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The Brief: Be Very Careful About Who You Sit Next To at Work

Be Careful Where You Sit

It turns out where you sit in your office really matters and it has nothing to do with natural sunlight. Cornerstone OnDemand released a report looking at over 2,000 employees and found that  who an employee sits next to impacts their performance. In fact, making the right seating changes can generate up to 13% gain in productivity and a 17% gain in effectiveness. For an organization of 2,000 workers, strategic seating planning could add an estimated $1 million per annum to profit. For employees who are “low performers,” the report found that their performance improves when they sit next to a strong performer because a good employee’s performance will “spillover” to affect those around them. And it improves quickly! The Spillover effects occur almost immediately, but then it can vanish within two months of exposure.  Read the full study here. (RELATED: 5 Genius Ways To Organize Your Desk)

The Happiest Hour

Heading to Happy Hour tonight? Or every night this week? It may be because you live in Washington D.C. According to a new analysis of CDC data by detox.net, our nation’s capital is the top place of drinking. After all, they are dealing with a lot. Vermont came in second because apparently eating Ben & Jerry’s and looking at the foliage just isn’t fun on its own anymore (plus the state has the largest number of craft breweries.) Rhode Island, Wisconsin, and Minnesota followed the top two. “Social norms and culture plays a huge part,” Ali Mokdad, a professor of global health at the University of Washington, told Newsweek. “Folks tend to drink more if they are in an environment where it is a norm to go out for a drink after work for example. Moreover, the network of friends someone has may influence behavior.” Other influencing factors include the number of bars, price of alcohol, drinking rules and the proximity of bars to each other. Utah had the lowest numbers of drinkers by state. (RELATED: What Successful People Talk About at Happy Hour)

 

Get Out the Tissues

There are those movies that you know will make you cry and one of the most famous ones is Beaches. If you haven’t seen it then stop what you are doing immediately and watch it because it will change your life (but leave work because the mascara is going to be running down your face.) It is a tale of best friends, crappy New York apartments, weird Broadway musicals, terrible 80s and early 90s outfits, bad husbands and ultimately feminism….on a beach. Nothing compares to that blow out fight they have at the Bloomingdales makeup counter (we’ve all been there.) It may even top the Shelby juice scene in Steel Magnolias.  Oh plus it possibly has the greatest friendship ballad song ever,  “The Wind Beneath My Wings.” Seriously if you listen to that and “I Will Always Love You” you are in for the night due to a condition of feeling too many feels. Now Beaches is a classic and nothing can beat the original combination of Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey starring with the recently passed Garry Marshall directing. However, a remake is in the works and it sounds pretty enticing because of two words: Idina Menzel. That’s right. The Lifetime produced remake will star Ms. Let It Go herself as CC (Bette’s role.) So not only will you be a crying mess, but you will also be walking around singing that damn song. It is the perfect way to show up to your next Tinder date. (RELATED: Is Crying at Work Ever Okay?)

Levo Loves…

Jackie Kennedy who would have turned 87 years old today. “The only routine with me is no routine at all.” Read about why we admire her here.

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6 Reasons We Will Always Admire Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Once you can express yourself, you can tell the world what you want from it. . . All the changes in the world, for good or evil, were first brought about by words.
― Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Today would have been Jackie Kennedy’s 88th birthday. There’s so much we learned from this remarkable woman and her amazing life that it’s hard to even know where to begin in recognizing her for all of her accomplishments. Kennedy was best known for being a student, editor, brave wife, mother, cultural guru, and style icon (if you have never tried to dress like Jackie Kennedy, then we clearly have different taste).

“When a woman is glamorous, it often stops there. With Jackie, it stopped with her big sunglasses and jet-setting image. But there were a lot of brains under that pillbox hat,” said Tina Santi Flaherty, author of What Jackie Taught Us: Lessons From the Remarkable Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. “Jackie laid out a remarkable road map for achievement. And if any one of us were to follow some of the things that she did, we could undoubtedly improve our own lives.” While the list of things we admire about the former First Lady could go on and on forever, here are few that all of us can strive to live out in our own day to day lives.

