Can You Truly Bring Your Authentic Fashion Self To Work?

Self-Assessment Quiz ─ TRUE or FALSE: I can come straight from the club to work as long as my work is on point. It doesn’t matter that I look different. I’m always respected for my ideas, and that’s what’s important. If Bozoma Saint John (Chief Brand Office, Uber) can show up and show out work style wise,…

How I Bought My Dream Cottage

A dream deferred: it took me ten years to get the “cottage” of my dreams. I didn’t plan it that way of course. But I must admit that every moment was worth the wait because it exceeded my expectations in every area. I’ve always been a woman with a vision. I begin at the end…

Cheryl Grace Brings Powerful Penny Brand, Blogs & Logic To MADE Maven Audience

Partnership bridges the generational gap connecting youthful aspirations with maturity, wisdom CHICAGO, June 25, 2018 – MadeMaven.com, the global platform created to empower women to take charge of their destiny, has teamed up with Cheryl Grace, the jet-setting corporate executive who founded the aspirational lifestyle brand Powerful Penny LLC. The alliance will help ensure that…

10 Must-Read Books For the MADE Maven

Whether you’re seeking career advice, a laugh, or a serious read, this comprehensive list is for the diverse maven navigating the beautiful complexity of womanhood. 1. Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg Author: Of Jewish descent, Sheryl Sandberg is chief operating officer at Facebook and was previously vice president…

CHICAGO: 5 Upcoming Events to Empower Women of Color

Access to professional tools, influential networks and mentorship are some of the scarcest resources available to women of color. More platforms to facilitate these resources are necessary to level the playing field to equip WOC with opportunities across professional sectors. MADE Magazine has curated a weekend of 5 events for WOC to inspire and cultivate…

Lifting As We Climb At The MADE Maven Leadership Summit

The MADE Maven Leadership Summit was nothing short of amazing. From the genuine uplifting of women to the impactful workshops, the MMLS provided valuable insight across industries, mentorship opportunities and guided perspectives from seasoned professionals. The fun and career-changing event kicked off with a Pre-Summit Party on Saturday at Miss Ricky’s in Virgin Hotels Chicago….

Epic Fab Girl Brings Inspiring ‘Go Getter Conference’ to Chicago

Made by Jasmine Browley Goal diggers, corporate climbers and influencers gathered in Chicago for the second annual Go-Getter Conference for two days of spirituality, success strategies and life-affirming conversations with some of the country’s most powerful business leaders on March 23- 24 at the W Chicago Hotel. Photo Credit: J’Nae Antoinette   The conference uniquely…

4 Women Honored at BMW ‘Pay It 4Ward’ Brunch in Atlanta

In celebration of #WomensHistoryMonth, BMW of North America and MADE Magazine honored Atlanta’s four local executives at the “Women Who Pay It 4ward” Honors brunch series. Kicking off to the 2017 arm of the empowerment event series, the brunch recognized women who are making exceptional contributions to their fields and surrounding communities: Lalohni Campbell, president…