Talent Acquisition & HR Solutions
Networking in Chicago: 7 Must-Attend Events for Creative Entrepreneurs
How many times have you met someone new and exchanged creative productivity tips over a cold craft brew this week? If your answer is none, it’s possible you’re missing out on some of the best networking events for creative entrepreneurs in Chicago. Chicago’s creative community is particularly adept at bringing people together around creative talks, presentations and workshops designed to spark industry dialogue and encourage professional growth. Look to the following organizations for events where you can immerse yourself in the community, make meaningful connections and come away with fresh creative fuel for your work. Creative Mornings Chicago on Twitter for updates on ticket releases. The free tickets “sell out” in minutes, so be on top of your game to nab one. Grind, as well as panel discussions, social events and workshops every month. Ticket prices range from $20 to $50.
6. Next DoorNext Door Cafe is a cafe and event space run by State Farm. But instead of selling insurance, the coffee shop aims to be a community hub for small business owners and entrepreneurs. Next Door’s event schedule offers a little bit of everything: Financial coaching sessions, branding and typography lectures from local agency Bright Bright Great and even yoga classes. The events are free, but you’ll have to buy your own coffee and snacks. The space is designed to accommodate everyone from solo laptop workers to one-on-one meetings to small group brainstorm sessions (you can reserve meeting rooms.) This is a great place to grab coffee and hang out with other creative entrepreneurs. Writer Babe, the blog about “brazen business and sophisticated style.” Follow her on Twitter @writer_babe and Instagram.
The Brazen Blog
Feb 07, 2018
We Analyzed the Recruitment Marketing Strategies of the Top 25 Winners of the Glassdoor Best Places to Work: Here’s What We Learned
Not too long ago, Glassdoor released their annual “Best Places to Work” awards for 2018. And while Glassdoor described some of the things that each of these top companies are doing to make their company a best place to work, one of the underlying ingredients in all the ratings and feedback is the people. For example, Facebook, the winner of this year’s award, said one of the biggest drivers for creating their great company is the employee’s belief and appreciation that they are working with smart and innovative colleagues.
Feb 22, 2017
Why Employee Flexibility Is Paramount to Employee Retention
Why is it important to keep your employees happy? To keep them working for you!
Jan 21, 2016
What An Eventful Year It Was! A Look Back at 2015 [Infographic]
Dear Brazen customers, You totally rock. Love, Brazen