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Am I a good fit for the fitness industry?


Take this True or False quiz to determine if your interests and hobbies align with those of a personal trainer:

  • You have a strong desire to help others achieve their goals and better themselves?
  • You read a number of fitness blogs and magazines, and follow a variety of fitness experts on social media?
  • You enjoy scheduling and planning your workout routines?
  • Your friends and family regularly ask you for fitness advice?
  • Your bathroom is always filled with exercise clothes hanging up to dry?
  • Your closet is filled with the latest fitness gear?
  • You are mindful of the types of food you eat?
  • You meet many of your friends at the gym or in fitness classes?
  • You enjoy pushing your body to new limits?
  • You’ve always been interested in a job that doesn’t require you to work at a desk from 9 to 5?
  • You have thought about one day opening your own business?
  • You’re extremely personable and have been told you’re a good communicator and leader?

Did you answer “True” to most (or all) of the statements above? If so, it may be time to think about changing professions to start a career in the fitness industry.