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Shrouded in top of the line education and self reward, it's still a business to provide profits to the executives.

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Current Employee - Personal Trainer in New York, NY
Current Employee - Personal Trainer in New York, NY

I have been working at Equinox Fitness full-time (More than a year)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

You have a chance to make your own schedule. Though this is some what limited due to needing to be available to clients. Productivity bonuses for doing lots of sessions. Decent health benefits.

Cons

Little opportunity to be recognized for anything other than productivity. Which translates to if you aren't a major contributor to revenue, then you might as well be a fly on the wall.

Advice to Management

Remember that people can be your biggest asset and provide more incentive for people to shine. Beautiful real-estate and the bottom line aren't the only things that matter.

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  1. The Best Opportunity in the Industry

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Personal Trainer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Personal Trainer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Equinox Fitness full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Equinox members are all high earners and can afford personal training. The in house education, compensation, and bonuses are second to none. This is one of few fitness companies that provides affordable health insurance, 401k and other benefits most trainers don't get.

    Cons

    If you're the best in the industry, you will earn more money than anywhere else, however, more than half of the trainers earn less than 50k per year.

    Advice to Management

    With recent expansion, management needs to focus on hiring and developing quality rather than quantity of trainers. We have an incredible reputation in the industry and want to keep it that way.


  2. Helpful (3)

    Disorganized and immature...

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I worked at Equinox Fitness full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Some great people work here. It's the rockstars that make it work.

    Cons

    No leadership from the C level. The C level has the goals setup right, but doesn't know how to lead. The people doing to work as disconnected from the company's bottom line ideals.

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to manage without micromanaging. You need to be able to help employees at all levels AND listen to their advice.


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