I used to work in customer service, and I feel like being a yoga teacher can also flitter into the customer service realm. As teachers, we are creating an experience for our students. Obviously, we can’t make everyone happy all the time, but here are some tips for providing a great yoga experience:Read More
I never want my students to think that I am any better than them, and I especially don’t want them to think that I have my shit together. My true super power as a yoga teacher is my ability to connect with my students.Read More
As a yoga teacher, one of the most important skills you should master is the ability to teach who is in front of you.Read More
I’m planning on going back to work in the corporate world again. 2018 was a real kick in the balls and I took away a lot of lessons and took some time to reconsider how I am making my way through the world.
Over the years I have really tried to get better about class planning and managing my time, here are some of my tips:Read More
How well you are received/successful you are as a yoga teacher isn’t necessarily a reflection on how good you are as a yoga teacher. Teaching yoga comes with a lot of opinions from students, studio owners/managers, and other teachers.Read More
I don’t know about you, but routine is very important to me. I find that the more routine I have the more productive I am and the less routine I have, the more frazzled I become. In the past year as a full-time yoga teacher, I have been trying to find a routine that works best for me.Read More
Taking additional training can be costly and time consuming, but it is also very beneficial to your teaching practice.
There are many ways you can time additional training depending on what you want to get out of the training, how much time you have, and how much you are willing to spend.Read More
So, you’ve finished your 200-hour teaching training and you’ve gathered up the nerves to step onto your mat as a teacher. Where do you find students?
As I became more comfortable teaching I spent less time on my sequences and even more time planning my music. These days I have found some great shortcuts for staying organized and still leading some great classes.
Here are some tips for preparing for multiple classes:Read More
Have you ever had to say no to a subbing opportunity because you weren't prepared to teach?
Watch the video to find out three simple tricks for always being prepared to teach a yoga class.Read More
Dealing with anxiety can be debilitating. When running a business, anxiety can be a huge deal breaker in terms of success and overall happiness with your work. Read more to learn my three-point plan for running a business while dealing with anxiety.Read More