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 …

Now Offering Internet Strategy Coaching

So as some of you may know, I’ve been at this internet stuff for quite some time. I’ve worked with Fortune 100 corporations and A-List bloggers, I’ve built websites and blogs for everyone from the stay-at-home mom to blog networks and businesses small and large. I used to only offer my consulting to current clients Read More …

My Not-So-Official, Official Story

After a recent thread in the ProBlogger Community about a member who was having trouble working his “About Me” page, I decided I need to do some restructuring with my own sections of this site. In doing that, I’m writing this post because where I came from to be where I am today is sort Read More …

Managing an Online Kids’ Community? 5 Things to Remember

All through college, I’d been working full-time for Neopets, Inc. as their Senior Site Monitor. Back then, Neopets had been pretty new, and contrary to what you might believe, was originally created for college kids to have a place to let off some steam. In those days (before “lawyerbot”, if you’re familiar), we used trial-and-error Read More …