The Fit Man Collective Podcast
About This Show
Become a better personal trainer by becoming a better man. Become a better man by applying knowledge from others who’ve walked across the fire and have a thing or two to say about it. Listen to Joe as he delves into some of the greatest minds of the best coaches in the world, who bring inspiring stories and powerful insights to share about the human condition. Hear how the fitness industry goes only muscle deep, and how a new breed of trainers are using emotional and mindset hacks to improve as men, evolve their game, and make the competition irrelevant. Trigger your pathway to greater fulfillment. With us, stand in the face of fitness. Welcome to... The Fit Man Collective.
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FMC 08: Learn The Ten Things No-one Ever Tells You As A Personal Trainer, With Online Trainer Scott Laidler
7 days ago
Learn The Ten Things No-one Ever Tells You As A Personal Trainer, With Online Trainer Scott Laidler When we are starting out as personal trainers, there is a lot about the fitness industry that we have to learn. Most of us learn these things as we gain more experience through trial and error. Some of us seek out pearls of wisdom from seasoned veterans who have spent years in the personal training industry and have reached the very top of the profession. Some people think that they can go it alone and they end up ignoring some very good advice along the way. In such a competitive industry, it is important that trainers understand that there is no shame in looking for help. If you’re looking for some home truths about the fitness industry, then you have come to the right place. Scott Laidler is a weekly columnist for the Telegraph newspaper, who has trained some of the biggest names in Hollywood. His article “The Ten Things That No-one Tells You Before You Become a Personal Trainer” has caught the attention of many people in the industry because of its insights. In this interview, he draws on all his experience to give you a run-down of the most insightful facts he has gleaned during his years in as a personal trainer. Some of them might surprise you. “Build your skillset away from fitness in order to succeed” – Scott Laidler About Scott Laidler In his ten year career, Scott has trained a wide variety of different clients. These have included Paralympic athletes and Oscar-winning actors. He has attracted the attention of Men’s Health and has been featured on the likes of Sky News. Currently, he is working for the Telegraph newspaper. Having gained a vast amount of experience, he has been able to move into a mentoring role for other personal trainers. He sees the industry as one where people should share ideas and information in order to progress. This was his main motivation for writing the article that is discussed in the interview. SHOW HIGHLIGHTS Why t