What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading: March 20-24

Seasons, sales, happiness, moguls, intimidation, sales, signing bonus, and scams. Do you recall Spring being warmer than it ever actually is? Us too. What can you learn about sales from a fifteen year old? A lot. Did you celebrate...
March 24, 2017

What We’re Reading: March 13-17

Listings, fashion, life hacks, office temp, weather, technology, cookies, and the web. A regal home has entered the market at a bargain price for someone. Twitter, we agree with you. Hard pass. Do you have any tricks to raising...
March 17, 2017

What We’re Reading: March 6-10

Daylight Savings Time, libraries, irony, design, smart homes, packaging, scam alert, trends, art, and travel. Ugh, it’s that time of year again. We think Arizona is onto something, but since we can’t ignore it, here are ways to make...
March 10, 2017

What We’re Reading: Feb. 27 – March 3

Fakes, weather, gas, home buying, life expectancy, technology, human impact, and moguls. Ever wonder where Hollywood gets its props? This is it. We are headquartered in Chicago, and something has been different this winter. We use the word “winter”...
March 3, 2017

What We’re Reading: February 20-24

Alternative housing, UPS, Facebook Privacy, Lemon Cake, Dirty Cash, Monopoly, and the Oscars. We’ve heard of people living in “tiny houses”, but there are also some out there who’ve found alternative housing. Left-hand turns…  are they unsafe and wasteful? ...
February 24, 2017

What We’re Reading: February 13-17

The Future, history, marriage, nature, discounts, productivity, and little libraries. The robots are getting smarter. Sure, you can play an updated version of Simon, but you’ll look ridiculous. Please excuse our skepticism, but we’ll take a hard pass on...
February 17, 2017

What We’re Reading: February 6-10

Meteors, skydiving, perks, libraries, safety, Open Access, dictionaries, and productivity. You don’t see this every day! Pretty sure this would fulfill our dream of flying, though we doubt we’d be as graceful. According to Glassdoor, these are the 20...
February 10, 2017

What We’re Reading: Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

Deals, animals, health, Pac-Man, battery life, juniper trees, taxes, and snacks. Good news if you are buying a house this month! You lucked out! Nope. We’d have to move. We don’t want to tell anyone how to spend their...
February 3, 2017

What We’re Reading: January 23-27

Oscars, shortcomings, seafood, technology, taxes, weather, and images. The Academy of Arts and Sciences has released this year’s list of nominees! Which movie do you think tied with Titanic for most nominations? Let’s be honest, not all of Alexa’s...
January 27, 2017

What We’re Reading: January 16-20

Data, technology, yoga, Cubs, nature, listings, moving, travel, and amenities. What applications do you see for this beyond entertainment? Would you use the augmented reality feature now available on Realtor.com? One step forward, two steps back. We bet the...
January 20, 2017