Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12 — are you prepared? Here are some easy ideas from readers if you’re on the hunt…
If you’re looking for an Apple Watch strap that you can completely customize, be sure to check out this brand.
If you’re currently wearing your ID badge on the free lanyard you got from that conference last year, here’s an option that’s a lot more fun.
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. I’ve mentioned before that I like doing lifting programs. I’ve got a new routine I really like and I just wanted to give a shoutout to these dumbbells from Bowflex, which I’ve had for one or two years. Each one adjusts from 5 to 52.5 lbs., and it’s … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
To say that I’m not really a sports person is an understatement… but even I know a lot of stadiums have new limits on what you’re allowed to bring into the stadium, including only clear bags. (Here’s the NFL’s policy, for example.) So I was intrigued to see this stylish and high quality collection from … Read More about Coffee Break: Leigh Anne Crossbody
Welcome to today’s installment in our ongoing series, How to Build a Work Wardrobe At ___, based around the idea that if you’re ordering from a new-to-you store online, it’s great to be able to consider all the bestsellers/classics/hits at once. Today, we’re looking at how to build a work wardrobe at Lands’ End — you … Read More about How to Build a Work Wardrobe at… Lands’ End
I saw an article on Lifehacker (I think?) a few weeks ago about small purchases that make your life markedly better. One of the things listed was a 6-foot-long lightning charger which, as soon as I saw it, I said, ACK, I have that, and it HAS made my life so much better. I primarily … Read More about Tool of the Trade: What Small Purchase Has Made Your Life Better?
We recently did a story over at CorporetteMoms about the best online backup services for your computer, but we haven’t had an open thread like this in a while, so let’s discuss: What apps, gadgets, tools and more are you loving right now? What makes your life easier, or more enjoyable? Picture credit: Death to the … Read More about Tool of the Trade: What Apps, Gadgets, Tools and More Are You Loving Now?
I’ve mentioned my love for my Bluetooth keyboard a few times, but I don’t think I’ve ever done a whole post on it, so I thought we’d discuss. If you tend to do a lot of writing in your life (even just emails!), I highly recommend it. There are a ton of options out there; the … Read More about Tool of the Trade: Bluetooth Keyboard
2017 Update: We still think these are some fun stocking stuffers, but you may also want to check out our latest gift ideas for professionals. Call me crazy, but I always like to do stocking stuffers as thoughtful little presents that may be everyday, almost boring things — but done better. For today, I’ve rounded … Read More about Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers
2017 Update: We still stand by this advice on secretary gifts, but you may also want to check out all of our posts on holiday business etiquette. What sort of gifts are you getting for your secretary or assistant this year? In our last poll, the majority of people noted that they just gave their assistants and … Read More about Gift Guide: Personalized, Small Gifts for Your Assistant or Secretary
2017 Update: We still think these are some fun gift ideas for your best friend, but you may also want to check out our latest gift ideas for professionals. The best friend: another hard-to-gift person. This one will vary widely based on how “big” a gift you guys typically exchange — but here are some … Read More about Gift Guide: For the BFF