May 5, 2019

Links I Love: May 5, 2019

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


Pretty Can Hurt Women’s Careers. (New York Times)

A Baby Boom in the C-Suite: How a new generation of leaders is redefining working motherhood. (LinkedIn)

Resilience: How Women Use Obstacles to Fuel Their Success. (Wall Street Journal)

Women Did Everything Right. Then Work Got ‘Greedy.’. (New York Times)

How to Stand Out in Any Job. (Chris Guillebeau)

Emma Gannon: Think of your work life in chapters. (Courier Media)

It’s Official: Open-Plan Offices Are Now the Dumbest Management Fad of All Time. (Inc)

Shocked by Your Tax Refund? Next Year Could Be Worse Unless You Act Now. (New York Times)


Wait…Is Inbox Zero Good or Bad for Productivity?. (Zapier)

The Ultimate Productivity Hack is Saying No. (James Clear)

How to Tap Less on Your Phone (but Get More Done). (New York Times)


The magic number of minutes to spend stretching each day to improve flexibility. (Well & Good NYC)

The Case Against Dark Mode. (Lifehacker)

Apps and online tools aim to ease the loneliness too many new moms suffer from in silence. (Well & Good NYC)

Hell Yes: Drinking Coffee And Alcohol Every Day May Help You Live Longer. (Scary Mommy)

The Truth About Dentistry. (The Atlantic)

The one thing people often forget when sculpting their butt, according to a trainer. (Well & Good NYC)


How to Appreciate Home After a Vacation. (Lifehacker)

Similar: The 8 Best Things You Can Do For Yourself Before a Trip (And Actually Look Forward to Coming Home). (Cupcakes and Cashmere)

A Five-Step Guide for Struggling Hotel Revenue Managers. (Hotel News Now)

4 Ways to Ensure Guests Have the Most Enjoyable and Memorable Stay. (Hotel News Now)

H​ilton Feels No Pressure From Marriott to Jump Into Homesharing. (Skift)

Why Lifestyle Hotels Are Not Just for Millennials. (Hotel News Now)

MGM Resorts’ New Exec Hire Signals a Transformation to an Experience Platform. (Skift)

Overhead Bins Stir Lots of Flyer Anxiety: Digital Tech Is Here to Help. (Skift)

American Airlines jet “nearly crashed” during takeoff at JFK last week. (CBS News)

Meet American Airlines’ Turbulence Guru. (Skift)

FAA Prepares to Brief Global Safety Regulators on Boeing 737 Max. (Bloomberg)

Grounded 737 Max jets expected to lead to higher summer fares. (Secret Flying)

Why Southwest Canceled 10,000 Flights in the First Quarter. (Skift)

Southwest Airlines falls from top of the leaderboard in customer satisfaction. (Dallas Morning News)

Alaska Airlines Leverages Virgin America Acquisition to Compete Aggressively on Loyalty. (Skift)

United Is Switching Frequent Flyer Program to Demand Pricing. (Skift)

Expedia CEO: If United Doesn’t Talk New Deal, It Will Be ‘Completely Bewildering’. (Skift)

FTE in London: 17 innovations that can improve the passenger experience in the airport terminal. (Future Travel Experience)


The best $5,929.10 I ever spent: moving back to the Midwest. (Vox)

No, You Don’t Have to Stop Apologizing. (New York Times)

11 Secrets That Will Make You More Secure On The Internet. (Barking Up the Wrong Tree)

On (not) confiscating student’s devices. (Twitter)

The Instagram Aesthetic Is Over. (The Atlantic)

How to bring up hot-button topics on a date—without killing the romance. (Well & Good NYC)

Volunteer to Cuddle Babies in the NICU. (Lifehacker)

Stop Asking ‘What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?’. (Lifehacker)

Use Your Kid’s Artwork as Greeting Cards. (Lifehacker)

And finally, for a laugh: Comedian gives her family brilliant informational pamphlets before going on a date. (Mashable)

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