The “What The Hell Is Going On With Lara?” Post

It’s so funny how when your life changes, people on the “inside part of outside” of your life change too. Many of my colleagues and friends have stuck with me, stayed in touch, actually interacted with me, but to be honest most have not. And you know what? That’s okay. Because my life, my passions, Read More …

On The Closing of Doors, and Opening of New Ones…

So by now you may or may not have seen the announcement about a new step in my career, that I’ve been given a wonderful opportunity to work with a whole bunch of amazing people I adore. I’ve been hired as the Community Manager for Blog World and New Media Expo, and I’m really excited! Read More …

Blog World Expo NY 2011 – Wow!

I feel the need to do this massive recap post, but it’s probably more likely I’ll just spend my time gushing, so if that’s not what you’re looking for, I make no apologies anyway. Blog World Expo: New York Style First, I have to say that the Blog World team is and always has been Read More …

Ask Me About: Building Online Communities (BlogWorld Expo NY 2011)

I’m gearing up for my session the end of this month at BlogWorld & New Media Expo in the Javits in New York City. My session is titled “Building A Successful Online Community” (scheduled for Wed. May 25th, 1030-1130am). Tickets are still available here! (Save on ANY pass with the coupon code: BWSAVE20) I’ve got Read More …

Less Than Two Weeks Til Takeoff – You Ready for Blog World Expo?

Oh, how I love this time of year! Despite the fact that I am busier than I’ve been in a long time, I’m so excited to be making my way to Blog World Expo in less than two weeks. (I’m speaking this year, feeling honored as all get out as a soon to be 3-year Read More …