GymMaster Blog for the ‘GymMaster’ Category

New alerts in GymMaster

Wednesday, 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

Friday, 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

Sunday, 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 …

GymMaster App For Members

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Today we celebrate the official launch of the GymMaster App, available now for both iOS and Android.

With growing support as our client-base continues to grow, GymMaster is pleased to announce the release of our GymMaster Member App. The app is intended to strengthen the relationship between the gym and their members, increasing member engagement and reducing the cost of retention & marketing, through push notifications.

Gym members can view the timetable within the app and easily book into classes. They can schedule sessions with their trainers and various offered services, as well as update their personal information.

“The launch …

Automation is Killing your Member Retention

Monday, February 5th, 2018

We’re looking at the role of automation in your gym, and the role it plays in increasing your member retention.

Automation is a term thrown around a lot these days—after all, it’s work being done for you, without you having to manually do it! You can save hours of manual administrative work running reports, writing countless individual emails, stressing about unpaid bills and missing opportunities for more revenue.

How does automation work?

Automations are actions that your gym software takes, which are automatically triggered by a specific activity or once a set time frame has passed; such as sending a …

CPU Vulnerabilities: Meltdown

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

All Services Will Be Affected.

A number of serious security vulnerabilities affecting many CPU architectures have recently been disclosed by Google Project Zero.

Jann Horn of Project Zero recently made the announcement. “We have discovered that CPU data cache timing can be abused to efficiently leak information out of mis-speculated execution, leading to (at worst) arbitrary virtual memory read vulnerabilities across local security boundaries in various contexts.”

As a result, our servers are requiring maintenance at multiple levels. Due to the severity of the vulnerabilities, action must be taken swiftly, which will require up to two hours or server …