Links I Love: September 16, 2018

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 Power of No in the Workplace. (Robb Report) Don’t Underestimate the Power of Women Supporting Each Other at Work. (Harvard Business Journal) Men Who Advocate for Others in the Workplace Face Backlash. (Scientific American) In Interviews, Female CEOs Say They Don’t Expect Much Support — at Home or at {Read More}

Links I Love: September 9, 2018

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 Female mentors are a bigger deal than you think—and the astronomic rise of these three track-star sisters is proof. (Well & Good NYC) The 12 Hidden Crises Working Women Face And Where They Come From. (Forbes) The Problem With ‘Hey Guys’. (The Atlantic) U.S. Workers Report Highest Job Satisfaction Since {Read More}

What I Read in August 2018

I’ve gotten very little reading done in August, as my campaign for office kicks into gear. This month I only read five books, and I’m 17 books behind in my goal to read 100 books in 2018. At this point, I’m not sure I’ll be able to make up the gap by year end, especially with September and October being my most busy months for the campaign. But I’m going to make an effort to devote at least some time {Read More}

Links I Love: September 2, 2018

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 Write a Cold Email About a Job. (Career Contessa) Everyone Wants You to Stop Using These 9 Annoying Email Phrases. (Thrillist) First Who, Then What. (Friday Forward) Why women stay behind the scenes at work. (Stanford Business School) 3 Questions to Ask Any Mentor—And 1 Question to Avoid, {Read More}

Links I Love: August 26, 2018

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 NYU To Cover Tuition For All Medical Students. (Huffington Post) How to Find a Fulfilling Career and Change the World, According to Oxford Researchers. (The Simple Dollar) Avoid this mistake if you want to reach the executive level sooner. (Patty Azzarello) This Simple Trick Will Make You Happier and Better {Read More}

Links I Love: August 19, 2018

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 Recruit and Hire When You Need to Move Fast. (Medium) Would You Let Your Boss Put a Chip in Your Body?. (Medium) A World-Leading Technologist on What the Year 2038 Will Look Like. (Heleo) How playing sports as girls could be the secret to building powerful execs. (Well {Read More}

Links I Love: August 12, 2018

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 More Than Half of Employers Have Found Content on Social Media That Caused Them NOT to Hire a Candidate. (Hotel News Now) Start Thinking About Why You Deserve a Raise Right Now. (Lifehacker) How a Common Interview Question Fuels the Gender Pay Gap (and How to Stop It). (New York {Read More}

Links I Love: August 5, 2018

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 Competing for Shoppers’ Habits. (Strategy& Business) 5 KPIs and Reports You Need to Run an Efficient Contact Center. (Hotel News Now) Open Offices Make You Less Open. (Cal Newport) Now You Can Wear Sweatpants to Work and No One Will Know. (Fortune Magazine) For Women and Minorities to Get Ahead, {Read More}

What I Read in July 2018

Only five books read in July, and three of them were in the last week – yikes! I’m currently 12 books behind on my goal of reading 100 books in 2018 :( I need to step up my reading and make more time for it, but it hasn’t been a priority lately. 5 stars: Let Your Mind Run: A Memoir of Thinking My Way to Victory, by Deena Kastor: This was fascinating – a great blend of biography along with {Read More}

Links I Love: July 29, 2018

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 Oldest children tend to become the richest and most successful — and it could be thanks to their parents. (Business Insider) You Could Be Too Much of a Team Player. (Wall Street Journal) Workplace Advice I Wish I Had Known. (Wall Street Journal) Women, You’re Not The Problem — Our {Read More}