The Art of Conversation - don't let it die in your family

 The Art of Conversation?  ConversationalizeBC - (Before Children) and when I still wore suits and went to offices I attended a series of workshops with an excellent trainer called Joseph Riggio. We were learning how to be our best selves and also how to track those signals in the system, or attributes of a person, in others.The first part of every exercise was 'Conversationalize'....more

Tell Me What You Need @ BlogHer 14

First, an introduction. My name is Mark Bible and I am a Product Manager at CJ Affiliate by Conversant (formerly Commission Junction.) By way of a generous invitation from Sarah Crosby, who heads up our Content Solution team, I will hop a train next Wednesday for a relaxing ride up the coast to attend BlogHer 14—my first. ...more

Snow Days Just aren't the Same

  What do you remember most about snow days?...more

Geeks Are Awesome: Careers in Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math for Women and Girls

Young women looking into the sciences as a career path need guidance and a female role model. In this podcast Dr. Francesca Catalano, Faculty Director for the Science, Space Studies and Environmental Science Programs at American Public University, talks about the importance of finding a mentor, why a terminal degree is relevant, career potential, and how women are trying to carve out their place in science, engineering, technology, and math fields....more

5 Tips for Parents with Science-Loving Kids

By Dr. Francesca Catalano, Faculty Director, School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at American Public University...more

12 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

The iPhone is one of the world’s most popular smartphones, and those who have one spend a lot of time with it. But how well do you really know your iPhone? I bet you there are many features that you're not taking advantage of because you don't know they exist. Here are 12 features you probably didn’t know about your iPhone that will make you enjoy your phone even more. ...more
I have learned some tricks after reading this, as i am not a tech savvy i just use my iPhone for ...more

Let's Do the Time Warp Again!

Dear BlogHer Editors: Can We Get A Better Mobile Experience?

Roughly seven months ago I came across this website that seemed like a perfect match for me. It was made by women for women and covered everything from politics to perms. I signed up immediately, anxious to add my voice.  I filled out my profile, uploaded a sassy picture, and pressed "create post." And that is where my sadness began....more
Yep. It's true. It's virtually impossible to create a blog post in a mobile environment and ...more

Stressed? Uh, yea.


Midlife Cabernet: Will my Power Cord Work in a Cave?

I’m being pressured to throw away all electronic devices and go live in a cave in the forest. The one instigating the rebellion is the tiny voice that sporadically echoes through the cob webs in my middle-aged brain and whispers, “They’re all out to destroy you. Run away now.”...more