Happy Friday! We hope that your week is wrapping up well, and you’re gearing up for a fantastic weekend. Here is our weekly wrap-up and recap of what we’ve been reading on business and business fashion throughout the interwebs. We also share more reads each day through our Twitter feed and Facebook page, so if you’re hungry for more, you have even more places to check out! Have you read something you want included? Let us know in the comments or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy reading!
The Wrong Body Language (Inc. Magazine): Don’t ruin a business opportunity with incorrect body language.
Gap Ads Go Behind the Scenes (Women’s Wear Daily): This week, Gap Inc. begins providing an inside look at the operation — glimpses of the people, processes and products — in a much different type of fall campaign for the retailer.
Essential Gadgets for Every Home Office (Inc. Magazine): Check out this round-up of gadgets that would make any home office that much more technologically savvy.
Haiti’s Helping Hands (NY Daily News): Fashion designer Rachel Roy, mogul Martha Stewart reach out to protect women.
What You Need to Know to Succeed in Retail (Forbes): These days, creativity and having a good product are no longer the only prerequisites to success.
The Master’s as the New Bachelor’s (The New York Times): Call it credentials inflation. A four-year degree may not cut it anymore.
Summer Beauty Trends for Your Office Style (The Grindstone): Although we’ve reached the halfway point of the summer, the worst is ahead. There’s nothing more excruciating than having to commute in this level of heat.