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Chicago Area School Nurse Helps Students Be Ready To Achieve

Maryellen Wessendorf is a school nurse in Elgin School District U-46 and shares her experiences working with approximately 2,500 students in a middle school and elementary schools.

06/29/2015

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Education, Experience Lead To Success For Director Of Safety

John Heiderscheidt is the director of sSafety and Culture at Elgin School District U-46 and works with school personnel in regards to student situations, training and prevention.

06/22/2015

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Elementary Teacher Finds Her Passion For Art, Follows Her Dreams

Michelle Lose discovered her passion for art after teaching in a regular education classroom for numerous years.

06/22/2015

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There’s More To Life Than Work

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports on the flex-time options employees should consider.

06/18/2015

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School Nurse Facilitates The Educational Process Of Her Students

A nurse serves an important role to address the physical, mental, emotional, and social health needs in the community.

06/15/2015

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College President Uses Business Background To Change Lives For Better

Todd Steele is the president and CEO of Tribeca Flashpoint College in Chicago. He shares insightful information on the college and what it takes to be successful.

06/15/2015

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Expert: How To Land That Entry-Level Job

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

06/11/2015

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Chicago Area Social Worker Wears Many Hats To Be Successful

Alison Karl has a full day as a school social worker in Elgin School District U-46, but has enjoyed seeing her student’s change and grow throughout the years.

06/08/2015

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How To Turn An Internship Into Full-Time Job

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has tips on turning an internship into a job.

06/04/2015

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Education Help Chicago Tech Export Prepare For Fast Paced Field

“My only advice is to always stay current in this technology; as it changes everyday, we learn something new every day. The computer era will stay with us forever.”

06/01/2015

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Executive Business Consultant Shares Keys To Successful Growth

Robert Suastegui is an executive business development consultant who shares his knowledge in business and management for successful business growth.

06/01/2015

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Chicago Attorney Puts His Clients At Ease Through Communication

Skills for time and case management, marketing, and communication with clients and other professionals are something usually learned only by working in a law office.

06/01/2015

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How To Turn Good Ideas Into Cash

It’s National Inventor’s Month. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports on the steps of obtaining a patent.

05/28/2015

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Elementary Principal Strives To Inspire Others To Reach Their Dreams

Jennifer Tallitsch is an elementary principal in Elgin School District U-46 and she discusses the positives and challenges of the position.

05/25/2015

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Public Service Runs In The Family For Chicago Detective

Brian Lawrence is a Detective in the Juvenile Investigations Division of the Elgin, IL police department and has been in public service since 1990.

05/25/2015

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Chicago Therapist Helps Couples Feel Safe And Normalized

Ahna Holzinger specializes in counseling for couples and works with adolescents and individuals struggling with varying issues.

05/25/2015

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Social Worker’s Joy Comes From Working With Students

One minute, I can be working with a sixth grade student who has made huge improvements behaviorally and is opening up about his life, then ten minutes later a third grade boy in one of my groups announces that he is going to name his dog ‘Ms. Smiley.’

05/25/2015

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Chicago Is Full Of Jobs, Volunteer Opportunities This Summer

One Summer Chicago program is accepting applications, but for those who are out of the age range of 14 to 24, Chicago’s job and mentoring opportunities are aplenty.

05/18/2015

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Chicago Business Manager Perfects Bilingualism In Business Industry

Both Forbes and USA Today can agree that computer and business courses are important for any college graduate, regardless of their majors.

05/18/2015

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Psychologist Deciphers Difference Between Life Coaches, Psychologists

With the popularity of life coaches, psychology may be getting overlooked. Stephanie Whitman of Whitman Therapy explains just what makes a psychologist special with helping people.

05/18/2015

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