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

Advice

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

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

Kim Wargo is the Head of School of a new high school coming to Chicago in Fall 2017- GEMS World Academy Chicago. Here, she shares with us what this unique school will bring to its students and to the city of Chicago. Read more

Education

“Behind every great man is a great woman,” right? Well, you might not know this, but behind many great buildings and landmarks is also…a great woman. Read more

How She Did It

In the event that Chicago experiences a man-made or natural disaster, residents can have confidence knowing that Alicia Tate-Nadeau, a decorated Brigadier General in the Illinois National Guard and Iraq War Bronze Star recipient, is charged with keep Read more

How She Did It

Carol Ross Barney is shaping the city of Chicago with projects ranging from CTA stations to the 606. Read more

How She Did It

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Evie McShane

The extreme exploitation of women worldwide is a horrific issue all too prevalent around the world, its effects seen and felt far too frequently. Read more

Inspiration

The Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project (JWRP) Leadership Conference, which brought together Jewish women from all over the world, including eight Chicago Jewish mothers, was held from Sept. 18-20 in College Park, Maryland. Read more

Inspiration

As co-owner of LM Restaurant Group, Quaisser brings french flair to her restaurants, catering and events businesses. She hires for passion and it shows in her growing business. Read more

How She Did It

Jolinda Wade, the recent recipient of St. Bernard Hospital's State Representative Esther Golar "Heart of the Community" Award, talks about overcoming her past and pushing towards a fantastic future. Read more

Inspiration

It is important for women to believe in themselves, believe they have the skills and the confidence to be successful, believe they don’t have to be perfect and believe they can be successful without giving up other things that are important to them. Read more

Inspiration

Jaime Migdal is the CEO and founder of FetchFind, a resource for everything pets. Read more

How She Did It

As the founder of the Law Offices of Reem Odeh, Odeh serves as an important voice for the Arab-American community. The attorney and mother of three works on behalf of immigrants who wish to make Chicago home. Read more

How She Did It

DesignerShare's co-founder, Sarah Perkins, reveals what it really means to start a business. Read more

Advice

Statistics shows that non-communicable diseases (NCD) kill 2 in 3 people in the world today, but are largely preventable. Founder and CEO Nalini Saligram of Arogya World, a non-profit working to prevent NCDs, explains what we can do to prevent them. Read more

Health

These lady astronauts bravely took flight, going farther than any other women had as explorers, commanders and pioneers of the final frontier. Read more

Inspiration

Let’s be honest. If you want your company to grow, you simply can’t do everything. Delegating tasks will enable you to be more productive and creative. Read more

Advice

YMCA appoints Waller, former Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, as Senior Vice President/Chief Marketing officer. Read more

How She Did It

A diverse group of women came together to discuss and provide solutions for the underrepresentation of women in media at liftUPlift's "A Night for Women in Media," event. Read more

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