SHIFT Magazine SHIFT Q2 Final Edition - Page 13

JOANNE ANGEL BARRY COLON CEO, Wholistic Fitness What is your business type? Personal Training with a Wholistic approach. I help clients transform their mind, body and spirit with movement, meditation and nutrition, by applying weight training, Chakra balance reiki and holistic nutrition. How did COVID-19 make an impact on your business model? I do not believe that COVID-19 impacted my business, I do believe COVID-19 sped up what I already envisioned. Have you made any adjustments to your business model? I've adjusted my services and now offer them remotely. They include group fitness live classes, live dance parties, meditation sessions, card pullings, personal training, and chakra balance reiki treatments. I'm excited to see what "the new normal" GAYLENICHOLSON Resilience Coach & Podcast Host What is your business type? As a Resilience Coach, I help Veterans and Survivors of other traumatic experiences live happier, healthier and more successful lives by using energy tools and techniques to affect a shift in how past events impact the present. How did COVID-19 make an impact on your business model? Yes and No. I have always been able to work with my clients via video calls, but part of my work has also been face to face in the same room. Not anymore. The “Corona Spotlight 2020” came into being in response to the country being quarantined. Have you made any adjustments to your business model? We began offering to help repurpose some of the incredible content that was captured during [expert] interviews. Ebooks, Video Vignettes, 30 Second Promo Spots, Pulled Quote Memes. We’re even offering a distribution package. We’ve also been asked to develop an OTT television series for eZWay Network.