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Have you been an angel investor without even realizing it? Carolyn Leonard and Monika Black from DyMynd break down angel investing and why it is important for women to get in the game. more

Sep 19, 2017 12:00 PM , New + Noteworthy

Barbara Gaines, Founder and Artistic Director of The Chicago Shakespeare Theater, explains the role that the theater has played as the cultural lifeline of the city. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

The Museum of Contemporary Art's curator shares her perspective on how art and culture can move in tandem. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:00 AM Influencers

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Fall is just around the corner and that means it's shopping time! So what are the must-have shoe styles to covet this year? Here are a few of our favorites to inspire you! more

Sep 3, 2017 9:00 AM Style

Many times it takes a loved one to encourage another to take care of themselves or even just go to the doctor. Here is one woman's story of her husband's early prostate cancer diagnosis. more

Sep 1, 2017 1:00 PM Health

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By just being a Chicagoan, you have already contributed to climate change solutions. Karen Weigert, Senior Fellow, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, tells us how Chicago is leading the way on combating climate change. more

Sep 1, 2017 9:00 AM New + Noteworthy

Tattoo artist, David Allen, is impacting the lives of survivors of breast cancer by giving them the opportunity to take their bodies back. Women who have had mastectomies are turning to beautiful tattoos to cover the scars of the surgery. more

Sep 1, 2017 12:00 AM Style Makers

Chicago Woman celebrates the release of the September/October 2017 Art & Culture issue featuring Naomi Beckwith, fashion designers on the rise and women's health issues. The evening was hosted by Blue Plate Catering at Larkin Hall more

Aug 31, 2017 11:08 AM Social Life

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With summer winding down, it's time to get a head start on planning your fall wardrobe, including new beauty looks to work into your routine. Here, we have rounded up four of the hottest must-have eye palettes for the new season. more

Aug 24, 2017 11:00 AM Beauty

Ukrainian-born painter Anastasia Mak tells us more about her career, work process, and what being a woman artist means to her. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles

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Whether you need to stock up office supplies or go back-to-school shopping, here are six eco-friendly products that are perfect for any office, any time. more

Aug 9, 2017 2:00 PM Home

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Being a mother while holding a job can be exciting but challenging all at once. Finding the balance between being a good parent and being a great employee at work may seem tough, but these businesses are stepping in to support these working mothers. more

Aug 7, 2017 10:00 AM Family

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No plans yet for the weekend? No problem! Start by living the pampered life with a manicure and blowout, partake of a wine tasting and burn off the calories with some salsa dancing. more

Aug 3, 2017 10:00 AM Things To Do

For many of us, debt is a part of life—whether you have student loans, auto loans, a mortgage, or credit card debt, it’s time to take action. more

Jul 21, 2017 4:57 PM Money

Athleisure popped into the fashion scene a little over two years ago. Since then, it has completely transformed activewear, making it something you can wear even when you're not breaking a sweat! more

Jul 15, 2017 12:00 PM Style

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Whether you're outside on your patio or hanging out at the beach, take a little time this summer to check out these must-have reads for ambitious women—like you! more

Jun 25, 2017 9:00 AM Things To Do

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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 19, 2017 12:00 PM Influencers

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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 18, 2017 12:00 PM Entreprenuers

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After working in the digital space for a decade, India Lott started Gray Sole Media, a web design and SEO company. In addition to that, she speaks at seminars and workshops on topics of Tech and Digital Media. more

Jun 11, 2017 9:00 AM Entreprenuers

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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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