It's great to see more organic brands being stocked in drugstores and places like Target. For many years they were hard to find. The first time I used a Giovanni product was pre- blog and I think I got it from the Vitamin Shoppe mail...Show More Summary
"Women, of course, have been writing about such things for years, including on the internet, but commodifying that writing had proven fraught. Marketing the entirety of the self through a personal blog — like Heather Armstrong’s Dooce, or Emily Gould’s iteration of Gawker — led to writer burnout and reader disillusionment. Show More Summary
The long-running Unsung Heroes series here on Makeup and Beauty Blog features some of our all-time favorite permanent collection products. Desert island brow gel right here! OK, if I were a castaway stranded on a desert island, I would...Show More Summary
My DSL lines and WiFi, provided by Frontier (or not provided, as the case may be), are currently quite lousy with 50%-plus packet loss. For some reason, Google pages and products, including this blog, work at least slowly and sporadically, as does the NWS weather site. Show More Summary
Sarah Cooper – 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings I’ve been enjoying The Cooper Review, the satirical blog of Sarah Cooper that features weekly original articles, videos and cartoons on workplace humor. I happened to catch theShow More Summary
I just received a Facebook message from someone who asked me: “How can I find people who want to buy my blog product?” This can be confusing in the beginning. Mental blocks to money, to success, to your worthiness, all seem to collude to make an insurmountable task, in terms of making money through your blog. Show More Summary
Back when I was a full-time student, I used to moonlight as a part-time writer for various technology blogs. I did this on a “remote” basis. These blogs had offices thousands of miles away from my co-working space of choice: my cozy college hostel-room. So when I graduated in 2015, I was pleased to see...
For seven years, Maggie Storino has been recreating iconic movie posters and stills from the films nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. She shares the finished products on her blog, Tumblr and Instagram account ? “Don’t Call Me Oscar.” Since becoming a mom, Storino has enlisted her daughters to give the images an adorable spin. Show More Summary
A popular British makeup brand is taking a stand against Donald Trump by forcing all customers to take an "anti-fascism pledge". Illamasqua's founder Julian Kynaston announced the move in a blog on the brand's website, stating the brand...Show More Summary
MakerBot CEO [Nadav Goshen] announced that changes are needed to ensure product innovation and support long-term goals in a blog post published yesterday. To that end, MakerBot will reduce its staff by 30%. This follows a series of layoffs...Show More Summary
After giving birth to a premature baby, an Australian mom developed a special way to bring hope to other parents with infants in the NICU. Amy Purling is the creator of Miracle Mumma ? a blog and online store offering products for parents of preemies. Show More Summary
Ruth Squitieri asked if I do this blog all by myself or if I have a team helping out. So Ruth, Let me introduce my production staff to you. Here’s Clifton, our Art Historian and Image Sleuth. He is an expert on obsolete traditions and hot new trends, which in the art field are one in the same.Jonathan is our Writer. Show More Summary
The post, Alpine Beer Company Introduces New Products for 2017, first appeared on The Barley Blog. Press Release Diving into 2017 with broad US distribution, Alpine Beer Company announces three new, year-round beers will be added to their […] The post, Alpine Beer Company Introduces New Products for 2017, first appeared on The Barley Blog.
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, It's obvious that we desperately need a new decentralized, individualized and far more productive system of education. I have long held that America's educational system is an outmoded...Show More Summary
Sears, it appears, does not want to be the next Nordstrom. Following weekend reports that the retailer dropped Trump Home products from its website, the company is punching back with a Monday-morning blog post promising consumers they can still find Trump-branded products on Sears.com and Kmart.com.
Submitted by Robert Gore via Straight Line Logic blog, Our deranged world is a product of deranged minds. Philosophy begins with invariably difficult questions. Why am I here? What is the purpose of life? Is there a god or gods? What...Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, This is what our mode of production optimizes: ugliness, debt-serfdom, and servitude to politically dominant corporations. An insightful correspondent recently remarked on the striking...Show More Summary
Strategies to Get Products to Review on Your Blog In today’s lesson, I want to share 7 strategies that I used to get products to review on my first ever commercial blog – a camera review blog. It’s not always easy to get products toShow More Summary
Record These 8 Elements to Maximize Your Reading. I’m a serious reader and have been most of my life. Most leaders I know are. We realize there’s a major ROI on time dedicated to reading. As I’ve blogged about before, reading makes us better thinkers, improves our people skills, and helps us master communication—not to mention the rest and rejuvenation it offers. We […]
(image from shiro-shiro.jp, info from shiro-shiro.jp, shiro-shiro.uk & blog.livedoor.jp/laurelshop-shiro_uk). Japanese beauty brand Shiro (official UK website here) is now available in the UK. (There are notes on product prices in the UK below.) Shiro opened its first overseas store in London on October 5th, 2016. According to Shiro’s official UK website, the brand’s UK […]