Monday in the Know: October 6

monday_10_6Happy Monday! In the mood to start your week off on the right foot? Read on for our hand-picked reads that should be on your radar for the start of the new week.

• Three Simple Steps to Create Your Personal Brand - We hear it all the time – creating your personal brand is key to professional success. Luckily, our friends at Career Contessa are bringing us helpful tips to hop on the fast track to honing and owning your personal brand in no time!

• When to Toss Your Makeup – It's understandably hard to part with a great lipgloss or eye shadow, but this helpful article from The Everygirl is worth reading! We're cleaning up our makeup bag for fall, and you should, too.

• The Glitter Guide: Apple Cider Martini - Yes, we love a good martini. And cider? Count us in! We're clearly excited over this perfect pairing of the two – how perfect for fall? Thanks for the excellent recipe, The Glitter Guide!

• Plugged In: The Best New Sites and Apps to Know - There's nothing like hopping on a new, helpful app. This great guide from Rue Magazine fills us in on what you should be downloading and visiting on mobile as of late. Happy scrolling!

What are you reading this week? Share your picks with us by tweeting @HeyWorkingGirl