Christa Avampato's Blogging Beginnings

Screengrab meets up with Christa Avampato at the 2008 BlogHer Business Conference.   ...more

Interview with Em Hall at the 2008 BlogHer Biz Conference

Em was an incredible speaker at BlogHer Business Conference 2008. She had a fantastic idea and ...more

List of Inspiring Young People for your Conference/Event - suggestions welcome

Hi al, I'm building a list of inspiring young people (30 and under) to invite to conferences and events (as speakers, panellists, etc). This would be a good resource for anyone planning a conference of any sort that needs a youth voice or two. The list is here I would like your suggestions on other young people to add to my list. Do check out who I have up there and give me your nominations. You can nominate yourself too :) ...more

Trisha includes a link to her site in every post that she makes, and I believe the other CEs on ...more

Gen Plus -- Town Hall in Los Angeles

Gen Plus Town Hall Forum It's official. Our forum in LA in January has a home. Here are the details: What: A very different town hall/forum event than you'd expect and probably than you've ever experienced -- very informal in tone (open, friendly, accessible), but with a formal agenda. Focused on issues that Boomers and 50 Plus are facing in job search, career issues and reinvention at this next stage. Experts will be there to provide a much needed resource. You will be expected to participate in the spirit of community. ...more

BlogHers in Blogsboro - Converge South 2007

I just got off of I-95, returning from the Converge South conference on the campus of North Carolina A & T University, an historically black university in Greensboro, North Carolina - a city that will be a stop on the BlogHer 2008 Reach Out Tour. ...more

Web Directions South 2007 conference

I didn't make it to BlogHer this year but I did manage to get to Sydney for the Web Directions South conference last week. There were some great speakers, some great people and I had four childfree days. Bliss! Read more about it here and here. I plan to do a couple more posts about it too, so check back in over the next few days. ...more

I've always wanted to go to these conferences but they are so far away. There's such a wonderful ...more

BlogHer in 2008: Reach!

Today we are proud to announce our entire 2008 schedule of events, centered around one unifying theme: Reach! BlogHer in 2008 will include a second annual BlogHer Business, the fourth annual BlogHer Conference and the introduction of a brand new BlogHer event: The BlogHer Reach Out Tour. The BlogHer Reach Out Tour will stop at 6 cities on the East Coast and across the South. Yup, we're growing from 2 events in 2007 to 8 events in 2008! ...more

My big suggestion would be to come to Kansas City.  It is right here in the Heartland, and it ...more

BlogHer in 2008: Call in to get the scoop this Thursday at 9AM

We reviewed the survey, compiled the poll results, read your blog posts and comments, and we are ready to unveil our BlogHer in 2008 plans...this coming Thursday, September 27th at 9AM Pacific time. And we'd like to do it live and "in person" on a community conference call. We'll take about 15 minutes to outline our entire schedule for 2008, and then we'll have time for Q&A as well. As soon as the call is over we'll push the info live in a blog post and press release too, so don't worry if you can't make it. You won't have to wait too long for the info. ...more

BlogHer 2008: San Francisco

BlogHer Business 2008: New York

BlogHer's Reach Out Tour: ...more

Blog Business Summit

Unfortunately, rather late, I just found out about the Blog Business Summit. It's being held 17-19 September in Chicago (weren't we just there... ). ...more

Live from the (virtual) BlogHer Conference in Second Life!

This is amazing. Although in reality, I am at home, in bed, in pain (and in my pajamas), I am still able to attend the BlogHer Conference virtually using this program called Second Life. They’re streaming audio this morning while the attendees sit in chairs. Soon we will get up and walk around and “talk” to each other, making connections and renewing friendships that we’ve made through blogging. I am so enamoured with this technology. ...more