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Fierce Woman Friday: August 5, 2022

Meet the Fierce Women of the Chicago Innovation Women's Mentoring Co-op NextGroup is honored to be a...

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Fierce Woman Friday: July 26, 2022

Fierce Woman Monday (missed Friday). Meet Shari Greco Reiches! Today I reflected on how little I kne...

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Fierce Women Friday: June 24, 2022

Melissa Rabin Lederer , Chief Experience Officer at mHub This week I had a chance to both flashback...

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Fierce Women Friday: June 17, 2022

Fierce Women Fridays continues. However, it seems extremely fitting to honor this Fierce Woman, a pa...

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Successful Re-Entry with Candance Chow: Badass Women at Any Age

Raised by a single mom, Candance Chow credits her career journey to the social injustices she witnes...

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Fierce Women Friday: June 10, 2022

I have decided to close out each week with "Fierce Women Friday". This week I share a photo of the v...

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Misogyny at Work: An Inside Job

Have you experienced misogyny at work?  Most women will say that they have experienced some form of ...

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How They Did It: Candance Chow & Melanie Wright

Each month, EvolveMe features inspirational women who've made it to the other side of career change....

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Where Can I Lodge a Complaint

When we complain too much, we're pessimistic.  When we always look at the bright side, we're shellin...

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How to Age-Proof Yourself for a Midlife Career Change

Did you know that the average age for a successful entrepreneur is 45? Yet women experience ageism a...

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Planning for the New Year

As the New Year is upon us, it's normal to be pulled to “get your ducks in a row," get organized and...

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Embracing Your Growth Edge

Have you ever wanted something to change so much but as you contemplated changing it you were struck...

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Finding Worthiness

We hear (and talk) a lot about the importance of taking better care of ourselves. To help, we are en...

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Why Finding Yourself if So Important

Have you ever found yourself trying to figure out how to change the trajectory of your work and life...

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Three Things to Do When Fear Has It's Grips On You

Fear exists in all of us. It can be a good thing. And, it can be debilitating. Most of us live somew...

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NextGroup LLC and EvolveMe Partner to Support Women Re-igniting their Professional Lives

NextGroup LLC, headquartered in the Chicago suburbs, and EvolveMe, headquartered in the New York met...

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Free to Be You....and Me!

Are you living a life of habit or a life of design?  Habits are wonderful ways to simplify elements ...

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The Gift of Receiving

There are times in our lives when gifts show up unexpectedly - a stranger holding a door open, a gif...

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Dealing with the Unknown

The beginning of the new school year has come and gone. The excitement of what to come is coupled wi...

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The Importance of Moving from Doing to Being

One of the things I’ve learned through coaching - both as a practitioner and as a client - is the cl...

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