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What if your yoga career attracted droves of engaged students, allowed you to make more positive impact in the world, and increased your bottom line?
Want to know a secret? It can.
The elusive goal of a thriving yoga career is attainable with the right strategies and techniques.
The average yoga teacher makes a measly $35,000 per year. That's a lot of hustle for a little scratch. Many instructors spend oodles of hours per week driving all over town to teach umpteen classes...all of which they are underpaid for. It's time to change all that.
Does this sound like you?
You're sick of trading time for money. You don't get paid time off, and so you teach even when you don't feel like it...or worse, when you're sick or injured. A vacation seems like a far off dream, and your bank account says no to basic luxuries like investing in your own self-care.
Not sure how to differentiate yourself from the crowd. Yoga teachers are a dime a dozen these days, which makes you feel like you have to say yes to every opportunity, even the ones that aren't in line with your passion, your schedule, or your values. Creating a niche feels scary because it seems like it would limit you from opportunities.
Using marketing tools to grow your business feels overwhelming. All the social media platforms take up So. Much. Time. And, how do you even know which one is right for you, or how to use it to grow your following? When you compare yourself to how other people are doing on Facebook and Instagram, it feels like you've failed even before you've begun.
You're here because you wanted to live your purpose. But, man, is it difficult. You look around and see everyone engaging in the same hustle, and you don't have someone to show you how to develop your business with the yogic ideals you value so highly. You know you can make more money, but where do you even start?
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Take a moment and imagine a new lifestyle where you can:
Infinitely grow your following using social media. Constantly bring (the right) new people into your sphere with tried-and-true techniques that help you share your gifts with the world.
Utilize game-changing strategies to develop your community. By thinking outside the box, and moving some of your business online with courses and classes you are able to reach more people...wherever they are.
Step into the online space before everyone else. The landscape of yoga is changing swiftly. Be on the leading edge of that shift and reap the rewards of owning your own business, creating (and controlling) your own content, and leveraging your offerings for greater and greater success.
Stop trading time for money. Create passive income streams so that your revenue goes up...and so does your free time. Whether it be taking that long-deserved vacation or having reserves for a rainy day, ensuring you have revenue streams is essential to your core stability.
Maintain your yogic ideals while building a thriving business. Your work is valuable. It's time to overcome your money blocks and start earning your potential. Stop giving yourself away for free, and learn to offer valuable content while charging what you are worth. Finally.
Imagine yourself making more impact (and income!) in your career as a yogi!
It is possible to achieve the success you dream of with the right tools and strategies to grow your passion into a thriving business!
This is why I created:
THE UPWARD FACING CAREER MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
This 6-month long journey teaches you the exact skills and techniques I used to attract thousands of followers on social media, add thousands more subscribers to my email list, and generate passive income...the likes of which allows me the comfort of taking time off, having a substantial safety net, and the ability to invest in the exponential growth of my business.
Embarking on this experience helps you identify your tribe, your loyal students and clients that remain engaged with your work and offerings...long after they find you on line and purchase their first course or class with you!
Together, we'll build your audience intentionally...so you find your people and make the greatest impact possible in their lives with your work.
Before I put my entire business online and developed the world's first 500 hour online yoga teacher certification program along with 250 additional hours of higher education courses for yoga, I struggled.
- I drove all over creation, eating two meals a day in my car only to be underpaid as I taught umpteen yoga classes per week.
- Every year, I made less money than I needed to cover my essential bills, leaving me in greater and greater debt.
- With the glut of yoga teachers, I felt compelled to say "Yes" to every teaching opportunity that came my way so as to seem "essential" in the eyes of employers (not knowing it actually made me less valuable to them).
- Burn out was constant, but there was no way to take time off without losing my income.
- Though I invested thousands of dollars in my training as a yogi, I felt scared to charge what I was worth because of the stigma that spiritual teachings should be free.
If you resonate with any of these statements...you're in for a radical shift in your perception of yourself as a professional, and in how you run your business.
I'm here to turn you into a yogi entrepreneur.
One who calls the shots, charges what you're worth (and adds tax!), owns your power as the expert in your niche, and utilizes the latest technology to reach the people who love you and make more impact with your gifts as a healer, spiritual leader, and teacher.
It's time to change your strategy, think outside the yoga-studio-box, and create an empire that is all your own. One that works for you, rids you of dreaded burnout, and provides the passive income necessary for you to engage in soul-fulfilling self-care and keep moving your passion forward.
As a part of your 6-month journey in the Upward Facing Career Mentorship Program, you get:
- New content every month that reveals essential tools and skill sets to grow your business
- Rich video lectures that walk you through important lessons step-by-step
- Clear, actionable content written specifically for you, the budding yogi entrepreneur
- Swipe files, PDFs, and cheat sheets that give you a head start
- Tech tutorials with leaders in the online marketing industry giving you insider information you can use to your advantage
- Supportive private Facebook group to interact with other members of the Upward Facing Business Academy
- Monthly LIVE Facebook appearances by yours truly where I'll answer all your questions to drill down the next steps in your business and offer you laser coaching on how to confidently make those steps!
Trust me, this is something I wish I'd had when I first decided to put my entire business online!
Without the kind of support provided in this mentorship program, I suffered for years, ran into dead ends, and did way more work than was necessary before I turned a profit.
I want to help you avoid those pitfalls!
Using the exact methods I teach you in this program, I was able to:
- Grow my email list to more than 10,000 people
- Increase my monthly revenue by 10X (hello, passive income goals!)
- Expand my social media following by thousands of people
- Put my business online allowing me to scale...and avoid burnout
- Offer my passion authentically and in ways I never could in a studio setting
Often referred to as the "Yoga Doctor," Alanna Kaivalya, Ph.D., helps yoga teachers embody their knowledge, up-level their skills and create more impact in the world. She gives you clear pathways to earning a living with your spiritual practice and help others with your gift.
On this principle she founded The Kaivalya Yoga Method, a fresh take on yoga emphasizing the individual path while honoring tradition. Teaching students since 2001, teachers since 2003, Alanna has written and developed teacher trainings worldwide for top studios and independently. In 2015, she debuted a comprehensive 500hr-online teacher training.
She holds a Ph.D. in Mythological Studies with an Emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, has authored numerous articles and three books: Myths of the Asanas, an accessible practitioner’s guide to stories behind beloved poses; Sacred Sound, a yoga “hymnal,” illustrating the role of chant and mantra in modern practice. Her third book, Yoga Beyond the Mat, is a guidebook showing practitioners how to make yoga their spiritual practice.
She lives in New York City with Roxy the Wonderdog. Visit her website at: alannak.com
THE TWELVE MODULES
StartThe Power and Purpose of Social Media (and How to Use it Wisely!) (24:22)
StartStaying in Touch: Weekly Email Newsletter (18:20)
StartGather Your Tribe: Groups for Growth (10:18)
StartSpecial Guest: Nailing it on Pinterest with Melyssa Griffin! (24:32)
StartWorksheet: Content Calendar
StartWorkbook – Module 2
StartModule 2 Meditation: Taurus & The Heirophant (5:56)