LEAD, a leadership and entrepreneurial comprehensive training program for Latina business owners, will be delivered in English and focus on four areas: strategic business planning, leadership, volunteerism and mentoring. more

Things To Do

This August, Rae Luskin, author of The Creative Activist, will be hosting The Creative Activist Virtual Summit to provide practical tools and inspiration to leaders looking for change within their community. more

Things To Do

The backdrop of April as “Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Month” was the perfect setting for Fifth Third Bank’s 6th Annual Community Leaders Program, honoring outstanding leaders from across the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana regions. more

Social Life

The playground isn't that much different than the office—the archetypes are the same. Just as children grow and develop, so can adults in their professional lives. Great leaders were not born great. Like everything else in life, it takes hard work. more

Work + Money

Jackie Taylor, Founder/Executive Director of Black Ensemble Theater, has created a strong arts institution committed to eradicating racism featuring outstanding original productions and exceptional educational outreach programs. more



Nancy Wright, CEO of The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana

The modern Girl Scout has evolved beyond camping and cookies. Nancy Wright, CEO of The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana shares how today's Brownies and Junior Scouts are learning how to build robots and being mentored by top CEOs. more


The ever-elusive live/work/family balance is a challenge for most women. Few have mastered it. Kathleen Henson has some wise words on debunking the idea of balance altogether. more


Stereotypes and biases are often obstacles for women of color in the workplace, widening the gender leadership gap that already exists. more


A new book explores the obstacles women face on the road to corporate leadership and how they can overcome them while being true to themselves and be an asset to their employers. more


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