Entries by garyk


Should You Ask About Injuries Before Class?

I have been in many yoga classes where, at the beginning of class,  the teacher asks whether any students have an injury.  Sometimes the students describe their injuries openly in the class.  Other times the teachers visit with the students privately (usually in child posture) because some students may be reluctant to discuss their injuries […]

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Don’t Sign That Lease (Yet)

Don’t Sign That Lease! (Yet) Signing a lease is one of the most important economic actions that you will take as the owner of a yoga or wellness studio. The key point of this post is that you must read, understand and negotiate your lease. There is no such thing as a “standard” lease and […]

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Releases From Liability-Make Sure You Are Covered!

 Why You Need A Release of Liability  All yoga teachers and studios must obtain a release of liability from each student. An effective release will place you in a better position to negotiate a settlement if a complaint for personal injury is brought against you and may provide a defense to a lawsuit.  The release […]

Yoga Journal Conference

Join me at the Yoga Journal Conference and the Texas Yoga Conference in 2014!

The Yoga Journal Conference is January 16 – 20, 2014 and will be in San Francisco.

The Texas Yoga Conference is January 31 – February 2, 2014 and will be in Houston.