Ne-Yo ‘Non-Fiction’: The Private Concert at AT&T Michigan Avenue

The AT&T on Michigan Avenue did something remarkable and they did it well. One Friday night as my friends and I were waiting for a table at The Grand Lux Cafe, we wandered next door…

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Open Gov Hack Nights Chicago: Working on Civic Projects

“Doesn’t he look like Don Draper?” “Yes, he does,” I replied. And Your Name Is: It’s six o’clock and while most of us are preparing dinner or finishing the last bit of work for the…

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SheSays Chicago Event Recap: Harness Your Network

Confession: You have a limp handshake. Connections are just as important as talent. I am looking at you, Rahm. While the last networking event addressed confidence in our talent, Jen Lemerand, SheSays Chicago’s organizer, took…

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SheSays Chicago Event ReCap: Be Confident and Know Your Value

Did She Just Say She Wants to be a Bad Bitch When She Grows Up? I am in a room full of color—summer reds, blues, pinks. This must be where the creatives hang out. There…

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Winter (Boots): The Struggle is Real

Five months. I have been searching for warm, weather-proof winter boots for five months. The struggle is real to find boots that are wide and large, and most importantly, pretty.The journey began at Nordstrom—the place…

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