BUSINESS NEWS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2004
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Hurdles remain for women
LUDLOW - A few years ago, the trade show circuit discouraged Lesli Nieberding. Maybe it was the women in swimsuits handing out brochures. Maybe it was the skepticism from potential clients about a pitch coming from a 30-something woman.
Strategies help combat disrespect

Eckberg: Caliper measures workers for success
Forty-one companies in Greater Cincinnati, including Wal-Mart, the Cincinnati Reds, Bobcat Enterprises, Caterpillar, United Rentals and Federal Express have at least one thing in common.

Stock Market Game
The Enquirer presents its winter-spring stock market game.

Business People
Promotions & new on the job.
MORE BUSINESS NEWS
Fairfield company doubles armored Humvee production
FAIRFIELD, Ohio - A company that's produced armored Humvee military vehicles for eleven years has doubled staff and production as the military expands its fleet, company officials said.

Teamwork exercises include drums and dragsters
Arthur Hull calls it the "sneak attack."


SPECIAL COVERAGE
Special Report: P&G's Russian Frontier
In a three-day series, The Enquirer's Cliff Peale reports from Russia on Procter & Gamble's manufucturing and marketing drive there and the implications for Greater Cincinnati.
SUNDAY STORIES:
Booming market bears potential and challenge
It's not like Kroger: 'Stores' make selling a challenge
New economy holds instability and risk
Overseas sales have big impact back home
MONDAY STORIES:
Making cleaning products, two worlds meet
Q&A: Former dancer takes giant leap
TUESDAY STORIES:
Europe teaches lessons about style
Vanity products are a gamble for Procter

Erpenbeck archive
William Erpenbeck Jr. spent a decade building a company that crumbled in months. Once one of the Tristate's biggest home builders, the Erpenbeck Co. succumbed to a bank fraud that affected lenders, subcontractors and home owners. Click here for links to all Enquirer reports.