The Number One Goal for a Gym Business Needs to Be Profit

December 12th, 2018

Opening up your own gym sounds like a fun idea. There is a good chance you are probably a fitness enthusiast who would love to share their love of health and fitness with others, and what better way to do it than starting your own gym. However, before you get carried away and begin remodelling the gym space and purchasing new equipment, you have to keep your eyes on the prize.

You may have the best gym around, but if you are not making a suitable profit, then you are eventually going to go out of business or walk away …

Tips on Purchasing Your Gym Equipment Within Your Budget

December 12th, 2018

If you are a current gym owner or possibly considering opening up your own gym, there are certain things you have to consider when keeping an eye on your budget. The very first thing you have to do is find a location that will provide enough traffic so your doors don’t close for good after only a couple months. After you have that settled, then you have to move on to figuring out just how you are going to afford the exercise equipment.

Do You Really Need Commercial Equipment?

Commercial gym equipment is expensive, but it really is the only …

New alerts in GymMaster

July 18th, 2018

We’ve implemented new alerts, to help you keep on top of your bookings, Debtors and Failed Billing.

As an ongoing commitment to improving our product for you, the GymMaster development team have recently released new features to assist in keeping you up to date with what is happening in your facility.

 

On the home screen you will now see alerts regarding any bookings you haven’t checked in recently. Not checking in bookings means that it may not count that session towards the sessions your clients are entitled to.

You can change how the system reacts to bookings not checked

Enhance your Gym’s Email Marketing

March 23rd, 2018

Tracking the success of your gym’s email marketing is now possible within GymMaster, meaning you can see which of members receive and view your marketing campaigns and gym promotions.

As an ongoing commitment to improving our product for you, the GymMaster development team have recently announced a feature which shows you the status of emails that are sent out as part of your gym’s email promotions. You’ll get a deeper level of insight on who is actually reading the emails you’re sending, and who is not receiving them.

Little icons will appear within next to the emails in the list …

How the GDPR Affects the Fitness Industry

March 4th, 2018

While relevant a wide variety of industries, the GDPR is specifically important for those in the fitness industry due to the sensitive nature of information collected.

The GDPR is being introduced on the 25th of May this year, and it is going to be the strictest privacy law in the world. It’s aim is to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly data-driven world. If you are based in the EU or UK, or have any members or clients in the EU or UK, then this law applies to you.

There is a great deal …

The 6 Most Popular GymMaster Blog Posts of All Time

February 20th, 2018

As we settle into 2018, we wanted to take a look back at some of our most popular blogs over the years. These are the 6 popular read blogs from 2017, with some wonderfully relevant tips to keep your business on top! We love sharing informative, useful content that helps you run your fitness business.

1. What Pricing Strategy Should I Adopt for my Gym?

The most popular story of all time, this blog post looks at the variety of pricing methodologies for your gym, paying particular attention to the pros and cons of bundling all services together into …