Fitness Business Asia Podcast
By Jack Thomas
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Welcome to the Fitness Business Asia Podcast show. Are you a fitness professional or investor based in Asia? If so, this is the podcast for you. We are here to serve a need in the fitness industry for quality business advice in the region as this industry experiences rapid growth. We've set up this podcast to help fitness business owners survive, thrive and serve the people that need our services. Passion and drive alone usually isn’t enough to succeed and often new fitness business owners underestimate the gravity of the project they’re starting. Our mission is to help business owners across Asia and the industry develop the skill set needed to run booming businesses that inspire and ignite their cities and communities. Our vision is to create Asia’s number 1 fitness industry resource for coaches, aspiring business owners and investors.
||CleanFBA 20: 10 tips to maximize your Instagram business account that you can action today||In an action-packed episode 20, Jack goes through 10 tips that every fitness business can action today to improve the effectiveness of their Instagram account.||17 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 19: Capturing 'lightning in a bottle' and spotting superstar coaches with Asia-based gym consultant Noël Nocciolo [Part 2 of 2]||In episode 19, Jack concludes his two part interview with Noël Nocciolo who is a top Asia-based gym consultant and runs Boutique Fitness Talks.||10 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 18: What it takes to start your studio and Asia insights with top gym consultant Noël Nocciolo [Part 1 of 2]||In episode 18, Jack sits down with Noël Nocciolo of Boutique Fitness Talks. Noël is a top consultant for indoor cycling studios with a huge depth of knowledge and experience.||3 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 17: Email Marketing - get the most out of this undervalued, underutilized (and free!) tool||Jack talks about email marketing, which is one of the best ways to really build a strong relationship with your clients.||27 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 16: Why collaboration, connectivity and integrity are key to elevating Asia's fitness industry with Ross Campbell of The FIT Summit||In episode 16, Jack sits down with Ross Campbell, founder and CEO of The FIT Summit.||20 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 15: What is PR and how to use it to elevate your brand||In episode 15, Jack talks about PR - public relations. There are countless stories of brands being made by a clever and powerful PR campaign, but it's not easy. You need to be able to create and pitch an interesting, exciting story.||13 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 14: Branding, values and the fitness industry ecosystem with Peter Thew of Yoga Movement [Part 2 of 2]||In this episode, Jack and Pete touch on many topics including branding, as well as a deeper dive into values, motivation and why 'following your passion' is not always the best advice.||6 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus Episode: A method to help you hit your 2019 goals||In this special new year episode, Jack talks about a strategy he's used in the past to hold himself accountable for his goals.||30 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 13: What does it mean to create a brand with Peter Thew of Yoga Movement [Part 1 of 2]||In episode 13, Jack sits down with Peter Thew of Yoga Movement in Singapore to talk branding and about Pete's six and half year journey into Asia's fitness industry. Pete co-founded Yoga Movement over 6 years ago and it's since grown to 6 studios with e||23 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 12: The single biggest thing you can start doing for your fitness business||There is one simple thing that you can start doing today that will have a big and positive impact on your business and life. It's free and simple, but very few people do it.||16 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 11: Insights into the Singapore and Bangkok fitness industry by Claire Goodill of ClassPass [Part 2 of 2]||In episode 11, Jack continues his discussion with Claire Goodill, GM of Expansion for ClassPass in Asia during their recent wave of launches across the region.||9 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 09: A bad fitness business client experience - what can we learn?||In episode 9, Jack shares a recent experience he had as a client of another business and what we can learn from it. Looking at all businesses through the lens of a business owner can be incredibly useful. Even when you go to a coffee shop – what||26 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 10: ClassPass in Asia: Everything you need to know with Claire Goodill, GM of Expansion [Part 1 of 2]||In episode 10, Jack talks to ClassPass's former General Manager of Expansion for ClassPass who spearheaded the company's growth across Asia.||20 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 08: The untapped power of LinkedIn networking and marketing with Steve Bruce||In episode 8, Jack talks to Hong Kong's top LinkedIn marketing coach, Steve Bruce, on how to get the most out of this powerful platform and how fitness professionals can use it to increase their network and strengthen their personal brand.||19 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 07: How we partnered with adidas and the way to negotiate partnerships with big brands in the fitness industry||In episode 7 Jack discusses the way to approach big negotiations with partners such as adidas, BASE’s partner in a deal that was secured before they opened their first location. He also talks about the best way to go into partnerships, view them and u||11 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 06: The Jakarta fitness industry and the best way to view competition with JJ Sweeney of Paradigm Fitness [Part 2 of 2]||Episode 6 is the second part of our interview with Asia fitness industry veteran JJ Sweeney, where we hear what's happening in the Jakarta market right now and the most productive way to view competition and other new fitness businesses.||4 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 05: Interview with JJ Sweeney, his journey and reflections on 23 years in Asia's fitness industry and scaling to 64 gyms [Part 1 of 2]||In Episode 5, we hear our first interview on the podcast with JJ Sweeney, based out of Indonedi offering his insights into the region's industry.||28 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 04: Photography Essentials For Fitness Business Marketing [The FitBiz Fix]||In episode 4, and the first FitBiz Fix, Jack goes through some key principles of solid fitness business photography as well as some outright no-nos.||14 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 03: The 5 Pillars Of Fitness Business Marketing||In episode 3, Jack takes you through the five main areas of marketing that you'll need to consider and plan for to reach business success.||27 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 02: How To Recruit The Best Coaches For Your Fitness Business||In Episode 2, Jack focuses on the recruitment process and things you need to consider when hiring for your fitness business.||29 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFBA 01: Introducing The Fitness Business Asia Podcast||Welcome to the Fitness Business Asia Podcast with Jack Thomas, founder and CEO of BASE, which was voted Asia’s Gym of the Year 2018.||29 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this podcast!
Clear, straight to the point, no nonsense extremely valuable information. Highly recommended!
Top Podcast On Asia’s Fitness Business
Aiming to be the no 1 resource for those in Asia’s fitness industry but also a solid source of information and inspiration wherever you’re based.
Jack doesn't waste your time.
It's a very well structured podcast that obviously has a lot of thoughts behind it. I'm subscribing.