Ever feel like you’re on information overload? Finding the time to keep up-to-date on industry trends and tips can be challenging. Check-in with us each week as we share our top five must-reads in PR and marketing.

In this Google- and smartphone-era, many of us have grown lazy in remembering details. There was a time when I had so many phone numbers memorized! In his new book, Learn Better, author Ulrich Boser explores ways in which we can boost our memory and improve skills. Read his interview with Olga Khazan (The Atlantic) here:  How to Learn New Things as an Adult.

Does it feel like your to-do list controls your life? Delia Lloyd offers some practical tips for helping you gain back that control: Five Ways to Get On Top of Your To-Do List

It’s always a good idea to keep your grammar refreshed, particularly for those who write for a career: 10 “Spring Cleaning’ AP Style Tips. 

When you’re a solopreneur, it can be hard to not only keep track of goals, but also to be accountable for meeting those goals. Consultant Abby M. Herman motivates us to find ways to achieve those goals: How to Hold Yourself Accountable for Gettin’ it Done.

This week’s ICYMI covers one of my favorite topics, using storytelling to sell, inform, and do just about anything for your company. Don’t miss 5 Storytelling Techniques to Give Business Communications Liftoff

Happy Reading!