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7 Things You Can Do to Boost Your Confidence Right Now
From the Editor

7 Things You Can Do to Boost Your Confidence Right Now

“Confidence is believing in yourself! Believing in the possibilities of what you can do! To achieve true happiness and success, be humble in your greatness and confident in your own powers.” — Heidi Richards Mooney Confidence is a funny thing. When we have it, we tend to not think about it. We […]

Raising Compassionate Leaders tackles race & diversity issues
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Raising Compassionate Leaders tackles race & diversity issues

Platform launches website & training programs to help parents & children understand culture, diversity, inclusion & more a leading resource for parents to foster dialogue around diversity and inspire children to respect different cultures, interact from an inclusive perspective, and protect themselves and others from harmful “isms” (racism, classism, ableism, […]

Enjoying Life More Means Embracing Imperfections
From the Editor / Self-Care / Self-confidence

Enjoying Life More Means Embracing Imperfections

Have you noticed that striving to be perfect is a prevelant theme on social media. Everyone is trying achieve their version of perfection.  They post selfies (with filters), take pictures of food when they go out to dinner (after staging the scene) and even the dog (or cat) has to […]

WHAT’S BETTER THAN HAPPINESS, ESPECIALLY IN TOUGH TIMES? JOY!
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WHAT’S BETTER THAN HAPPINESS, ESPECIALLY IN TOUGH TIMES? JOY!

New Memoir Unpacks the Concept of Joy, its Connections to Grief and Pain—and Introduces the “Joy Quotient” For Assessing, Enhancing Daily Joy Levels Make Room for Joy! By Speaker, Adversity and Life Strategist Vanessa Joy Walker   Have you ever experienced a crisis or series of crises so devastating that you […]

These two women have stepped up to help underserved Chicago businesses affected by looting, riots
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These two women have stepped up to help underserved Chicago businesses affected by looting, riots

Local Chicagoans Lead Recovery Effort for South Side Small Businesses Affected by Looting, Riots Arsiak Vartenian, founder of Smart is the New Sexy (SITNS) announced this week that she has partnered with local entrepreneur Candice Payne to lead a recovery initiative for small businesses in Chicago’s south side neighborhoods affected […]

Shady Ladies Tours Now Offering Museum Tours Online
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Shady Ladies Tours Now Offering Museum Tours Online

Popular art museum tour provider launches Zoom tours and new YouTube series  Shady Ladies Tours, popular purveyor of art museum walking tours, is now offering its tours online via video conferencing platform Zoom.  The video tours, guided by Professor Andrew Lear, make it possible for art-lovers to learn about some of […]

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