Ellen Paris

Growth Strategies

Under Lock And Key

Employees know secrets their former bosses don't want them sharing.

Multi-Racing

Census 2000 could make EEOC compliance more difficult.

When Dust Attacks

Workplace-related asthma is nothing to wheeze at.
Growth Strategies

Biz-Wreckers

Stop disgruntled employees from destroying your business.

Talent Scout

When recruiting, look to merger survivors-not their laid-off brethren.

A Franchise of Her Own

Meet a few exceptions to the rule that women just don't do franchising--and why don't they anyway?

Book It

Need great employees? Run-don't walk-to your nearest school.
Growth Strategies

Mean Mail

You got someone else's mail-and it says you're a meathead.
Starting a Business

It's a Secret

So keep it that way--protect your proprietary information.
Growth Strategies

Poor Health

If you're waiting on the government or anyone else to do something about the rising costs of health benefits, face facts: If you want costs cut right, you have to cut them yourself.

Desperate Times

...do not call for desperate measures--pick employees carefully.

A Woman's Wage

...is three quarters a man's wage--and Uncle Sam says that ain't right.

Checking IDs

What's in Mom's maiden name? Big bucks for crooks

Loud And Clear

Small and inconsequential as you may think you are, your voice can be heard in Washington.

WKR-Small Business

On the nation's radios, entrepreneurs are finally in the spotlight.