Take a tour
invite your friends
- Select Menu -
Invite your friends
please read profile before joining?
I just wanted to say to please read the profile of the group before you join. i like peertraining because there are so many diverse groups but I really want a group with a starting goal like myself I started a group to look for other people who have the same amount of weight to lose so I know we will all have the same common issues so I post I want people who need a great amount of weight to lose and someone always joins who is like only 5-10 lbs. overweight and then they never post. also if you are in a group and stop posting because it wasnt for you please quit the right way so it can be open for a new member to join. just had to vent my frustration.
Wed. Jun 6, 10:47pm
you can't read the group's complete profile without joining the group
Friday, June 08, 2007, 11:33 AM
You can read some of it, the summary. And, if you join and find it isn't for you, you can leave.
Also, if it's called "for people looking to lose 100+ lbs," and you need to lose 10, just don't join. Just like if it's called "Christian mothers in Alabama," and you're single, Jewish and live in California, don't join.
Friday, June 08, 2007, 12:27 PM
I pretty much agree with the OP but would mention that sometimes it's a problem for people like me who enjoy some degree of diversity to figure out which groups really want to have a narrow focus and which ones just have a profile that describes the person who started the group. Maybe 10% of the profiles on each end of the scale are crystal clear about that but the 80% in the middle leave it somewhat to the imagination.
Friday, June 08, 2007, 4:36 PM
yes, you can't read the complete group profile or see who the people are without joining the group, BUT what you can do it join the group, read it all for a few minutes, and then if that's not for you just leave the group. No harm done, and no one even noticed you were there looking.
Friday, June 08, 2007, 8:25 PM
8:25, you are EXACTLY right! That is the way to "join a group"...or not.
Tuesday, June 12, 2007, 6:22 PM
How To Lose Weight- The Basics
Weight Watchers Points System
The Fat Smash Diet
The Eat To Live Diet
The Beck Diet Solution
How To Get The Motivation To Lose Weight
How To Be Successful Using PEERtrainer
How To Burn Fat
Online Weight Loss Support- How It Works
Does Green Tea Help You Lose Weight?
Tips On Using PEERtrainer
Visit The PEERtrainer Community
Diet and Fitness Resources
Weight Watchers Meetings
Learning To Inspire Others: You Already Are
Writing Down Your Daily Workouts
Spending Money On A Personal Trainer?
How I Became A Marathon Runner
How To Prevent Injuries During Your Workout
Flu Season: Should You Take The Flu Shot?
Are You Really Ready To Start PEERtrainer?
Super Foods That Can Boost Your Energy
Reversing Disease Through Nutrition
New Diet and Fitness Articles:
Weight Watchers Points Plus
How To Adjust Your Body To Exercise
New: Weight Watchers Momentum Program
New: PEERtrainer Blog Archive
Review Of The New Weight Watchers Momentum Program
Weight Loss Motivation by Joshua Wayne:
Why Simple Goal Setting Is Not Enough
How To Delay Short Term Gratification
How To Stay Motivated
How To Exercise With A Busy Schedule
Real World Nutrition and Fitness Questions
Can Weight Lifting Help You Lose Weight?
Are Protein Drinks Safe?
Nutrition As Medicine?
Everyday Weight Loss Tips
How To Eat Healthy At A Party
How To Eat Out And Still Lose Weight
The Three Bite Rule
Tips On How To Stop A Binge
Introducing The PEERtrainer Cheat System
How To Speed Up Weight Loss
How To Get Motivation To Lose Weight
Weight Watchers: The New Science!
3 Myths About Weight Loss With JJ Virgin
Related Article :
New PEERtrainer Articles :
Why Green Tea Helps You Lose Weight
How To Lose A Lot Of Weight, Fast
5 Things You Must Know Before Doing A Cleanse
New: How To Build Muscle
What Is The Best Kind Of Protein Powder?
The Master Cleanse
Will Removing Gluten From Your Diet Help You Lose Weight?
How To Obliterate Your Limitations
How To Get The Motivation To Exercise
How To Stop Feeling Tired
Dr. Joel Fuhrman's Super Immunity Diet
The PEERtrainer Diet
Is Portion Control Keeping You Fat?
The Ultimate Guide To Dietary Fiber
P90X? Do Burst Training Instead
Weight Watchers Points Changes For 2012
Can Diet Soda Cause You To GAIN Weight?