
Communicating with members doesn't only mean the discussions you carry out when meeting them at the gym. There are several ways to inform your members that you care about their safety and that you are taking all the precautions to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
It is crucial to enforce all the necessary COVID-19 protocols at your fitness club. If you have troublesome members, who refuse to abide by the sanitary rules, there are different strategies to convince them without escalating the situation.
When you try to improve how you increase your profit margins, it’s good to focus on small changes that are easy to measure. However, if you have already implemented a series of strategies that don’t work, you shouldn’t throw in the towel and try to change everything.
There are many reasons why it's recommended to try a Black Friday campaign, from the fact that people are accustomed and prepared to buy in that time period, to the fact that these campaigns benefit from major publicity and therefore your club's offers will have a bigger impact.
Why should you establish campaigns in your fitness club? The simple answer is – to sell as many memberships as possible. At the same time, it's a great way to create brand awareness campaigns and attract the attention of potential members.
Are you considering opening a gym, or are you amidst launching a new club? There are plenty of aspects that you should consider when you create such a business. To give you a hand, I made a list with all the operational aspects you should take into account.
UPfit.cloud is celebrating six years since its launch, so we’ve made a recap of what has happened since then. We are getting ready to launch loads of new projects, so we are giving you a sneak peak of what our clients can expect in the next few weeks.
We have created a series of free guides that will help expand your gym: advice on increasing sales, lead management, optimising your online marketing strategy, creating a corporate program, and so much more. There are dozens of e-books and guides with useful information and ideas for ambitious gyms, that are willing to use all the tools available to grow their business and recruit more members.