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Role Models Are Necessity In Chicago Jail School System

For students entering the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice (IDJJ), teachers are even more necessary as role models. This is one of many reasons that Chicago teacher Karen January chose to educate within the juvenile justice system.

01/19/2015

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Online Education Specialist Plants His Flag In The Chicago IT World

When people think of Internet Technology professions, they may skip over online education. But an IT professional regularly uses his publishing background and his love for the web in his career.

01/12/2015

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Nurse Encourages Chicagoans To Pursue An Outside Minor

Courtney Crenshaw wants to encourage nurses to not only take care in the companies they work for but in their minor studies, too.

01/12/2015

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Chicago Lawyer Uses Business Degree To Fight For Social Justice

Find out how Juan Carlos Linares, a lawyer, professor and business management degree owner, uses his dual degree for social change in Chicago.

01/12/2015

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Chicago Lawyer Adds Entertainment To Her Law Firm

Johnetta G. Paye, Esq., was worried after getting her law degree that securing a career might be difficult. But with the help of mentors, and an interest in entertainment law, her firm is six years strong.

01/05/2015

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Clinical Associate Helps To Erase The Stigma Of Therapy In Chicago

Although there are more African American therapists to choose from, there is still a stigma in the African American community about psychologists and mental therapy.

01/05/2015

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Market Research Analysts In Chicago Need To Have A Curious Business Mind

BLS reports that market research analyst positions will continue to rise until 2022, with over 131,000 jobs for the taking.

01/05/2015

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Volunteering Leads To A Fulfilling Career For A Chicago Nurse

Teria Mullin’s volunteer work as a candy striper led her to becoming a nurse for the past 11 years.

12/29/2014

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Chicago Museum Director Develops Programs That Engage The Public

Museums employ over four million people and get over 55 million visits per year, not including 524 million visits online.

12/29/2014

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AOL Inspired Chicago Technology Consultant To Enter The Field

AOL users make jokes about dial-up service, but for DePaul University’s IT professional Nick Aleck, this piqued his interest into the field.

12/29/2014

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Chicago Psychologist Co-Signs Entrepreneurial Spirit For Newbies

Monika Black, M.A., M.H.A., Ph.D., Leadership Catalyst of Tandem Springs, discusses why business classes matter and why she started Tandem Springs in Chicago.

12/22/2014

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Aviation Jobs Are Taking Off In Chicago For Those Thirty and Under

Federal Aviation Administration’s site confirms that the organization will be hiring over 10,000 air traffic control specialists until 2022.

12/22/2014

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Chicago Publicist Learns The Business Of Connections In The PR Field

While public relations and journalism work together often, PR is gaining in dollar signs and popularity.

12/22/2014

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Communication Will Give Chicago IT Professionals An Edge In Hiring

Navy veteran and current Director of Information Technology for the School of Applied Technology at Illinois Institute of Technology, Ray Trygstad advises IT students on ways to succeed in their career field.

12/15/2014

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Pursuing Education With A Passion Is Key To Success For Chicago Lawyer

While it is rare to see a single mother, woman or African-American in the average courtroom, Michelle J. Miller Esq. is all three and became a successful corporate counsel lawyer in spite of the odds.

12/15/2014

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Making Education Fun For Students Is Key For Chicago Teacher

Meghan Stegemann, Associate Director of Tutoring and Summer Day at Chicago Lights, uses her background in education to “support and meet the needs of children, youth, and adults.”

12/15/2014

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Former NAHN President Urges Chicago Nurses To Get Involved In The Community

Adriana Nava, talks about why math courses are so important to nursing research teams, and how NAHN has affected her career as a Latina nurse.

12/08/2014

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Chicago Recruiter Links Hospitality With Business Degrees

Angela Isaacson knew that she wanted to help people so a degree in hospitality management came naturally; however she found another career that helps people even more.

12/08/2014

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Temp Jobs Have Skyrocketed In Chicago In The Past Year

Temporary jobs are on the rise and continuing to help unemployment numbers decline. Chicago recruiter Angela Isaacson discusses how to use temp jobs to job seekers’ advantage.

12/08/2014

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Therapist Explains Why Chicago Therapists Need Therapy

Jinnie Cristerna, Chicago LCSW, CHt, has one big piece of advice for aspiring psychologists: receive therapy first.

12/01/2014

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