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🏆 If you win a lot, you’re a successful gym…right?

I was talking to someone recently about a big-name gym. This person said, “Yeah, that gym is super successful” and...

🤷‍♀️ Your competitor went out of business. Now what?

So, your competitor went out of business. Now what? You get a little break. You can breathe a little more...

🙃 Don’t Take as Long as I Did to Learn This Lesson!

In 2013, I cleaned bathrooms.  I returned all voicemails and emails. I unlocked the gym every day and set out...

🔑 Why We Take 2 Weeks Off After Tryouts (and How My Parents Are Handling it)

I told you a few weeks ago that I’m a big fan of letting an athlete’s body rest for several...

🔻 You Might be Burned Out if…

I hope you had a fantastic holiday weekend and got some rest. I spent a lot of time resting both...

💿New Podcast Episode Just Released! You Won’t Want to Miss This One!

Have you listened to the Next Generation Gym Owners: Connecting People & Profits Podcast yet? If not, you have to...

✨ The NG Summer 2022 Conference Schedule is now available!

Check it out! Our Louisville schedule is now available and you don’t want to miss these amazing classes we’ll be...

🚅 Make Your First Practice of the Season Effective!

In just a couple weeks we’ll officially start our new season. I’ve talked to a lot of gym owners over...

One Quality All Owners Need

I was sitting in a meeting yesterday listening to a super successful church pastor talk about some qualities he finds...

⛰️ I Wasn’t Ready for 100 All Star Kids…

The first few years of my gym, all I wanted was to see my all star program grow. I opened...

🏎️ Step Up Your Game

If you’ve read some of these blogs this week and you’re thinking it’s time to step up your game, we’ve...

💸 So, a Gym is Opening Down the Street…I’ve Been There.

A LOT of gyms are closing right now. I wrote that prediction a few weeks ago, and I see it’s...

📕 5 Lessons Learned From Years of Tryouts

Tryouts are THIS WEEK at my gym! (OK, if you listened to Dan’s podcast, you know I’m convicted by not...

😭 The One You Invested Everything Into is Headed to a New Gym…

If you’ve got the pit in the bottom of your stomach and you’re not quite sure if you’re angry, sad...

⭐ All Star 101: The blog every new gym owner needs to read!

There are a LOT of new programs opening this year (more on that later in the week). Today I’m here...

💰 You’re About to Spend A Lot of Money…

There are a lot of people out there you shouldn’t do business with… They’ll say they’re going to send you...

🛼 Why Your Athletes Need a Break

I used to get 10-12 parents every season who weren’t ready to re-enroll for the following season right away. No...

👋 Your Season is Over!

I hope it was an amazing one, and that you read my post yesterday and took a few minutes to...

🚀 How Will Your Program Improve Next Season?

As we round down another season, I’m sure many of you are looking ahead to the next already. This sport...

🎢 What You’re About to See in the Next 30 Days

Gym owners who made it through COVID are exhausted. Many of them who were financially struggling before COVID are struggling...

🎯 10 Goals to Give Your Staff for Gym Growth

OK, Chris got me. I love that our Academy members are always pushing hard to make sure they’re getting the...

😅 Here’s your “everything will slow down after Florida” weekly checklist.

“As soon as I get back from Florida, things will slow down a bit.” You said that too, right? Let’s...

🌎 All Star Worlds: Review From a D2 Program Owner

As many of you know, we attended All Star Worlds last week. I’ve been on the Summit bandwagon twice before...

How to spend your time on the plane ride home

I’ve been so excited to see so many of you this week at All Star Worlds. If you know Justin,...

How to Find the Best Choreographer For You

A lot of times I think gym owners are looking for the best deal on choreography. I get it. After...

How To Eliminate Mistakes When Ordering Uniforms

If you’ve never had mistakes when ordering uniforms, I think it’s fair to say you’re in the minority in this...

5 Ways to Get Better Prices on Cheer Uniforms

I recently talked to a gym owner who isn’t taking profit off uniforms at all. Now, I’m not saying we...

Why They Aren’t Reading Your Packet

Holy smokes. It’s been a week. We finished our novice and prep seasons a few weeks ago. You’d think that...

Is the Term “Tryouts” Crushing Your Athlete Gains?

I can’t take credit for this one! I’m actually here to tell you – spend a little time listening to...

3 Things I Always Do at a Competition

Yesterday I told you three things that shouldn’t be done in a warm up room. If you’ve coached a long...