When to say “no” to a yoga job

Still from “Office Space,” very funny movie involving spectacularly bad management. I recently received  an email from a former student.  As a newer teacher, we are obviously excited [...]

How to choose your perfect mentor

In my role as the Director of the YYoga Teachers’ College, I have frequently been asked by recent training graduates, “Now, how do I choose my mentor?”  For yoga students, this is akin to asking [...]

Cirque de Soleil. And your yoga teacher.

In the furor to “get noticed” and have street cred, yoga instructors are often expected to display Cirque de Soleil like physical prowess. Can you do a crazy pose? Do you have mad, [...]