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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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  • 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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  • 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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