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Don’t Get Defensive
Is it hard for you to hear feedback? Most of us would like to say that it’s not. After all, each of us wants to be the type of person who humbly and honorably receives and responds to feedback. But the truth is most of us aren’t.
Careers STEM from Early Interest
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) careers are a rapidly growing sector of the professional world, yet many positions go unfilled by qualified professional women. Sheryl Sleeva, an executive leader and STEM champion, is working to change that.
Make Your Next Career Move
As a 4word: Member Insider, you're given exclusive access to numerous job openings across the country via the 4word Job Connections Board. We wanted to highlight a few jobs currently available. Just login to your 4word: Member Insider account to apply to one or more of these positions!
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Featured Company: Remington Hospitality Services
Location: Dallas, TX
Remington Hotels is one of the largest, privately held hotel management companies in the U.S. As a world class leader operating over 90 + hotels (Marriott, Hilton and Starwood) and over 17,000 hotel rooms in 27 states, our Guiding Principles, key hotel drivers and our Associates contribute to Remington having been consistently recognized among many of the world’s best lodging brands for our operational expertise and guest service results.
Open Positions on the 4word Job Connections Board
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Job #1: Senior Project Manager
Remington Hospitality Services - Dallas, TX
Remington Hospitality Services is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager to be a part of a dynamic, values driven company which is committed to growth and has a strong “promote from within” philosophy.
Job #2: Assistant Production Coordinator
Spirit Media - Clackamas, OR
Assistant Production Coordinator responsibilities include the comprehensive management of live and web events; from pre-production to event execution to post-event debrief. This is a full-time position located in Clackamas, Oregon.
Job #3: Senior Manager of SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting
Undisclosed - Dallas, TX
A global DFW company is searching for an experienced Senior Manager of SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting.
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- Marriage Shouldn't Be 'Fair' - Sara Wallace writes on Relevant Magazine about why marriage shouldn’t be a 50/50 relationship.
- Why Your Prayers Aren't 'Working' - Tyler Speegle with Relevant Magazine talks about the danger of letting prayer become an empty exercise.
NEED A MENTOR? OR KNOW SOMEONE WHO DOES?: The next 4word Mentor Program session is now taking applications! The deadline to apply is April 22, 2016. Don’t miss this invaluable opportunity to get a mentor and get started on achieving your professional goals.
NEW PRODUCTIVITY STRATEGY: Molly Fletcher offers up a new way to keep yourself productive, and it doesn’t involve being a multitasking master.
BIBLICAL METHODS FOR HANDLING STRESS: Elizabeth Moyer with the Institute for Faith, Work & Economics lists six Biblical coping methods the nearly 70% of us dealing with stress can implement.
MAGNET CITIES FOR COLLEGE GRADS: Jonathan Chew with Fortune shares cities that are drawing in recent college grads in droves.
MOTIVATE YOUR EMPLOYEES!: Andre Lavoie with Entrepreneur shares three common employee motivation problems and how managers can correct them.
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 - Addison Book Study - April 12 @ 11:30AM
- Dallas - Southlake Book Study - April 12 @ noon
- Portland - Panel Discussion - April 12 @ 6:00PM
- Columbus - Panel Event - April 13 @ 4:30PM
- Houston - Breakfast Speaker Series - April 14 @ 7:30AM
- Houston - Meet Up Monday - April 18 @ 5:00PM
- Tulsa - Roundtable Luncheon - April 19 @ noon
- Phoenix - After Work Event With Diane Paddison - April 20 @ 6:00PM
- Dallas - Membership Drive - April 21 @ 11:30AM
- Tulsa - Girls Night In - April 27 @ 6:00PM
- Nashville - Luncheon with Diane Paddison - April 29 @ 11:30AM
- Sewing Hope Foundation in Dallas - Meet Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe - May 1 @ 5:00PM
- Dallas - Membership Info Luncheon - May 6 @ 11:30AM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.
Video of the Week
Jimmy Fallon debuted a new game segment on his show, and he and Amy Adams gave it a thoroughly hilarious first round.
A Pinterest Find
Skip the takeout this weekend and make your own delicious Hawaiian Fried Rice!
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