Hop On Over to The 4word Store To Fill Up This Year's Easter Baskets!
Helping out the Easter bunny this year? The 4word Store has Easter basket goodies for the whole family! Choose a one-of-a-kind treasure from our Purchase with a Purpose partners like Akola Project, Nomi Network, and What's In The Bible? and our books for professional Christian women. Make this Easter extra special and give a gift that gives back!
What You Missed
Mondays with Diane
Take a Break, A REAL Break
Did you know when employees stop taking breaks that their productivity and creativity suffer, as does their job satisfaction? Diane Paddison talks about how we can honor God by resting.
Joan Kuhl, founder of Why Millennials Matter and contributor to the upcoming book Five Most Important Questions, co-authored by Frances Hesselbein with The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute, talks with us about why she’s so passionate about the millennial generation and why employers should be too.
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- Women on Boards: Where the U.S. Ranks - Claire Cain Miller writes on The New York Times about Germany’s recently passed law requiring public companies to give 30% of their board seats to women and what this means for America’s gender equality journey.
- What The Ideal Workday For Working Parents Looks Like - Manon DeFelice with Fast Company argues that more companies should allow flexible workday hours for working parents.
- What Does Faithful Stewardship of Time Look Like? - Dr. Anne Bradley with The Institute for Faith, Work & Economics discusses how we can combat the problem of scarcity of time and become good stewards of the time that we have.
MIDDLE AGE INTERN?: Carol Fishman Cohen with irelaunch.com discusses with Fox Business After the Bell the growing number of middle age workers seeking internships to help get them back into the swing of things after a career break.
COMPANIES FOR WORKING WOMEN: Lindsay Gellman with The Wall Street Journal discusses the newly launched website InHerSight.com that allows employees to anonymously rank their company’s support of women.
WANT TO HEAR GOD? SLOW DOWN - Ken Wytsma with Relevant Magazine urges all of us to learn to silence the chaos around us so that we can hear the voice of God and His guidance.
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!
- San Francisco - Leader Meeting - March 22 @ 1:30PM
- Dallas - Meet-Up Monday - March 30 @ 5:30PM
- Phoenix - March Speaker Series - March 31 @ 6:30PM
- Denver - Gathering & Breakout Session - April 7 @ 5:30PM
- San Diego - Round Table - April 8 @ 11:30AM
- Phoenix - After Work Gathering - April 9 @ 6:00PM
- Dallas - WLP Study - April 14 @ noon
- Dallas - Free Luncheon - April 23 @ 11:30AM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.
Video of the Week
Teachers truly have one of the toughest jobs out there, and like any stressful job, you need to make sure that you allow yourself some “down time.” Here are nine teachers that got to have the last laugh.
A Pinterest Find
Easter is approaching and with it all the festive decorations. We found a few edible decorations that the kids can help you make for Easter dinner this year.
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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.
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