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You are worth every penny: join me at the 2013 AWC National Conference

One of my extracurricular activities outside of speaking and writing is serving on the National Board of Directors for the AWC (Association for Women in Communications.) My Mom has been a member since she was an honors journalism student in … Continue reading

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Travel Post Friday: seeing landmarks in a new way

When two nutballs lie down on the ground, put their feet up and play with reflections, this is what you see. My friend and Tourism Currents co-founder Becky McCray and I are reflected in Chicago’s shiny public sculpture Cloud Gate … Continue reading

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Travel Post Friday: Beastie Boys plus Illinois mashup makes perfect travel t-shirt

While wandering around the resurgent Wicker Park/Bucktown neighborhood in Chicago before the SOBCon business conference, I stumbled across the T-Shirt Deli. It was cleverly laid out like a real delicatessen, but with t-shirts as the offering instead of provolone and … Continue reading

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Travel Post Friday: Comfort Inn helps travelers plug in

You know how it is when you carry a lot of electronic and electrical gizmos. Phone. Laptop. Tablet/iPad. Music player/iPod. Camera. Video Camera. We’ve all done it….the Bend-Look-Crawl-The-Floor dance as we poke around an unfamiliar hotel room, trying to find … Continue reading

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