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How to break through social media clutter

Consultant Suzanne Ross of the Aerie Group in Evanston offers tips on making social media communications more meaningful.

GrubHub flush with $20 million in new capital

  Without even trying, Chicago-based GrubHub has raised $20 million in new venture capital, bringing to $34 million the amount of private investment in...

Groupon, other deal sites move upscale

Social buying websites including Chicago-based Groupon are targeting higher-income customers by offering more upscale deals, Bloomberg News  reported. We are finding...

GrubHub aims to double in size in 2011

Chicago-based GrubHub.com is looking to double its current workforce to 200 and expand to reach 26 cities this year, Bloomberg reported. The company rang...

How to use handwritten media to get noticed

By Lidia Varesco Racoma, Guest columnist It can be worthwhile for a small business to take a break from social media and focus on ...

Mcommerce sites add gift centers: Chicago report

  Mobile commerce sites are getting more sophisticated with 42 percent offering a gift center for mobile devices, according to Chicago-based e-tailing group's third-quarter...

Groupon gets personal

To hear founder and CEO Andrew Mason tell it, Groupon is not all about saving money. It about encouraging people to ...

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Masked merchants re-open Friday at Woodfield Mall after two-month hiatus

A security guard stationed at the entrance to Woodfield Mall was prepared...
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My view: Bring in the $600 weekly checks

If the federal government pledge to give unemployed workers an extra $600 a week has...

Women founders share war stories to inspire persistence

"You have what it takes to triumph. You may not know it....

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