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 🙂
CAREER / BUSINESS
Household Brands Seek Their Voice on Virtual Assistants. (Wall Street Journal)
Online Grocery Could Eclipse Shopping in Stores, Data Suggests. (Morning Brew)
Retailers Are Skipping Rent Payments Due to Coronavirus. (Morning Brew)
How Arfa Adapted Its First Brand Launch for the Coronavirus Era. (Morning Brew)
How to Get People to Actually Participate in Virtual Meetings. (Harvard Business Journal)
12 Strategies for Maximizing the Effectiveness of Working Remotely. (The Simple Dollar)
5 Ways to Overcome the Loneliness of Leadership. (Women in Retail)
Why ambitious women get divorced more often than ambitious men. (Fast Company)
PRODUCTIVITY / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY
Morning Brew’s Guide to Living Your Best Quarantined Life. (Morning Brew)
Why Time No Longer Has Meaning, According to Science. (Lifehacker)
How to Move Past a Bad Week. (Friday Forward)
How Does It Feel To Get Everything You Ever Wanted?. (Ryan Holiday)
7 emotional lessons for a more joyful life. (Aesthetics of Joy)
Use the Gottman Institute’s Anger Iceberg to resolve conflict more quickly. (Well & Good NYC)
Here’s How to Conquer Your To-do List. (New York Magazine)
The Case for a Monthly Life Admin Day. (Medium)
Covid-19 Diary : Friday 27 March 2020. (Travel Insider) I’ve found Travel Insider to have excellent daily perspective on the critical news, so I can read his summary and click the relevant links rather than needing to follow online all day long.
HEALTH / FITNESS
Related: You Don’t Need to Sanitize Your Groceries. (Lifehacker)
How Exercise Might Affect Our Food Choices, and Our Weight. (New York Times)
They Went Off the Grid. They Came Back to the Coronavirus.. (New York Times) Crazy!
Boeing Plans To Restart 737MAX Production in May. (Travel Codex)
Take a Quick Photo of Your Child Before Heading Into Crowded Places. (Lifehacker) From a different time!
Schools are closed. Kids are home. What’s the long-term impact of that?. (Penelope Trunk) Penelope Trunk is always a little crazy, but it’s interesting to read her perspective… and I do believe this is going to change how we work and learn going forward.
Foster a Pet Now, If You Can. (Lifehacker) I did! Sesame has her challenges, but it is nice to have another living being at home with me.
The Coronavirus and the Rise of the Virtual Volunteer. (Thrive Global)
As Life Moves Online, an Older Generation Faces a Digital Divide. (New York Times)
Try “distant socializing” instead. (Stanford Business School)
In Time, We Will Adapt to a New Normal. (Friday Forward)
Looking Ahead. (The Simple Dollar)
15 Useful Things to Do When You’re Stuck at Home. (The Simple Dollar)
How to Get the Most Use Out of Your Broom. (Lifehacker)
Finally, for a laugh: Cowboy Museum Puts Their Head Of Security In Charge Of Their Twitter, And His Tweets Are Hilariously Wholesome. (Bored Panda)