She Wanted to Enrich Everyone’s Lives

Jackie was a fan of anything cultural. “Before Jackie, America wasn’t thought of as particularly sophisticated in literature, or poetry, or music, or art. We had it all along. We just had no one to showcase it. But Jackie did those magical White House evenings that let the world know America didn’t have to take second place to anyone,” Flaherty said. According to The Miller Center, Jackie was also supportive of a variety of associations, such as the American Association of Maternal and Infant Health, the American Cancer Society, and the Girl Scouts.

She Knew How to Make People Feel Important

According to Flaherty, Jackie was also an expert at something called the “lighthouse look.” “Jackie perfected the lighthouse look,” Faherty said. “She had the ability to not only lock eyes with you, she also had the ability to lock into your mind.”

She Was an Avid Reader

Her love of reading led her to become an editor, and she also spearheaded a campaign to boost the offerings of the White House Library when during her time as First Lady. She wanted the library to possess the most important pieces of American literature and history, so she asked a committee of scholars to choose 1500 significant works to ensure that the library had the most well-rounded collection possible. Then she gave all Americans access by making the list public.

Her Style

Jackie Kennedy Onassis was a style icon. Enough said. However, for her it was always about more than just looking good. It was truly the love and respect of fashion as an art. “Most Americans had a sort of knee-jerk reaction, fashion was elitist, decadent,” Valerie Steele, fashion historian and director and chief curator of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, told ABC News. “What she did was give a totally positive spin to fashion.”

She Launched a Career in Her 40s

Following the death of her husband Aristotle Onassis in 1975, she became an editor, first at Viking Press, then at Doubleday. The Vassar-educated, avid reader enjoyed being an editor. Some were slightly confused as to why this very rich woman wanted to work a 9-to-5 job, but Onassis continued to do it despite questioning. She once said, “If you produce one book, you will have done something wonderful in your life.” By the time of her death in 1994, Jackie had helped edit nearly 100 books. Biographer David Stenn wrote, “Jackie Onassis cultivated authors, not subjects. She nurtured, and thought long-haul.”

She Wrote Great Letters

Though there was no email back then, Jackie should still be commended for perfecting the art of letter writing. She wrote beautiful thank-you notes, but also letters that moved people to action. According to Inkhouse.net, in 1987, in her campaign to block developer Mort Zuckerman from building an obstructive building in Columbus Circle in New York, she beautifully wrote, “They’re stealing our sky!”

Out of all of Jackie Kennedy’s contributions to society, which one has impacted you the most? Let us know in comments! Then ask Levo mentor Kate White how Jackie has influenced her life and career. 

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Women at work: Aisha Muharrar, Co-Executive Producer

Ever wonder what it’s like to walk a day in someone else’s shoes (or spend a day in someone else’s job, as the case may be)? Us too! In our “Women at work” series, we’re talking to some of the most accomplished women we know about how they got to where they are in their careers, what advice they’d give their younger selves, and any tips & tricks they’ve picked up along the way.

Name: Aisha Muharrar
Age: 32
Job title: Co-Executive Producer at NBC’s Good Place; previously writer at Parks & Recreation (2009 – 2015)
College major: English

What does your typical work day look like?
Get to work around 9:30. We gather as a group to debrief and download, then we move on to the task of the day. Sometimes that’s brainstorming (or breaking) a new story. Other times it’s revising a script before we shoot. If I’m the writer responsible for a specific episode, I might be in my office writing.

How did you get into TV writing in the first place?
I always wanted to be a writer. I wrote a book as a teenager. Then senior year of college, I took a screenwriting class. It was fun, so I went with it!

TV writing tends to be a pretty male-dominated industry, right? Have you had any female mentors?
Sure, yes, though I don’t think of them as mentors per se. Maybe because “mentors” sounds very business-like. Emily Kapnek, Emily Spivey, and Chelsea Peretti were all writers on Parks & Recreation with me at some point and showed me that you can do this job and still be yourself.

Sometimes, there’s an idea that there is a certain way of being a comedy writer. A disheveled man-boy — you know the type. Also, Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones. They’re actresses, but they’re both writers and producers. Any time I’ve asked for their help, they’ve come back with the most perfect feedback. Just observing them is a great class on how to be creative and efficient.

