Past Issues Archive

  • Board of Directors, The TechnoWise Group, Inc. Financial investors have an uncanny ability to analyze risk, a talent Brad Griffith honed in on long before moving to Chicago in 1978....

    Brad Griffith

    Board of Directors, The TechnoWise Group, Inc. Financial investors have an uncanny ability to analyze risk, a talent Brad Griffith honed in on long before moving to Chicago in 1978....

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  • The game-changer in D&I practices. Diversity. No, wait a minute. Is it inclusion? Maybe it’s diversity and inclusion? After 50 years of legislation and programs designed to persuade and encourage...

    Engagement

    The game-changer in D&I practices. Diversity. No, wait a minute. Is it inclusion? Maybe it’s diversity and inclusion? After 50 years of legislation and programs designed to persuade and encourage...

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  • Diversity and inclusion, particularly as it relates to women, is a hot topic and a passion of mine and at Boyden. For us, diversity hiring is not just a commitment...

    In Her Words

    Diversity and inclusion, particularly as it relates to women, is a hot topic and a passion of mine and at Boyden. For us, diversity hiring is not just a commitment...

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  • I tried step-down filters, chewed gum and got hypnotized. It was acupuncture that ultimately turned me into a non-smoker. Now, more than 20 years after puffing my last cigarette, just...

    On Being A Quitter & Loving It

    I tried step-down filters, chewed gum and got hypnotized. It was acupuncture that ultimately turned me into a non-smoker. Now, more than 20 years after puffing my last cigarette, just...

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  • A look at the challenges young women of color face in the workplace. When Sheryl Sandberg wrote Lean In, it was hailed as the beginning of a movement for women,...

    The Difficulties of Leaning In

    A look at the challenges young women of color face in the workplace. When Sheryl Sandberg wrote Lean In, it was hailed as the beginning of a movement for women,...

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  • Although female representation on corporate boards has increased, there’s still a long road ahead. Last year, women comprised 16.9 percent of members on boards of directors among the 50 largest...

    The Boardroom Boys Club

    Although female representation on corporate boards has increased, there’s still a long road ahead. Last year, women comprised 16.9 percent of members on boards of directors among the 50 largest...

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  • The designer’s fashionable style showcases feminine authority. Strong, durable, brilliant. These are just a few words the national media has used to describe Nina McLemore’s eponymous fashion label. The description...

    Nina McLemore

    The designer’s fashionable style showcases feminine authority. Strong, durable, brilliant. These are just a few words the national media has used to describe Nina McLemore’s eponymous fashion label. The description...

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  • Some brands have staying power, and Sassoon hair products have proven this to be true. For example, Sassoon’s Bi-Couture collection intersects glamour and avant-garde for a new and innovative hairstyle....

    Sassoon’s Bi-Couture

    Some brands have staying power, and Sassoon hair products have proven this to be true. For example, Sassoon’s Bi-Couture collection intersects glamour and avant-garde for a new and innovative hairstyle....

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  • Leap beyond your regular fitness routine. I left the workout satisfied, but my hands burned. I didn’t expect the soreness that kicked in full-throttle the next day. The workout was...

    Jamming with Chicago Parkour

    Leap beyond your regular fitness routine. I left the workout satisfied, but my hands burned. I didn’t expect the soreness that kicked in full-throttle the next day. The workout was...

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  • Have a love/hate relationship with the sun? It’s essential for Vitamin D, but too much exposure to harmful UV rays can be dangerous. Carolyn Jacob, MD, a dermatologist at Chicago...

    Your Sunny Frenemy

    Have a love/hate relationship with the sun? It’s essential for Vitamin D, but too much exposure to harmful UV rays can be dangerous. Carolyn Jacob, MD, a dermatologist at Chicago...

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