Pilates Career Counseling Birmingham AL

Local resource for pilates career counseling in Birmingham, AL. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to pilates career counseling, pilates teacher instruction, and pilates instructor certification classes, as well as advice and content on opening a pilates studio, consulting and marketing, and running a small business.

Ms. Lee Sumner Irwin, PCCPCC
(205) 870-1877
4104 Churchill Cir
Birmingham, AL
Mrs. Patricia Jordan
(205) 916-6144
Birmingham, AL
Mrs. Vicki Adaway, Board Certified APRN, CNS
(205) 307-8046
P. O. Box 531291
Birmingham, AL
Ms. Caryn L. Corenblum, JD, LCSWPCC
(205) 967-2330
2821 Canoe Brook Lane
Birmingham, AL
Mr. James Bruce Bright, Sr., CCIM
(205) 919-6829
3542 Atvonn Drive
Birmingham, AL
Mr. John Kyle DeLoach
(205) 870-5650
321 Lucerne Blvd Homewood
Birmingham, AL
Ms. gail frances barber, J.D.
(205) 531-6646
1822 Woodcrest Road
Birmingham, AL
Susan Edelberg Strauss, Certified Life Coach,MSWACC
205.266.3999, 205.290.1828
4520 Dolly Ridge Road
Birmingham, AL
Ms. Linda LevinPCC
(205) 871-2322
2317 Christopher Knl
Birmingham, AL
Birmingham Iron Workers 92 Training Program Trust
(205) 251-3372
2828 4th Ave S
Birmingham, AL

Pilates Job Outlook Looks Strong Despite Economy 

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Pilates Instructor Job Outlook is strongWith U.S. unemployment numbers worsening by the week, there are positive signs that say Pilates jobs may be more secure than average occupations. According to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), the fitness industry is expected to grow 27 percent by 2016, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. And a recent fitness industry compensation survey by the IDEA Health & Fitness Association reinforced that finding.

The survey, which included responses from 501 IDEA members working in a variety of positions in health club settings, found that wages for all positions except fitness floor staff are higher than the national average, and all positions reported wages higher than they were two years ago.

Pilates and yoga instructors, specifically, reported receiving an average hourly wage of $33.25, the highest of all types of instructors. This is up from $29.50 in 2006, indicating that wages have kept up with inflation.

What accounts for these positive projections when most industries are dealing with breathtaking downturns? According to the DOL, “an increasing number of people are spending time and money on fitness, and more businesses are recognizing the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees.” The DOL also credits aging baby boomers, who are concentrating on staying healthy and fit, as well as the reduction of physical education in schools and parents’ concern about childhood obesity. “Participation in yoga and Pilates is expected to continue to increase, driven partly by the aging population that demands low-impact forms of exercise and seeks relief from arthritis and other ailments,” says the DOL.

So, even if your business is experiencing a downturn, the prospects remain good for the future. If you’re looking to draw in new clients, perhaps working to tap into the older and younger members of your community may be a good strategy.

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