Jobs/Money Archive

  • CFO, Mesirow Financial While the holidays are a festive time, they’re also a time for stepping up where there is unmet need. And Chicagoans tend to rise to the occasion....

    In Her Words Dec. 2013: Kristie Paskvan

    CFO, Mesirow Financial While the holidays are a festive time, they’re also a time for stepping up where there is unmet need. And Chicagoans tend to rise to the occasion....

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  • Women entrepreneurs in Chicago’s tech community can take us to the next level. Steve Jobs was renowned for relentlessly pursuing his vision until it was realized as something truly transformational....

    Finding ‘Stephanie’ Jobs

    Women entrepreneurs in Chicago’s tech community can take us to the next level. Steve Jobs was renowned for relentlessly pursuing his vision until it was realized as something truly transformational....

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  • Liz Kulin is founder of PiecesofThere.com, a Chicago-based e-commerce site that sells unique care packages. TCW sits down with Ms. Kulin to get the scoop on the company and learn...

    Pieces of There

    Liz Kulin is founder of PiecesofThere.com, a Chicago-based e-commerce site that sells unique care packages. TCW sits down with Ms. Kulin to get the scoop on the company and learn...

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  • She hasn’t watched TV in 15 years – maybe that’s one clue on how she’s perfected her work-life balance. As CEO of The Conservation Center – one of the nation’s...

    Heather Becker

    She hasn’t watched TV in 15 years – maybe that’s one clue on how she’s perfected her work-life balance. As CEO of The Conservation Center – one of the nation’s...

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  • Putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising. Stephanie Lieber’s day job at the Chicago Children’s Museum on Navy Pier is vice president of individual giving. Recently celebrating a decade-long career at the...

    Stephanie Lieber

    Putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising. Stephanie Lieber’s day job at the Chicago Children’s Museum on Navy Pier is vice president of individual giving. Recently celebrating a decade-long career at the...

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  • Why marketing to women requires more than simply ‘making it pink.’ With women controlling more than half of the country’s percentage of wealth, we’re arguably the most powerful consumers. Why,...

    Pink is not a Strategy

    Why marketing to women requires more than simply ‘making it pink.’ With women controlling more than half of the country’s percentage of wealth, we’re arguably the most powerful consumers. Why,...

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  • I often speak with women in business about what it takes to be successful. What’s in the secret sauce? There is much discussion around women leaders and what happens behind...

    Do What Works For You

    I often speak with women in business about what it takes to be successful. What’s in the secret sauce? There is much discussion around women leaders and what happens behind...

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  • Reflections on a Bunny Tale She’s everywhere. Attend any area social function and there’s Candace Jordan, easily recognizable and known by everyone who’s anyone. There’s no doubt you’ve heard about...

    Candace Jordan

    Reflections on a Bunny Tale She’s everywhere. Attend any area social function and there’s Candace Jordan, easily recognizable and known by everyone who’s anyone. There’s no doubt you’ve heard about...

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  • There was a time when the phrase ‘gadgets for women’ meant bright-colored – preferably pink – versions of the same masculine phones and tablets. However, recent studies suggest that women...

    Top 5 Tech Products for Women

    There was a time when the phrase ‘gadgets for women’ meant bright-colored – preferably pink – versions of the same masculine phones and tablets. However, recent studies suggest that women...

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  • I’m an optimist who would rather see the glass half full as opposed to half empty. So it was doubly disheartening to hear the latest report from news anchors detailing...

    From Hopelessness to Hope

    I’m an optimist who would rather see the glass half full as opposed to half empty. So it was doubly disheartening to hear the latest report from news anchors detailing...

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