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The Final Pose: The Arkansas Yoga and Therapy Center
3 weeks ago

The Final Pose: The Arkansas Yoga and Therapy Center

Andrea Fournet, the owner of The Arkansas Yoga and Therapy Center, has been practicing yoga since the mid-1980s. After studying in Ashrams, Buddhist temples and Hawaiian Hales, she was inspired …
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Shhh! Quiet Please
1 month ago

Shhh! Quiet Please

Silence. It’s a powerful tool used at Lighthouse Yoga during its silent heated power class.

Offered on Sundays for an hour, students practice in silence, minus instructions here and there …
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Yoga for the Youth
1 month ago

Yoga for the Youth

By  •  Develop

When Melissa Williams opened Yoga Junction 2011, she wanted to offer classes for all ages in the community. As a teenager, she experienced a great deal of anxiety and panic …
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Tips for a More Eco-Conscious Studio
4 months ago

Tips for a More Eco-Conscious Studio

By  •  Columns

The Yama “ahimsa” means non-harming or non-violence. Some may interpret ahimsa to mean taking a break when you’ve pushed yourself too far in a yoga class, or speaking to yourself and others …
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Marketing Your Studio Through Photography
11 months ago

Marketing Your Studio Through Photography

By  •  Reach

Your studio only gets one chance to make a first impression. Strong photography and marketing can be the key elements to making sure a first impression is a good one. …
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A Green Space
1 year ago

A Green Space

By  •  Nurture

According to a study done by Rubicon, in the U.S. we throw away 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour — about 42,000 per minute, or about 695 per second. U.S. …
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Go Green
2 years ago

Go Green

By  •  Nurture

Incorporating mindful practices to help sustain the environment.

Wendy Klein, the owner of Nandi Yoga in San Mateo, California, grew up with a father who was a passionate environmentalist. He …
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Three Steps to Making Your Studio Carbon Neutral
2 years ago

Three Steps to Making Your Studio Carbon Neutral

It is hard to go a day without hearing about climate change, but there isn’t much discussion about what small businesses can do about it. You will be surprised how …
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Music Creates an Experience at Your Studio
2 years ago

Music Creates an Experience at Your Studio

Music can be used for a variety of purposes in yoga studios, both in the lobby/retail area and in class.

The soundtracks you choose affect both employees and customers, so …
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Building a Feedback Culture in Your Studio
2 years ago

Building a Feedback Culture in Your Studio

If you’re not giving or getting feedback in your studio, you’re living in a bubble.

“Any culture functions well with a good set of standards for feedback. Different people, different …
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