Is Work Getting Painful?

Get a handle on preventing job-related injuries

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) had a novel idea for employers who…

By Noelle C. Collins

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How To Cut Your Homeowner’s Insurance

Safe-proofing your home can save you money

If you are carrying a mortgage, you know that most lenders require that you…

By Noelle C. Collins

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Shopping For A Deal

You can spend a fortune this season--or just look like you did

Shopping is one of the main sources of holiday debt for many americans. Although…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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How To Grow A Ceo

Developing the instincts for running a business starts at a very early age. Here's what the experts say can prepare your child to sit in the CEO's chair.

When children from harlem’s Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship (IYE) had trouble selling the greeting…

By Eleanor D. Branch

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It’s Show Time

Our annual listing of internships can help raise the curtain on a terrific career in show business

Interested in making your living in the entertainment field? It’s an exciting, animated industry…

By Nicole Graves

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Film Noir

Distribution is the key to box-office success. Here's how black filmmakers can capitalize on the existing Hollywood network and some innovative alternatives.

Hav Plenty is a quirky ’90s love story about two 20-somethings in denial about…

By Tariq K. Muhammad

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Turning Melodies Into Royalties

The real revenue in the music business lies in the ownership rights to the hits. Here's how to publish and not perish.

If you are even remotely familiar with popular music these days, you’ve probably heard…

By Shawn E. Rhea

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Hip-Hop Preneurs

A new breed of hungry hip-hop artist are using hit records as a stepping-stone from the recording studio to the boardroom

Los Angeles and Russell Simmons is in cruise control. Motoring down Wilshire Boulevard in…

By Eric L. Smith

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Producing More Than Results

Brett King brings his diverse background to Paramount Television

If you’ve watched any television over the past decade, chances are you’ve seen something…

By Hal Karp

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Don’t Mince Your Words

Deflect racist remarks in the workplace with finesse

Joyce Scott was invited to be the keynote speaker at a seminar on leadership…

By Phaedra Brotherton

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Ease Of Movement

Today, employees are less apprehensive about leaving their jobs than in prior years.…

By Monique R. Brown

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Gordon Bussey Jr.

If you’re considering getting married, it might be wise to think about buying…

By James A. Anderson

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Medical Rx Overseas

You’re abroad and a medical emergency hits. How do you get adequate care?…

By Ann Brown

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Hold The Phone!

Don’t call from the road to the office just yet. Domestically and internationally,…

By Ann Brown

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How To Be A Stress-Free Retiree

The key to retirement is replacing worry with a solid portfolio. Here's how to structure your investments to carry you through the golden years.

Part four of the lifetime investment guide looks at how investors in their 50s…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Taking Undue Credit

Q What do you do when a colleague steals your idea and takes…

By Monique R. Brown

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Don’t Wait To Be Asked

Take the initiative and open doors

Do you duck your boss when he or she requests volunteers? You wouldn’t…

By Monique R. Brown

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Casting The Widest Net

Fresh stats are a must for investors. Here's how to get them on the World Wide Web.

As an investment club member, you have to research potential stock picks before actually…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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NYSE Goes To Decimals

The New York Stock Exchange’s price quote switch will narrow spread for investors
It…

By Angela Acquaye

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The Fund Manager’s Crib Sheet

Share in the reading list that these money managers have used

Financial guidebooks have become something of a cottage industry of late. Gurus and…

By James A. Anderson

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