Empowering Words I Heard at BlogHer'13

On Healthcare: 

Kathleen Sebelius, US Dept. of Health and Human Services:

October 1st- Open enrollment for healthcare.

"Being a woman is no longer  a pre-exisiting condition"

Kathleen Sebelius Kathleen Sebelius

 

On Photography:

Todd Porter and Diane Cu:

Diane Cu and Todd Porter Diane Cu and Todd Porter

"your eyes are your lens, your heart is your shutter"

"imperfections make things visually beautiful"

"mobile phones make you think differently, practice photography with it"

"Don't compare yourself, your photos or your stories to others"

-Know why you do what you do

-Fall in love with what you do

-Have a life message (mine is: Beauty in the Small Stuff)

-Witness the world with an open heart

-Be a dreamer!

-Be authentically you!

-find your own voice

-Don't be afraid to try something different

-When the creative juices are flowing-that is the time to write and shoot

-Balance personality with purpose

-Show your passion!

-Know who you are

Chloe, Sharon and Anne Chloe, Sharon and Anne

On Midlife Blogging

"Collaboration is the new competition" ~ Chloe Jeffreys

The Four C's of Blogging:

1. Content

2. Comments. Answer comments. Engage.

3. Create

4. Connect

I left BlogHer13 feeling inspired, nurtured, empowered, enriched, motivated, appreciated and loved.

BlogHer'13 Stage BlogHer'13 Stage
 What was your takeaway from the conference?
~Karen Lynn
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