LTBP#116 - Alwyn Cosgrove: Getting More Clients, Email & FB Marketing and Avoiding Burnout
Release Date: 07/03/2018
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In this episode, Stuart welcomes on Alwyn Cosgrove.
- Advice to a PT who is struggling to get enough clients.
- How to ask for referrals.
- How Results uses FB ads.
- How Results use email marketing.
- How to feel confident in your knowledge as a personal trainer.
- Switching off/ burnout.