Chris Penttila is a Washington, DC-based freelance journalist who covers workplace issues on her blog, Workplacediva.blogspot.com.
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Prepare your business for the outbreak of bird flu or any other possible pandemic before you're really in trouble.
Should you eliminate health coverage entirely or limit it to a few key employees?
Are more features what your customers really want? Try to make your product do too much, and it may end up doing nothing at all.
What was that awesome thing you did for that one project last year? Don't know? You need to start keeping a project archive.
The EEOC just passed a milestone, but we're still striving for workplace equality.
For one international entrepreneur, giving back is just part of smart business.
Creating accessories for a hot-selling product line can be the path to quick riches, but it's also a very risky business.
Can holding your tongue help you gain big-name clients?
Where is the SMB revolution?
The trend in boardrooms is to nix a seat--COO.
Would you consider banning little ones from your location?
To truly unlock your employees' talents, you need to understand who they are and what roles best suit them.