Personal training is a big time business. With over 60,000 personal trainers in the world, statistics heavily favor growth in our industry. The future is bright. As trainers start businesses, run health club departments and expand their services, the need for business development education is critical. Unfortunately, too many trainer-entrepreneurs never “take their game to the next level.” We’ll discuss 10 “must do’s” that will ensure a solid client base while maximizing profits.
Don Giovanni, a libertine, a rake with a devil-may-care attitude, is portrayed magnificently by Teddy Tahu Rhodes in this Opera Australia production, where he first appears on stage in a costume where less is definitely more! Charismatic and sexy, Rhodes’ acting and singing are magnificent. His misused servant, Leporello, is played by Conal Coad, who skilfully promotes the opera’s comic elements whilst delivering a thumping bass full of drama.
This practical introduction to word history investigates every aspect of where words come from and how they change. Philip Durkin, chief etymologist of the "Oxford English Dictionary", shows how different types of evidence can shed light on the myriad ways in which words change in form and meaning. He considers how such changes can be part of wider linguistic processes, or be influenced by a complex mixture of social and cultural factors. He illustrates every point with a wide range of fascinating examples. …
Todd Rundgren has shared details of his upcoming album White Knight, and it’s a star-studded affair featuring appearances by genre- and generation-spanning artists. Among the artists helping out Rundgren’s follow-up to 2015’s Global are Donald Fagen, Daryl Hall, Trent Reznor, Joe Satriani and Joe Walsh. White Knight will be released on May 12, and features all new songs written by Rundgren and the album’s guest performers. The 15 tracks span moody pop and hip-hop to synth-powered rock and lush R&B.