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Theresa Siaw Brings Resources And Community Initiatives To The Residents In Humboldt Park

Theresa Siaw is a social entrepreneur who currently directs OMNI Healthcare, a multi-location health clinic for the under-served. She also runs A Community of One, a program that focuses on creating resources for residents of Humboldt Park, a Chicago neighborhood. What motivated and inspired you to start your own business? I was motivated to launch A …

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5 Things To Consider When Choosing A Good Financier

Whether you’re running a startup or you’re already in the middle of running your own business, you might have realized at some point that trying to come up with enough funds to keep your business afloat can get difficult when you’re doing it all by yourself. You may have started borrowing money using your business …

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Kristie Jorfald Teaches Women How To Shop For Their Shape And Build Self-Confidence Through Wardrobe Styling

Kristie Jorfald is a trilingual, multi-cultural wardrobe stylist and fashion expert who has worked in NYC, LA, and is now working in her native city of Chicago. Her professional expertise runs from working with celebrities (such as Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Kendall + Kylie Jenner, Anna Kendrick, and Miley Cyrus—to name a few) …

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How To Collaborate Like A Leader

This post is an excerpt from The Nonprofit Leadership Workbook for Women from DonorPerfect. Download the entire workbook for free here. Collaborative projects set the stage for you to demonstrate your leadership skills, motivate fellow colleagues, and influence the growth path of your company and your career. Here are some do’s and don’ts that can …

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How To Monetize Your Blog: The Secret Is In The Foundation

When I started LadyBossBlogger I didn’t think blogging for money was possible. I had read a little bit about it online, didn’t think it was attainable for me, and had no clue how to tangibly achieve something like that. A year prior to starting my own blog, I had worked as an intern for Halfstack …

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Fern Cloth Creates Apparel And Art That Represents Equality And Beauty In The World

Fern is a tea enthusiast, cat lover, dancer, and the creator of Fern + Cloth, a business whose goal is to bring apparel and art that represent equality and the beauty of the world. She began last summer with a seed of an idea, and it has sprouted into a business that aims to give …

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How To File Taxes As An Independent Contractor

Say you work from home on a site like Fiverr or another service that connects freelance writers, graphic designers, and web developers to companies in need. Or, perhaps, you’re a student in high school running their own pool cleaning service for neighbors in your community. Whatever the case may be, an independent contractor is considered …

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How To Prepare Yourself Financially For Major Events In Your Child’s Life

Life is full of events, and some of these events end up being costly endeavors. To prepare yourself financially for your child’s major life events, it’s important that you save enough money and set it aside so that it’s there when you need it. Preparing yourself financially early on will make it easier for you …

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Jesse Erin Designs Fashionable College Apparel

Jesse Erin is the founder and creative director for Stepforward. After stints at Ford Modeling and Condé Nast she was inspired to follow her entrepreneurial spirit and develop a women’s brand for the collegiate market. She happily resides in Los Angeles and is intensely focused on understanding customer choices primarily in lifestyle brands and ready …

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How To Approach Investing In Real Estate

The investment world can seem rather complex and vast at first glance. It can be difficult and time-consuming for women to find the right answers and make decisions on where their priorities should lie. One of the most difficult challenges to overcome is particularity. That is, there is no one solution that fits all; each …

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