Just the other day I was listening to Simon Sinek tell a story about him and a friend finishing a run. At the end of this run there were large tables set up with free bagels to those that were finishing the run. As he continued, he detailed the layout of these tables with the bagels and all of the people that were there grouped around them making it difficult to get to the bagels.
Over the last decade that I have been active in the health and fitness industry, I have seen social media explode with new personal trainers and coaches come forward. I’ve never been one to see others as competition, as I believe that this benefits everyone involved. However, what I have seen along with this growth and exposure, are some of the negative attitudes towards helping people. Let me give you an example of this.