Who are your favorite female writers (TV or otherwise!)?
Shonda Rhimes, Amy Sherman-Palladino, Lorrie Moore, Jennifer Egan, ZZ Packer, Andrea Lee, Adelle Waldman, Jane Austen obviously… I just discovered the works of Liane Moriarty and I love her! There are too many to name. That’s a good thing. The male list would have been much easier and shorter to compile. Teasing. Kind of.

What advice would you give to women looking to break into TV writing or comedy in general? How do you get experience? Get noticed?
Find ways to make yourself laugh. And then share that. That’s very basic advice, but I find that more specific advice really depends on the individual. If you start by writing and creating something you love, that will keep you going if/when you face rejection or criticism.

What’s something you know now that you’d tell your 25-year-old self about navigating your career? In general?
Oh boy, so many things! But actually, maybe I’d tell her not to listen to a 32-year-old me. That old lady doesn’t know your life! Keep doing what feels right to you.

What’s the best part of your job?
Making people laugh. Surprisingly, that is way more fun than writing down character motivations and crafting plot.

Parks & Rec character you most closely identify with?
Leslie Knope!

Rejected P&R storyline you would have LOVED to see make it onto the show?
We wanted a character to get stuck in a hot air balloon as it’s taking off and yell out, “Find me!”

What was your most recent Netflix binge?
Not on Netflix, but I’m currently watching The Night Manager.

What TV shows are you into right now?
The Americans. The Americans is the best show. Everyone should be watching it. Keri Russell truly is a national treasure.

Who would star in the TV show about your life?
Hmmm. I wrote a play for Jerrika Hinton last year. She’s incredibly talented and can do both comedy and drama. We don’t look alike, but I’d still go with her.

Photo: Getty Images

Brief-Article-Wednesday

The Brief: This is Why You Should Always Do Your Job Interviews in Person

You’ve Got To Face It

This new study will definitely motivate you to do your next interview in person. Even though we live in this ever-connected world where you could literally run a Fortune 500 company from your couch, person to person interactions still beat everything else it turns out. A new meta-analysis in the journal Personnel Assessment and Decisions finds that it really is better to interview for a job in person rather than over the phone. Psychologists from George Washington University, looked at 12 studies of professional interviews both conducted in person and on the phone.  The ones that always seemed to win out and make better impressions were those IRL interviews. Interestingly, video interviews fared even worse than the phone because of bad picture quality, delays and that thing where everyone just ends up staring at themselves the whole time. The lessons is if you can get there in person, definitely do and if you can’t, then know you are at a disadvantage. (Related: What To Say When the Interviewer Asks, ‘Why Should We Hire You?’)

Really? Wait, Really?

It seems we just can’t let cows do their jobs and make us milk anymore. We have to turn to other animals and fruit and now—brace yourselves—cockroaches. Why?! I already have nightmares about these things and now I’m supposed to drink their milk because it’s all trendy and will make me healthier? I’ll take Gwyneth Paltrow’s soy dandelion tofu over this any day. So the deal is one species of cockroach gives birth to live young, which it then nourishes with  milky substance made from protein crystals in its gut. And apparently this substance will make your life better in every way because it has protein, essential amino acids, carbohydrates, and lipids and can make rainbows (just kidding about that part.) Why isn’t anyone else worried about some sort of The Fly/Kafka-esque Metamorphisis situation happening? Why must I always be the one to think of these things?! (Related: 4 Life Hacks for People Who Spill Coffee on Everything)

The Rest is Still Unwritten

Huge day for television if you have been watching television for the last 10 years. The premiere date for the Gilmore Girls Netflix series has been announced (November 25, perfect for curing that turkey hangover) and the first promo for The Hills reunion special,  The Hills: That Was Then, This Is Now, was released. It premieres Aug.2, so perfect for your Tuesday night “It’s Tuesday so I’m drinking wine” hangover. Two very different shows, but so many crazy, fascinating women. On Gilmore Girls they talked so fast and on The Hills sometimes they just didn’t talk at all, but gave meaningful stares (seriously, there were entire scenes like that) while sitting on white furniture. We can’t wait to see what the Gilmore Girls have been up to and if they approve of the Pumpkin Spice Latte and if they play Pokemon Go or not and we kind of know what The Hills cast have been up to, but we would like to see all the secrets revealed. (Related: 10 Life Lessons from Gilmore Girls)

Levo Loves…

Maya Rudolph who turns 47 today. We love this funny lady! Especially when she pretends to be Oprah and Anna Wintour. 

