Friday Fab Four 12.18.15

Can you believe that next Friday is Christmas? I can hardly wait…I love the holidays.  Until TTG Fab 4 Decthen…here are the four articles this week that I thought you needed to read as well.  Happy Weekend!

  1. Being President Really Can Age You More Quickly~Julie Belluz {stress is a bad thing}
  2. The One Quality You Must Develop to Reach Your Goals~Michael Hyatt
  3. Tips for Getting Clients? Sell Cake.~Nathan Kontny {really like this advice}
  4. Which Creative Genius Are You?~Tom Slack {I love a quiz…I got Jane Austen}

Friday Fab Four 12.11.15

TTG Fab 4 DecI hope you had a great week.  The weather here in Northwest Arkansas has been wonderful…I was in NYC on Tuesday and Wednesday and the weather there was good as well. I’ll take warm sunshine in December anytime!  Here are the four best articles I chose just for you. Enjoy!

  1. How to Communicate Your Personal Brand on Twitter~Peg Fitzpatrick {great tips in this article for enhancing your twitter account}
  2. We’re Coming for You 2016~Susannah Conway {Great information for planning your new year}
  3. Reggie Miller Sizes Up Steph Curry~Charles Bethea {just not enough ink to write about SC’s talent}
    1. 5 Frugal Habits of the World’s Richest People~Murray Newlands {I cannot cut my own hair!}

Friday Fab Four 12.4.15

Happy first Friday of December! Just two more Fridays until Christmas…holy moly.  Did this TTG Fab 4 Decholiday season sneak up on us or what? I hope you had a great week…I certainly did.  The sun was shining all week and it was so wonderful.  Here are the four best articles I read this week, hope you enjoy!

  1. 8 Fascinating Studies Every Entrepreneur Should Know~Kissmetrics {thought this was good for anyone}
  2. 10 Science-Backed Tips for Rocking Your Next Public Speaking Opp~Carly Stec {Excellent tips!}
  3. Two Things to do After Every Meeting~Paul Axtell {if you must meet…do it well}
  4. The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss~First Round {a must read for managers}

Friday Fab Four 11.20.15

TTG Fab 4 NovHappy Friday before Thanksgiving week! I love Thanksgiving and cannot wait to indulge in my mama’s cooking and spend time with family.  The holidays are truly a special time to appreciate our blessings and the good people in our lives.  Thank you for reading my Friday blog post and I hope you have a wonderful Turkey Day.

  1. The Singularity of Adele’s Soul~Amanda Petrusich {Hello!}
  2. 31 Best Tools for Improving Your Writing Skills~Lindsay Kolowich {can’t wait to try several of these}
  3. Dinner Party Tips from 15 Genius Hosts~Joanna Goddard {’tis the season for throwing parties}
  4. The Women of Hollywood Speak Out~Maureen Dowd {glass ceilings}

Friday Fab Four 11.13.15

Friday Fab FourHappy Friday the 13th! Is this even a thing anymore? When I was younger…during the Friday the 13th movie craze…this occurrence seemed a little more ominous I guess.  Today, it just feels like an ordinary day.

I read so many great articles this week it was hard to just pick four of them…but that is what I must do. Have a great Friday.

  1. 5 Types of Bad Bosses to Avoid~Aaron Hurst {any of these ring a bell?}
  2. 10 Time-Saving Tools for Managing Your Social Media Following~Evan Seto {great suggestions}
  3. Why Today’s Ad Agencies are Reluctant to Call Themselves ‘Ad Agencies’~Patrick Coffee
  4. Young Women are Living with Mom and Dad as if it’s 1940~LA Times {hey, don’t knock it until you try it}

Friday Fab Four 11.6.15

The month of November is off to a good start and I’m looking forward to the holiday season.  Not FallFridayFabFourready for Christmas music just yet…but soon.  I hope you have a great week and have fun plans for the weekend.  In the meantime, here are the four best articles I read this week.

  1. 7 Things I Did to Reboot My Life~Wil Wheaton
  2. How Stress Makes You Sick~Olga Khazan
  3. Must Have Tools for Freelancers~Product Hunt
  4. The Inescapable, Immortal Ugg~Chavie Leiber

Friday Fab Four 10.30.15

Happy (almost) Halloween! And goodbye October…where in the world did this month go? It’s my favorite month of the year…the beauty is astounding.  I hope you had a really good week…I did. Good meetings with good people…it makes the week grand! Here are the four best articles I read this week and saved just for you! Happy trick or treating.

  1. 9 Learnings from 9 Years of Brain Pickings~Maria Popova {great list}
  2. The 7 Personal Branding Mistakes that can Ruin Entrepreneurs~Jose Vasquez {or anyone really}
  3. Screw Finding Your Passion~Mark Manson {no sugar coating on this one}
  4. Why I Don’t Answer Most Phone Calls~Adrian Joly {I don’t answer most of mine either}

Friday Fab Four 10.23.15

So this week we are officially “in the past” thanks to Back to the Future…I remember watching FallFridayFabFourthat movie as a kid and thinking that October 21, 2015 was a lifetime away.  Yet, here we are. Have a wonderful weekend and enjoy these four articles I handpicked just for you.

  1. Pepsico Exec Has Tough Words for Ad Agencies~E.J. Schultz {the truth hurts}
  2. 7 Behaviors That Reveal Our Obsession with Technology~Carly Stec {I am so guilty of all of these}
  3. Why Too Much Choice is Stressing Us Out~Stuart Jeffries {i get stressed trying to pick a restaurant}
  4. I Pay for Cable TV, and I Don’t Care Who Knows It~Bryan Lufkin {talk about too many choices…geesh}

Friday Fab Four 10.16.15

FallFridayFabFourDo you hear that noise? It’s the sound of leaves falling from the trees…won’t be long until there are no leaves.  I hope you’ve had a productive week and are ready to read the four best articles I’ve chosen just for you. Enjoy the weekend and take time to listen to the leaves fall.

  1. The Technology of Talk: How Can We Reclaim Conversation~Lauren Cassani Davis {painful to read}
  2. A Photographer Edits out our Smartphones to Show our Strange and Lonely World~Steve Mollman {this is eerily interesting}
  3. The Lost Art of Getting Lost~Stephen Smith {google maps saved me so many times}
  4. Why Japanese Kids Can Walk to School Alone~Selena Hoy {if you try this in the US someone will call the cops on you!}

Friday Fab Four 10.9.15

FallFridayFabFourIs this the best day of the work week or what? Where I live, the fall weather has been amazing…cool mornings and warm afternoons…I love it.  This week was hectic but I still found time to curate a few articles just for you.  I hope you enjoy reading them and have a wonderful weekend!

  1. Is Your Morning Routine Holding You Back~Chris Danilo {a great reminder to protect your mornings from stressful takeovers}
  2. 7 Ways to be Debt-Free the Rest of Your Life~Daniel Ally {your relationship with money…how you think about and talk about money, it all matters}
  3. A Private Peek at the HomeScreens of Top Marketers~Kevan Lee {it’s fun to look at how other folks set up their homescreen and good for new app ideas!}
  4. 20 Amazing Office Spaces that will Blow Your Mind~Jenny Haeg {i have serious office space envy}

Since it’s Friday…here’s a bonus for you.  A little goody I found, thanks to Dave Pell’s Next Draft.