N&O Career Articles

Employers who look beyond disabilities find dedicated workers

Nearly a decade ago, Marine Lance Cpl. Kyle Anderson, a can-do guy out of suburban St. Paul, Minn., who was a state high school wrestling champion, was decorated for pulling a wounded buddy out of the line of fire in Iraq.

Updated: Sep. 23, 2014 8:09 AM | Full Story

At 88, billionaire inventor Alfred Mann's motivated by more than money

Many executives would have given up after sinking a decade and $1 billion into an unsalable product.

Updated: Sep. 23, 2014 8:09 AM | Full Story

At auto showrooms, high-end is now in

For Austin, Texas, the August gathering was a fairly typical party scene: More than 700 guests coming together to celebrate the summer, enjoying food, drinks and music by a local band.

Updated: Sep. 19, 2014 8:07 AM | Full Story

Entrepreneur, activist Sina Khanifar on digital copyright reform

When the Librarian of Congress reversed course and banned the unlocking of cellphones two years ago, Sina Khanifar took it as almost a personal affront.

Updated: Sep. 17, 2014 8:18 AM | Full Story