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Bethany Hamilton’s Best Career Advice? “Make Smart Financial Decisions, Surf a Lot, and Surf Some More!”

At only the age of 26, Bethany Hamilton seems to already have a world of experience under her belt. After all, she was only 13 when she lost her left arm to a 14-foot-tiger shark. It looked like her impressive surfing career would be abruptly halted, but boy was the world wrong. Only one month after the attack, Hamilton returned to the water and within 2 years had won her first National title. Her amazing story became a New York Times best selling autobiography and the film Soul Surfer starring Annasophia Robb and Helen Hunt.

In addition to her surfing career, Hamilton started her own foundation, Friends of Bethany, which reaches out to amputees and youth. She also is constantly promoting the benefits of a healthy, exercise-happy lifestyle and has even written a book about it, Body and Soul. She is also a part of the 2017 film Surfs Like a Girl which will showcase her as one of the best women surfers in the world, is set to release in Spring 2017. And on top of all that she is a devoted wife and mother. Earlier this year Bethany and Damon Braces debuted the free Bethany Hamilton Damon™ Smile Emoji keyboard and held an emoji contest for the soon to be expanded keyboard earlier this month. Levo.com got to catch up with this amazing woman and pick her brain about her extraordinary career and of course the power of her smile.

“I like to say I have been “Emojified!” I think that the power of a smile can really have a positive impact on your self-esteem and overall health. I received Damon Braces treatmentwhen I was 14, and it did wonders for my confidence during those odd teenage years. The emoji keyboard that Damon Braces and I teamed up to create gives teenagers, and really people of all ages, the opportunity to embrace their smiles and spread the positivity with their friends. It’s fun to be a part of. Any chance I have to impact someone’s life in a positive way is awesome!”

As for what she tell her 22 year old self when it came to her career she says it is all about pursuing your passion. “I’d say keep doing what you love. So many great things have happened in the last five years –from getting married to starting a family, and it’s all been so amazing. Make smart financial decisions, surf a lot, and surf some more!”

When she does face challenges in her career she says the support system of her close-knit family is absolutely vital. “My parents and siblings all live close by and my husband Adam is so supportive of anything I do. It’s awesome to have people that love and understand me, who will be there for me when things don’t go so smoothly. I think another important thing is to have a positive outlook. I’ve learned to look for things to be grateful for when I’m feeling down.”

Of course, it can be easy to be positive when you get to spend your day in the ocean. “I get to do what I love every day. Having your office be the ocean is pretty amazing, and other than being with my family there’s no place I’d rather be. Getting to travel and see different parts of the world is incredible too.”

Photo: Joe Scarnici/WireImage

 

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How to Make It Big On YouTube

Remember when our nightly entertainment relied on the cable TV schedule? And to become a star, you had to hire an agent, be an extra on a million sets and work your way up? Those days are pretty much gone. Now, anyone with a great personality and decent equipment can make their own content and reach millions. YouTube has become the place to go for everything from festival makeup tutorials to easy workouts you can do at home and, of course, vloggers whose lives you’ll be totally jealous of. But what does it take to actually get to that point? Digital Intelligence company NetImperative wants to let you in on the secret.

The company put together an infographic that outlines everything from branding to equipment and content that you’ll need to get started on a successful YouTube channel. For instance, they say, a great way to build your community is to collaborate with other YouTubers. “This is a great way to build your fan base,” they say, “especially if you collaborate with someone who has a lot more subscribers than you. It builds a fun and healthy environment that more people can relate to.”

