Episode 021

Unlock Your Fitness Potential: Expert Tips from Richard Garner

Unveiling Entrepreneurial Journeys of Visionaries Scaling to New Heights in Business

Welcome to the Business Amplified Podcast

The purpose of the Business Amplified podcast is to speak with other entrepreneurial guests on their journey of gaining more exposure and thereby drastically increasing their bottom line. We feel that an entrepreneur (regardless if you are brand new or been in business for years) must start doing things differently and more in the public eye in order for people to know who they are and that is where greater successes occur. 

Sponsored by Optimal Performance Academy

This show is sponsored by Optimal Performance Academy.  They are a business coaching and educational company designed to assist entrepreneurs on their epic journey through building a successful business.  

Show Summary

In this podcast, Kevin Dunlap and Richard Garner discuss the challenges and rewards of transitioning from corporate careers to entrepreneurship, particularly in the realm of virtual businesses. Richard Garner’s company, BT Fit Online and BreakThrough Fitness, offers fitness programs tailored to individuals’ needs and goals, with a focus on building confidence and providing mentorship.

Show Notes

  • Kevin Dunlap discusses the challenges of running a virtual business compared to a brick-and-mortar one, emphasizing the importance of considering all expenses, including marketing when starting out.
  • Richard Garner created BreakThrough Fitness shares insights on the value of marketing for businesses and mentions a book called “Sell or Be Sold” by Grant Cardone, which underscores the concept that everyone is a salesperson in some aspect of life.
  • Richard highlights the significance of mentorship and recommends a book titled “Celery Sold” by Grant Cardone, emphasizing that everyone engages in selling themselves and their ideas throughout life.
  • Richard shares his philosophy of helping clients challenge themselves physically and mentally, likely drawing insights from personal development, mindset training, or fitness coaching resources.
  • Kevin Dunlap and Richard discuss the importance of mastering the basics in any field, drawing parallels between fitness training, business, and personal development.
  • Richard emphasizes the importance of giving oneself time and not underestimating the learning curve when starting a business, possibly inspired by entrepreneurship books or courses.
  • Richard highlights the role of mentors in shortening the learning curve for entrepreneurs and suggests considering franchise opportunities as a way to mitigate startup challenges.
  • Kevin Dunlap mentions his website optimalperformanceacademy.org, which likely offers resources and courses related to optimizing performance in various life aspects, including entrepreneurship, fitness, and personal development.
  • Richard Garner recommends getting in touch via email or Facebook for those interested in his fitness programs, possibly offering personalized assessments and coaching sessions. You can find him at facebook.com/dtfitonline. Or at https://www.facebook.com/onlinecoachrichard
  • Both guests emphasize the significance of being open to opportunities and continuously learning and growing, echoing themes of resilience, adaptability, and forward momentum in both business and personal endeavors.

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Richard Garner

Guest Bio

Richard Garner is a seasoned entrepreneur who transitioned from a successful corporate career to pursue his passion for fitness coaching. With years of experience in the corporate world, Richard understands the challenges of balancing work and health. This insight led him to establish his own virtual fitness coaching business, BT Fit Online, where he helps clients achieve their health and wellness goals from the comfort of their homes.

Driven by a desire to make a positive impact, Richard emphasizes the importance of mentorship and personal development in his coaching approach. He believes in empowering individuals to overcome obstacles and achieve success in both their personal and professional lives. Through BT Fit Online, Richard offers personalized fitness programs, nutritional guidance, and mentorship to clients of all ages, helping them build confidence and improve their overall well-being.

For more information about Richard Garner’s fitness coaching services and to schedule a consultation, visit his website at https://www.facebook.com/BTFitOnline/ or reach out to him via email at rmgarnerus@att.net.  Start your journey towards a healthier lifestyle today with Richard’s expert guidance and support.

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Guest’s Website: BT Fit Online – https://www.facebook.com/BTFitOnline/

Sponsor: Optimal Performance Academy –  https://OptimalPerformanceAcademy.org 

Business Amplified Podcast page: https://BusinessAmplified.net/podcast

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Discovery Call with Kevin for Business Strategy Session (45 minutes): https://OptimalPerformanceAcademy.org/discovery

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