Lori Bitter

Lori Bitter
Lori provides strategic consulting, research and development for companies seeking to engage with mature consumers at The Business of Aging. Her new book, The Grandparent Economy was released in 2015, received a National Mature Media Award. She serves as publisher of GRAND – the digital magazine for grandparents, and as Co-Producer of the What’s Next Boomer Business Summit and The Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit.

Recent Posts

Holidays and the Long-Distance Caregiver: Tips for Packing Your Parachute

Posted by Lori Bitter on Apr 30, 2019 12:59:07 PM

This is my third go-round with being the long-distance sibling and I’ve learned quite a bit. Frankly, I made every mistake you could possibly make. And I know most of the experts!  So here are my personal tips on how to navigate the waters when you visit. Some of these may seem silly, but with family members – particularly your siblings – little things can turn into big issues really quickly.

On Being Mom

Posted by Lori Bitter on May 10, 2017 5:30:43 PM

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My daughter was placed in my arms when I was 21 years old. I had graduated from college just one month before she was born. It was the beginning of a beautiful and complex relationship. Mother’s Day, for me, is an amazing celebration of multiple generations and complicated relationships.