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How to run a happy, profitable business with your spouse

Bryan Collins •
Forbes
Husband and wife business team discuss new data

Would you go into business with your spouse? Olivia Skuza and Heath Wells have started three businesses together over the past twenty years. They are currently co-CEOs of B2B e-commerce platform NuORDER. The company enables brands and manufacturers to create digital catalogs of their products, send proposals and create orders for retailers. NuORDER employs more than

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The Mural Building: Union League Boys & Girls Clubs

Wintrust
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Every nonprofit has a story. In the case of Chicago’s Union League Boys & Girls Clubs (ULBGC), it wanted to share 100 of them—one for each year of its existence—during its “100 years of building great futures” celebration. Since its inception in 1919, ULBGC has been a pillar in the Chicago community. It’s separate from

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At nonprofits, the reward for work still isn’t money

Ben Paynter •
Co. Exist
Hands of multi-ethnic business team assembling jigsaw puzzle, top view

One of the classic refrains about nonprofit work is that those doing it will feel so rewarded. As in, emotionally, not financially. “Most of us who entered the nonprofit field didn’t do so because of the Benjamins,” wrote Vu Le, who runs the popular nonprofit blog Nonprofit AF. “However, it’s gotten ridiculous, and too many

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