BlogHer Conference Update -- April 1, 2011

Happy Friday and happy April Fool's day I must admit, with head low, that I was victim to a well thought out prank -- let's hope you weren't so gullible! Let's start with BlogHer|bet......more

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Keep the Faith

If you were given a list of available children to adopt, which one would you pick? Would you look for the cutest, youngest, happiest little boy or girl? Or would you choose an older child... say around 15 or 16 years old?   My husband and I are currently going through this right now. Last year, we were chosen...yes, I said chosen... to adopt a child (or children). We have a natural son already but realized that adopting a child would make the most sense for us.   For anyone wondering, because I get asked this question a lot... Yes....more

"2008 I was assaulted by another employee"Any lawyers between us?

.At the end of 2008 I was assaulted by another employee,I got many marks on my ...more

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No Ordinary Blog Conference: News From BlogHer bet!

There’s always something you can count on at every BlogHer conference: No matter what the subject, the energy is palpable and the women here are ready to share stories and get inspired. ...more

Your Very First Blog Post

I told a nervous new blogger the other day “JUST START” there is no stigma, no perfection, no-one is judging you.  You know, the ‘everyone started somewhere’ speech.(Talking of which: a big shout-out from me to @Nickie72of Typecast who encouraged me in those early days and who continues to support new voices.)So, anyway, it got me thinking about my very first post(when I didn’t know any of you!!) and which I dragged out from behind the wardrobe today.  Funnily enough, I wasn’t ashamed of it and didn’t writhe in OMG!!! histrionics. Not much, anyway....more

BlogHer|bet is This Week: Two Spots and the Live Virtual Conference Pass Available!

This week, the inaugural BlogHer|bet Conference is happening. The "bet" stands for "Business, Entrepreneurism, Technology," and the conference targets women who have a big idea in tech or media and want to take it to the next level....more

BlogHer Conference Speaker Spotlight: Founders and Partners and Girl Geeks, Oh My!

Our inaugural BlogHer | bet -- a conference designed for women with big ideas involving technology, the Internet or social media -- is less than a week away. And the closer it gets, the clearer it becomes that this is going to be something really special. Each and every participant is well into a career of imagination and influence, and each has a bright idea (or project, or business) that’s ready to become bigger and brighter. Each participant has been custom-paired with a mentor who has achieved acclaim and prominence in her field and is committed to sharing insights and supporting other women....more

It was really quite something, especially in the morning, to look out over the Microsoft ...more

Conference Corner: Room of Your Own FAQ

BlogHer ’11 Room of Your Own session submissions and voting is in full swing. Have you voiced your opinions yet? Even though BlogHer has hosted Room of Your Own conference sessions since its inception in 2005, they are still a bit of a puzzle to some new attendees ... so we’d like to help demystify this BlogHer tradition. I’ve answered the three most frequently asked questions below (What are they? ...more

BlogHer Conference Update - - March 18, 2011

More March Fabness for this week -- let's get started!! First, I hope you all had a great St. Patrick's Day and didn't get too much green in your system. BlogHer|bet...more