Links I Love: April 26, 2020

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 to Make a Faster Coronavirus Vaccine. (Bloomberg) The Influencer Economy Hurtles Toward Its First Recession. (Wired) Google Shopping Is Free for All Merchants, but Large Retailers Still Have an Advantage. (Morning Brew) Why Sweetgreen Joined Shake Shack and Other Restaurant Chains to Return Its PPP Loan. (Morning {Read More}

Links I Love: April 19, 2020

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 to Answer Common Difficult Interview Questions. (New York Times) Generation Zs are anxious, entrepreneurial and determined to avoid the mistakes of their predecessors. (Newsweek) Starbucks director calls out salesman over sexist email comparing women to coffee. (Newsweek) Why being a manager is terrible…and wonderful. (Zapier) Checking in {Read More}

Links I Love: April 12, 2020

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 to win at Zoom backgrounds, from a first-place winner. (Zapier) Sorry, but Working From Home Is Overrated. (New York Times) Working from home? Here’s what productivity experts say you should do to stay on task. (Well & Good NYC) How to Build a Remote Team That Will {Read More}

Links I Love: April 5, 2020

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 4 Startups Inspired by Everyday Problems. (Under 30 CEO) What is the ideal age to retire? Never, according to a neuroscientist. (TED Talks) The Hard-Knocks Restaurant World Discovers Wellness. (New York Times) Similar: Can Wellness Heal the Workplace?. (New York Times) Macy’s to be replaced on S&P 500 {Read More}

Links I Love: March 29, 2020

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 Maintaining Contact: The Pros and Cons of Each Managerial Communication Preference. (Laura Stack) How Kat Cole Went from Hooters Girl to President of Cinnabon by Age 32. (Entrepreneur) Household Brands Seek Their Voice on Virtual Assistants. (Wall Street Journal) How Mrs. Meyer’s took over the hand soap aisle. {Read More}

Links I Love: March 22, 2020

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 Newest Fad in Luxury Pet Care: Private Dog Parks. (Morning Brew) We Have Officially Hit Peak Subscription. (Medium) A Local Start-up is Trying to Make An Online Marketplace for Artists in Prison. (303 Magazine) British supermarkets’ plea to shoppers: stop panic buying. (Reuters) Coronavirus could be changing {Read More}

Links I Love: March 15, 2020

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 to Know When You Should Turn Down a Promotion. (New York Magazine) Ganahl’s SheFactor looks to inspire young women. (BizWest Magazine) Why 2019 Was a Breakthrough Year for Women in the Boardroom. (New York Times) Female Farmers Are Finally Being Counted. (Morning Brew) Drunk shopping translates into {Read More}

Links I Love: March 8, 2020

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 These are the 4 sentences you need to make your cover letter get noticed. (Fast Company) What’s Really Holding Women Back?. (Harvard Business Journal) Misunderstood generations: what Millennials and Gen Z actually think about work. (Zapier) Defining Radical Candor – and How to Do It. (Harvard Business Journal) {Read More}

Links I Love: March 1, 2020

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 Why Grocery Stores Have Tiny Kid-Size Carts. (The Atlantic) What Happens To Your Mail-Order Mattress After You Return It. (Five Thirty Eight) Once-in-a-Generation Swarm of Desert Locusts Descend on East Africa. (Morning Brew) Panera’s New $9/Month Coffee Subscription Is Actually a Good Deal. (Lifehacker) Really interesting to see {Read More}

Links I Love: February 23, 2020

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 Self-Checkout Tech Hasn’t Caught Up to Retailers’ Needs. (Morning Brew) How Houston Embraced Augmented Reality to Enhance the Visitor Experience. (Skift) Idea burnout: As more DTC brands enter the fray, founders struggle to differentiate. (Modern Retail) Meet the New Nike Boss: Trading Tech for Air Jordans. (Wall Street {Read More}