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Brand growth happens when your audience is aligned, connected, and advocates for your business. It starts with a clear strategy shaped from your audience’s needs and behaviors. Learn how in three steps. Read more

Advice

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

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Corporate roles have gotten a bad rap recently. Yet corporate culture can be incredible! If you're looking for the hallmarks of an awesome corporate culture, look no further than here. Learn how to spot culture gems from our resident career coach. Read more

Office Culture

International Women's Day is a global celebration that focuses on the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Here are 5 ways you can support women and accelerate the gender parity. Read more

Inspiration

Learn 4 Ways to overcome stereotypes about women's leadership potential while remaining true to yourself at work. Read more

Advice

Women In Tech founder Terri Brax talks failure, success and everything in between... Read more

How She Did It

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Whether you need to stock up office supplies or go back-to-school shopping, here are six eco-friendly products that are perfect for any office, any time. Read more

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Being a mother while holding a job can be exciting but challenging all at once. Finding the balance between being a good parent and being a great employee at work may seem tough, but these businesses are stepping in to support these working mothers. Read more

Office Culture

Carly Martin is the artist who created Clementine Studio, a design studio that specializes in watercolor illustration. Martin works with brides, companies, and anyone looking for a custom print. Read more

How She Did It

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Women working in the data analytics/business intelligence fields was the topic of discussion at the spring meeting of Chicago’s Tableau Users Group meeting, where more than 100 data experts gathered at DePaul University for a panel discussion. Read more

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The liftUPlift Ally Awards celebrate, connect, and inspire collaboration between the greatest champions of Women Power in Chicago and beyond. Read more

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K. Sujata, CEO, Chicago Foundation for Women, shares her thoughts on increasing the number of women in the tech field. Read more

Advice

Cayla Weisberg and Gerry Kahnseiler of InvestHER Ventures talk about how their company helps to provide female entrepreneurs with a non-threatening destination to seek business feedback and capital. Read more

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Brave Initiatives helps to prime young women to be the tech stars of the future. Read more

Next Generation

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Dr. Lateefah Stanford talks about her experience in STEM as a research chemist supporting BP refining operations. Read more

Network

Entrepreneur Katy Lynch talks about the exciting story behind the launch of her new project, Codeverse. Read more

Career

Nancy Harvey, Managing Director of the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Chicago, discusses how she got her start, the mission of the Center and tips for prospective entrepreneurs. Read more

How She Did It

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Dr. Angela Kent, visiting Scientist at the Shedd Aquarium Microbiome Lab, talks about her passion for genetics and microbiology and what the study of microbiomes tell us about the health of the environment. Read more

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Lisa Scott, founder of Scott Global Migration Law Group, a certified woman-owned immigration law office, has seen firsthand what it means to achieve the “American Dream” – both in law and in life. Read more

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Lisa B. Frank—CEO of LBF Recruitment Strategies, a woman-owned executive search and career coaching firm—shares her tips for overcoming anxiety when networking, so you can leave any event or social situation feeling confident. Read more

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