Happy Friday, everyone, and Happy Mother's Day to all the moms and mother figures out there! Before you begin your weekend, take a few moments to browse our favorites from the week, including the 5 easy brunch recipes you might want to put to use on Sunday. Also, check out some upcoming 4word Local Group event dates and see if there's an event taking place near you!
MENTOR PROGRAM DEADLINE: The deadline to apply for the upcoming summer session of the 4word Mentor Program is June 6, 2014! Click here to begin the application process!
SOUL MODELS: Angela Daffron's book Soul Models is now available! This book is a collection of several faith-based stories that seek to inspire readers to overcome hardships in their lives and discover their paths to purpose. Order your copy today!
GET MORE CLICKS: Sarah Goliger with HubSpot lists eleven tests you can use on your blog titles to see which attracts more readers to click.
REJECTION: John Brandon with Inc. offers seven ways you can learn to handle frequent rejection, just by changing your mindset.
TRUST IN THE WORKPLACE: Mary Lorenz with CareerBuilder interviews author Nan S. Russell to learn more about her book Trust, Inc. and the dire need for more trust in today's workplace.
Video of the Week
Mullen, an ad agency in Boston, posted a fake job listing online for a Director of Operations position and conducted video interviews with interested applicants. As applicants learned the specifics of the job, it seemed more and more inhuman and unfair. Find out what happened when the #worldstoughestjob was revealed in this CardStore ad.
Why Retail Entrepreneur Mayra Jiminez Decided Not to Have Children - Watch this Inc. video interview with Orchid Boutique owner Mayra Jiminez and hear from her why she stands behind her choice to focus on her career over starting a family.
8 Things Healthy Couples Donât Do - 4word woman Ruthie Dean writes on Relevant Magazine about eight habits you should avoid introducing into your relationship.
A Purpose That Will Stand - The Austin Stone Community Church in Austin, TX shares the story of Jill Garrett, a cosmetics representative who goes beyond selling products to her clients to truly invest in their lives.
A Pinterest Find
Hosting Mother's Day brunch this year? Wanting to leave your husband a friendly "hint" for Mother's Day morning? Here are 5 brunch recipes that are sure to please, and easy to make, too!