Handling Conduct Issues

July 21, 2022 There is something to be said about good behavior, but bad behavior is talked about more often. Being a new manager or director comes with the responsibility of discipline. As a manager, do you feel like a High School Principal at times? It isn’t just young adults or older kids; how is…

September 2022 Spotlight Contest

$100 September Spotlight Contest: The NIHCA Spotlight offers a chance to win $100 for your club and an opportunity to cast some “Spotlight” on your amazing facility, your awesome staff and your dedicated members! Have you seen our Newsletter section, “Can’t Make This Up”? Every now and again we hear a great story from one…

NIHCA Building Gets a Mural

July 12h, 2022 Before and After  Click on the picture to see all the details NIHCA is a National company working with insurance providers and fitness gyms throughout the US, based in beautiful Granite Falls, MN. Our national company moved from the Twin Cities ten years ago and has thrived since moving our office to…

Collections and Cancellations

June 23, 2022 There are many benefits to owning and running a fitness facility but there are some really tough aspects as well, like collections. When many of our members gathered for the 2022 NIHCA Spring Conference and Exhibit Expo we talked to each other about collections. There was concern from some clubs about how…

Post Pandemic Numbers and Good News

June 16th, 2022 Spring of 2020 brought many of us to breaking points. We were thrown into these so-called learning opportunities that we would’ve preferred never to have experienced. But here we are two years later with our heads held high and pushing to be better than ever before. We have learned from the experience…

Caffeine and Your Workouts

June 9th, 2022 I love walking into the office after that first pot of coffee is done brewing in the morning. I wasn’t always a coffee drinker, but I have always thought the smell was warming, welcoming, and energizing. Of course, coffee isn’t the only source of caffeine and caffeine is a big topic in…