Featuring Fareeha Zahid Rey: Google Businesswoman & Mentor

Fareeha Zahid Rey and I first crossed paths at the advertising agency we both worked at (my first job out of college). From afar, it was easy to be intimidated by Fareeha at first. She was always put together and was quick on her feet when it came to her work. When we landed on…

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How to Effectively Negotiate in Any Situation

For many, negotiating doesn’t come easy, especially for women. According to Forbes, only about 30% of us actually negotiate in a work setting, compared to 46% of men. We tend to accept what is given to us simply because we are too afraid to ask for more. Initiating a negotiation is only half the battle…

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Featuring Rebecca Leder: Chicago Strategist & Influencer

Rebecca Leder is first and foremost a connector. She helps people, customers, and organizations with a mission to build relationships both online and offline. By day, she is a Marketing Strategist at Salesforce. There, she develops cross-channel, automated digital marketing strategies to support the awareness and adoption of the product suite. I actually first met…

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