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The verdict's out: There is NO such things as balance when you're an entrepreneur. So with that, how do we best integrate the various components of what makes us whole? Mom and business owner, Johanna Grange, shares her perspective. Read more

Advice

In today’s booming tech industry and ever changing business landscape, the term “innovation” is a hot topic that continues to drive progress. 16 years ago, Poonam Gupta-Krishnan put her business savvy to the test and took an entrepreneurial risk, ope Read more

How She Did It

In celebration of Small Business Week, get inspired by these inspirational female business owners from Chicago. Read more

Network

Women-Owned businesses thrive from attaining certification through the Women's Business Development Center. Emilia DiMenco shares three easy tips to guide you through the process. Read more

Advice

For business owners, cash flow is a major concern. Emilia DiMenco, from the Women's Business Development Center, shares these tips to deal with cash flow issues before it is too late Read more

Advice

Thinking of starting your own business? Oak St. Social shares some very valuable lessons and tips—learned from experience—for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. Do you have what it takes? Read more

Advice

On Michigan Avenue, you may have seen the Nakamol storefront. Here is the women behind the store and thriving jewelry business with a worldly flair and entrepreneurial spirit. Read more

How She Did It

Meet Ashley Rossi, the Founder and CEO of OrgaNums, a locally-based baby food line that gives parents a healthier and tastier alternative for their tiny humans. Read more

How She Did It

A sign in the window of a bakery made Sweet Soirees owner Joellyn Tulipano-Huebner realize that leaving the world of banking behind was the key to professional satisfaction. Read more

How She Did It

A new year means new challenges for most business owners. Even if you finished 2015 strong, market conditions and other factors could quickly sidetrack your plans for growth. Fortunately, many of the challenges can be turned into opportunities. Read more

Advice

We spoke Luxe chocolatier Katrina Markoff about Wild Ophelia, chocolates that supports women-led businesses, and women that inspire her. Read more

How She Did It

Carolyn Pelissero and Sam Saifer joined forces to combine PR, media relations, and events for Boldface Co. While the dynamic duo may bring a different set of skills to the table, they are like-minded in how they take care of their clients. Read more

How She Did It