Better Than Yesterday is content created by Lulu employees and friends of Lulu Press to highlight our social mission. We write and share this content to give a glimpse into the people behind Lulu’s print-on-demand and self-publishing platform, the work we do outside the office, the passions that drive us, and the unifying desire to be better, one day at a time.
Publishing has historically been a very non-diverse industry. Self-publishing is changing that, giving anyone the means to share their story.
Join Erin from Lulu for interviews with two members of the local LGBTQ+ community covering the challenges of building inclusive workplaces.
Eugene Taylor, known as the Drum Prophet, visited Lulu’s office to share his unique kind of music and engaging storytelling.
Juneteenth is an important and often overlooked part of our history. Take a deeper look at the day, the history, and why Juneteenth is still important today.
Join Matt, the VP of Marketing & Communication, and learn about his experience parenting a transgender teen as part of our Pride series.
Representation is a vital part of literature despite the historic lack of representation for minority and marginalized groups.
Team Lulu was lucky enough to have Steve Pemberton share his story with us during one of our monthly Lunch & Learns.
How do mental health and reading connect? Learn more about the healing power of reading a good book with Team Lulu!
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month is an opportunity to learn more about an important part of America’s history and culture.
Learn about the ways Lulu is adapting to a changing work environment while taking steps to make Lulu the best place in the world to work!
Team Lulu is in a new office and we’re preparing for more sustainable, environmentally friendly workdays ahead! To start: no more disposable plastics!
From the paper to the ink to the transportation and storage; book-making impacts our planet. But print-on-demand can reduce that impact.
Meet Brit Lashae; a writer and entrepreneur who’s journey of self-discovery and healing is an inspiration to all.
As part of our Women’s History Month series, we’re bringing you an interview with our very own COO Kathy Hensgen.
March is Women’s History Month! To celebrate, here’s a reading list of amazing female authors, educators, and creators for your to-read list.
Lulu’s People Team shares our core values that guide us, during Black History Month as we highlight marginalized voices and all year long.
Make A Difference Day is an unofficial holiday every year that is all about making a difference, large or small.
Join Team Lulu out in the community while we do some work for the local Food Bank, labeling goods and learning about preventing hunger.
Have fun this summer and do good! Get out and find ways to volunteer in your community during the summer months.
June 2-8 is the unofficial Garden Week here in the USA! Celebrate your plants by teaching about gardening, getting out in your community, and sharing your green thumb.
Lulu is proud to support CompostNow – a waste diversion service that turns scrape food into compost and provides soil for community gardens!
Keep your earth day spirit alive all year long.
Whether it’s due to the heated political climate, growing minority populations or increased overall “wokeness” in America, we’ve recently seen a spike in media looking to increase diversity in the arts, especially in movies, music and TV. But is it enough?
As the Backstreet Boys once famously (or never) said; No matter who you are, where you’re from, what you do, impact is around you.
Stay out of our Soil. Team Lulu takes a trip to the North Carolina Museum of Art to wage war against invasive plant species.
7 easy tips to save money, conserve energy and kilowatts, and help make the planet a better place for all to live.
A conscious consumer’s New Year’s Resolution guide to supporting independent artists and small businesses.
Follow Lulu’s 5 easy ways to save green and go green this gift-giving season.
See Lulu’s tips to shop with your values, even amid the holiday rush.
This holiday season give a gift that does good. Check out some of Lulu’s favorite ethical and sustainable shops for everyone on your list.
Sometimes the least assuming costumes are the most frightening. Their innocuous exteriors hide a more sinister truth. Discover how to unmask greenwashing.
Find out how you can join the movement of people and businesses building a better economy that works for everyone.
As you make your way to the polls this year, think about how your vote can help preserve the environment.
Team Lulu participated in Activate Good’s Day of Service, a forward-looking tribute to those impacted by 2001 attacks through kindness and community service.
A busy person’s guide to saving the planet through sustainable living.
Lulu and Larry’s Coffee, two B Corp certified buddies, partnered to create a medium-dark roast coffee blend that benefits the Durham Literacy Center.