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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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  • 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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  • Maxine Salon has long been a stopping point for coif-conscious Chicagoans since it opened in 1986. Now, with a new open-concept, laboratory-style Color Bar, Maxine offers clients a veritable candy...

    Maxine’s Color Bar

    Maxine Salon has long been a stopping point for coif-conscious Chicagoans since it opened in 1986. Now, with a new open-concept, laboratory-style Color Bar, Maxine offers clients a veritable candy...

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  • I’m privileged to work for Ernst & Young (EY), an organization that is committed to building a better working world and is supportive of its employees who give back to...

    Growing Through Volunteerism

    I’m privileged to work for Ernst & Young (EY), an organization that is committed to building a better working world and is supportive of its employees who give back to...

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  • Dreams of being your own boss and doing something you love may inspire you to start your own company, but to be successful in the long term, you need to...

    Starting Your Company

    Dreams of being your own boss and doing something you love may inspire you to start your own company, but to be successful in the long term, you need to...

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  • In my piece on Rome, which appears in TCW’s February 2014 issue, you can follow my romantic journey through the Eternal City. To be honest, there could never be enough...

    To Rome With Love

    In my piece on Rome, which appears in TCW’s February 2014 issue, you can follow my romantic journey through the Eternal City. To be honest, there could never be enough...

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  • Growing a business can be difficult, time consuming and, at times, completely overwhelming – especially when quick growth is needed to meet client expectations and market opportunities. When we have...

    Successfully Leading Quick Growth

    Growing a business can be difficult, time consuming and, at times, completely overwhelming – especially when quick growth is needed to meet client expectations and market opportunities. When we have...

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  • Have you got the fever (to dance)? Christopher Walken might say the only prescription is more cowbell, but we say it’s the Chicago Flamenco Festival 2014. Kicking off on Valentine’s...

    ¡Flamenco!

    Have you got the fever (to dance)? Christopher Walken might say the only prescription is more cowbell, but we say it’s the Chicago Flamenco Festival 2014. Kicking off on Valentine’s...

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  • The best business advice I received was given to me almost 30 years ago. I was just out of law school and had the good fortune to be hired by...

    Just Say, “I Don’t Know”

    The best business advice I received was given to me almost 30 years ago. I was just out of law school and had the good fortune to be hired by...

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  • From airy doughnuts to fluffy, house-made marshmallows melting in cups of rich hot chocolate, Pastry Chef Mindy Segal has been turning sugar lovers’ dreams into a reality ever since she...

    Mindy Segal’s Sweet Retreat

    From airy doughnuts to fluffy, house-made marshmallows melting in cups of rich hot chocolate, Pastry Chef Mindy Segal has been turning sugar lovers’ dreams into a reality ever since she...

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