The Instagram generation (also known as Gen Z) is fussier about brands than any other in history. In the past, Boomer buyers and Gen X (my generation) consumers would usually accept company claims and then move on. But social media and advanced communications technology is erasing that. Now businesses have to prove themselves online as…

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It seems ridiculous now, but when I started my business nearly 10 years ago, I thought I was too old! I already had a decade-long career as a book editor, and I felt sort of old fashioned and not nearly as tech-savvy as the entrepreneurs I saw. Could I really keep up with this changing…

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Happy March! This is your monthly reminder to check out all the new goodies in the Life Editor Clubhouse membership site. This month’s training will show you why less is more . . . really! (PS, this is my new favorite class.) Minimalism Without Deprivation Already a member? Login here. In This Class How minimalism relates to life editing. Why we resist…

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If you were to look in my kitchen cabinets, you’d realize I have a bit of an obsession with mugs. That’s because I’m constantly gulping down coffee and tea like the caffeine-addicted Life Editor I am. My dentist loves to point out how stained my teeth are. And if you continue to wander around my…

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week 7 Things Researchers Know About the Science of Long-Lasting Love. Less complaining, more complimenting. 8 Lessons I’ve Learned About Love, Patience, and Cleanliness After 7,000 Hours…

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Birthdays are a big deal for me, and my special day next week is an important one. I’m turning 40! Of course, I was supposed to be celebrating on a Disney cruise before this whole worldwide health crisis happened, so my plans had to change a bit. That’s what we do as Life Editors! I’m…

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Valentines Day might look a little different this year. From my home in Los Angeles, everything is pretty much closed and deserted as we’re following lockdown guidelines. Personally, I still won’t feel completely safe for a long time even when the restrictions loosen up. How are you adjusting? Maybe you and your partner are staying…

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