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Fierce Women Feature - Corinne Rice

It's #FierceWomanFriday and we want to spotlight a true leader of people in our friend and keynote s...

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Fierce Women Feature - Christine Stone

This #fiercewomanfriday is dedicated to Christine Stone! Christine is many levels of #fierce. She ha...

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Fierce Women Feature - Tracy Quattrocki

It's #FierceWomanFriday and we're spotlighting one amazingly fierce woman, Dr. Tracy Quattrocki. Tra...

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Fierce Women Feature - Evanston Community Foundation

It's all but impossible to narrow it down to just one great woman leader or advocate in Evanston for...

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Professional You 2.0 | November 10, 2022

PROFESSIONAL YOU 2.0 Making Your Way to What's Next THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2022 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. (CS...

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Fierce Women Feature - Cheryl Contee

Fierce Woman Feature - Meet Cheryl Contee This past weekend I had the honor to meet dozens of fierce...

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Fierce Woman Fridays - Diana Place (October 7, 2022)

Fierce Woman Friday -  Diana Place I just met Diana about five months ago through a women's entrepre...

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Next Group Partners with "Third Act" Quest Storytellers Event October 21 & 22

We are excited to announce that NextGroup is a Contributing Partner, and our co-founder, Candance Ch...

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Fierce Woman Fridays: September 23, 2022

Joan Sherman, Co-Director, Simmons Center for Global Chicago and Cofounder of NextGroup A Truly Fier...

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NextGroup Grows to Meet Demands of Evolving Workplace

PRESS RELEASE   NextGroup Grows to Meet Demands of an Evolving Workplace  NextGroup is excited to an...

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Fierce Woman Fridays: September 2, 2022

It's Fierce Woman Friday and Girl do I have One for You! Patty Barbato has joined NextGroup as a Se...

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Fierce Woman Fridays: August 19, 2022

This week, we are excited to share the fierce background of one of our newest team members, Kimberl...

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Fierce Women Fridays: August 12, 2022

Over the next several weeks, we want to use the Fierce Woman platform to spotlight members of NextGr...

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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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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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