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yoga teacher training

5 Things to Consider Before Leading a Yoga Retreat

I have just finished co-leading another successful retreat in Tuscany, one of ten this year, and I’m laying the groundwork for a July 2013 Amalfi...

Silvia Mordini
August 5 2012

5 Steps to Help Yoga Teachers Earn a Living

I am frequently asked by fellow teachers how to set their rate for teaching classes. This comes up as well in teacher trainings but often very little...

Karen Fabian
August 3 2012

Yoga Teachers: How to Write a Kickass Bio

Smart, authentic bios are essential for any yoga teacher. These are used on your personal postcards, flyers and website. The studios or gyms you teach...

Silvia Mordini
July 27 2012

6 Misconceptions About Yoga Teachers

I went to my first yoga class thinking I would be bored. I fell in love immediately. I decided to become a yoga teacher but didn't think I had what it...

Mallory Mast
July 24 2012

My Journey to Trusting in Yoga Again

I never thought practicing yoga would leave me with a broken body and spirit, but for a period in my life, it did.

Veronica Elliott
July 24 2012

8 Dirty Little Confessions of a Yoga Teacher

Just when you thought you knew what I was thinking during yoga class :)

Erin Motz
July 23 2012

5 Signs Your Yoga Business Is in Trouble (And 5 Things You Can Do!)

When I left my corporate job in 2003 and went to work full time as a yoga teacher, I tried my best to make the financial aspect work. After 3 years, I...

Karen Fabian
July 23 2012

5 Ways Yoga Has Made Me a Better Writer

It was during the first week of my yoga teacher training that I realized my yoga practice and my writing practice were very similar. It was a week...

Charly E. Simpson
July 20 2012

5 Things Yoga Teachers Need to Know About the Mamas in Class

Before I had a child, my approach to teaching yoga was very different from the expectations I now have today as a student. I realize now some mistakes...

Kimberlee Jensen Stedl
July 19 2012

A Path to Healing: Finding the Yoga Teacher Within

As a dedicated vinyasa flow yoga teacher and teacher trainer, creative expression never ceases to amaze me. The continued practice of yoga has...

Mercedes Ngoh
July 18 2012

9 Simple Ways to Modify A Yoga Practice

One of the wonderful things about yoga is that the poses can be modified to meet the needs of the practitioner. While some of the common...

Karen Fabian
July 12 2012

4 Ways Yoga Teachers Can Think Like Beginners

I love teaching basics yoga classes. There is nothing like the experience of introducing another person to themselves through breath and movement. The...

Alana Kessler
July 11 2012

5 Ways to Get Yoga Teaching Experience

So, you're fresh out of your 200-hour yoga teacher training with your diploma in hand, ready to take your first steps out into the world as a yoga...

Roxy Bargoz
July 10 2012

11 Encouraging Things to Say to Discouraged Yogis

I love practicing yoga. I love learning about yoga. I must admit, however, that sometimes I get into a discouraged slump with my practice. Whether...

Cathy Geier
July 4 2012

Treating the Pose & Not the Person?

Traditional Western medicine treats the disease not the person.

Michael Taylor
July 2 2012

Are You Enlightened Enough to Be a Yoga Teacher?

To those of you thinking of pursuing a yoga teacher training/advanced studies course but aren’t sure if you’re advanced enough, enlightened enough,...

Cori Martinez
June 28 2012

10 Things to Help You Stand Out as a Yoga Teacher

When you work in any industry, it’s helpful to distinguish yourself. This will help people recognize you, will help you create a bond with clients for...

Karen Fabian
June 27 2012

12 Tips for Teaching Yoga to Aging Athletes

As an aging athlete, whose glory days as a front line dancer and fast runner are in the past for now, I find myself deeply in yoga. Looking up, I have...

Cathy Geier
June 22 2012

4 Lessons From My First Year of Teaching Yoga

Yoga teacher training, like so many of the most pivotal decisions of my life, was something I felt an out-of-the-blue impulse to do. Call it...

Dulma Altan
June 20 2012