Embracing Change and Getting Innovative Gone are the days when yoga instructors would graduate from a teacher training program and hunt for a local studio that would hire them to teach a few classes a week if they were lucky. This is what we all did when I began...
As yoga teachers, we are continuously learning. When new books come out, it’s hard to know if they’re worth the time. I reviews two of the most popular yoga books of 2020 for you.
Homeless, hearing-loss and a hurricane all stood in the way of Phire’s dream to become a yoga teacher. Here’s her story about how she overcame the adversity to manifest her purpose.
5 Reasons Why Retreats Don't Sell There are a lot of challenges that you’ll face when you’re planning a yoga retreat but the biggest, most anxiety-inducing concern, is that you’re retreat doesn’t sell. I’ve talked to a lot of yoga teachers who want to host a yoga...
As yoga teachers, we need to replenish our cups from time to time. In this blog, Tracey Gazel helps remind us how to do that by deepening our meditation practice.
Making a decision about yoga teacher training brings up a lot of questions. We chatted with yoga teacher trainer, Crystal Gray (author of Goddesses Fart Too) about how students can tell if they are ready, how to pick the right program, and what they need to know about doing an online yoga teacher training.
Feeling overwhelmed by the need to create new yoga sequences for your classes? Here are the 6 easy steps to follow that make sequencing simple.
Coming up with fresh yoga sequence ideas can be a real challenge for yoga teachers. If you’ve hit the creative wall, here are 3 cheats to help you find your flow.
Do you cue mula bandha correctly? Are you guiding your yoga students to correctly engage the pelvic floor? Physio Yoga Expert, Shelly Prosko shares her knowledge and insight in this blog to help more yoga teachers get it right!
Teaching private yoga classes can be incredibly fulfilling but far too many yoga teachers don’t charge enough. Here’s how you can calculate exactly how much you should be charging.
A year after completing her yoga teacher training in India, Yoga Teacher Prep community member, Jasmine Sara, what she’s learned so far in building her yoga teaching career.
Taking your yoga teaching talents to a new studio space can be daunting and a bit risky. Here’s how you can make the switch and take your yoga students with you – all without burning any bridges.
There’s a comfort to having the same spot for each yoga class. When it becomes an obsession it can be a problem. Yoga teacher, Jannette Parent shares how one of her students stopped coming when her spot was taken and how she dealt with it as a teacher.
One of the most common questions of aspiring yoga teachers is if their body is body strong/skinny/fit/bendy enough to take yoga teacher training. Here’s what we have to say about just what kind of shape we think a yoga teacher’s body should be.
Yoga can be a powerful practice for runners. Not only is it great for recovery, it can help runners avoid injury. Here’s how one yoga teacher (and YTP Yoga Business Academy student) developed a Yoga for Runners workshop to get more runners across the finish line.
World Kids’ Yoga Day is on the first Friday of April. Children from around the world will be doing a 5-minute routine. We knew the YTP community would be all about it. Here’s how you can help kids in your community join this global event.
Planning a yoga class can be time-consuming and draining. Sequencing apps promise to make sequence creation easier and more inspired. We tested out three different apps to see if those claims are true. Here are the results!
One of the biggest benefits we help our students access through yoga is being able to quiet the mind and be calmer. This doesn’t always translate into them getting enough sleep. Here’s how you can help them develop better sleep habits through your yoga teaching.
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