Interviews Archive

  • A class in which you balance on an unstable wooden board while doing yoga poses…sounds interesting. On my way to my first Indo Yoga class I began to rethink what...

    All Aboard Indo Yoga

    A class in which you balance on an unstable wooden board while doing yoga poses…sounds interesting. On my way to my first Indo Yoga class I began to rethink what...

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  • I can’t remember a time I didn’t want to be a mother. I also can’t remember ever thinking I’d do it as a single woman. I always assumed it would...

    The Journey to Motherhood

    I can’t remember a time I didn’t want to be a mother. I also can’t remember ever thinking I’d do it as a single woman. I always assumed it would...

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  • Since Sex and the City debuted in 1998, women everywhere have imagined what it might be like to talk martinis and Manolos with Carrie Bradshaw. On Friday, March 7, the...

    When Carrie met Carrie

    Since Sex and the City debuted in 1998, women everywhere have imagined what it might be like to talk martinis and Manolos with Carrie Bradshaw. On Friday, March 7, the...

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  • Sarah Burke, board member of Special Children’s Charities, Special Olympics Chicago, continues her mother’s legacy by bringing attention to a cause close to her family’s heart. As a young girl,...

    Growing up Burke

    Sarah Burke, board member of Special Children’s Charities, Special Olympics Chicago, continues her mother’s legacy by bringing attention to a cause close to her family’s heart. As a young girl,...

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  • Throughout my career at BMO Harris and in my current role as president/CEO of the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), I’ve seen many women start a business while working full-time....

    Start a Startup on the Side

    Throughout my career at BMO Harris and in my current role as president/CEO of the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), I’ve seen many women start a business while working full-time....

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  • Managing Partner, KPMG This is something you don’t normally hear from an accounting executive: “I always wanted to learn acoustic guitar,” says Patrick Canning, managing partner at the Chicago office...

    Patrick Canning

    Managing Partner, KPMG This is something you don’t normally hear from an accounting executive: “I always wanted to learn acoustic guitar,” says Patrick Canning, managing partner at the Chicago office...

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  • With over 90 years of candy-making experience, business is still booming for Morkes Chocolates. The third-generation, family-owned business has specialized in handmade confections since 1920, making everything from scratch with...

    Morkes Chocolates

    With over 90 years of candy-making experience, business is still booming for Morkes Chocolates. The third-generation, family-owned business has specialized in handmade confections since 1920, making everything from scratch with...

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  • Two brothers and a high school buddy disrupt the system that leaves out the little guys. A long-lasting friendship that started at New Trier Township High School in Northfield about...

    Winestyr.com

    Two brothers and a high school buddy disrupt the system that leaves out the little guys. A long-lasting friendship that started at New Trier Township High School in Northfield about...

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  • Nail art has leapt off the catwalks and hit the sidewalks. Regardless of age, income or profession, some women have embraced nail art as a form of self-expression, with designs...

    Manicure Mania

    Nail art has leapt off the catwalks and hit the sidewalks. Regardless of age, income or profession, some women have embraced nail art as a form of self-expression, with designs...

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  • The Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards honors the executive producer of TV’s hugely popular show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Carol Mendelsohn’s résumé reads like a true Hollywood success story:...

    Carol Mendelsohn

    The Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards honors the executive producer of TV’s hugely popular show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Carol Mendelsohn’s résumé reads like a true Hollywood success story:...

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