Leading Through Passion: Michelle Flowers Welch

By Victoria Fombelle Driven. Passionate. Visionary. Inspiring. These are a few words one might use to describe Michelle Flowers Welch, Founder and Chairman of Flowers Communications Group (FCG), a multicultural, integrated marketing agency. But I’ll let you decide for yourself. Of course, good leaders don’t just lead with words; they lead with action from the…… Continue reading Leading Through Passion: Michelle Flowers Welch

Latinos and PR: A Need for More Inclusion

Growing up, my parents always inspired me to go to school, work hard, and give 110% to whatever I did. It definitely paid off. I earned three degrees, worked for a U.S. Congressman, and then became a Presidential Management Fellow where I worked with some of the most senior government officials at the U.S. Defense…… Continue reading Latinos and PR: A Need for More Inclusion

Advice for Women Wanting to Succeed in Business: Take Risks, Shed Fear of Failure and Change

Five of Chicago‚Äôs top women communication leaders met with students and faculty last week at DePaul University’s College of Communication. At a program hosted by students in the Leadership 2.0 public relations and advertising class, panel members openly talked about double standards, glass ceilings and sexism in the workplace. While the panelists come from diverse…… Continue reading Advice for Women Wanting to Succeed in Business: Take Risks, Shed Fear of Failure and Change