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On the Scene

2017 McFadden Memorial Lecture with Junot Díaz Dominican-American writer Junot Diaz, winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize, presented the 40th annual Mariana McFadden Memorial Lecture to a packed house on March 2 at Indy’s Central Library. ...

Develop an exit strategy

How to plan your finale performance like a star By Erica Pierce   There comes a time in all careers when we either feel stagnant or simply long for more. We lose our happy, and once that’s lost, it makes the work situation tolerable, ...

Hoosier made: Five products to make you proud to be a Hoosier

By Kelly Patrick Slone   Bootmakers USA, a certified minority and women-owned business in West Lafayette, Indiana, specializes in riding, polo and dress boots for women, men and young adults. Bootmakers offers a platform for designing ...

There’s an app for that

Busy professionals turn to technology to find balance By Glendal Jones Professionals and business leaders often have a never-ending to-do list and not nearly enough hours in the day. Just ask flight attendant Becky Conley of Brownsburg, ...

Deposits made for community strength

Design Bank invests in community By Terri Horvath   The origin of Design Bank in Indianapolis began with a question: “How can I change the world through design?” It was asked by Will Marquez, who then teamed up with NaShara Mitchell ...

Enjoy Marvelous Madison

Southern city offers old-school charm with modern-day chic   Madison — a quaint city in southeastern Indiana on the north bank of the Ohio River and about 90 minutes from the state capital — is the perfect spot for travelers looking for ...

Achieve work-life balance

How to stay productive without losing your cool By Erica Pierce   You know what they say: “Work hard, play hard.” What happens when you can’t quite manage to intertwine the two? Finding work-life balance can sometimes prove to be ...

Indy Innovation

High Alpha works with other startups By Terri Horvath   In venture-capital lingo, alpha refers to the excess in a return delivered by a fund over a set benchmark. One Indianapolis startup confidently proclaims that objective in its name ...

The best of both worlds

Small-town life near the Windy City By Ebony Chappel   Munster, the cool town with an even cooler name, boasts the best of both worlds. It’s small (population less than 25,000) and accessible, but it’s less than an hour from one of ...

InCycle offers full-body workout a unique blend of exercises

By Terri Horvath The aerobic workout of cycling merges with the physical and mental benefits of yoga at a three-year-old business in Carmel, where InCycle and the Yoga Studio combine to offer a unique blend of exercise. When InCycle owner ...