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It only takes a few minutes with Outcome Health Co-Founder and President Shradha Agarwal to understand how hard work and passion can lead to success. more

Jul 5, 2017 9:00 AM Entreprenuers

On May 17, Chicago Innovation, the Women's Business Development Center (WBDC), and Attract, Retain, Advance (ARA) hosted "Celebrating Women in Innovation" to recognize the importance of women in the business world. more

Jun 13, 2017 12:00 PM Career

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The liftUPlift Ally Awards celebrate, connect, and inspire collaboration between the greatest champions of Women Power in Chicago and beyond. more

Jun 10, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

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Women working in the data analytics/business intelligence fields was the topic of discussion at the spring meeting of Chicago’s Tableau Users Group meeting, where more than 100 data experts gathered at DePaul University for a panel discussion. more

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 PM Career

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The liftUPlift Ally Awards celebrate, connect, and inspire collaboration between the greatest champions of Women Power in Chicago and beyond. more

May 30, 2017 9:00 AM Entreprenuers

Cayla Weisberg and Gerry Kahnseiler of InvestHER Ventures talk about how their company helps to provide female entrepreneurs with a non-threatening destination to seek business feedback and capital. more

May 24, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

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Dr. Lateefah Stanford talks about her experience in STEM as a research chemist supporting BP refining operations. more

May 11, 2017 10:00 AM Influencers

Nancy Harvey, Managing Director of the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Chicago, discusses how she got her start, the mission of the Center and tips for prospective entrepreneurs. more

May 4, 2017 12:00 PM Career 1 Comments

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When Rebecca Fyffe purchased Landmark Pest Management in 2012, she recognized an opportunity to take the business to a new level. more

May 4, 2017 10:00 AM Entreprenuers

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The construction industry has recently become an important part of the national conversation. For Rosemary Swierk, it’s been her line of work and passion for most of her career. more

May 3, 2017 12:00 PM Entreprenuers

As the business of insurance of all kinds continues to be a local and national talking point, Fatima Sifuentes, owner of Seguromex Insurance, is making strides in the field of auto insurance. more

May 2, 2017 3:01 PM Entreprenuers

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Dr. Angela Kent, visiting Scientist at the Shedd Aquarium Microbiome Lab, talks about her passion for genetics and microbiology and what the study of microbiomes tell us about the health of the environment. more

May 2, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

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Lisa Scott, founder of Scott Global Migration Law Group, a certified woman-owned immigration law office, has seen firsthand what it means to achieve the “American Dream” – both in law and in life. more

May 1, 2017 10:00 AM Entreprenuers 2 Comments

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Frustrated by search firm recruiters not calling you back after you've submitted your resume to them? Here are some tips to help. more

Feb 21, 2017 9:00 AM Resources

2016 is just weeks from over so with that in mind, here are a few tips from Lisa Frank on how to keep the positive momentum going into the new year. more

Dec 26, 2016 12:00 PM Resources

Kathleen Henson, The Mentor, shares her insights on learning from everything and everyone you encounter. It's all about the lessons you learn on your journey. more

Nov 4, 2016 9:00 AM Career

Thinking of starting your own business? Oak St. Social shares some very valuable lessons and tips—learned from experience—for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. Do you have what it takes? more

Oct 7, 2016 3:00 PM Career

Much of your personal brand is within your control. It is much more than your job title or job description. It is exhibiting how you are relevant and unique. What value do you “promise,” so to speak, to deliver to the organization? more

Oct 7, 2016 9:00 AM Career

If there’s a burning desire within you to choose a different career path, you should take steps toward making that happen. Ahead, three quick tips that can help you along the way. more

Sep 30, 2016 5:00 PM Career

There comes a time in many women’s lives when they have to make a choice about their career. Mine came in the spring of 2014 after welcoming my first child. more

Sep 25, 2016 9:00 AM Career

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