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How to Reduce COVID19 Stress & Improve Safety

There are many considerations when it comes to updating our health and safety measures in the context of COVID-19. Here are some of the key factors to consider: Updating safety requirements for staff, parents, and students Updating cleaning requirements Updating waivers to reduce COVID19 liability We went through a multi-step process to revise our safety […]

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Business Education

Join a Virtual Gymnastics Training Course this Week or Weekend

Why attend an online conference? I find that challenging times are the best time to renew and rejuvenate. We need a way to relieve the weight of these difficult circumstances and uncertainty. Now is time to connect with others and draw inspiration. So while our gyms are on pause, let us take the time to […]

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Education

How to Motivate Kids to Learn and Succeed in Sports Training

Creating a collaborative and welcoming classroom takes a little bit of creativity and a lot of consistency. However, the effort is well worth it. I always tell my teachers that they will have to stay on their toes regardless. They can either use constant encouragement and positive reinforcement to set the tone, or they can […]

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Education

Calorie Poker Chips

I met Daniel at the Region 6 Congress this past summer. I’ve thought a lot about athlete nutrition before – mostly about what athletes should eat. Daniel’s lecture opened my perspective. Nutrition is not just about what you eat; it’s about how you workout. Daniel was so kind to share his ideas on nutrition with […]

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Education Resource

Free Download: Developmental Chart

This early gymnastics developmental chart is a great reminder for both staff and parents of upcoming milestones!

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Resource Staffing

Free Download: Employee Onboarding Checklist

We know that hiring can be a time-consuming process. And with the high turnover that comes with some of our businesses it can really be an ongoing process.  Use our simple onboarding checklist to streamline your hiring process. Give the checklist to each staff member so they understand what is expected of them. Set across […]

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Business Education

Five Things I Learned from Flipping Education

Meeting Linda & Brant I can’t remember exactly the first time I met Linda Thorberg and Brant Lutska of Flipping Education. What I do remember is that I was immediately hooked. Every time I heard they were coming to do a seminar nearby, I made sure to attend.  By now, I’ve attended at least a […]

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Business

Prepare for Inclusion

We spend a lot of time thinking about how to include children with special needs in our classes – how do we make it a fun, safe, and educational experience for them? Dr. Robin Pearson is a special education coach specializing in gymnastics and shared with us some great tips! Prepare for Inclusion Guest Post […]

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Business Education

Summer Summits & Conferences

Why attend a conference? Attend a conference in order to network with people in your industry, learn something new and get inspired. I find that the summertime is the best time to renew and rejuvenate before the crushing weight of fall registrations and a new season approaches. There is something about the long days and […]

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Business

How to Find Your Perfect Customer

So, you’ve decided to start your own children’s activity business. You filled out the legal paperwork so that your business is officially incorporated. You put down a deposit for the location, started recruiting prospective hires for your team, and began gathering equipment. Now the important part. How do you find customers? Better yet, how do […]