BLU Means Green (Money) at Spirited Shedd Fundraiser

Non-profits, community groups and small businesses looking to engage and empower young professionals could find a “BLU-print” for success at the Shedd Aquarium. That’s because the Shedd’s 60-member Auxiliary Board recently attracted almost 800 guests to BLU, the board’s annual soiree, and raised $318,000 for education and conservation initiatives in an interactive, networking-rich fashion in Read More …

Kelly Fair, Founder of Polished Pebbles Mentors Our Future Leaders

[dropcap]Be Bold.[/dropcap] This two-word phrase is something that I learned early on in my professional career – and it applies differently to each individual. These words, acted upon respectfully, can lead to opportunities, relationships and life ventures that you may have only thought possible in your head. Bold embodies courage, strength and persistence. ‘Being’ is Read More …