What is a Yogapreneur?

Yoga-preneur is a play on the words Yoga (teacher) and entrepreneur.

An entrepreneur is a person who strives to manage their career path,  professional development and success in business.

Here’s 10 Key Characteristics to be a successful  Yoga-preneur: -

  1. Be passionate -Do what you love and love what you do
  2. Have a strategic plan of where you want to go with your business and how you will do it. Set targets and measures and celebrate achievements.
  3. Believe in yourself
  4. Be creative and move with the times
  5. Build your brand and market yourself
  6. Get educated, be a life long student
  7. Get a mentor and/or coach*
  8. Stay focused and be patient – success doesn’t happen overnight.
  9. Hang out with like-minded people who support your quest and blow off  the nay sayers!
  10. Remember that it’s all about the customer.*


*A coach provides action-based guidance. A coach can help you define your goals and can help you work through the steps and activities to achieve your goals. They may or my not have specific experience in your chosen field.

*A Mentor provides expertise in a subject and is very likely to have business experience and success, who can guide you with their direct knowledge.

*Your customer might be a student, a client, a patient,  never mind what you call them. They all need : -

  • To be treated with respect and dignity
  • See value for their money
  • Achieve  positive outcome and results.
Are you a yoga-preneur – tell us your story.
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