17 July 2015

Workflow: July 17th, 2015

I love reading articles on how to hack your workflow! Here are some of my favorite posts for you to read this weekend!

Work Hacks:
One of the best ways to be noticed in the office is to sound confident.

Intern and end of the year client presentations, here are some brilliant ways to start a presentation.

Gmail hacks to make you a pro.

Need to interview someone famous? Tips on how to meet anyone you want (that's still alive).

We multi-task too much, learn how to stay focused and re-train your brain! It really works!

Want to increase your brainpower? Daily habits that will help.

Ending your internship soon? Make sure to ask these people to lunch and follow this advice!

Need to network? (The answer is always yes) Here is a quick guide to getting comfortable at networking events

Leading a team? 5 tasks for effective communication leadership.

Public Relations:
IBM got 1,000 employees to become brand advocates. Borderline genius!

Freelancing? Thinking about it? Here are some tips on how to do it with a full time job!

Did you read my post about Jared Fogle & Subway? Here are lessons to glean from it!

Feel Good
One of my pledge class sisters is a Make-A-Wish Wish Granter! She is raising money for her participation in the Walk for Wishes! Please donate here so that she can help kids with terminal illnesses dreams come true! Even $5 will help her to her goal of $500!

Have a fun & safe weekend (sorry the Mom in me came out there)



  1. These are all awesome links. I just saved the Gmail hacks. Thank you!

    Mikayla | A Seersucker State of Mind.

  2. I love hacks! Yes! Can't wait to check these out!

    xx. Brittany | Southern Soul

  3. These are some great links!
    I can't wait to look at them more in-depth later.

    xoxo, Jenny || Breakfast at Lillys

  4. Yes! Thanks for these work hacks. A lot of these are so applicable to my job, especially the Forbes article about interviewing high profile people. I'm for sure bookmarking this post so that I can read the other links in greater detail!

    Alessandra | blog.pumpup.com

  5. I really liked the "how to stay focused" article you suggested. I get distracted easily at work (esp in the summer time). Thanks!

    How 2 Wear It [] http://how2wearit.com

  6. I love this post, Ash! I love reading through "work hacks" articles as well. Definitely bookmarking this post to read through those links later!

  7. I swear girl you must be killing it in your internship - love all of these hacks!

    Pick Your Beau

  8. Hahaha oh my gosh the way you ended this post made me smile. My advisory teacher (advisory was my high school's version of home room) always used to tell us every Friday to "BE SAFE!" and that made me think of that!

    Back on the note of your post- awesome links! Thanks so much for the round-up!

    xoxo A

  9. Yes! I need to read the gmail hacks ASAP. I am not very savvy when it comes to technology!

    xo Ashley

  10. This is great! Saving this entire post because I know I'll need it in the future!

    Ally | http://www.preppylittlelesbian.blogspot.com

  11. Love all of your links! I'm bookmarking this post for the future because it's so great and useful! Happy weekend!

    The Fashionista's Diary

  12. These are all such helpful links!! Thanks for compiling this list :)

    Kayla | kaylablogs.com

  13. Such amazing links! I need those gmail hacks and the networking tips - thank you so much! :)

    xx | Steph @ The Lovely Essentials & Jenssen's Designs

  14. The Gmail hacks post might have changed my life. I can't believe I'm using it for years and never knew all of these tips and tricks!

  15. So many great links! Definitely needed that Gmail hacks article - my inbox is in need of a makeover!

  16. I sooooo appreciate the brilliant ways to start a presentation link. I'm a PR and branding intern so I am constantly writing pitches for clients and the hardest thing is figuring out how I want to start my presentations. Thanks for sharing!

    xoxo, Danielle

  17. I currently work in PR & am looking for ways to further expand my experience. I love the tips you shared here! So much inspo. x Nicole | www.changeanddress.com

  18. This is such an AWESOME collection of resources! Diving into everything now. Such great career tips!

    Coming Up Roses

  19. This post is FABULOUS! Thanks for compiling such an awesome list of resources :)

    XX, SS || A Little Seersucker Sass

  20. I love how you divided this up into two categories. I am looking forward to reading all the links!

  21. Loving the How to Stay Focused article! Great tips :)

    x Sarah