Chris Penttila

Chris Penttila is a Washington, DC-based freelance journalist who covers workplace issues on her blog, Workplacediva.blogspot.com.

Keep Up!

Your business is improving its offerings--and that's a good thing. The problem is, your customers don't always see it that way.

Play It Safe

Protect your business information when you subcontract.

Off the Clock

Flexibility is the workstyle of the future.
Growth Strategies

Time Out

Never enough time? Practice these simple time management techniques, and get your life back in control.

Mind Your Money

Get a handle on expense reports.

Bring On the Night

If your best work happens in the wee hours, you're not alone.
Leadership

Time Out

Never enough time? Practice these simple time management techniques, and get your life back in control.
Growth Strategies

It's Easy Being Green

There are more ways than ever for your business to save energy, money and the environment.

Values Added

Can you grow your socially responsible company while staying true to your values? Sure, just use your natural resourcefulness.
Marketing

The Baby Boomers Are Coming

The boomers are coming. Can you help your city prepare?
Growth Strategies

Will a Computer Take Over Your Job?

Soon, it may be a computer calling the shots.
Growth Strategies

5 Big Biz Think Tank Techniques

Larger companies are using innovation centers to encourage and implement new ideas. What can you learn from their tactics?
Growth Strategies

Keep the Peace in Your Company

Getting your company's departments to work in harmony is sometimes a battle, but you can keep discord from reigning supreme.

More Than a Game

How to use video games in training programs.
Growth Strategies

Are You Suffering From Information Overload?

You have the data at your fingertips, so why is making business decisions so hard? It could be information overload.