Credibility, Courtship & Cleaning


With Graduation Right Around The Corner, Give Your Grad A Gift They’ll Cherish For Years To Come 



High school and college graduates are about to take an often scary first step into a new chapter of life. Give them a gift (or two) that will help them navigate this new life experience! 4word has a variety of graduation gift options, from a spot in an upcoming 4word: Mentor Program session to a 4word: Member Insider subscription to unique products from 4word’s Purchase with Purpose partners and 4word books. Give your 2015 graduate a gift that will continue to give back for years!




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Let It Go, Let It Go

Diane Paddison shares on learning to get along with your coworkers (maybe especially the annoying ones). It is not only essential for your career, but also part of your Christian calling.


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Fortune 50 Chooses 4word Supporter Frances Hesselbein

Frances Hesselbein of The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute was recently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of their Top 50 Greatest World Leaders. We salute this amazing woman and share about our personal interactions with Frances.


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If you missed Heidi Rasmussen, founder of fresh benies, share some mentoring tips on our ‪Mentoring Monday‬ radio show yesterday, you can listen to the full show now.







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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FORTUNE TOP 50 LEADERS: Join us in congratulating 4word supporter Frances Hesselbein on her extraordinary honor of being named one of Fortune’s Top 50 World’s Greatest Leaders!




SHUTDOWN OFFICE GOSSIP: Molly Owens with Mashable shares three ways millennial managers can help put a cork in the office gossip and encourage a more unified workplace.




SECRETS OF PERSUASIVE PEOPLE: Travis Bradberry with Inc. lists fifteen “tricks of the trade” that very persuasive people have mastered.




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



96% of women would not consider themselves beautiful. Does that surprise you? Dove decided to conduct a social experiment to test that number and the results are astonishing.



A Pinterest Find


Have you been attacking your Spring Cleaning list (or at least making that list)? To help you out, we found 35 best cleaning tips for getting your home sparkling like new and feeling spring-fresh!



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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!



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!