The Week of March 7

MONDAY MORNING COFFEE BREAK

Around Boston

Reserve your spot for Thursday's Ladies Lounge event on Financial Wellness. We'll hear from the founders of Society of Grownups and Happier App on career, entrepreneurship, and leading a fulfilling life. 

If you've been following JUGs for a while, you know we love books and book clubs. Did you know that the ICA has its own book club, ICA Reads? This month, the book is Men We Reaped. Read, and then head to the museum on March 20th or April 3rd for book discussions in the gallery.

The defense attorneys from 'Making a Murderer' are coming to town on April 16! Grab tickets now.

Around L.A.

This terrifying glass slide will hang 1,000FT about dtla.

"Revolutionary" crosswalks are coming to Santa Monica to help make the city more walkable. 

Black Sheep Bride, an amazing new wedding service that helps you give back, is hosting a pop-up at the West Elm Santa Monica

Career & Finance

In almost any career it is important to understand the fundamentals of storytelling. Skillshare has a new free class on using photos to tell your stories

Levo shares 5 ways to squash your public speaking nerves

Working at a small startup or getting ready to launch your idea into a business? Here are 5 pep talks every entrepreneur should keep in their back pocket. 

Health & Beauty

Congrats to 'Who's That Gal' alum, Gianne Doherty, on having her brand, Organic Bath Co. featured in The Improper Bostonian. Also featured in the article is our new fav urban getaway, Balans Spa.  

Gals living in Middlesex county should be super-diligent with filtering their water. The county is one of the places where PFOA (aka teflon) was found in drinking water supplies. ew. 

Style & Decor

Loved this post from Lenny Letter (Lena Dunham's blog) on being a socially responsible consumer.

On a similar note, our gal Prim and Propah brings Beginner Tips for Shopping Ethically (with Ethica)

Yasss it is almost time to put those white kicks back on. Yay spring!