I had such a blast on Wednesday, attending the Lucky FABB (fashion and beauty bloggers) conference. Filled with smart, entrepreneurial women, we had a chance to hear from some truly accomplished panelists.
On a recent, rather warm August evening, I met the acclaimed Canadian singer/songwriter Feist at a cozy antique hotel in the East Village. Sitting in the courtyard, I found her to be as authentic as the words she puts to music.
The stimulus was not as effective as hoped, in part because state and local officials were expected to move faster than they were able. However, state and local officials and local entrepreneurs are now responding to the need for new jobs in interesting ways.