Ellen Paris

30 Recent Stories

Hiring Center

Using Fliers to Attract Potential Employees

Reach potential employees any way you can.
Time Management and Organization

Board Yet?

Get directorial advice without building a boardroom.

SATs At Work

Hate grilling candidates for the job? Give testing a try.
Managing Employees

Banished Inquisition

Is it time to do away with yearly employee reviews?
Hiring Center

Do You Speak Swahili?

Tailor each employment application to the specific job.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Go, Go Power Savers

How to lower your energy bills
Entrepreneur Magazine


Spotting e-business red flags
Entrepreneur Magazine

Roll With The Punches

Trouble and strife-just how well do you handle them?
Managing Employees

Fit For Work

Everyone wins with health promotion programs.

Relief Wanted

Hiring a CEO could save your business.

"A" For Attitude

Does yours make the grade?
Entrepreneur Magazine

On The Dol

Unemployment for newborns
Entrepreneur Magazine

Found It!

Looking for a UPS package? Whip out your trusty PDA.
Motivation and Retention

Silent Partners

How to help your office wallflowers blossom
Entrepreneur Magazine


What all those fancy-schmancy tech certificates really mean
Entrepreneur Magazine

Animating Your Business

A real "Mickey Mouse" B school
Entrepreneur Magazine

I See You. . .

Fight high-tech thieves with high-tech weapons
Entrepreneur Magazine

Keep It Goin'

Don't let high interest rates squelch your growth plans.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Loser Laws

It's high time Congress got rid of some old-time legislation.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Meet Me At The PC

Gather round the table . . . err, monitor.
Hiring Center

Drop The Bomb

Don't blow up chances at your best applicants with job acceptance deadlines.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Friends In Their Court

Providing low-cost legal assistance to your workers
Entrepreneur Magazine

How To Net Vets

Get first crack at skilled military vets before they hit the civilian labor market.

Sam I Am

I will not tax you on the Net. I will not tax you. . .wanna bet? Our favorite uncle continues to ponder Internet taxation--and the debate rages on.
Motivation and Retention

A Reason to Stay

Incentives provide the "golden handcuffs" that keep employees from getting away.
Employment Law

Down And Out

Deny a pink-slipped manager a chance to be "bumped down," and you could get in trouble.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Free Lunch

Don't underestimate the value of free food when seeking employees.
Entrepreneur Magazine


Your first assignment: Let employees telecommute.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Office Faux

Most-imitated labels in 2000: Channel, DKNY.and Xerox?
Employment Law

Newbie Rules

Do you know your state's requirements for reporting new hires?

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