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Jagie Daya

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

Artist of the Week: Nicole Cabell

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Nicole Cabell, 2005 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, is a talented lyric soprano whose career has taken her to many of the most important opera and concert halls in the world. Read more

How She Did It

The Nature Conservancy is one of the leading conservation organizations in the world – in every state and 69 countries. But Illinois has its own set of priorities for which Michelle Carr is leading the charge. Read more

How She Did It

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Tim Nickodemus

Kasia Houlihan is a Chicago-based artist who works in a variety of media in an effort to get at the experience of relating. Through her work, she chips away at the concepts of closeness, communication and connectivity. Read more

How She Did It

5 New Restaurant Openings 2017

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With the arrival of good weather also comes the arrival of some of the most highly anticipated restaurant openings in 2017. Get out of your usual routine and try one of these five restaurants that we're sure you'll add to your dining repertoire. Read more

Food + Recipes

As Chicago Woman's journey to establish itself as “the voice” for Chicago women, we have gotten to know some amazing individuals that share in our mission to empower, inform, support and inspire women. We are proud to have them as part of our team. Read more

Network

The Chicago Flower and Garden show draws upwards of 40,000 garden enthusiasts and newbies each year. Meet the women behind the scenes who are determined to make this year's show better than the last! Read more

Culture

Natasha Granholm

Aanchal Khurana, Senior Account Executive, Brainerd Communicators

It seems that with the presidential election also came a universal fear of being alienated. Natasha Granholm weighs in and tells us about her experience as a POC and how companies can improve diversity and inclusion to make everyone feel welcome. Read more

Office Culture

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Valentine's Day is almost here... and the pressure is most certainly on. Whether you're looking for an evening getaway or a modern dining experience, spoil your loved ones at one of these top five romantic restaurants in Chicago! Read more

Amber Stocks

Michelle Henstock, VP of Operations, Chicago Sky

After an exhaustive six-week process in which over a dozen qualified candidates were interviewed, Chicago Sky has chosen their new leader. Read more

How She Did It

Taryn Brumfitt

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Taryn Brumfitt is the founder of The Body Image Movement. She is dedicated to harnessing and facilitating positive body image activism by teaching women the value and power of loving their bodies, from the inside and out. Read more

How She Did It

In an effort to pay homage to a branch of African American cuisine, Chef and Co-Owner of Big Jones, Paul Fehribach, will be hosting its third annual Soul Food Week. Read more

Food + Recipes

Holidays in Chicago

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Are you looking for new, quirky and festive things to do in Chicago this holiday season? Bet you won't find anything quite like this... Read more

Food + Recipes

Queen Girls

Jimena Durán Smith, Queen Girls

A child’s mind is like a sponge and it seems that from an earlier and earlier age, parents are giving books to their children in an effort to broaden their minds. So, what happens when those books do the exact opposite of a parent’s intentions? Read more

Family + Friends

Farrow & Ball

Morgan Boston, Account Executive Susan Magrino Agency

In an effort to raise awareness for the battle against HIV/AIDS, Farrow & Ball is launching their first-ever "Windows by Design: Farrow & Ball for DIFFA", where designers create a holiday window display to embody this year's theme: cure and comfort. Read more

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Men and women can feel barred when online mediums circulate stereotypes that promote gender-specific careers. A new search function encourages professionals to pursue fields of work based on passion rather than convention. Read more

Inspiration

YWCA Leader Luncheon

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YWCA Metropolitan Chicago's 44th Annual Leader Luncheon raised over $750,000 and honored Chicago-bred leaders who have changed lives at home and far beyond. Read more

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