Do you struggle to remember the names of your participants? It can be a real challenge when you teach multiple classes at more than one club. But we all know how amazing it feels when someone remembers our name and uses it in conversation. Calling our participants by name connects us to them on a more personal level. It builds trust, and it's a great way to build community and a sense of belonging. If you're ready to take your teaching to the next level, watch as Angie’s shares tips to help tackle names.
Do you have your own tricks to help remember names? We want to hear them! Share your tips in the comments section below. Remember to check back next week on new Tips from Angie!
Angie Miller, M.S., is a health and fitness educator, speaker, and licensed counselor. She teaches at Northern Illinois University in the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education and presents at mental health and fitness conferences worldwide. Angie owns her own fitness company, Angie Miller Fitness, and she is a Master Instructor for NASM, AFAA, and Kettlebell Concepts. She writes for fitness journals and digital communities and publishes a weekly blog where she covers fitness and lifestyle topics. You can learn more about Angie on her website, http://www.angiemillerfitness.com