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Content Marketing Is A Growing Trend In Chicago

Advertorials, sponsored content and brand content are becoming more popular in digital advertising, which is making content marketing a hot job. Find out why Andy Crestodina, the co-founder of Orbit Media Studios, thinks teachers make the best content marketers.

03/30/2015

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Chicago IT Businessman Shows Connection In Both Worlds

Chaitanya Bandi, an assistant professor at Northwestern University, explains how data scientists connect the dots between business management and internet technology.

03/30/2015

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Chicago Psychologist Proves Why Teamwork Improves Businesses

Clinical Psychologist Steven Nakisher couldn’t figure out why his first practice didn’t work out. It wasn’t until he remembered all that he’d learned to get his psychology degree.

03/30/2015

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Lawyer Pushes Chicago Students to Improve Business Techniques

Joe Bogdan — the owner and practicing lawyer of the law firm Silvershift, knows there are some missing business components for law school.

03/23/2015

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Chicago Web Designer Favors Quality Learning Over Quick Coding

Naveed Usman, President and CEO of digital design agency Usman Group, is concerned about the ongoing trend of quick-coding schools versus quality learning in the internet technology field.

03/23/2015

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Instructor Says Teaching In Chicago Has Never Given Her The ‘Blues’

Chamille Weddington has found a way to connect her Columbia College students with the importance of leadership skills.

03/22/2015

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Chicago Dean Advocates Degrees From Hospitals To Government Work

Dr. Vicki Keough, started off wanting to be a special education teacher, but after seeing the impact that nurses leave with patients, she chose to gain more experience.

03/16/2015

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Social Media, Diverse Audience Are Changing Chicago’s Marketing Industry

Commercials are becoming more diverse to represent a changing American demographic. Social media is utilized more often. Instructor Jaime Black shares tips on why marketing has evolved.

03/16/2015

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Chicago Professor Teaches The Business Side Of Music Industry

Justin Sinkovich can play several guitars, the keyboard and works on the engineering side of production. However, as a kid, he grew up always wanting to learn the business side of the music industry.

03/16/2015

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Rauner To Visit Indiana, Wisconsin, Texas To Lure Jobs

Gov. Bruce Rauner said he’s going the offensive in an effort to increase the number of jobs in Illinois.

03/13/2015

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Why Are People Fleeing Illinois? Three Personal Stories

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why the Land of Lincoln isn’t as appealing as it once was.

03/12/2015

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Program Director Encourages Multiculturalism In Chicago Education

Becoming bilingual and working in Mexico helped open Aurora Reinke’s mind to multicultural job opportunities, but it was a trip to Paris and London that initiated her interest in international careers.

03/08/2015

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Insurance To Publishing, Chicago Lawyer Takes The Leap Of Faith

When Jennifer Schaller made the jump from the vice president of Aon to finishing law school, she knew what she was doing.

03/08/2015

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Chicago Psychologist Sees The Whole Picture

Neuropsychological evaluations are like solving the pieces to a puzzle, Sayaka Machizawa’s background in sleuthing has lead her to interact as a consultant and a psychologist for airplane pilots.

03/08/2015

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Chicago IT Consultant Explains Why Traditional Education Matters

Information Security Analysts, one of the top jobs for 2015, may not be required to have traditional education, however Maharshi Dave still believes that formal education matters for IT professionals to get ahead.

02/28/2015

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Male Nurse In Chicago Fights For Health Profession During Jim Crow Obstacles

The Census reports that in 2011 there were 3.5 million employed nurses in 2011, about 3.2 million of whom were female and 330,000 male..

02/28/2015

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Chicago Professor Chooses Teaching Over Accounting And Legal Accomplishments

While pursuing a career in politics, lawyer and CPA Linnae Bryant found out she enjoyed teaching at Chicago State University far more than she expected to.

02/28/2015

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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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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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