Splendid Sundays Volume 92

Sunday, July 08, 2012

A handful of splendid finds from around the worldwide web:

*A Stanford professor reveals how reading fiction can boost your brain.

*Pinterest is the number one social media platform for wedding planning in the United States, and it is also catching on for weddings in India. 

*The "Busy" Trap

*How knowing a foreign language can improve your decisions.

This week in The Splendid Collective:

*Some of my research on millennials was cited in an article on Bob Vila's (yes, America's handyman) blog this past week.

*A new feature called Noted. -- featuring splendid thoughts from splendid people every Saturday -- launched on Think Splendid yesterday.

*From the Form + Function Blog: A really smart, level-headed approach to handling criticism from co-workers (or from anyone, really).

Recent wedding job postings: Wedding Planning Intern at Haiku Mill (Haiku, Hawaii) // Various Positions at A Monique Affair (Oakland, CA) // Wedding Planning Internship at Lovelee Affairs (Atlanta, GA) // Social Media Intern at Tim Duncan Events (Virtual Position) // More wedding industry job openings

Wedding Statistics: 35% of couples married in 2011 with premium wedding budgets ($31,000-95,000) spent between $46,000-$75,000.

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