Today is a day of product demos for new software for our office. Most of the time these demos are a great chance to get to know the company and what they have to offer, sometimes they turn out more like an infomercial.  You know the ones that are on at 6 a.m. on Sundays that tell you all the things you’re doing wrong in your life. Let’s hope today is not like that.

Right Now With Emily Morrison (LinkedIn, Twitter)

What I’m Reading – An Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield

What I’m Doing – Working on a press release.

What I want to know from you – What is the craziest souvenir you’ve ever brought home?



We’re Buzzin’

Idaho Sells Home-Grown Unemployment System to Iowa and Vermont. In a unique move, Idaho’s Department of Labor has licensed and begun to roll out its self-built unemployment benefits system to Iowa and Vermont, with hopes that other states will join the consortium of users.

Why America Won’t Fund Its Broken Infrastructure: Best #Cityreads of the Week. A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we’ve come across in the past seven days.

One for the Road: The Origins of America’s Souvenir Obsession. We all have them. From magnets to mugs we all go a little nutty about souvenirs. I personally have a fridge full of magnets from all of the family trips we’ve been on.





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