Links I Love: December 29, 2019

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 Saying no to teenager’s fancy college dreams: It’s worth the pain.. (Slate) Love this article! I absolutely thought about cost when I decided where to go to college, and Three MBA admission heads explain why record numbers of women are going to business school. (Quartz) How Much Fashion {Read More}

Links I Love: December 22, 2019

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 Miss America Wins After Doing Science Experiment For Talent Portion. (Scary Mommy) This is pretty cool! How ‘Legally Blonde’ influenced a generation of women lawyers. (ABA Journal) I Was Recently Hired to Analyze Diversity At a Business. Here Are the Names of People I Have Met So Far. {Read More}

Links I Love: December 15, 2019

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 Neighborhood Goods Has Arrived in NYC. (Morning Brew) IHOP is opening a fast casual restaurant called ‘Flip’d’. (CNN) Beware companies that promote “buy one, give one” charity. (Vox) Rent the Runway Wants You to Travel Without a Suitcase. (Morning Brew) Cashierless Stores Could Become the New Normal in {Read More}

Links I Love: December 8, 2019

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 ‘I Keep Getting Rejected for Jobs I’m Perfect For!’. (New York Magazine) How Early-Career Setbacks Can Set You Up for Success. (New York Times) Entrepreneurs Are Waging a War on Fake Reviews. (Morning Brew) Can 10 Million Women Negotiate the Pay Gap Away?. (Bloomberg) Cyber Monday 2019 Broke {Read More}

What I Read in November 2019

November was an average month for me, reading wise, where I clocked 6 books read. I normally think of this as a month where I’m “behind”, but I’m realizing that I just need to accept that I don’t have as much time for reading as I used to! I currently have 73 books ready in 2019, and know I’m not going to meet my annual goal of 100 books in a year. However, I’m hoping a week at my mountain {Read More}

Links I Love: December 1, 2019

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 Robots Won’t Take Your Job, But They’ve Probably Already Changed It. (Zapier) I’m a tech CEO who tried to give up my smartphone for a year. I wasn’t fully successful — but it did make me a better leader.. (Business Insider) This sounds really interesting and I wonder {Read More}

Links I Love: November 24, 2019

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 First Look: Tupperware opens its first-ever store. (Chain Store Age) Warby Parker is launching Scout, its own line of contact lenses. (CNBC) PRODUCTIVITY / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY Ignore The Exceptions for Better Decision Making. (Friday Forward) Be Efficient, Not Productive. (Zapier) Creating the Habit of Not Being Busy. (Zen {Read More}

What I Read in October 2019

I picked up the pace on reading a bit in October, reading 8 books this month. That puts me at 67 books read in 2019. I don’t think I’ll meet my goal of 100 books this year, but I will probably come close – especially with some holiday time coming up! I’m looking forward to cozying up with some books :) 5 stars: Elevate: Push Beyond Your Limits and Unlock Success in Yourself and Others, by Robert Glazer: I’ve read Robert {Read More}

Links I Love: November 17, 2019

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 Creative Ways to Stand Out When Applying for a Job. (Zapier) The outdated career advice boomer parents are giving their kids. (Market Watch) Inside the Cutthroat World of Royal Gossips. (Marie Claire) Peloton sues cycling rival Echelon, accusing it of free-riding. (Los Angeles Times) Related: Peloton to {Read More}

Links I Love: November 10, 2019

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 3 Surefire Ways to Improve Your Employees’ First 30 Days. (Under 30 CEO) Extra 15-minute daily walk could grow world economy by $100 billion. (ABC News) Gas Station Prices – How a Gas Station Works. (Popular Mechanics) PRODUCTIVITY / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY How to get unstuck on any problem. {Read More}