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Recruiter Roundtable

Top recruiting execs at IBM, Target, and Boston Consulting Group discuss entry-level recruiting and hiring in today’s tough economy.

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Protect Pregnant Workers

With pregnancy-discrimination claims against U.S. employers at record highs, pregnant workers need additional legal protection from bias. Pro or con?


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Outsourcing the Drug Industry

U.S. giants are rushing to partner with Indian and Chinese companies—tapping their brainpower and saving millions of dollars in the search for breakthrough treatments


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Reader Mary Bujold Writes

"Paralympians struggle for recognition as athletes first. Kudos to BusinessWeek and the corporations who recognize these athletes."


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What's Hobbling the IRS?

When workers have civil service job security, managers have no means to motivate