And, if you do nothing else, be consistent. “If you go weeks without uploading anything, the chances of you losing subscribers are very high,” NetImperative says. “Fans appreciate loyalty and dedication, so make sure you set aside a day of the week for uploading videos, and let your viewers know about it.” Scroll on for the full infographic below.yt-industry

 

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Brief-Article-Tuesday

The Brief: This Will Completely Change Your Breakfast Game

Let’s Keep Dreaming

Still upset you didn’t end up becoming a cowgirl, a princess or Beyonce when you grew up? Well, you aren’t alone. Trade Schools, Colleges and Universities surveyed more than 2,000 working adults to find out what they wanted to be when they were kids and if it actually came true, and how happy they are in their current positions. About 78 percent of people say they didn’t end up with their childhood dream job (then we would have a lot more Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and sheriffs walking around.) This means that 22 percent did end up with their childhood dream job and those people are pretty darn happy about it. However, if you didn’t end up becoming a fairy princess or astronaut, you could still be happy with the job you have now. Of those surveyed who didn’t end up in their childhood dream job, about 70 percent say they are satisfied at work.

Repeat Performance

Well Aly Raisman is having a good week. The Olympic gymnast will be the captain of the 2016 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team for the second Summer Olympic Games in a row. She will be leading the powerhouse team of Gabby Douglas, Simone Biles, Madison Kocian, and Laurie Hernandez. Raisman won gold medals in the team and floor competitions, as well as a bronze medal on the balance beam in 2012 thus making her the most decorated American gymnast at the London Games. As for the men, Chris Brooks will lead the men’s team for his Olympic debut. Raisman, 22, and Brooks, 29, are both the oldest members on their teams. Captains are chosen by a vote by each five-athlete squad.

Yummy in the Tummy

This is a breakfast game changer. Cronuts? More like forgetmenuts (that almost worked.) The Union Fare café in New York has now created the amazing red velvet croissant for your dining pleasure. Pastry chef Thiago Silva is the miracle worker who also gave the world cinnamon bun-stuffed doughnuts, oreo-topped and Oreo-butter-filled cookies n’ cream croissants, and peanut-topped and jelly-filled PB&J croissants, has now given us this so we have another reason to get up early and go stand in line for something that has to do with a croissant. This one is drizzled with red syrup and then topped with red velvet cake crumbs. Would you like some red velvet with your red velvet? And in more good food news, the newest peanut M&M flavor is Coffee Nut and they wlll hit the shelves in August. So your coffee addiction may decrease but you will be eating a lot more M&Ms. For a really sugar-filled morning you could eat the red velvet croissant with a cup of coffee with the M&M’s in it. You’ll get so much work done….for about 10 minutes.

Levo Loves…

Sandra Bullock who turns 52 today! We love this quote from the Oscar winner: “The rule is you have to dance a little bit in the morning before you leave the house because it changes the way you walk out in the world.”

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5 Signs You’re Not Playing the Political Game at Work

5 Signs You’re Not Playing the Political Game at Work

Succeeding in today’s workplace requires that you be a “team player.” In other words, game on. The ability to negotiate, influence, engage, convince and persuade effectively to get things done is the essence of political skill — not backstabbing or manipulation, research reveals.

High levels of political skill neutralizes workplace stressors and enhances performance, reputation, success and career progression, according to Gerald Ferris, Professor of Management and Psychology at Florida State University.

But how do you know if you’ve got game? Interviews with 30 senior executives reveal five signs that you don’t.

You’re not politically aware
To engage effectively in office politics, you have to understand interpersonal dynamics and power plays at work. This includes being aware of others interactions and how your behavior is viewed.

A lack of political awareness is sometimes perceived as poor judgment. This alone can limit career advancement. For managers, the inability to see the cliques or factions within the workplace restricts their effectiveness. A key part of a leader’s role is bringing others along with them in a process and managing internal stakeholders.

You’re only focused on getting the job done
Do you care about what is achieved rather than how it is achieved? Being overly focused on results and outcomes at the expense of others is a sign of poor political skill.

The need for achievement can isolate people because they tend to focus on their individual contribution to tasks instead of engaging with others to collectively achieve outcomes.

Managers describe these individuals as “task focused” or “technical experts” — but unlikely to succeed in leadership roles in spite of their performance.

You try to make yourself look good
People can see spotlight-stealing plain as day — and it leads to low levels of trust. Workplace politics must appear authentic rather than coercive, according to Ferris, or people feel that you’re trying to “play them.” Being authentic means shifting from trying to make yourself look good to trying to make others look good.

Having political skill means your interactions are believable because you actually are what you claim to be.

