All The News That’s Fit To Transmit

Internet information services deliver personalized news

With the power of the Internet to deliver information, print publications are facing yet…

By MaryAnn Reid

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Power Up Onboard

Laptops are convenient to travel with but keeping batteries charged can be a…

By Ann Brown

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Hotel Surfing

Hate to be far from your e-mail? Some hotels are letting you go…

By Ann Brown

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Dataline … Dataline … Dataline. . . Dataline … Dataline

Attention parents: The Black College Showcase, a national college fair to assist historically…

By Ann Brown

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Shopping For A Diamond

When shopping for a diamond or other fine jewelry there’s more to look…

By Marjorie Whigham-Desir

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Protect Your Identity

More than ever, thieves are out to steal your credit profile. Using a…

By Marjorie Whigham-Desir

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Marketing To Black Travelers

What the travel industry is doing to get your dollars

African American travelers, with an estimated $25 billion in travel spending power, are a…

By Ann Brown

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Great Vacation Values

How to get the most for you vacation dollar

Travel experts agree that the best time to start saving money for your next…

By Brenda Campbell

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10 things you should know before filing bankruptcy

Think bankruptcy is the solution to all of your debt? Here are the pros and cons of filing as well as some alternatives to consider.

Could it be that in 10 short years, the ultimate financial taboo has become…

By Kelly Beamon

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Home Smart Home

Making your home more efficient at the flick of a switch

It’s 6 a.m. and as you lie in bed, the coffee begins to brew,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Changing The Future Of Business

These new technological advances promise quality control and productivity for corporate America. Are they right for your business?

Not since the introduction of the pc in the mid-1970s has technology been poised…

By Marvin V. Greene

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Wired For Success

Increasing the technology in your business could also increase its efficiency and DK: profitability

In 1993, Da Streetz Inc., An Urban Marketing and advertising firm, was a typical…

By Tariq K. Muhammad

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Using Technology To Enhance Your Business

Our second annual summit asks experts to focus on the issues and innovations that can help small companies be more productive and efficient

Technology touches all aspects of society but it’s also affecting business–and the way businesses…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Managing Well Into The Future

Kevin Lofton leads the University of Alabama Hospital through change

When Kevin Eugene Lofton came to the University of Alabama Hospital as CEO and…

By Hal Karp

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Take Your Job Search Online

Not just for techies, cyberspace offersjob leads in a range of professions

The Internet provides access to thousands of jobs, from entry-level to CEO, around the…

By Audrey Arthur

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Preparing For Retirement

Q: I’m 55 and preparing for retirement from my present job, but am…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Job Cuts May Drop In 1997

Despite an 8.5% increase in the number of layoffs last year, that number…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Marriott Names First African American Franchisee

Marriott International has named Bill Deramus its first African American franchisee. Deramus will…

By Yana Ginburg

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Miami Hotel Gets New Life

Second-time around may be the charm for Miami's black-owned hotel

If at first you don’t succeed, try again, could well be the mantra…

By Cliff Hocker

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Before You Pass The Hat…

Taking up a collection in the office may be costly

It may just be a simple school candy drive or a collection for…

By April Robbins

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Is Investing In Index Funds For You?

Don't be fooled--not all these funds are alike

From the outside looking in, running an index fund looks like the investment world’s…

By James A. Anderson

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STOCKPILE

Moore
Many on Wall Street see Canda’s Moore Corp. (NYSE: MCL) as a defensive…

By James A. Anderson

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Ma Bell Goes To War

AT&T is in the middle of the telecommunications free-for-all

What’s an adjective that describes 1996 for AT&T shareholders? Try “turbulent.” Recent legislation has…

By James A. Anderson

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Buy Stocks At The Price You Want

Be fiscally smart when placing orders for securities

Think the stock market looks like a jungle? Do you fear that you…

By James A. Anderson

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WISE WORDS

DEBORAH J. FRAZIER, a senior financial consultant with Merrill Lynch’s Private Client Group…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Your Club In Dollars And Sense

Good record-keeping is vital to a club's longevity

One of the more important tasks of any investment club is record- keeping. Forget…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Doing Taxes On The Web

Electronic filing via the Internet

It was bound to happen. Major financial service brokerages have been filing electronic…

By Tariq K. Muhammad

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The Plug-And-Play Pc

Getting started with computers is a Know Brainer

“Every time I asked a customer what they wanted in a personal computer…

By Tariq K. Muhammad

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All The News That’s Fit To Transmit

Internet information services deliver personalized news

With the power of the Internet to deliver information, print publications are facing yet…

By MaryAnn Reid

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The Scoop On Newsgroups

soc.culture.african.american

The Internet is more than the World Wide
Ever heard of Usenet? If you’re…

By Tariq K. Muhammad

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Building The Perfect Home Office

7 tips for creating a productive work space

Small offices/home offices (SOHO) are becoming increasingly common, their growth fueled by the upsurge…

By Rafiki Cai

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Reduce Office Costs

Free booklet shows how to lower energybills and create a healthier environment

Save hundreds, even thousands of dollars a year by simply rutting energy costs.…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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Timely Business

Black Art Gear combines fine design with quality

An idea for unique wristwatch designs and some black art has turned a…

By Harold Lamar

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A Hair-Raising Success

Smart promotion and marketing providedthe start-up capital for these magazines

Discovering a consumer need and filling it have helped Eddison Bramble and John Pasmore…

By Ann Brown

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Catering Requirements

It takes more than the preparation of a good meal

People tell you that your parties light up the social scene and that…

By Sheryl E. Huggins

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Crafting A Benefits And Policies Plan

The packages and procedures you choose should aid both employer and employee

An employee manual is an invaluable tool that virtually every business owner should use…

By Wendy M. Beech

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Is Private Better?

Cities across the U.S are finding that private suppliers could revitalize faltering government…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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Words In The News

“One of our primary interests at the CBC has to be in the…

By Maxine Waters

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Joining The Inner Circle

Clinton's nominations of Herman and Slatermaintains diversity and rewards loyalty

Four years ago, the process President Clinton used to produce a cabinet that…

By Joyce Jones

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Black Businesses Can Make The Difference

Minority firms must take the lead to lower African American unemployment

The last meeting of the BE Board of Economists ended in an unusual fashion.…

By Thomas Boston

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Driving For Dollars

Nissan venture with the LA Urban League hopes to increase minority franchisees

In an effort to place more African Americans in the driver’s seat, Nissan…

By Dackeyia Q. Simmons

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Entertaining The Inner City

Donzell Starks partners with Cineplex to bring movies to urban Chicago

Who says Magic Johnson has a lock on bringing movies to the inner…

By Joyce Kelly

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