In this episode Jenna explores the idea of "playing nice in the sandbox" as well as what it means to be a lifelong student. Speaking of students, we hear from a panel of 'fresh voices' - Pilates teachers who have been teaching for five years or less. They share with us their unique perspectives about the teacher training process and transitioning into the day-to-day with their clients. The newest generation is speaking..and we're excited to listen! This episode is generously sponsored by: Buff Bones®
Support is absolutely vital to our work as Pilates professionals. Trent and Jenna get to the heart of the support of equipment, supporting clients with significant considerations, and supporting other teachers in the industry. From confronting his diagnosis of cerebral palsy, to serving as the PMA Board President, to evolution of Arcus - Trent's thoughtfulness about
This episode is generously sponsored by: Farmgirl Marketing
We discuss the importance of having a spectrum of voices in our industry and how each of them play an important role. Jenna re-"konnects" with Viktor Uygan to reminisce about their days together at The Hartford Ballet, the development of the Konnector®, as well as the unique landscape of the Pilates industry in Turkey. We get to the heart of the purpose of this show diving into the unification of the industry and the inspiration of colleagues around us on top of trying to juggle family and business! Our rant for this episode is about the complications of clients withholding pertinent health information.
Jenna talks about Dr. Brene Brown's Reckoning, Rumble and Revolution as it pertains to the world of Pilates. Our guest is Carey Sadler of River City Pilates in North Liberty Iowa. Carey tells us about how she educates her small town about the fact that Pilates is a thing and shares some of her social media secrets to connecting to the Pilates world at large. This week's rant comes from your host as we ask the question "What the heck is a 'Pilates Body' anyway?"
We're going to Harvard University in our second episode to explore "How To Be Indespensible" as Pilates Professionals. We hear from the multi-faceted Mariska Breland about her rise to Fuse Pilates Fame in Washington DC, her struggles with MS and her amazing continuing education course, Pilates For Neurological Conditions.
This episode is generously sponsored by: Teach Happy
Our very first episode dives into energy of Pilates Unfiltered, with an interesting introduction where we find out why Jenna is taking on this project. Our first and very special guest, Taylor Lamanna takes us on a Pilates journey that travels from Chicago to Lake Tahoe with plenty of inspirational "obstacles" along the way. AND our first rant is featured with a studio owner who is fed up with her new teacher's lack of accountability. It's a chalk-full episode of mind-opening sentiments and a great start to a fabulous season! This episode is generously sponsored by: Pilates Nerd