Your passion for the health and fitness industry has brought you to this important moment: You’re ready to start the search for your dream job in nutrition! There are hundreds of websites that are useful for job hunting across just about any industry, and you’ve probably heard of them all: Indeed, Glassdoor, LinkedIn, Monster, CareerBuilder, and the list goes on and on.Read More >
As holistic and plant-based nutrition trends grow in popularity, so has the amount of misinformation. As a plant-based nutritionist, you need to be prepared to tackle a host of questions about what is true, accurate, and reliable.
Here are four of the most common questions you can expect to get from clients who are on the road to healthier, plant-based living:
We are excited to share the stories of some of our AFPA graduates, such as Jared, in our “Find Your Inspiration” blog series.
While everyone’s educational and career paths are unique, you will often find common ground among those who have earned nutrition and fitness certifications: considerable motivation, fresh perspectives, and most of all, a passion for helping others. We find these stories inspiring, and we hope that you do as well, while you consider a career shift or taking your business to the next level.
Are you sick of triggering old sports injuries, or feeling like every lousy food choice leaves your stomach crying out in pain? The problem might be chronic inflammation; a confusion in your body where your immune system is over-triggered. If you let this inflammation get out of control, it can put you at risk for dozens of different lifestyle diseases, including diabetes, cancer, and Alzheimer’s.Read More >
A major part of any nutrition consulting relationship should be goal setting, because clients tend to do better when working toward an outcome rather than following a vague aim like “eating healthier.” To establish goals effectively, consultants need quite a bit of information so the program can be tailored to a client’s current lifestyle and intentions.Read More >