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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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  • It’s not just a career perk for fast-track employees in traditional corporations anymore. Like most business practices, mentoring has continued to evolve with the changing workplace. The digital age has...

    New Rules of Mentoring

    It’s not just a career perk for fast-track employees in traditional corporations anymore. Like most business practices, mentoring has continued to evolve with the changing workplace. The digital age has...

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  • How you divorce will impact the rest of your life. America has reluctantly come to accept that not every marriage is made in heaven. Divorce has moved in our societal...

    Friendly vs. Fierce

    How you divorce will impact the rest of your life. America has reluctantly come to accept that not every marriage is made in heaven. Divorce has moved in our societal...

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  • Lisa Hartkopf, new mom and partner, advisory services, at Ernst & Young, on how she achieves a work-life balance. As told to Michelle Phelan. I’ve spent my entire career in...

    Work-Life Balance

    Lisa Hartkopf, new mom and partner, advisory services, at Ernst & Young, on how she achieves a work-life balance. As told to Michelle Phelan. I’ve spent my entire career in...

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  • As Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana gets ready for the annual “Smart Cookies Make a Difference” breakfast on September 12 CEO Maria Wynne was able to catch...

    Bites of Wisdom from Smart Cookies

    As Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana gets ready for the annual “Smart Cookies Make a Difference” breakfast on September 12 CEO Maria Wynne was able to catch...

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