Links I Love: November 16, 2014

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :)

Links I Love

Original image source: Mike Licht

CAREER

Resume red flags: What makes a recruiter reject you in seconds? I agree with those in the article who said five minutes is wayyyy generous… 30 seconds seems about right. (CNN Money)

Research: How Female CEOs Actually Get to the Top. (Harvard Business Review)

What Happens When I Introduce Myself As “Doctor.” (A Doctor in the House)

Beyond Event Hopping: How to Step Up Your Professional Networking. (Lifehacker)

How “People Analytics” Makes Better Managers. (99U)

3 Ways To Be Happier At Work. (Fast Company)

8 Common Misconceptions about Working from Home. (Levo League)

Related: 10 Tips on Working from Home. (Cupcakes and Cashmere)

PRODUCTIVITY/SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

12 Weekend Habits of Highly Successful People. (Lifehack)

The Cult of Busy. YES. Choose your priorities wisely! (Medium)

Stop Delegating Your Happiness. (Medium)

Positive Thinking: 5 Superb Hacks For A More Positive Attitude. (High Performance Lifestyle)

The Psychology of Setting Goals. (Sqwiggle)

Are You Giving the Shaft to your Future Self? (Mr. Money Mustache)

The 4-Step Plan to Never Procrastinate Again. (Greatist)

Ditch the Sorting Hat. Choose Your Own Adventure! (Nerd Fitness)

Ridiculously Rewarding Relationships. I totally agree with this – be picky! (Steve Pavlina)

HEALTH/FITNESS

Angry Issues: Are You A Real Woman? I love the “no excuses” attitude. (Angry Trainer Fitness)

5 Rules When Eating Out to Stay Healthy. (Nerd Fitness)

Is reheated pasta less fattening? Wow, totally going to be cooling and reheating all my pasta from now on! (BBC World)

Nutrition labels for alcohol, explained. (Vox)

4 Lymphatic Stimulation Movements To Add To Your Face Cleansing Routine. (xoVain)

How to Know if You’re Ready to Run an Ultramarathon. (Rock Creek Runner)

Really funny: Fitbit Fitness Tracker on a Cat. (Sipping Coffee)

TRAVEL

20 Colorado Places That Will Literally Take Your Breath Away. (Buzzfeed)

Top 3: How to manage passenger disruption. (Total Blue Sky)

How technology is changing the face of customer service. (Airport World)

Related: The IT crowd. (Airport World)

Marriott free wifi plan labelled anti-corporate travel. I also think it’s anti-corporate travel because now if you’re traveling on business and need to get work done, all the leisure travelers will be clogging up the hotel wifi streaming things. Not that business travelers don’t stream too, but at least when you have to pay for it, there are going to be fewer people on it. (Tnooz)

The Evolution Of Airport Social Media. (Total Blue Sky)

Here’s an unconventional traveler: A Coworker Asked This Guy To Watch Her Plant For 4 Days. Here’s What He Did. (Bored Panda)

MISCELLANY

3 Simple Ways To Be (Slightly) Less Obsessed With Your Phone. (Yes and Yes)

These are sweet: 20 Quotes From Children’s Books Every Adult Should Know. (Encurious)

Common Mythconceptions: The World’s Most Contagious Falsehoods. (Information is Beautiful)

Finally, for a laugh: Thanksgiving Back in the Day Vs. Now. (Wide Lawns and Narrow Minds)


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