Pilates Career Counseling Columbus GA

Local resource for pilates career counseling in Columbus, GA. 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.

cathy S Alford, MAACC
(706) 888-3000
5636 Whitesville Road Suite E3
Columbus, GA
Columbus Career Center, Georgia Department of Labor
(706) 649-7423
700 Veterans Parkway
Columbus, GA
Laborers' International Union Of North America Local 1073
(706) 327-6424
3518 Veterans Pkwy
Columbus, GA
A 1 Personnel
(706) 324-1340
1435 54th St
Columbus, GA

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Accounting Principals Inc
(706) 568-4055
3575 Macon Rd
Columbus, GA

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Mr. Steven Gary Chittum, Director
(706) 321-1662
P.O. Box 697
Fortson, GA
Partnership In Caring
(706) 576-4465
2210 Wynnton Rd Ste 208
Columbus, GA
Access Resume Services
(706) 568-1922
6954 Buena Vista Rd
Columbus, GA
Local 3212
(706) 323-0516
1341 Delauney Ave
Columbus, GA
Hotel Employees & Restaurant Employees Union Local 804
(706) 324-1423
502 1st Ave
Columbus, GA
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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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