What is the simple definition of Yoga? – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander – Presented by "Introduction to Yoga and Meditation" on Amazon Kindle – Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

What is the simple definition of Yoga? – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander

When one mentions the word “Yoga”, it immediately evokes a lot of different imagery. One of the common ideas that come to mind is perhaps of flower children from the 1960’s sitting in a circle with their legs in impossible positions chanting “Ohm” around a huge candle in a poorly lit room. Yoga is an ancient art form that has been practiced for centuries. Throughout the years, it has become popular as a way to stay active, stay in touch with one’s inner self, and keep a sense of sanity in a sometimes insane world. What is the simple definition […]

Here is What Yoga Practice Can Do For You – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander

Here is What Yoga Practice Can Do For You – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander

You want to live a full life. You want to feel good. You want to have lots of energy, vitality, power, and stamina. Do I have that right? Well, the great news is that all these can be yours. The ancient art of yoga can be applied to the modern world, where we live in a fast-paced and overwhelming environment. Practically speaking, it can rejuvenate you, give you a new zest for life, and enable you to fully enjoy a sense of health, energy, and creativity. That will do wonders for your happiness in the future… Sounds good, doesn’t it? Let me […]

What is The Best Way To Lose Weight? – Tips by Coach Maxwell Alexander

What is The Best Way To Lose Weight? – Tips by Coach Maxwell Alexander

Most diets fail because they are designed to work only in the short term, which is not the best way to lose weight. Usually, this makes people eat even more when the diet is over and they are again free to choose their old unhealthy favorites. The best way to lose weight is to work on making permanent changes to your routine that will improve your overall fitness level. Over time, building muscle and developing healthy eating habits will raise your body’s metabolism so you burn more calories. This will improve the results of your exercise program, along with burning […]

Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, ISSA Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Bodybuilding and Sports Nutrition Coach

Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander

If you’re an athlete you do not face the same issues that the normal man on the street faces. Most people have a tough enough time staying disciplined with their diet and working out regularly. That’s half the challenge for them. Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, ISSA Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Bodybuilding and Sports Nutrition Coach For the athlete however, it’s all about improving your game, bettering your personal best, functional conditioning for your sport, rest periods, HIIT and all the other variables that will make you a complete athlete. So how will […]

Body Types and How to Sculpt Your Muscles – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Lifestyle Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Body Types and How to Sculpt Your Muscles – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander

Exercise and diet is essential in workout to sculpt the muscles, yet you also need to understand the types of workouts, body types, and more to reach an effective result. Most people find it difficult to get going with diet and exercise, and most times the reason rests behind misleading information and unruly expectations placed on us from media, television, magazines, and so forth. The fact is exercise assists in keeping you fit. The body types however play a vital part in reaching your target. Endomorph body types often are, built stocky. The stomach is primary were the bulk or […]

The Story of Weightlifting Competitions with Certified Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

The History of Weightlifting Competitions with Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

In ancient times, testing of one’s manhood was done by weight lifting. They would lift heavy stones such as Bluestones of old Dailly, Dinnie Stones, and Inver stone to show the power moreover it was a matter of prestige to the tribal kingdom in ancient times. The History of Weightlifting Competitions with Certified Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander Considering the available facts, weightlifting competitions first began in Europe in the late 1880 and the champion of the competition was crowned in 1891. In those periods, there were no other subdivisions and the crown went to the man able to lift the […]

Training the New generation of Bodybuilders: Millennials!

Training the New generation of Bodybuilders: Here we go, Millennials!

Training the New generation of Bodybuilders: Millennials! by Certified Fitness Trainer/Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander I must assume that most of my bodybuilding clients will be Millennials, representatives of the new generation of consumers currently holding the most purchasing power in the United States, plus within the prime age for getting into a hobby like bodybuilding. Millennials are very different from the previous generations of athletes, bodybuilders specifically. There are several factors that distinguish them, especially when it comes to goals and motivation behind their decisionmaking. First of all, they are very environmentally and health-conscious. Fitness goals, including bodybuilding goals, must […]

Get fit while building your body – Fitness through Bodybuilding by Certified Fitness Trainer & Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

Get fit while building your body – Fitness through Bodybuilding

People undertake the sport of bodybuilding for all sorts of reasons, but fitness is probably the biggest one of all. There is no doubt that people who take the time to focus on the muscles in their body and honing them to a chiseled state are probably among the fittest of athletes. We can easily use the terms of bodybuilding and fitness interchangeably with each other. Get fit while building your body – Fitness through Bodybuilding by Certified Fitness Trainer & Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander We are a fitness conscious society, and bodybuilding fits in nicely with that concept. Fitness […]

Is Your Personal Brand Millennial Enough? - Personal Branding Coaching by Designer Maxwell Alexander

Is your personal brand Millennial enough? Top 5 personal branding tips to make your brand appeal to Millennials

Is your personal brand Millennial enough? Top 5 Personal Branding Tips to make your brand appeal to Millennials by Designer Maxwell Alexander, Personal Branding Coach, Duncan Avenue Group The millennial generation has become a leading economic force behind many of the current business and cultural trends with generation Z following its footsteps. Millennials currently spend over $600 billion per year and the number is growing, so any brand, business or product can count on unprecedented numbers of Millennials flooding its target audience.  Millennials see the world through a completely different lens than any of the previous generations. They grew up […]

You Are Your Brand – Personal Branding Coaching by Designer Maxwell Alexander

You Are Your Brand – Personal Branding Coaching by Designer Maxwell Alexander

You Are Your Brand – Personal Branding Coaching by Designer Maxwell Alexander Of course, you know how you view yourself: Loyal, trustworthy, dependable, honest. But that might not be how others see you. Like it or not, how you are perceived by the public is the reality of who you are. It is that public persona that comprises your brand. How important that image is to you can help you decide if you want to craft it yourself or if you want to put it in the hands of a public relations expert. So why should it be important to […]