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yoga teacher training

10 Reasons Why You Need A Yoga Mentor

When you started your teacher training, you worked with one teacher. This person taught you how to teach and gave you the skills you needed to go out...

Karen Fabian
May 7 2013

Achieve Instant Relaxation With A Simple Breathing Exercise

Do you suffer from stress? Ever feel like you can’t catch your breath? Does shallow breathing ever cripple your ability to find zen amidst chaos?

Sara Courter
May 7 2013

Create Better Relationships With Your Yoga Students

Providing private, one-on-one yoga classes is one of my favorite ways to share the practice. Each one-on-one class has so much to offer, both to you...

Cat O'Connor
April 27 2013

Why I'm A Rich Yoga Teacher (Even Though I'm Not Wealthy)

I’ve heard it said, “Some people are so poor. All they have is money.” At my studio this week, as part of a six-week challenge, we’re examining our...

Amber Shumake
April 25 2013

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Beginning Yoga Teacher Training

The decision to begin yoga teacher training should not be taken lightly. Before you embark on this difficult (but rewarding) journey, it's important...

Jessica Cooper
April 25 2013

Confession: I'm Obsessed With Bodies. Mine Included.

It sucks to admit, and it frankly frustrates the hell out of me, but I'm obsessed with bodies. Mine included. I was gleefully in denial of this fact...

Sara Courter
April 17 2013

Why Yoga Teacher Training Isn't Just About The Certificate

I recently completed a yoga teacher training. What did I expect going in? Well, I thought that I’d get the tools I needed to teach yoga, which has...

Brigitte Meinders
April 10 2013

Tax Tips For Yoga Teachers

Let’s be honest: it’s more fun to write about yoga than taxes, but it’s really important to understand how taxes can impact you as an independent yoga...

Karen Fabian
April 1 2013

Are You A Yoga Teacher? Why Aren't You Blogging?

Thanks to the wonderful world of blogging, now everyone has the opportunity to be a writer. While I’m sure there are many people out there who aren’t...

Pamela Nixon
March 28 2013

What's The Best Way To Become A Yoga Teacher?

Are you passionate about yoga? Have you been thinking about getting a yoga teacher certification, but are hesitant because of all the time and money...

Jill Lawson
March 23 2013

The Top 11 Reasons To Complete Yoga Teacher Training

Many of us harbor dreams of becoming a yoga instructor, but sometimes the mere thought of completing the required training can derail our resolve....

Tracey Toomey McQuade
March 6 2013

5 Common Misconceptions Facing New Yoga Teachers

In Sanskrit, viparyaya means misconception. When I moved from Kansas to the Windy City directly after completing my yoga teacher training, I had many...

Cassi Stuckman
February 27 2013

8 Tips For Teaching Corporate Yoga

One of the challenges you may face as a yoga teacher is working a private corporate gig and having people with different levels of experience attend....

Karen Fabian
February 22 2013

4 Ways To Maintain A Yoga Practice When You Need To Be Gentle To Yourself

You know that painful, vibrating feeling you get after you slam your funny bone into a piece of furniture? That’s how my entire body felt for days...

Jessica Labbe
February 15 2013

I Finished Yoga Teacher Training! (Now What?)

Myself, along with 15 other amazing students, completed 200-hour yoga teacher training in early December. It was a phenomenally emotional ending to a...

Rebecca Seed
February 14 2013

5 Limiting Beliefs That Hold Back Yoga Teachers

As a yoga teacher, one aspect of our job is to help people face their fears. We do it by challenging students to stay in a pose, face the postures...

Karen Fabian
January 18 2013

5 Lessons I Didn't Expect To Learn In Yoga Teacher Training

Yoga teacher training helped me grow in so many ways. Here are a few:

Candace Marie Celmer
January 4 2013

So You Wanna Be A Yoga Teacher...

... Do you also want to be an accountant, a personal driver, and a marketing manager? How about an event planner, a social media wizard, and a DJ?

Debbie Steingesser
January 2 2013

The Responsibility Of Being A Yoga Teacher

Modifying yoga postures during a group class is an important aspect for many, especially those suffering from injuries.

Derek Beres
December 27 2012