So You Want To Be Published?

The market for black writers is hotter than ever. Here's your guide to landing your first book deal.

For six years, writer Walter Mosley has enjoyed a successful relationship with his publisher, W.W.…

By Shawn E. Rhea

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Not Your Average 9 To 5

These individuals have found professional and personalfulfillment in jobs most people only dream about

When it comes to carving out a career. African Americans have never had the…

By Caroline Clarke

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Job Feast Or Famine?

Unemployment rates are down, job creation is up. In the wake of an election year, job prospects always look good, but is this the calm before the storm? What career opportunities really lie ahead?

The good news came as no surprise. By election day, the Dow Jones was…

By Keisha Anderson

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Go For It!

If working is making you feel as though you want to turn in your resignation, you're not alone. Draw inspiration from these busy professionals, who took time off to relax, reassess and find new meaning in their lives.

Bailing out from the workday world can be exhilarating–and hair- raising. Throwing caution to…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Free M.B.A.

In an effort to increase the number of African American in business school,…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Internships With World Vision

After television shows like Melrose Place and Moesha become hits, they go through…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Tracking The Market

Name: Kendra Hatcher
Occupation: Account planner (market researcher)
Job Description: Collect and analyze demographic information…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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Build Alliances On The Slopes

The National Brotherhood of Skiers will hold its 1997 Summit from February 22-March…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Share And Share Alike

College career placement offices, even if not atyour alma mater, provide great job resources

Your job search is in full swing and you’d like to use the career…

By Audrey Arthur

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Be Discreet

Q: When conducting a job search without your employer’s knowledge, what are some…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Marketing: The Route To The Top

The best route to the top of the corporate ladder begins in marketing.…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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Lift Those Spirits

Spot the telltale signs of a demoralized staff

History has proven that as employers continue to find ways to increase productivity…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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The Investor’s Passport

ADRs provide you access to companies abroad

Go global. It’s the rallying cry that the entire investment community has adopted of…

By James A. Anderson

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Winning Over Converts

Convertible bond funds can be a prudent entry into an uncertain market

Maybe you suffered a touch of acrophobia, a fear of heights, once the Dow…

By James A. Anderson

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STOCKPILE

John Miller, vice president of research for Ariel Capital Management (312-726-0140), thinks Wall…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Awaiting A Suitor

Merger wave bypasses Jersey thrift

You might call it a shotgun courtship, and certainly not the type of…

By James A. Anderson

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A Measure For Market Jitters

Are you a nervous investor? Then know your beta.

Are you prone to nail-biting fits over the stocks you own? Do market…

By James A. Anderson

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WISE WORDS

Charles Self III, senior vice president of LaSalle Street Capital Management Ltd. (312-220-7598),…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Meeting Of The Minds

Here are some helpful hints on how to run yourmonthly meetings effectively and smoothly

Your investment club is a business and should be run like one. Anyone who…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Cyber-Bration Of Black History Month

Taste African American culture on the Web

The online world mirrors the real world in ever increasing ways. Online malls, publications,…

By Rafiki Cai

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