How to Survive Life After Graduation

Navigating your way through your early 20s can be difficult and frustrating and sometimes the best way to handle day to day situations is having the ability to laugh at yourself. I came across Jen Glantz’s blog The Things I Learned From and found her stories to be a good reminder that we should all

Get Goofy with Blogger and #LYD Star Jessica Manuszak

Having the ability to stay true to yourself is something that is hard to do especially with all the transitions in our late teens and early 20s. After graduation, we want to compare ourselves to our peers’ accomplishments, instead of acknowledging our own. I still find myself looking on social media comparing myself to others,

Join us for a Girls Night Out and Support 1000 Dreams!

At UChic we work hard. But we have a whole lot of fun doing it. Especially when that good time can help fund awesome young women! Next week in our hometown of Kansas City, join us for a night of fun and philanthropy while enjoying complimentary food and drink on March 10, at HMK on

The Roundup: Jessica Lawlor #LYD Star Twitter Chat

Our #LYD Star and gutsy gal Jessica Lawlor joined us for a twitter chat last week. If you still don’t know Jessica you should. She is a writer, blogger, speaker and that someone who will guide you out of your comfort zone. We were so pleased to have a spectacular turnout with very thoughtful questions and inspiring answers.

What are Twitter Chats? (Interview with Social Media Manager Lauren D.)

We started our #LYD (Live Your Dream) Star interview series over a year ago. Through these interviews we have met and introduced women  who are dreaming, doing and creating change around the world. This year, in 2015, we plan on launching a Twitter Chat series with some of these #LYD women. So, we thought this week

5 Tips to Find Scholarships

With college and university tuitions ranging from $10,000 to $70,000 per year, college is expensive. Scholarships offered through college or university admissions are scarce, and sometimes you may not even know the qualifications or requirements to be offered one. And looking for outside scholarships online can get overwhelming, confusing, and some may not even seem

Become a Chicster Ambassador | Apply today!

Today we are proud to announce the launch of our Chicster Ambassador Program – our company’s FIRST-EVER ambassador program!   Do you DREAM BIG? We do too! If you are looking for real-world work experience,  an opportunity to make a big difference and a community of people that can help you reach your goals, then

Women to Watch in 2015

As we start a new year, oftentimes we look to aspire to become someone or something new. Embody a new persona, a new mantra that will not only inspire us but drive us to be better. With all this newfound (and yes, sometimes short-lived) introspection, take a look at four ladies who are already nailing

50 Websites College Students Should Know About

There are a plethora of websites nowadays, and it is hard to stay current with which websites are beneficial and which websites are really just a waste of time. I have organized the websites into several categories to help you navigate. You may find a website you need to start using pronto. And it may

Live Your Dreams (LYD) Star: Robin Lorenson

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. Robin Lorenson is a storm chaser currently living in Kansas City, Missouri. She has documented thousands of storms across the nation through her video and photography.  1.