Where am I Going? (Female Founders Over 40)

Today, as I was going through the WordPress Reader, I stumbled on a post from a travel/lifestyle blogger that asked the question:  would you rather live abroad all the time and come home (to your home country) each year for a two-week vacation or in your home country with a two week vacation abroad each… Read More

Writing a Blog in a Time of Change

Writing a blog about starting a blog– in 2018–ten years behind the curve!–seems ridiculous.  Come on, the competition out there has a serious head start–and some of those sites are gorgeous.  Have you ever been discouraged with your blog, thinking all the “best ideas” are taken? Don’t be.   Dancing in the Hurricane Probably the best time… Read More

Blogging as Online Drag

This post is in response to the daily prompt from the Daily Press.  Today’s word is “costume.”  We’re encouraged by many to be “authentic” in building our blogging identities–post real photos,  talk candidly about our real lives, and so forth. Personally, I like to think of blogging as online drag.   No, I’m not a drag… Read More

This Blogging Life: Blog as MVP–Minimum Viable Product

A number of the new business classics point to the “blog” as an example of a “minimal viable product” — more popularly known by its mnemonic, “MVP.” The minimum viable product is the smallest thing we can create that can stand on its own as something customers will buy.  Why is the MVP so important… Read More

The Pivot and the Female Founder Over Forty: This Blogging Life

How does blogging fit into career transformation?  What’s a “pivot”and what does it mean for your blog, your career, your life?   What do you permit for yourself?  And what do you allow to continue in your life, your blog, your career?  Read More