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Chicago Psychologist Set On Helping Her Community

Dr. Kimberly Martin started out wanting to own her own business, but a mandatory course in psychology made her realize she had another calling.

02/22/2015

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Business Management Professional Predicts Big Data For Future Hot Jobs

Big data jobs are continuing to pop up on job boards. Find out what it’ll take to crack into this market and why one business management professional believes job applicants should be gunning for these carer roles.

02/22/2015

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Chicago Lawyer Reminds Attorneys To Do Pro Bono Work For Those In Need

Law school can burn $42,000 through a student’s purse. But after passing the bar, lawyers may be able to pay that loan back quicker.

02/22/2015

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The Top Degrees In Chicago

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

02/19/2015

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Educator Teaches Chicago Students The Language Of The Nursing Industry

Find out why she’s more satisfied with being a nursing educator than being a nurse.

02/15/2015

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From Developer To Director, Chicago IT Professional Learns The Ropes

Slowly moving up the ranks and using a bachelor’s degree will help you become one of the head men in charge.

02/15/2015

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Chicago Business Management Degree Owner Opts For Career In Education

Common jobs for a business management degree recipient include human resource management, accounting, marketing and entrepreneurial roles.

02/15/2015

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Business Management Coach In Chicago Emphasizes Soft Skills

Thanks to Brenda Ellington Booth’s boss at HBO believing in her educational and professional goals, she was able to get a master’s and a PhD.

02/08/2015

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Information Security Analysts Are In High Demand In Chicago

With hackers repeatedly gunning for small businesses, information security analysts jobs are becoming more attractive for students and higher in demand for job seekers.

02/08/2015

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Chicago Case Manager Uses Degree To Help Mentally Ill Children

Sarah Vitzthum recently celebrated her seventh year with Children’s Home + Aid, and continues to gain experience by getting her master’s degree.

02/08/2015

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IT Entrepreneur Adamant That Chicagoans Learn To Start Their Own Businesses

Mike McGee never dreamed that he’d end up being an IT professional, but even after earning a degree in Political Science the entrepreneurial bug bit him.

02/02/2015

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Professor Finds Satisfaction Teaching Business To Chicago College Students

Although Chicago State University professor Stephanie Bibb initially intended to solely work in marketing after receiving her business degree, downsizing led her down the path of family members.

02/02/2015

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Chicago Lawyer Proves Manners Really Do Matter

In the middle of the economic turmoil of 2008, Chicago Tax Controversy Attorney Guinevere Moore was able to thrive, thanks to a course from DePaul University and help from a co-worker.

02/02/2015

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Mobile Job Assistance Center Helping Will County’s Unemployed

The Will County Mobile Workforce Center is a mobile home that has been turned into a job center, outfitted with a dozen computers for job seekers to use for writing résumés and fill out job applications online.

01/26/2015

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Chicago Operations Analyst Gives Pros and Cons For Entrepreneurial Work

After mastering accounting, microeconomics and statistics courses to earn a business degree, some new graduates and students may feel they’re well on their way to a long-term career of independence.

01/26/2015

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Side Businesses Will Help Degree Holders Earn More Money In Chicago

Engineering is at the top of the list for highest salary for a bachelor’s degree holder. However, for students with other degrees, side gigs will improve annual income.

01/26/2015

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Chicago Nurse and Author Gets Joy From Treating Oncology Patients

Priscilla Williams also advises that nursing students take a speech class in order to communicate with family members of ill patients.

01/26/2015

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Chicago Professor Uses Psychology To Help Underserved Prisoners

When thinking of mental illness, how many aspiring psychologists consider those in federal, local and state prisons?

01/19/2015

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Chicago Lawyer Aims To Find The Middle Ground

Harvard Law School and economics graduate aims to help businesses negotiate and find a middle ground.

01/19/2015

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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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