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The Magic of Getting in the Flow

By On December 29, 2014

Flow is a state of mind we experience when we’re fully immersed in a task and forget about the outside world. Marked by creativity and productivity, this mystical state helps us find… Read More

Work & Entrepreneurship

Meet the College Freshman Who’s America’s Youngest State Lawmaker

By On November 6, 2014

Freshman college student Saira Blair became the US’s youngest elected lawmaker as a delegate in the West Virginia House, after a landslide victory on Tuesday, November 4th. It was the first election… Read More

Work & Entrepreneurship

Why Yoga for Bad People is Oh So Good!

By On September 17, 2014

Rhode Island native Katelin Sisson and Northern California native Heather Lilleston, now both New Yorkers, came together over their passion for yoga and producing retreats for “normal people who want to have fun.”… Read More

Work & Entrepreneurship

The Entrepreneur on a Mission to Change Women’s Media

By On September 16, 2014

At SERENE we are big fans of a major orchestrator of this generation’s women’s movement - Claudia Chan. Immersed with everything women’s empowerment, leadership, power, and potential, Claudia has created a media network and… Read More

Work & Entrepreneurship

The Mind Behind Movement for Modern Life: Kat Farrants

By On September 2, 2014

London-based Kat Farrants left her job as a lawyer to achieve her dream of building the online video yoga community Movement for Modern Life, an easy-to-navigate range of well-produced yoga videos that you take take at-home… Read More

Work & Entrepreneurship

Gee Jajodia of Juice Philosophy Gives Us Tips on Health and Entrepreneurism

By On August 13, 2014

When SERENE’s London Lead, Leslie Saglio, was introduced to Gee Jajodia and her juice line, Juice Philosophy, she was an instant fan. Gee, a health and lifestyle coach and firm believer in juice cleanses,… Read More

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How a Daily Yoga and Gratitude Practice Strengthened my Authentic Self

By On August 1, 2014

  “The appearance of things changes according to the emotions, and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves” – Kahlil Gibran.  I… Read More

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Wisdom, Notes + Quotes from Claudia Chan’s 2014 SHE Summit

By On June 12, 2014

The 3rd Annual SHE Summit took place recently at the 92Y, featuring over 60 thought leaders and change agents. As it is explained, “S.H.E. Summit is a global conversation and celebration of female… Read More

Rise Up London

SERENE Brings Rise-Up Rooftop Yoga Series to NYC, London & LA

By On June 3, 2014

We are thrilled to bridge our dream of bringing our Rise Up yoga series to extraordinary rooftop settings across the world, with our recent expansion to London and Los Angeles. What started… Read More


Karen Ries & Natalie Berry of HANA Organics: Entrepreneurs Inspired by the Power of Plants

By On May 17, 2014

Karen Ries, founder of HANA Organics Skincare, is inspired by the power of plants to create great skin products suitable for everyone.  She is applying her knowledge of herbalism to build a… Read More