What I Read in March 2021

I didn’t read quite as much in March as I would have liked, but I did read five books, all novels – I found they kept me turning the pages! I seem to have moved away from non-fiction in the last year, and I think that’s okay. There is so much non-fiction reading I’m doing for work and in my personal life, to understand COVID19 and how the world is changing, that maybe it’s okay for me to stick to {Read More}

Links I Love: April 4, 2021

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 / BUSINESS How Do Consumers Feel When Companies Get Political?. (Harvard Business Journal) Taco Bell, Chipotle to Expand Drive-Through Locations in 2021. (Morning Brew) No Winners in the Delivery App Food Fight. (Morning Brew) McFamily Feud: Scandal, lawsuits, and cultural upheaval at McDonald’s. (Fortune Magazine) Exclusive: More Than Half of {Read More}

What I Read in February 2021

Oops – not only am I really late getting this post up, but I also only read six books in February… and one was a picture book! (Recommended by my ski school trainer.) This was a busy month, but because it was also a short one, this means I’m only two books behind on where I need to be to hit 100 books by the end of the year. I can catch up! 5 stars: The Secret Bridesmaid, by Katy {Read More}

Links I Love: March 28, 2021

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 / BUSINESS ‘There Is a Bigger Role’: A C.E.O. Pushes Diversity. (New York Times) Stop Telling Women They Have Imposter Syndrome. (Harvard Business Journal) Michaels Stores’ Strategy for Keeping the Covid Bump Alive. (Wall Street Journal) Americans are starting to buy real clothes again. (Washington Post) Americans Will Prefer In-Person {Read More}

Links I Love: March 21, 2021

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 / BUSINESS The classic Gap hoodie of your youth is now worth hundreds of dollars. (Input) Why the product experience should be front and center in eCommerce. (Zapier) Why Marie Kondo Sparks Influencer Marketing Joy. (Morning Brew) Why Most People Abandon Their Business Ideas. (Under 30 CEO) Wall Street A-Listers {Read More}

Links I Love: March 14, 2021

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 / BUSINESS 5 things you must not do if you’re applying for a remote job. (Fast Company) First steps for founders to find product-market fit. (David Jaxon) Bundling products for your small business. (Zapier) Dealing with Reality in Business. (Feld Thoughts) With Face Masks Here to Stay, Brands Are Exploring {Read More}

Links I Love: March 7, 2021

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 / BUSINESS When is it time to turn your side hustle into a full-time business?. (Zapier) 5 Areas You’re Overlooking When It Comes to Diversity. (Under 30 CEO) How a Shadow Army of Ghost Kitchens Took Over America’s Restaurants. (Medium) Burger King Launches Loyalty Program in Five US Markets. (Morning {Read More}

Links I Love: February 28, 2021

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 / BUSINESS COVID-19 Speeds Up Change Process In Digital Workplace. (CMS Wire) Pandemic readiness: the new reality for employers. (LinkedIn) Consumer Demand Snaps Back. Factories Can’t Keep Up.. (Wall Street Journal) 5 Customer Engagement Strategies Brands Should Use in 2021. (Under 30 CEO) 4 Ways to Invest in Yourself As {Read More}

Links I Love: February 21, 2021

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 / BUSINESS Be Ready to Answer These Questions at Just About Any Job Interview. (Lifehacker) How to Use ‘Sound Bites’ for a More Effective Job Interview. (Lifehacker) Nano Influencers: Who Are They and How to Work With Them [Infographic]. (Social Media Today) 14 Glimpses Into the Fast-Food Restaurant of the {Read More}

Links I Love: February 14, 2021

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 / BUSINESS Side hustle report: 1 in 3 Americans have a side hustle. (Zapier) Restaurants Redesign for a Post-Covid Future. (Morning Brew) If you blinked, you probably missed Reddit’s Super Bowl commercial. (Market Watch) PRODUCTIVITY / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY Have High Expectations For The People You Lead. (Friday Forward) How time {Read More}