Links I Love: May 21, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER How to Act Like a Boss (When You Literally Just Became the Boss). (Glamour Magazine) Boss Thinks Female Employee Might Be Ready To Handle Job She’s Been Doing For Past 2 Years. This sucks but is very true (and not limited to women). (The Onion) How to Ditch Imposter Syndrome and Apply for {Read More}

Travel Thursday: American Airlines Changes Upgrade Policy

It’s Thursday, and I’m thrilled to be on my way back to Denver tonight. Well… I guess to be more accurate, I would say that I’m thrilled to be going home. But I’m not-so-thrilled to go from the sunny beaches of Florida to the apparent winter wonderland that is Colorado right now. The power went out in my neighborhood this afternoon, it’s snowing now and supposed to continue through tomorrow, and I’m pretty worried about both the garden of annuals {Read More}

Links I Love: May 14, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER 11 interview questions from bosses that seem to have nothing to do with the job. (Business Insider) The Freedom Diagram: How To Pick Career Skills. (Medium) Why people want to work for PwC and Deloitte over Mckinsey and BCG. (eFinancial Careers) 8 Minor Career Decisions You’re Probably Overthinking Right Now. {Read More}

Links I Love: May 7, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER Here’s the cold LinkedIn message that prompted a CEO to give the sender a job. (Business Insider) The Jobs Americans Do. (New York Times) 5 Signs a Remote Work Lifestyle Might Be Right for You. (Crew Blog) Why Are Maker Schedules So Rare?. (Cal Newport) Seventeen’s Former Editor in Chief {Read More}

Links I Love: April 30, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER The Best Job Sites: Making the job of looking for a job a little easier. (The Simple Dollar) The 7 Biggest Remote Work Challenges (and How to Overcome Them). (Zapier) International Day of the Girl: How to Encourage Girls to Lead. (Lean In) The last taboo: Why women aren’t supposed {Read More}

Links I Love: April 23, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews. (New York Times) Why We’ve Stopped Saying ‘Culture Fit’ — and What We’re Saying Instead. (Thrive Global) It’s not worth losing your job over’. (Business Insider) Lean In’s Biggest Hurdle: What Most Moms Want. (National Review) 5 steps to a perfect, affordable work wardrobe: How to {Read More}

Links I Love: April 16, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER What Recruiters Are Really Thinking When They Hear These Cliche Interview Answers. (Daily Muse) How Not Having a Mentor Can Benefit Your Career. (Fortune Magazine) Does your business solve a problem people actually have?. (Crew Blog) When You Have to Fire Good People. (Harvard Business Journal) Why Men Don’t Want {Read More}

Links I Love: April 9, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER How To Manage Somebody You Just Don’t Like. (Fast Company) Managing UP: Four Things Never to Do. (Laura Stack) How to Have Hard Conversations—Without Conflict. (Goop) How Society Destroys Your Creativity, In An Award-Winning Pixar-Like Short Film. This short film made me cry. (Bored Panda) Replacing Work: A New Purpose {Read More}

What I Read in March 2017

So first off, I don’t want to keep you all hanging with my post yesterday about medical issues! I met with my neurologist this morning, but she didn’t really have much info for me. Essentially, she is ruling out stroke/TIA because of my age and health, and she said that while I had a lot of tests come back with abnormalities, they don’t match with the symptoms I reported, so she believes those are incidental. So she’s diagnosing by exclusion {Read More}

Links I Love: April 2, 2017

Want to stay in bed longer? Here’s what I’ve been loving, laughing at, and getting intrigued by all week long. Now cozy up with your laptop/tablet and enjoy :) CAREER The Three Different Flavors of Family Businesses. (New York Times) From office-based to nomadic: 5 varieties of remote working in companies. (Medium) Who Does The Heavy Lifting in Corporate America? You Do. (Charles Aris) There’s No Glory in Overworking. (Medium) 401(k) Vesting: What It Is and Why It Matters. (The Simple {Read More}