Jill Priluck

Jill Priluck is a writer living in New York City.

Small Business
Nov. 24 2010 12:43 PMAhead in the CloudAmazon's cloud computing has revolutionized American small business, but can Amazon beat rising competitors?
Small Business
Oct. 18 2010 2:24 PMThe Biotech AdvantageWhy women start biotech firms at higher rates than they start other kinds of high-tech firms.
Small Business
Sept. 22 2010 9:57 AMSmall ChangeWhy the small business jobs bill won't create that many jobs.
Small Business
Aug. 27 2010 3:34 PMBut He Looked Good on PaperOut of necessity, tech startups are changing the way workers are screened and hired.
Small Business
Aug. 13 2010 10:00 AMThe Yogurt ChroniclesSiggi's builds a niche market from an ancient Icelandic recipe.
Small Business
July 30 2010 6:48 PMWelcome to the Little-Guy EconomyRecession has tilted the field toward smaller, flexible firms.
Small Business
July 30 2010 6:29 PMThe Little Shop of DollarsHow small agencies are remaking advertising.
Small Business
Nov. 10 2010 11:41 AMGive Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Entrepreneurs …Why the U.S. needs a new visa for foreigners who want to start businesses here.
Small Business
Oct. 5 2010 11:57 AMLadybug, Ladybug, Fly Away HomeHow an ecology app for sharing nature photos built a community—and became a business.
Small Business
Sept. 10 2010 3:52 PMThe Fairer TechsWhy female technology entrepreneurs are so hard to find.
Small Business
Aug. 19 2010 5:24 PMLeaving Big Law BehindThe many frustrations that cause well-paid lawyers to hang out their own shingles.
Small Business
Aug. 5 2010 11:51 AMByte-Sized BooksDigital publishing levels the playing field for small publishers.
Small Business
July 30 2010 6:40 PMHow a Failed App Became a BusinessA tale of resourcefulness from the little-guy economy.
Small Business
July 30 2010 6:10 PMThe Little Financial Engine That CouldHow boutique investment firms will gain from Wall Street reform.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

The Democrats’ War at Home

How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?

Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking

Animal manure.

Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10

Politics

Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.

How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps

The Ludicrous Claims You’ll Hear at This Company’s “Egg Freezing Parties”

  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
  Business
Buy a Small Business
Oct. 1 2014 11:43 AM “I Didn’t Want to Build the Next Twitter for Cats” Search funds are the quiet, dependable, risk-averse sibling to the startup. 
  Life
The Vault
Oct. 1 2014 10:49 AM James Meredith, Determined to Enroll at Ole Miss, Declares His Purpose in a 1961 Letter
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 1 2014 10:54 AM “I Need a Pair of Pants That Won’t Bore Me to Death” Troy Patterson talks about looking sharp, flat-top fades, and being Slate’s Gentleman Scholar.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 10:44 AM Everyone’s Favorite Bob’s Burgers Character Gets a Remix You Can Dance to
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2014 11:41 AM Study: Narcissists Watch More Porn Online
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 1 2014 7:30 AM Say Hello to Our Quasi-Moon, 2014 OL339
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.