Staff Stories: Jack Slater on Motivating Others

It’s not an easy task motivating others. As a personal trainer I will typically get the “can you get me motivated?” question and it’s just such a hard one to handle. Instead of trying to give them a pep talk, I instead tell them about my beginning as a personal trainer. Continue reading Staff Stories: Jack Slater on Motivating Others

Making Lifestyle Changes That Last

The beginning of the new year marks the time that many folks decide to eat better and make healthy lifestyle changes. You’re feeling motivated to start fresh, the days are slowly getting longer, and the promise of spring is on the horizon. But how do you make those resolutions into lasting change? Continue reading Making Lifestyle Changes That Last

Remember These 5 Things When You’re Trying to Make a Change

Continuing where we left off last week, our focus is on how to make changes in your life to incorporate fitness and wellness. Sometimes during this process, it’s easy to lose sight of how far you’ve come and where you’re trying to go. So, as you’re trying to get healthier remember these 5 things when you’re trying to make a change. Continue reading Remember These 5 Things When You’re Trying to Make a Change

The Science Behind Trying New Things

It’s not easy to break out of your regular routine. Having a steady, consistent schedule is like chilling in your favorite sweats on a lazy day; it’s comfortable. But it’s also a little predictable, and can make you miss out on fabulous life experiences. That’s why trying new things is important. Continue reading The Science Behind Trying New Things

5 Things You Can Do to Support Your Lifestyle Change

It’s coming up to that time of year, resolution season. But here at Elite we tend to err on the side of long term lifestyle changes, rather than “quick fixes.” Don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing like a little built-in motivation. But when it comes down to it, you want to be healthy, for life, right? So, how do you start making and supporting a real lasting change today? Continue reading 5 Things You Can Do to Support Your Lifestyle Change