A Plane Of Your Own

A corporare jet may be one solution to costly business travel. While a…

By Ann Brown

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Dataline… Dataline… Dataline… Dataline… Dataline

The Riverwalk Blues Festival takes place November 7- 9 at Fort Lauderdale’s Bubier…

By Ann Brown

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New Tune For Reggae Sunsplash

Concert event moves to Ocho Rios from August's heat to February's cool

For nearly 20 years, the venerable Bob Marley has been remembered and celebrated at…

By Noelle C. Collins

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Atlanta After Hours

When it's time to retire your business cares, soak up 'Hotlanta'

The city of Atlanta, known affectionately as the "Big Peach," is a mecca for black…

By Dari Giles

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The Big Boomer Theory

The baby boom generation has had a long time to accumulate wealth and income. Now it's time for them to reevaluate their portfolios.

Part three of the lifetime investment Guide looks at how baby boomers in their…

By Judith Aidoo

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Look Before You Lease

How you search for a business location can spell success or failure. Here's the scoop on negotiating a deal that won't foil your firm

Real estate professionals often say the three most important factors in choosing a business…

By Wendy M. Beech

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12 Keys To Landing The Big Contract

With the right product, service attitude and approach, you can win a coveted corporate contract

It’s relatively easy not to win corporate business.
Just try a few of these tactics:…

By Roz Ayres-Williams

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Growing Stronger Together

Large white-owned businesses are forming alliances in growing numbers through short-term ventures to…

By Bevolyn Williams-Harold

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Is 8(A) Doing The Two-Step?

Proposed changes to the SBA program would expand to include white business owners

The Small Business Administration recently announced proposed changes to the 8(a) minority procurement program…

By Joyce Jones

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Last Call!

Defense Department sounds an alarm for minority businesses

The Department of Defense (DOD) is rapidly approaching a deadline which requires all…

By Joyce Jones

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New Legal Eagle For State Department

David Andrews appointed as top gun

As the top legal advisor in the State Department, David R. Andrews holds…

By Cliff Hocker

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Beaming Up A Nue View

New firm creates film and TV shows for urban audience

Taking advantage of the influence urban culture is having on media, Dennis J.…

By Ann Brown

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Equity Fund Targets Southern Africa

New Africa Advisers establishes new$120 million pool to invest overseas

A newly formed $120 million equity fund, New Africa Opportunity has been established…

By Nicole Lewis

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Going — Going — Gone!

Technology firm Sylvest Management is sold

When a successful black-owned company suddenly puts itself on the auction block, many…

By Joyce Jones

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Getting A Bigger Slice Of The Pie

Black-owned food chain buys Pizza Hut franchises

Milwaukee-based V&J Foods Inc., a BE 100s company, has acquired an even larger…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Holiday Travel Madness

Holiday travel can be nerve-racking, but you can avoid the madness. Here are…

By Ann Brown

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Business On A Shoestring

Survival tips for the financially strapped

For the aspiring or fledgling entrepreneur, reading Kimberly Stansell’s Bootstrapper’s Success Secrets: 151…

By Sheryl E. Huggins

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A Peak Performer

Rock climbing gym owner reaches new heights in fitness

Azemar King is climbing the mountain of success — literally. Owner of Climb-Max!!!,…

By Lloyd Gite

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Helping Hands

Diversity turns temporary agency's part- time placements into full-time profits

When Stephanie Tyler learned how many employers used temporary help to satisfy their…

By Melba Newsome

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Calling All Entrepreneurs

The Home Shopping Network wants to help you sell your products

Attention all inventors, entrepreneurs, vendors and manufacturers. If you’ve ever dreamed of the…

By Wendy M. Beech

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