Episode 3: Fitness career abroad with Ben McDonald


Ben McDonald has worked in the fitness industry since 2004 and currently works for DTS Fitness Education in Canada. He has an extensive and varied sporting background including fencing, board diving, Mixed Martial Arts and has competed in Cricket, Aikido, Boxing, and Rugby. Ben has taught for the largest health and fitness training provider in Europe and has been published in numerous UK magazines. Ben has developed multiple qualifications, presented internationally, and is considered a leading expert in Club bell training. Ben was awarded the 2013 Recognition award at the UK International Fitness Showcase. He is passionate, energetic and his love for the health and fitness industry is contagious.


In this episode:

  • key motivational factors for success
  • challenges of moving a fitness career abroad
  • fixed versus growth mindset
  • outcome versus processed focused
  • standing out from from other fitness professionals
  • connecting with your client base
  • making a memorable impact for future performance
  • Full success acronym: MADE = Motivation, Appreciation, Dedication & Education

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Company website: www.dtsfitnesseducation.com

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Instagram benmcd1976

Book recommendation: Mindset by Carol Dweck

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