WannaCry & Network Security: Be Proactive!

WannaCry & Network Security: Be Proactive!

A hacker group steals and publishes cyber weapons from a U.S. spy agency, and a ransomware attack breaches network security all over the world. Then a 22-year-old computer wiz who still lives with his parents thwarts the attack. It reads like the plot to a...
Salary History Off Limits in NYC Hiring

Salary History Off Limits in NYC Hiring

New York City has joined a growing number of cities and states passing employment laws restricting questions about pay history during the hiring process. The new law is part of a larger effort to address gender pay inequality in the workplace. Here’s an overview of...
Easing the Burden on Entrepreneurs

Easing the Burden on Entrepreneurs

Any small-business owner will tell you that entrepreneurship is difficult, especially when competing against larger companies. Easing the burden on entrepreneurs is essential to becoming and remaining competitive. But how do you do that? The Burden on Entrepreneurs...
Why Entrepreneurship Is Declining

Why Entrepreneurship Is Declining

American entrepreneurship is in decline, according to the majority of the metrics used to measure it. But why? It’s a difficult thing to measure the decline in entrepreneurship, let alone find reasons for it. But there are a number of possible factors. Big Trees...
Is Entrepreneurship in Decline?

Is Entrepreneurship in Decline?

Measuring entrepreneurship is a more complicated endeavor than it may first appear. Is American entrepreneurship in decline? Data shows that there are fewer startups, which suggests that it is. However, that isn’t the whole picture. Fewer Startups If new jobs are an...
When Co-Employment Isn’t Enough

When Co-Employment Isn’t Enough

Co-employment frees business owners from administrative tasks so they can concentrate on the actual work of their business. But what happens when co-employment isn’t enough? Often, business owners find themselves contracting out to a web of service providers. However,...