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yoga teacher training

7 Secrets Of Becoming A Successful Yoga Teacher

Over the past decade, I've noticed that there is more to teaching yoga than just knowing the names of the poses, what they look like, and how to put...

Hope Zvara
December 26 2012

How Yoga Teacher Training Kicked My Ego's Ass

After practicing yoga for almost 12 years, I had an unexpected opportunity to take a teacher training course last winter.

Carole-Ann Mobley
December 20 2012

6 Ways I Set the Scene for My Yoga Classes

If you want your students to get the most out of your yoga classes, creating the ideal environment for them to practice in is key. That's why it's so...

Cailen Ascher
December 13 2012

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Selecting a Yoga Teacher Training

You're ready! You love what you've gained from your yoga and you're convinced you want that training and want to move ahead. Marvelous!...

Cathy Geier
December 12 2012

I Was the Only Dude at Yoga Teacher Training

I recently completed a 200-hour yoga teacher training program at an intensive 26 day retreat in Baja California Mexico.

Barry John Johnson
December 11 2012

Zen and the Art of Being a Freelance Yoga Teacher

I am an organizer at heart. I come from a long line of women who like things to be polished, perfected and professional, which served me well in my...

Mandy Burstein
December 10 2012

10 Teaching Tips for Newly Certified Yoga Teachers

Hundreds of new yoga teachers graduate from yoga teacher training programs every year.

Jill Lawson
December 10 2012

How Yoga Opened Me Up…and Drained Me Out

I am about to finish my first 200-hour yoga teacher training. I went into this intense process ON FIRE.

Rebecca Seed
December 7 2012

Russell Brand Doing Yoga Teacher Training

We knew that Russell Brand was a dedicated yogi and meditator (he's said both practices helped him deal with his divorce).

December 4 2012

What I Wish I'd Known About Yoga Teacher Training Before I Started

In early September, I moved to the other side of the world to start my yoga teacher training.

Alison Clare Skillen
November 28 2012

10 Key Metrics You Should be Tracking as a Yoga Teacher

As a yoga teacher, there are many aspects to your business: teaching, marketing and sales activities, and the financial aspect, among others. Each...

Karen Fabian
November 9 2012

How Yoga Can Help Heal Trauma

After I finished graduate school, studying Women's & Gender Studies, I decided to do yoga teacher training. One of my many reasons for doing teacher...

Lachrista Greco
November 7 2012

What I Learned from My Teacher Training Crisis

You know those situations that instinctively seem like a good idea, but once you experience them you’re really not sure why you ever thought of doing...

Alison Ottaway
November 5 2012

Teaching Yoga: for Love or Money?

Right or wrong, yogis are known for their peaceful, patient and generous spirits. Lucky for me, yogis are also very accepting of people who are...

Karen Sahetya
November 3 2012

I Stopped Telling Myself These 4 Lies and Found Joy

I started yoga teacher training last week. It feels like the "official" start to a new career and life. Embarking on a second-act career was something...

Oneika Mays
November 1 2012

5 Tips for Teachers to Have a Happy and Healthy Vinyasa Class

Hopefully, you've had the opportunity to attend a vinyasa yoga class that left you feeling inspired and open to new possibilities--not just in your...

Lisa Mitchell
October 23 2012

How to Ace Your Yoga Teaching Audition

I’ve had a few questions this week about preparing for teaching auditions. I’ve also had the opportunity to have a colleague take my class and give me...

Karen Fabian
October 19 2012

How to Be a Great Yoga Teacher

As a senior yoga teacher and yoga teacher trainer, one of the questions I get asked most is, "What makes a great yoga teacher?"

Marcus Julian Felicetti
October 18 2012

What I Learned When I Stopped Trying to Control Everything

I am almost 46 years old and have been teaching yoga for more than ten years. I started practicing yoga before the Internet was invented. Even before...

Colleen Rose
October 17 2012

Tools to Help Your Yoga Business

I took my first yoga class just over a year ago when my wife opened a yoga studio in Chicago called Tula Yoga Studio. At the time, I knew almost...

Andrew Wicklander
October 11 2012