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Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 11:02 AM

New Lammily Doll Aims to be "Normal Barbie"

New Lammily Doll Aims to be

A graphic designer turned toy maker has created what some are calling the “anti-Barbie” and "normal Barbie." Read »

Friday, Nov 28, 2014 at 12:56 PM
Website Lets Consumers Haggle on Pricing

Website Lets Consumers Haggle on Pricing

Most consumers hate haggling, and most brick and mortar stores don't even embrace it, but an online venture can make consumers more comfortable over price negotiations. NBC Chicago's Lisa Parker reports. Watch »

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 2:17 PM

Four Ways to Master the Exit Interview

Four Ways to Master the Exit Interview

When an employee leaves a company, both the departing party and the employer face many challenges, regardless of the circumstance. Read »

Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 at 6:02 PM
Valerie Jarrett Shops Chicago Small Businesses

Valerie Jarrett Shops Chicago Small Businesses

Valerie Jarrett, the senior adviser to President Barack Obama, was in her home town on Small Business Saturday shopping at local stores. Jarrett wants to put a spotlight on the initiative. Watch »

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 12:15 PM
How Coupon Cabin Helps on Cyber Monday

How Coupon Cabin Helps on Cyber Monday

Charlie Wojciechowski introduces us to CouponCabin.com a Chicago based company offering free promotional coupon codes for hundreds of merchants. Watch »

Friday, Nov 28, 2014 at 6:26 PM

Local Shops Ready for Small Business Saturday

With the Black Friday frenzy coming to an end, small businesses are hoping to reign in on some of the holiday shopping madness. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:13 PM

10 Stores to Shop Thanksgiving Day

More and more retailers are opening their doors earlier and earlier in the run up to Black Friday, with many national chains opening on Thanksgiving Day. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 9:51 PM

Businesses Giving Back for More Than the Holidays

Businesses Giving Back for More Than the Holidays

Thanksgiving is near, and for many businesses, that means thanking clients, partners, employees, a community and supportive family and friends. But giving back as a business doesn't have to be just a holiday... Read »

Thursday, Nov 27, 2014 at 7:47 AM

Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

With so many stores offering up Black Friday deals, it can be tough to decide where to go. Read »

Thursday, Nov 27, 2014 at 7:45 AM

Stores That Will Be Closed for Thanksgiving

Stores That Will Be Closed for Thanksgiving

With many stores opening earlier and earlier on Thanksgiving, some retailers are keeping their doors shut for the holiday. Read »

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