5 Book Series You Should Know About (If You Already Don’t)

Book series have a special place in my heart. I truly believe that if a person can find a series they really love, they’ll become a reader.  Being connected to a certain character or two throughout multiple books gets you emotionally engaged in a way that a single book just can’t.  I don’t think Harry …

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Grin & Bear It | 100 Days of Happy

It’s not that I’m a negative person, I’m just realistic. That  being said, I happen to be dating one of the most optimistic & happy individuals I’ve ever met.  While his optimism has definitely rubbed off on me, it has also served as a point of minor frustration. When I stub my toe all I …

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Yogagate: A Case Study in Social Media Crisis Management

I watched a social media crisis unfold in real-time and watched as a website saved its reputation & credibility by being painfully honest with itself. When “Yogagate” started, no one (the editors, me and many commenters) knew that it would become a social media scandal.  However, when you have a site like xoJane.com where the …

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