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Best Outlet Malls Near Chicago

Getting a discounted price on a favorite brand makes for a great shopping trip, under anyone’s standards. Checking out an outlet mall can be a way to have a one-stop spot for all of your shopping needs.

07/22/2014

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Chicago Sees Increasing Job Opportunities In Field Of Nursing

Whether you’re having trouble choosing a major or thinking of returning to school, the nursing field is offering new opportunities in the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Chicago Business Owner Used Education To Launch Successful Business

A degree in business can offer the fundamentals needed to successfully run a company, but oftentimes the most can be learned through additional schooling.

07/18/2014

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A Chicago Nurse Proves It’s Never Too Late To Go Back To School

Advanced degrees in nursing are becoming a highly sought after commodity.

07/18/2014

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Best Places To Pick Summer Fruit Near Chicago

Getting fresh produce can mean picking it yourself at one of the many farms or orchards around the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Best Men’s Boutiques In Chicago

Instead of looking like just another one of the guys, specialty boutiques allow for a way to show off individual personality. Custom suits and casual wear that really fits are just a few of the many reasons why shopping at a men’s boutique can improve your overall look.

07/15/2014

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Best Drive-In Movie Theaters In The Chicago Area

Drive-in movie theaters can be a fun twist on the same old trip to the movies. Whether it’s a family-friendly outing or a nostalgic first date, Chicago has some great drive-in movie theaters worth taking a drive for.

06/27/2014

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Educational Summer Activities For Kids In Chicago

The emergence of warm weather in Chicago doesn’t necessarily mean that the process of learning should be put on hold. Continue stimulating your child’s mind during the summer and ensure they don’t forget all that was learned during the year.

06/13/2014

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Ask A Chicago Expert: Dressing For Work During The Summer Heat

For those stuck working in an office setting, the standard suit and tie isn’t exactly conducive to ultra warm weather. Chicago stylist Michelle Jeremias offers some great tips on how to dress for work during the summer heat.

05/27/2014

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Best Stores For Swimsuits In Chicago

Swimsuit shopping isn’t always a favorite venture for women but it doesn’t have to be something to dread if you know where to shop. Chicago swimsuit stores offer top designers with varying styles to ensure there is a perfect fit for everyone.

05/20/2014

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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In Chicago

Memorial Day is more than just a day of remembrance for fallen heroes. For many Chicagoans, it is the first real celebration to mark the warm season. Celebrate this meaningful holiday by participating in a Memorial Day weekend event that can quickly turn into a yearly tradition.

05/09/2014

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Best Toy Stores In Chicago

Big chain toy stores can sometimes be limited in what their shelves offer. Instead of picking out something that everyone else will be buying, check out a local toy store that has more of an eclectic selection.

05/06/2014

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Best Parks To Walk Your Dog In Chicago

Whether it’s downtown living and missing out on open spaces or just a designated area at a park, dog owners have a multitude of options for walking their dogs in Chicago. Check out some parks that feature dog-friendly amenities and make the dog-walking chore much more enjoyable.

04/25/2014

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Best Bars For Cinco De Mayo In Chicago

Chicago definitely goes all out in celebrating its diverse cultures throughout the city. With Cinco De Mayo around the corner, there are a number of bars that will be holding special events to get people into the spirit of the holiday.

04/24/2014

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Chicago CEO Uses Technology Degree To Grow His Business

Having used his educational background to found Lextech Global Services, CEO Alex Bratton offers advice for others looking to go into the field of technology.

04/14/2014

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Chicago Businesswoman Makes It Her Mission To Help Women Gain Confidence

When many people think of a degree in psychology or counseling, it can be difficult to predict how the degree will translate into a real-world career.

04/14/2014

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Job Opportunities In Chicago’s Criminal Justice Industry Abound

For those looking to go into the field of criminal justice, advanced education opens many doors.

04/14/2014

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Best Easter Events For Kids In Chicago

While Easter may not get all of the glory in children’s eyes like Christmas and Halloween, it can definitely become one of your child’s favorite holidays. Take the kids out to some themed events and Easter will quickly rank high on the favorite holidays list.

04/11/2014

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Best Boozy Brunches In Chicago

Brunch may not always be the meal that gets the most attention, but some Chicago restaurants definitely think that should change. Check out some brunch hotspots to get your eat and drink on without breaking the bank.

04/10/2014

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Degree In Education Leads To Career Outside Of A Classroom For Chicago COO

Admissionado COO Lauren Herskovic offers insight into career opportunities in education outside of being a teacher in the classroom.

04/07/2014

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