Friday Fab Four 8.14.15

Friday Fab FourHappy ‘best day of the week’ to you! Summer is almost over and school is about to start…another school year hurrying to begin…I’m not ready! While I lament my son starting his senior year…you can read these four articles I selected just for you.  Have a wonderful weekend and find a little time to reflect on your favorite moments from this summer.

  1. Make Your Own Creative Pre-Game Ritual~Stephanie Kaptein
  2. 12 Enjoyable Steps to a More Balanced Life~Mihai Herman {I’m loving my adult coloring books for just this reason…}
  3. 5 Steps for Culture Shift~Rule29 {every company has a culture…but not every company has a good culture}
  4. You’re Not Supposed to Be Anything~Jessica Manuszak {exactly…I’ll be me, you be you}

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IMG_6128Happy first day of May! Can you believe May is already here?  We are 1/4 of the way through the year…scary.  Here are the four best articles I read this week and thought you would like them as well.  We are home this weekend and I plan to plant flowers, visit the farmers market, hit the trail and relax. Have a wonderful weekend.

1. You Are Not Your Job–Alyson Madrigan {hard to remember sometimes, but very true}

2. Avoid Regret with a Weekly Work/Life Check-In–Brandon Kidwell {wow, this one got to me}

3. Simple Rules for Healthy Eating–Aaron E. Carroll {not rocket science but a good reminder}

4. Casting Early Presidential Vote through Facebook by Clicking ‘Unfollow’–Nick Corasaniti {It’s about that time where many voice opinions on facebook that you don’t want to see!}

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image001Isn’t Friday just the best day of all? Here are four articles I chose just for your reading pleasure.

1. The One Thing About Your Spouse’s Personality That Really Affects Your Career–Andrew O’Connell {Interesting}

2. How to Get a Career That Provides Stability–Penelope Trunk {Gen X wants flexibility…yes!}

3. Why Work-Life Balance is Important for Parents–Jacob Shriar {Really love this one}

4. What Happens to Your Brain When You’re Having a Brilliant Idea–Vivian Giang {Eureka!}

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image001I read a lot of great articles every week but here are the four that made the cut!

1. Why do Some People Love GM’s CEO Mary Barra?–Ben Geier (Character during crisis)

2. Bad Behavior on Social Media Can Cost Student-Athletes–AP (I preach this every day to my 16 year old)

3. Your Work is Not Your Life–Howard Tullman (If you only read one…read this one)

4. How PBS’S Masterpiece went from Musty to Must-See–Nicole LaPorte (Rebranding + Downton Abbey)

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image001Here are four articles I found interesting this week. Enjoy!
1. The Hidden Downsides to Salary Transparency–Lindsay Lavine (Interesting concept)

2. In Search of the Next Andrew Wiggins–Reeves Wiedeman  (Certainly a topic close to my heart)

3. Top Companies Reveal How They Created Amazing Organizational Culture–Jacob Shriar (unlimited vacation? yes please!)

4. Work Better–Paul Jarvis (very good suggestions but I’m not giving up my Netflix!)

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image001Here are four articles I found interesting this week.

1. What No One Ever Told You about Work-Life Balance–Michael Hyatt

2. 27 Ways to Get More Sh*t Done–Laura Schwechrl (Love #25)

3. Google Hires A Star-Studded Team of Hackers to Fix the Internet–Jay McGregor (What won’t Google do?)

4. 4 Things You Thought Were True About Managing Millennials–Amy Gall0

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image001Here are four articles I found interesting this week.

1. The Ties That Bind–Dana Hazels Seith (A must read!)

2. How to Start a Conversation You’re Dreading–Peter Bregman (Very good advice)

3. Consistency Pizza: How to Find the Perfect Volume, Quality, Voice and Topics in Your Marketing–Kevan Lee (Love everything Buffer writes!)

4. Is Work-Life Balance Even Possible?–Jacob Shriar (Just wow.  Shame on you Elon Musk)



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image001Here are four articles I found interesting this week.

**Happy 4th of July and Happy Birthday to my Mom!

  1. Why ‘Millennial Bashing’ in the Workplace Needs to Stop–Dan Kadlec (Collaboration, Teamwork, Flexibility..Oh my!)

  2. 10 Tactics to Better Work-Life Balance–Fizzle (Zero-base calendar…interesting)

3. 5 Unusual Ways to Start Working Smarter, not Harder–Belle Beth Cooper (Naps! I’m a huge fan of naps)

4. Mean Tweets: Dallas Cowboys Edition–Jessica Gioglio (Oh no, I hope Romo doesn’t read one of mine!)