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U.S. Rep. Bob Dold speaks with Youth Conservation Corps participants in Waukegan, Illinois. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM)

Dold Pushing Measure To Help Get Jobs For Welfare Recipients

U.S. Rep. Bob Dold (R-Ill.) said bipartisan legislation he has sponsored would commit $100 million in federal funding to states to subsidize the wages of TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) recipients, through programs like YCC.

08/24/2015

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The Best Classes To Take, With Great Jobs In Mind

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

08/20/2015

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Chicago Executive Director Enjoys Changing Lives In Positive Ways

Laurie Dougherty, Executive Director of the Illinois Section AWWA, shares her insights and experiences with working in a non-profit organization.

08/17/2015

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Chicago VP Helps Healthcare Organizations Improve Patient Outcomes

Dan Seals, vice-president for business development at MPA Healthcare Solutions shares his knowledge and expertise on business success.

08/17/2015

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Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney Produces Podcast To Help Colleagues

The attorneys themselves tell me what kind of courses they need. They help guide the types of cases I highlight. Indeed, there are very important ‘business’ and ‘marketing’ reasons to be active on Twitter and Linkedin.

08/17/2015

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Chicago Science Coordinator Passionate About Working With Kids

Marc Hans, K through 12 science coordinator for Elgin School District U-46, shares his passion, knowledge and insight of working in a large unified school district in Illinois.

08/10/2015

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Chicago Clinical Psychologist Enjoys Wearing Different ‘Hats’

Allison Mason is the director of training and mental health team leader at the Isaac Ray Center, Inc. and shares her insight and knowledge of what it takes to work as a clinical licensed psychologist.

08/10/2015

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Chicago Executive Nurse Leader Is Passionate About Her Career

Bev Avello has a nursing career spanning many specialties, including: labor and delivery, post-partum, neonatal ICU, pediatrics, palliative and hospice care.

08/10/2015

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How To Return To Work, After Parental Break

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has some tips on resuming your career.

08/07/2015

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Eastern Illinois University Faculty Skips Pay Raise To Save 29 Jobs

Eastern Illinois University President David Glassman says the members of a union that represents faculty and others on campus have agreed to postpone a pay raise to keep 29 instructors employed.

08/05/2015

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Security, Risk Management Consultant Helps Clients Make Sound Business Decisions

Most recently, his focus has been on the completion of background investigations of senior money managers on behalf of prospective investors.

08/03/2015

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Software Developer Some Of Most In-Demand Jobs In Chicago

The 12 most in-demand jobs in Chicago include the software developer position, Chicago has a large amount of growing technology related companies.

08/03/2015

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Chicago Business Development Executive Fosters Relationships For Success

As business development lead at Urban GIS, Inc., my primary role is fostering relationships, attend networking events while representing the company, seek new opportunities, opportunity response and manage the company CRM database.

08/03/2015

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Chicago Principal’s Greatest Joy Is Spending Time With Students

There is nothing better than seeing them grow and reach the goals they set for themselves. Whether it be an academic or social goal each student is unique and has such wonderful gifts to share.

07/27/2015

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Educational Therapist, Teacher Helps Students Reach Their Highest Potential

Henry Davis, educational therapist and teacher has held numerous positions in the education sector and strives to make sure his students achieve academic success.

07/27/2015

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Project Director Advises Others To Investigate Career Choice First Hand

Ken Timmins shares his insights and experiences as a project director for RET Antenna Systems at Amphenol Antenna Solutions.

07/27/2015

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Chicago Construction Workers Needed For A Growing Economy

The housing market is slowly making a comeback, thus the housing construction market is in a slow, but steady upward swing.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Director Of Strategic Accounts Credits Education For Her Success

Heidi Hoppe’s educational background in science and nursing has offered her the opportunity to work in a successful career in the pharmaceutical industry.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Area Police Sergeant Serves With Excellence, Integrity

encourage students, or people aspiring to purse a law enforcement career to go into this profession with eyes wide open, seek a mentor for your professional, personal and spiritual leadership development.

07/20/2015

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How To Ask For A Raise

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has advice on asking that awkward question.

07/16/2015

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