Sign Up NOW For Spring Session of the 4word: Mentor Program!
Spring is a time for fresh starts and renewed goals, the perfect time to partner with a mentor who can help you set and achieve milestones for your career. The upcoming spring session of the 4word: Mentor Program is accepting applications through March 13, 2015. By dedicating 10 hours of your time to one session of the 4word: Mentor Program, you will gain an advocate in your career corner for years to come. Don't miss this opportunity; sign up TODAY!
What You Missed
Mondays with Diane
Courage To Do Impossible Things
Diane Paddison shares candidly on how she sometimes finds it hard to imagine how God is working in the midst of pain and suffering, especially in the case of her daughter Annie's current medical condition. Read what keeps her going and continuing to move towards God.
Do NOT Burn Out
Do you ever reach a point during the workweek where you feel like you literally cannot continue? 4word woman, mentor, and accomplished doctor Amaryllis Sánchez Wohlever, MD has first-hand experience dealing with the crushing weight of workplace fatigue and has made it her goal to help mentor and assist others in avoiding burning out. She shares her story with us today, as well as some helpful tips.
Mentoring Monday radio show
This week's Mentoring Monday radio show featured Renee Yarbrough. She shared great points on how to use your "mom skills" as an empty nester to get yourself back into the workforce.
Goodsnitch is an app that allows you to honor the heroes and achievers in your life with just a few taps! By partnering with 4word, Goodsnitch will automatically donate $1 to 4word for every app downloaded with 4word as the affiliation. Getting started is simple. Just click one of the buttons on the right to download the Goodsnitch app to your Apple or Android device, select 4word from the drop-down menu in the Affiliation field of your profile, and you're all set!
To learn more about Goodsnitch, watch the video below and share Goodsnitch with your friends and family!
- Is Your “Vibe” Limiting Your Career Potential? - May Busch warns professionals to be mindful of how their “vibes” are being perceived by those around them and lists five negative vibes to be sure you’re never guilty of.
- How I Saved My Marriage - Author Richard Paul Evans shares candidly about how he saved his marriage and mended his relationship with his wife, one daily question at a time.
- 3 Female Ghosts that Haunt the Church - Jen Wilkin writes on The Gospel Coalition and discusses the three female ghosts that haunt females in ministry.
ME REGIME?: Career Contessa shares why having a self-care plan for when you’re stressed out can be one of the healthiest responses you can have.
11-YEAR-OLD ENTREPRENEUR: James Cave with The Huffington Post talks with Kia’i Tallett, a young entrepreneur making a name for herself in the fashion world.
CONGRATS TO DIANA MAO AND NOMI NETWORK: Join us in congratulating Nomi Network co-founder Diana Mao on her selection to be an inaugural member of Presidential Leadership Scholars, a unique leadership development initiative that draws upon the resources of the U.S. presidential centers. Click here to read Diana’s story and be sure to shop Nomi Network products available in the 4word store.
CONGRATS TO HEIDI RASMUSSEN!: We are always proud to highlight a 4word woman! Heidi Rasmussen, turned a layoff into a $3 million dollar business. Read the full Money Magazine article, and be sure to sign up your family or your company for fresh benies by visiting www.freshbenies.com/4word.
LIFE AFTER SHARK TANK: Malia Spencer with Portland Business Journal spoke with Sseko Designs founder Liz Forkin Bohannon about what has happened with Sseko following their appearance on Shark Tank last week.
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!
- Dallas - Yoga Pant Coffee - February 21 @ 9:30AM
- Phoenix - Hike and Lunch - February 21 @ 9:30AM
- Seattle - 4word Coffee Hour - February 22 @ 11:30AM
- Dallas - Meet-Up Monday - February 23 @ 5:30PM
- San Francisco - Round Table with 4word COO - February 24 @ 6:30PM
- Denver - Women, Work & Calling - February 26 @ 6:00PM
- Nashville - Book Study - February 26 @ noon
- Tulsa - Lunch Event - March 3 @ noon
- Houston - Launch event - March 5 @ noon
- Phoenix - Hike and Lunch - March 14 @ 9:30AM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.
Video of the Week
Breakfast is breakfast, no matter where you are. Right? Wrong. Breakfast means many different things around the world, so who better to try some of these international meals out than a group of American kids?
A Pinterest Find
Are you stumped when it comes to finding lunches that will keep you going but not ruin your diet? We found 55 scrumptious lunch recipes that are all under 300 calories. No more bland lunches for you!
Please click here to receive these impactful blogs automatically to your inbox.
Looking for a new job in 2015?
Know a senior HR person that is looking for a new challenge? There is a HUGE Chief Human Resource Officer position open at a faith-based nonprofit ministry in Chicago that focuses on microfinance in the developing world. There is a relocation package available. Global international experience and experience in leading an HR team are required. Join or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Interested in other jobs like this one? Join the 4word Membership Program today for exclusive access to our Job Connections Board featuring open positions in companies across the country. As a 4word Member, you will also receive special content, a free copy of Work, Love, Pray and the companion Work, Love, Pray Study Guide. Click here to sign up today!
Shop the 4word Store Today!
Whether you're shopping for a birthday, anniversary, or "just because", you'll find dozens of fantastic gift ideas in the online 4word Store. Choose a one-of-a-kind treasure from our Purchase with a Purpose partners like Akola Project, freshbenies, and What's In The Bible and our books for professional Christian women. Make someone's day and give a gift that gives back!
Have You Set Up YOUR AmazonSmile?
Use AmazonSmile before you shop!
We all shop on Amazon. Now you can find the things you need AND make a donation to 4word, all at the same time! By using AmazonSmile, your shopping experience stays the same, but once you've completed your purchase, Amazon will donate a percentage of the final cost to 4word. Getting started is easy. Choose 4word as the AmazonSmile cause you are supporting, then do your normal Amazon shopping on http://smile.amazon.com/. It's that simple.
Click here to begin your AmazonSmile session!