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You Have Just ONE WEEK LEFT To Sign Up For The Upcoming 4word: Mentor Program Session! 


We’ve been talking to you a lot recently about why having a mentor is important and how it can benefit you and your career. A mentor can get in your corner and help you move your career dreams forward. So why wait? SIGN UP TODAY for the upcoming spring session of the 4word: Mentor Programaccepting applications through March 13, 2015.

Don’t let this opportunity pass you by!



What You Missed


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5 Steps To Mentor Bliss

Finding a mentor is a big first step, but it’s only a first step. 4word: Mentor Program Coordinator Trina Lee shares five steps on how to make the most of your mentoring relationships.


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Leaders ALWAYS Have Mentors

What is an indispensable part of every great leader’s development? Frances Hesselbein, president and CEO of The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute and featured content partner of the 4word: Membership Program, would argue that that vital part is mentorship. Discover why she believes this in the interview.


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Former 4word mentee Lindsey Sherrod shares three tips on mentoring a millennial with Rick Tocquigny on BlogTalkRadio.









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!


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Take Notice




MILLENNIALS CUTTING THE CORD: Lindsay Rothfeld with Mashable examines why so many millennials are shunning cable TV for streaming options.





BEANIE BABY BUSINESS LESSONS: Zac Bissonnette writes on Inc. and talks with Ty Warner, the mastermind behind Beanie Babies, to learn his tips for running a business smartly.





10 GREAT COMPANIES FOR WOMEN: Susan Adams with Forbes lists the top 10 companies women should consider applying for if they are looking to add more leadership experience to their resumes.



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!

For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.



Video of the Week


Looking for a fun new game to play at your next party? Take some inspiration from Jimmy Fallon and Ryan Reynolds and pull out a dozen eggs.



A Pinterest Find


Chicken is one of those dinnertime staples that can be whatever you need it to be. Try this 30-minute baked chicken recipe for dinner this weekend and let us know what you think!



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4w_LI_974x330_member4Looking 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 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!


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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?

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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 It’s that simple.

Click here to begin your AmazonSmile session!