10 Promising Career Paths to Consider

With the ever-changing job market, it’s challenging to know what career paths are the most promising. However, some career paths are worth considering as they have a high growth potential and …

What You Should Know About Temp Agencies

Almost everyone has worked with a temp or known someone who has. Some temps have worked nothing else while other temps have gone from a temp to a permanent job. What …

Scientists May Have Discovered the Secret Behind Ancient Roman Self-Healing Concrete

Self-healing concrete is a game-changer in the construction industry. The technology has the potential to extend the life of structures, reduce maintenance costs and improve safety. In addition, it promotes sustainability …

New Search Engine Company Moves to Chicago

After two years in New York and San Francisco, a new search engine that focuses on buying and selling used industrial equipment has moved its headquarters to Chicago. The website Built …

Chicago Still Leading the Country in Mortgage Woes

A new analysis from Zillow has concluded that Chicago has more “underwater” mortgages than any other real estate market in the country, meaning there are more homeowners in Chicago than anywhere …

Health Experts: Sitting At Work Cuts Years From Life

At an office furniture trade show held Monday in Chicago, companies showed off new solutions to a dangerous health problem afflicting office workers. As more workers become sedentary and spend their …

Chicago-Area Health Group Implements New Electronic System

Northwest Community Healthcare, which serves suburbs to the northwest of Chicago, is embracing technological advances to offer more convenience and better care to its patients. The group just finished the implementation …

One Tool Stops Police Abuse, Bad Drivers

Dashboard vehicle cameras come standard in many foreign countries because of higher rates of insurance fraud overseas, but many U.S. drivers have been slow to adopt the technology. In Chicago, a …

Tinder, With Tattoos: Chicago-Based TatChat Connects Ink Enthusiasts

It’s a common woe among the millennial crowd: spending hours at a time sifting through profiles on Tinder, with none of the so-called hot singles in your area as tattooed as …

With Chicago’s Infrastructure Overwhelmed, Nearby Ecosystems Put at Risk

Increasingly overwhelmed by the city’s population, aging infrastructure systems throughout Chicago could begin to threaten the environment in the coming years if nothing is done to fix them. According to The …

Chicago Native Wants to Change the Way We Look at Tennis

Nineteen-year-old Taylor Townsend may have lost her first-round match at the French Open, but this Chicago native is an up-and-comer in the tennis world. Townsend grew up in the Englewood neighborhood …