August 20, 2017

Links I Love: August 20, 2017

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


How to Land the Job. (Ivanka Trump)

Ask a Boss: I Hate My New Employee!. (New York Magazine)

How to Work with Someone Who’s Always Stressed Out. (Harvard Business Journal)

Meet the streamers using Twitch to pay for college. (The Verge)


How to Make Tasks Matter and Find Meaning in Your Work. (Zapier)

The subtle power of uncomfortable silences. (BBC World)

6 Ways to Be More Resilient. (Ivanka Trump)

How to Make Decisions. (Deep Existence)

Better Brainstorming: The Most Effective Ways to Generate More Ideas. (Zapier)

The 4 Keys to Learning Anything. (Zen Habits)

12 human conversations that drive strategy execution. (Patty Azzarello)

Introducing custom tracking (and how we’re using it). Really interesting ideas here! (Exist App)

Why your Instagram filter of choice could be a sign of depression. (Well & Good NYC)


5 Ways to Get Better Sleep Without Sleeping More Hours. (Entrepreneur Magazine)

Why Multitasking While Walking is a Bad Idea. (My Fitness Pal)

Get Results from Micro-Walks. (My Fitness Pal)

Why Sex Matters In Research. (Furthermore from Equinox)

A Mother’s Age Doesn’t Matter. (Furthermore from Equinox)

Is Sunscreen Giving You Cancer or Should You Be Using More of It or What?. (Greatist)

The Toll of Exercise on the Heart (and Why You May Not Need to Worry). (New York Times)

8 Moves for Stronger, Healthier Feet. (My Fitness Pal)

Emma Coburn, Courtney Frerichs finish 1-2 in women’s steeplechase final. (ESPN)

Something Strange in Usain Bolt’s Stride. (New York Times)

Why Are American Runners Getting Slower?. (NPR)

Is ‘Second Breakfast’ Your Secret Weapon for Weight Loss?. (My Fitness Pal)

Are Diets Just Placebos?. (Slate)

This is the Keurig of dessert—but is it healthy?. (Well & Good NYC)

10 Healthy Hacks for Eating Better at the Ballpark. (My Fitness Pal)

Similar: Here’s the Fast Food a Nutritionist Actually Orders (Yes, She Eats It!). (Greatist)

Feeling Better About Your Body Could be a Workout Away. (My Fitness Pal)

The Easy Way to Get Free Classes from Your Favorite Fitness Studio. (Shape Magazine)


Solar Eclipse Means Americans Will Take Road Trips To Get a Better View. (Skift)

How One Tiny Town is Bracing for a Flood of 100,000 Eclipse Chasers. (Thrillist)

Cruise Passengers Are Booking Earlier Than Ever. Is That a Good Thing?. (Skift)

Hertz and Avis Prep for Future With Self-Driving Car Partnerships. (Skift)

Car Rental Horror Stories: The Strange Things People Do in Rental Cars. (Thrillist)

12 Shocking Things I Learned by Working as a Butler at the Plaza Hotel. (Time)

How The Curse of the Internet Unexpectedly Afflicts Hotels. (Travel Insider)

Virgin Australia’s high-speed Wi-Fi rollout gathers pace. (Future Travel Experience)

Southwest Airlines frequent fliers irked after tech issue scrambles priority boarding. (Dallas Morning News)

Delta May Take On Southwest and American With New Bombardier Jet. (Skift)

Flight secrets reveal why airline seats are always blue. (Sunday Express)

Airlines Pack More Seats Onto Each Plane and Manufacturers Try to Make Them Comfortable. (Skift)

Involuntary bumping seems to be a thing of the past. (Economist)

8 Ways to Tackle Long-Haul Flights With Children. (New York Times)

So, where exactly is Orlando Airport??. (Wandering Aramean)

Airlines want tighter control of alcohol sales in British airports. (Economist)

Airport-Style Body Scanners Tested in Los Angeles Subway System. (Skift)


How to Graduate From a Big-Name College for a Fraction of the Cost. (The Simple Dollar)

Words We Mispronounce Because We’ve Only Ever Read Them. This was me with “naive” until I was 12 years old! Not sure if I still have any today… (Book Riot)

How to Learn a New Language with Minimal Expense. (The Simple Dollar)

33 Questions To Ask On A First Date That Keep The Conversation Flowing. (Refinery29)

Craft Beer Revolution Is Brewing in Russia as It Prepares to Hosts World Cup. (Skift)

How to Make Rice Krispies Treats Cheeseburgers Recipe. (Thrillist)

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