Future Focus: How Forward Thinking Creates More Sustainable Businesses, No Matter What Happens

No one can predict the future, but you can put measures in place today that will make your coaching business more sustainable and resilient to the inevitable storms of life.

Our 5th (and final) webinar features two expert change-makers who specialize in helping individuals and businesses build a radically different and positive future, no matter what happens.

They’ll share their battle-tested strategies to help you prepare for the “unknowns” and thrive in trying circumstances.

Panelists include:

  • Pascal Finette, Co-founder of be radical and SingularityU's Chair for Entrepreneurship & Open Innovation,
  • Jeffrey Rogers, Principal of Learning & Facilitation at be radical,
  • Dr. Krista Scott-Dixon, Director of Curriculum at Precision Nutrition (Facilitator)

Free Coaching Resources

NEW! Preparing Your Business for the Future: Recommended Readings

At be radical, Pascal Finette and Jeffrey Rogers empower individuals and businesses to build a stronger, better future. They’ve helped organizations like Google, Microsoft, and NASA embrace new opportunities where others see challenges.

Whether you’re a one-person operation, or you run an entire gym chain, the principles they teach will help you build a sustainable and resilient business for years to come.

In addition to their webinar, they recommend a handful of additional resources for those who want to successfully navigate this ever-changing landscape.

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Tiny Habits® for Behavior and Business

BJ Fogg, PhD, is a New York Times bestselling author of Tiny Habits and Director of the Stanford Behavior Design Lab. This workbook samples some of the learnings found in his bestselling book, Tiny Habits®.

The free Tiny Habits® Workbook includes:

  • Three steps to kickstart behavior change, whether personal, professional, or otherwise.
  • 40+ tiny habits to help you take your business online, so you can keep supporting your clients.
  • Expert habit templates for... 

  • Moving to video coaching, so you don’t get overwhelmed and just start.
  • Getting organized, which will help you push past any tech challenges.
  • Improving your coaching content with step-by-step guides.
  • Improving your client engagement by tweaking tactics you’re already doing.

Coaching Resources Package

Our comprehensive package contains information, resources, and tools to help you understand what you are dealing with, answer questions you're getting from clients, and learn new skills to help you adapt quickly to the changing situation.

The free Coaching Resources Package includes:

  • The facts about COVID-19, including what coaches can do to adapt.
  • How you can respond effectively and adjust your business as needed—including trying online coaching.
  • Answers to common client questions (with word-for-word scripts).
  • Advice on how to start an online coaching business (free books, audio, business kits, and more).
  • 60+ done-for-you home workouts—for yourself and your clients.
  • Plus, more advice, articles, and resources to help you and your loved ones stay healthy, sane, and happy during this challenging time.

Watch Past Recordings

Coaching the Coaches: Advice from Long-time Gym Owners
April 16, 2020

In CHFL’s fourth webinar, we spoke with two expert gym owners about what they’re doing right now to quickly pivot and “future-proof” their businesses and mindset. This is full of practical takeaways for any coach who’s having to make big changes amidst the pandemic.

Facilitated by Precision Nutrition's director of curriculum, Krista Scott-Dixon, PhD, and a panel of fitness business experts that include:

  • Luka Hocevar, Owner of Vigor Ground Fitness and Performance
  • Rachel Cosgrove, Co-owner of Results Fitness and Results University

Using Tiny Habits to Change Coaching Behaviors & Business
April 2, 2020

CHFL’s third webinar focused in-depth on the topic of behaviour change and how you can, as coaches and as humans, help your clients during a time of turmoil. We were joined by best-selling author and behaviour scientist BJ Fogg, and two fitness professionals who have taken steps to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 on their businesses (whether they used a middle-of-the-night brain-dump or not).

Facilitated by Precision Nutrition's director of curriculum, Krista Scott-Dixon, PhD, and a panel of experts that include: 

  • BJ Fogg, PhD, New York Times  Best-Selling Author of Tiny Habits and Director of the Stanford Behavior Design Lab
  • Jennifer Broxterman, MSc, RD, Owner of NutritionRx
  • Ryan DeWinter, Owner of Keep Growing Fitness

Pressure, Performance, and Practice:
Coaching and Business When Stakes are High

March 26, 2020

CHFL’s second webinar discussed opportunities to pivot for different types of coaching businesses, with great advice from coaches who have found success online, and tips for managing your anxiety and maximizing your performance in a time of high-stress. 

Facilitated by Precision Nutrition's director of curriculum, Krista Scott-Dixon, PhD, and a panel of experts that include: 

  • Dr. Michael Gervais, host of the Finding Mastery podcast and mindset trainer for the Seattle Seahawks
  • Zach Pello, Mind and Body Transformation Coach at
    Carmel Total Fitness
  • Michelle Riley, owner of Fierce & Fit

Expert Panel Discussion
March 19, 2020

CHFL’s first webinar discussed the serious challenges currently facing fitness professionals and how they can take care of themselves, their families and their clients.

Facilitated by Precision Nutrition's director of curriculum, Krista Scott-Dixon, PhD, and a panel of experts that include: 

  • Dr. John Berardi, co-founder of Precision Nutrition and founder of Change Maker Academy
  • Dr. Spencer Nadolsky, chief physician of Renaissance Periodization
  • Jonathan Goodman, head coach and founder of the Online Trainer Academy 
  • Sharad Mohan, CEO and co-founder of Trainerize
  • Molly Galbraith, co-founder and woman-in-charge of Girls Gone Strong

About the Coalition of Health & Fitness Leaders (CHFL)

The Coalition is made up of leading health and fitness industry companies (see complete list below) who have banded together to help move the entire industry forward.  

Our current mission is simple: To help you navigate the coaching and business challenges resulting from COVID-19.

By coming together, the CHFL hopes to help as many people as possible—now and in future initiatives.

Why form the CHFL now?

With gyms closing and appointments cancelling, many fitness professionals are growing concerned about how they'll maintain their livelihood.  

That's why the CHFL is creating new, free resources to help fitness professionals address concerns from their clients, while also evaluating the steps required to start and maintain an online business.