Articles by tag: Chicago

Ex-Mayor Gives Her Leadership 101 Tips for Public Servants

Public servants

Political races, be it at the national level or the state and local government, can be messy affairs. Take a quick peek at Chicago’s current mayoral race, with candidates scrambling to flex their “I’m toughest on crime” muscles to defeat Democratic incumbent Lori Lightfoot. It is easy to see how singular issues can take…

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Have Restaurants Had Enough of the Food Delivery Giants?

DoorDash and GrubHub are fan favorites for being able to order your favorite guilty pleasure foods right to your door – but restaurants have long had a love-hate relationship with the food delivery apps. Now the food delivery giants are under fire in Chicago, as city officials say the gig delivery companies misled and took…

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5 Key Trends to Look For at FABTECH 2019

One of the largest events in the industrial sector returns November 11-14. FABTECH 2019 kicks off at McCormick Place in Chicago next week, bringing together professionals in the welding, metal forming and finishing world. The conference expects more than 48,000 attendees this year and 1,700 exhibitors, but the storylines run deeper than the numbers. Additive…

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Behind the Scenes at NeoCon 2019

NeoCon 2019 is officially in the books. Between the educational sessions, speaker opportunities and company exhibits, there was plenty to take in and to be encouraged by in the commercial design industry this week. In just three days at the Chicago Merchandise Mart, it may not have been possible to experience everything, but just because…

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Updates From the Final Day of NeoCon 2019

NeoCon 2019 wraps up in Chicago today and there is still plenty to see on the trade show floor. The Chicago Merchandise Mart is filled with the latest commercial design products, and the industry’s leaders are on hand to discuss the latest trends.   This product video comes from Chris Strunk, VP of Sales, North…

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NeoCon Celebrates 51 Years of Commercial Design This Week

For the fifty-first year, NeoCon returns to the Chicago Merchandise Mart to showcase the best of the commercial design world. This year’s edition is currently underway and concludes on June 12. According to the conference website, 500 leading companies and more than 50,000 professional designs are in attendance this week. Tomorrow’s final keynote address, “Do…

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What the NRA Show Said About the Future of the Kitchen

The culinary world is now one week removed from perhaps its largest annual event, the National Retail Association Show. The 2019 event was littered with informative sessions, culinary demonstrations and commentary on the new challenges facing restaurants. New kitchen equipment was also extremely prevalent of course and the continued investment in these tools will allow…

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innovations in healthcare
Innovations in Healthcare: A Discussion with Dr. Craig Joseph at HIMSS 2024
May 24, 2024

Innovations in healthcare were easy to spot at the recent HIMSS 2024 conference. Healthcare Rethink’s Brian Urban caught up with one of those innovators for a live discussion at HIMSS 2024. podcast, Their conversation opens a window and dialogue into the cutting-edge trends reshaping healthcare technology today. This episode features Dr. Craig Joseph, the…

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Preventing burnout
Achieving Professional Growth and Preventing Burnout: The Importance of Time Management and Support Networks in a Fast-Paced World
May 23, 2024

In today’s fast-paced world, balancing professional growth with personal well-being is more crucial than ever. With the rise of remote work, digital transformation, and the constant hustle culture, finding this balance has become a significant challenge for many. A survey conducted by Deloitte suggests that a whopping 77% of professionals experience burnout at work….

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Fan-Centric Business Transformation
Prop Room
May 23, 2024

In this episode of the Fans First series, Jesse Cole, the mastermind behind the Savannah Bananas, shares with us that in the vibrant world of marketing, creativity knows no bounds—a philosophy embodied by a prop room and studio teeming with eclectic costumes and outlandish ideas. This creative hub, seemingly disconnected from conventional themes like bananas,…

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Ace Gardner and Jacob Lewis discuss NIL Deals and Transfer Portals
NIL Deals and Transfer Portals are Also Impacting College Staff and Their Roles
May 23, 2024

College sports is undergoing a significant transformation with the advent of Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) rights and the increasing prevalence of transfer portals. These changes are reshaping how college staff operate, presenting both opportunities and challenges. With the rise of NIL deals and transfer portals, understanding the behind-the-scenes impact on college coaching staff…

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Innovation and Education Highlight Day Three at NRA Show 2019
May 21, 2019

The National Restaurant Show 2019 became competitive on Monday. The Star of the Bar competition captivated attendees and aimed to crown the most talented mixologist in America. Congratulations to @chadspangler on winning the #StaroftheBar 2019. 🥂 #100YearsofWow pic.twitter.com/wOkYPlCJbE — National Restaurant Association Show (@NatlRestShow) May 21, 2019 Chad Spangler took home the $5,000 grand prize…

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