Hustles, Habits, and Having The Best Year in this week’s Friday Faves!
What You Missed
Mondays with Diane
Balance the Bread: Support for Primary Earners
Did you know that a quarter of women with children under 18 serve as primary breadwinners? Are you one of these? Diane Paddison shares the keys to establishing and maintaining balance for breadwinner women.
Career, Kids, Then Another Career
When Rhonda Kehlbeck, Director for Global Engagement with the Halftime Institute, found herself with an empty nest, she began the journey to find the next step for her life. Read about her journey to discovering “What’s next?” and all she has learned along the way.
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- The number of female CEOs replacing men surges 70% – Quentin Fottrell with Market Watch warns male executives to watch their backs as a sizeable surge of female CEOs across many industries.
- Dear Working Mama – Jessica Satterfield with Grace While We Wait pens an understanding letter to all the working mothers out there.
- Is It Worthwhile for Christians to Be Ambitious? – Dr. Vincent Bacote with The Institute For Faith, Works & Economics discusses why dreaming should not be discouraged among Christians.
SIDE HUSTLE: Yoneco Evans argues that having a “side hustle” while working your full-time job might make more sense than you think.
EARLY MORNING HABITS: Neena Newberry lists some early morning habits of highly successful people. Which ones are you doing or plan on adding to your routine?
HAVE THE BEST YEAR EVER: May Busch asked seven top executives and leaders how they set themselves up for success in the new year and shares their answers with you.
4word: Local Group Events
Take a look at these upcoming 4word: Local Group event dates and see which one(s) you can attend. We’d love to see you there!
- Portland – Women of Influence event – January 23-24 @ 6:00PM (23rd) and 8:30AM (24th)
- Denver – Breakfast event – February 4 @ 7:45AM
- Nashville – Networking event – February 5 @ 11:30AM
- Dallas – Work, Love, Pray study – February 9 @ noon
- Dallas – Yoga Pant Coffee – February 21 @ 9:30AM
- Denver – Women, Work & Calling – February 26 @ 6:00PM
- Houston – Launch event – March 5 @ noon
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.
Video of the Week
Marc Mero, former WCW and WWE professional wrestler, spoke to an auditorium of middle school students and brought them all to tears. Hear what he told them and take a moment to ponder it for yourself.
A Pinterest Find
Super Bowl Sunday will be here before you know it! If you’re hosting an epic viewing party, here is a pretty amazing-looking idea for a Super Bowl Nacho Bar. You’re welcome.
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Shop the Online 4word Store to Support Great Causes
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