August 9, 2015

Links I Love: August 9, 2015

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 🙂

Links I Love
Original image source: Mike Licht


Do millennials have it better than Gen X? (CNBC)

3 Reasons Millennials Are Getting Fired. (Inc)

5 Ways a Side Hustle Can Advance Your Career. (Levo League)

Why you should take all the time off you deserve. (Fox News)

Science Explains Why Women Are Cold at Work. (Fortune)

The “Makeup Tax” Illustrates Gender Inequality And Image Issues Facing Modern Women. (Bustle)

You May Have Seen My Face on BART. (Medium)

More Than Their Mothers, Young Women Plan Career Pauses. (New York Times)

Netflix Now Giving Employees ‘Unlimited’ Maternity, Paternity Leave. (Huffington Post)

10 Strategies for Landing a Tech Job that Feels Just Out of Reach. (Levo League)


3 Millennials in Tech Reveal Their Best Hacks for Success. (Levo League)

7 Tips to Actually Succeed at Your Digital Detox. (Daily Burn)

Deep Habits: Write Your Own E-mail Protocols. (Cal Newport)

Why You Should Do Your Work First, Others’ Work Second. (Medium)

How to Stop Yourself from Overscheduling. (Levo League)

On goal setting. (Olives and Wine)

The Easy Secret to Making Yourself Better at Anything. (The Muse)

Fear Of Rejection: 2 Ways To Beat It, Backed By Research. (Barking Up the Wrong Tree)

8 Common Worries That Aren’t Worth Stressing About. (Greatist)

The Braggart’s Dilemma: How to Promote Yourself Without Being a Jerk. (99U)


12 Mindless Office Habits That Are Secretly Making You Unhealthy. (Huffington Post)

Why Millennials Just Aren’t That Into McDonald’s. (Yahoo Health)

Fat Stigma Fuels Weight Bullying. (New York Times)

Parental Pet Peeve: Junk Food in the Check-Out Aisle. (The Lunch Tray)

Follow up to last week’s artificial sweeteners article in the NY Times: Artificial Sweeteners, Sugar and Kids. (The Lunch Tray)

The Ultimate Way to Organize Your Fridge. (Greatist)

How Closely Do You Really Need to Follow a Race Training Plan? (Greatist)


Staying Motivated to Work on the Road. (Zen Habits)

Big Data unravels best time to target travellers with marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]. (Tnooz)

11 Charts Showing the Changing Nature of U.S. Outbound Travelers’ Trips. (Skift)

Will millennials force hotels down the menu-pricing route? (Tnooz)

Four point check-list to take hotels into the hyper-connected world. (Tnooz)

The 6 Big Players in the $4 Billion LaGuardia Rehabilitation Plan. (Skift)

We Found the Smart Aircraft Seat that Could Spare Millions of Passengers’ Knees. (Skift)

The airline that could actually make you WANT the middle plane seat. (Daily Mail)

Frontier Airlines Is Going to Try to Make Managing Its Many Fees Easier. (Skift)

7 Tricks to Avoid Jet Lag. (Fit Bottomed Girls)


When Avenue Q Goes Local: Racism and the Production of Plays that Joke about Race. (How I Round)

Someone Is Setting ‘Hipster Traps’ in New York. (Gawker)

This Woman’s Response to a Tinder Date Who Fat-Shamed Her Is So on Point. (Pop Sugar)

Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children. (New York Times)

It’s not too early for pumpkin beers. It’s NEVER too early for pumpkin beers! (Brew York New York)

How to Keep Wine, for a Day or a Decade. (A Cup of Jo)

Inside the secret world of Trader Joe’s. (Fortune Magazine)

And finally, for a laugh: If The US Were a Bar Full of People, Who Would Your State Be? (Thrillist)

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4 thoughts on “Links I Love: August 9, 2015”

  1. So, I was reading the “12 mindless office habits that are making you unhealthy” quite mindlessly and got to #2…. “resting your hand on your face”….exactly what I was doing. Oops.

    Come to think of it, jesus… I do like 10 of 12. That isn’t good at all.

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