Mariel Freeman

Mariel, she/her, is the founder and owner of Three Queens. She holds the space and creates the overall vision of Three Queens, our advanced training and studio space. An entrepreneur, mom, and yoga practitioner, ...

The Business of Yoga: Entrepreneurial Studies for Yoga Teachers


What is Entrepreneurial Spirit? Right Livelihood? Can you, and SHOULD you “Make a Living” as a yoga teacher?  We will explore how to sustainably engage in the yoga industry complex with integrity and each participant will aim to bring a product or service to the yoga market place to help sustain their career in yoga.  This 50 hour modules meets online on Wednesday Nights, and twice in studio for mentorship with leading industry experts.

This is a project based program that includes:

  • Your Project Plan 
  • Brand Clinic
  • Marketing Clinic - email, social media, networking, publicity
  • Reflection Pools: Pitching / Selling 
  • Technology Clinic
  • Financial Clinic - planning, budgeting, forecasting, and profitability 
  • Legal Clinic

Required Reading: Building a Business the Buddhist Way, People Styles at Work

Wednesdays: 6:30-8:30PM (Online)
9/20/23, 9/27/23, 10/4/23, 10/18/23, 10/25/23, 11/1/23, 11/8/23, 11/29/23, 1/10/24, 1/17/24, 1/24/24, 1/31/24

December 8-10, 2023, Feb 2-4, 2024

  • Fridays 6:30-8:30pm
  • Saturdays 12:30-7pm
  • Sundays 12:30-5pm