You’re excluded from office politics
Politics at work does not occur in a vacuum, but rather through interactions with others. We have all seen or experienced not being part of an “in crowd” or the boss’ favorite. If you accept social exclusion at the office, you’re likely to become apathetic about your work.

Choosing not to engage in office politics leads to further isolation. It also makes it more difficult to try and have any sort of influence down the road.

You’re too concerned with being liked  
Being likable, sociable and easy to work with does not always result in a strong performance. It doesn’t mean you know how to leverage your strengths to sell an idea or push an agenda. When being liked becomes the primary objective, it often leads to getting outmaneuvered at work.

Understanding the five types of poor political skills is the key to strengthening your power at work. Establishing self-awareness and influencing tactics is largely a game of trial and error. But knowing what not to do can give you a leading edge.

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Meet Ciiru: An Inspiring Entrepreneur from Nairobi

Every child deserves to have a wonderful childhood full of wonder and fun no matter where in the world they live. Ciiru, of Nairobi Kenya, recognized this when she came up with the idea for FunKidz Limited, a company that produces children’s furniture, accessories and educational learning tools inspired by African stories specifically targeted for children of her country. A mother herself, when she would read books to her children she found that many of the fantasies and toys were more relatable to children of the West and she wanted to change that narrative. “What if I create a brand from Kenya that speaks to those things, but also speaks to the beautiful things about Kenya?” she tells Tiffany Dufu, Chief Leadership Officer at Levo, in a new video series sponsored by Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women initiative and Levo.com. “I just thought children’s products would be a huge connector for families around the world.”

Watch the rest of the video below to hear more about Ciiru and her journey.

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The Brief: Female Entrepreneurs Need Half the Money Men Do To Start a Company

Femme Fatales

Yes the costumes are cool and so is seeing all the celebrities, but this year’s Comic-Con really belonged to the ladies. First of all, the trailer for Wonder Woman was released. You have never seen a superhero quite like this before (played by the absolutely Amazonian Gal Gadot) and Chris Pine is the damsel in distress (kind of)! Watch it here. But perhaps the biggest news of the weekend was revealed on Saturday. Brie Larson, the 26-year-old actress, who won the Oscar for Best Actress this year for her performance in Room, will take on the role of Captain Marvel in Marvel Studio’s first female-led superhero film, set to come out on March 8, 2019. During a panel at the festival, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige said “Captain Marvel has gone by many names in the comics, has had many people who’ve inhabited that costume and used that power base. I want to make it very clear: This hero’s name is Carol Danvers.” Read more about it here.

Thrifty Thinkers

Well, this is good news in a way. According to a new survey reported by Bloomberg, female entrepreneurs reported needing half as much money as men when starting businesses. This is good as they usually get about half of what men do. The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, asked 5,944 people between the ages of 18 and 74 living in the U.S. about their entrepreneurial habits and found that the average woman who had recently launched a business said she did it  with only $10,000. This is in contrast to men (12.1 percent) who, according to The Census report, said they needed at least $50,000 to launch their companies. However, women are nearly twice as likely as men to rely on family members to fund their new businesses, according to the entrepreneurship survey. Women also tend to start consumer-focused businesses, like retail, which are easier to start on a smaller budget. The study also found that women tend to start businesses a little later in life (between 35 and 44-years-old) while men tend to hit their entrepreneurial peak between 25 and 34.

Rule Breakers

Get ready for some purple hair with your frappucino. Starbucks is getting a bit looser with their employee dress codes. Sbux employees can break free of their black, white and khaki constraints and get into really fun colors like navy, gray and brown (did Captain Von Trapp come up with this color scheme?) Jeans in darker washes and hues are also allowed. Whoa! Getting crazy here. Plus, now employees can also have unnatural hair colors so you may see some rainbow hair along with your rainbow drinks. Starbucks is also allowing employees to wear a fedora, bowler, and plain baseball caps, if they are in adherence with the new color range. But don’t worry, those good old green aprons are here to stay. As is your name being spelled completely wrong. Literally in ways you didn’t think were possible.

Levo Loves…

Jennifer Lopez, who turned 47 yesterday! But you would never know it! Look at that woman’s abs! But she truly is an inspiration and a powerhouse. “You get what you give. What you put into things is what you get out of them.”-JLo

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