The July 30, 1975, disappearance of labor leader Jimmy Hoffa sparked public fascination because he was an important cog in the nation's economy.
Summer jobs for teens are becoming a thing of the past, but considering these beet farm jobs, maybe we shouldn't romanticize them too much.
Some of the first precedent-setting sexual harassment cases were filed by women who were African-American, working class, or both
P.T. Barnum, born July 5, 1810, was "the first great advertising genius and the greatest publicity exploiter the world has ever known."
Women are more likely to be excluded from key networks, less likely to have had managerial experience, and have fewer mentors to signpost the way forward.
In the 1940s and 50s, a life of business travel represented a sense of freedom for gay men that would have been impossible in earlier decades.
Amid a broader decline of American retail, Sears is struggling. Did changes in its business model over the course of its history doom it to failure?
How changing mores, cultural pressures, and, yes, the jewelry industry made two-ring wedding ceremonies the norm in America.
If private prisons make their profit from criminal society, its goes against business sense to reduce criminality.
Online shopping drastically reduces the significance of physical stores. Where did the physical retail model come from to begin with?