At-A-Glance Travel Guide

Finally, A Directory For Black Travelers

Anyone who has ventured into an unfamiliar city can testify to the frustration…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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New on the Web

These sites offer useful tips and money-saving features

Day by day, the Internet is becoming more consumer-friendly. A plethora of sites…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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Insider’s Secrets To Buying Antiques

Before you start your collection, find out what the experts know

The prospect of buying antiques can be as daunting as preparing an oral presentation.…

By Joyce Jones

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Alternative Therapy Finally Gets The Nod

Consumer demand is prompting insurance companies to change their ways

B.J. Shelby jokingly calls herself the self the “Bionic Woman.” Painful arthritis left the…

By Karen Gutloff

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You Can Bounce Back!

Get over slumps in your personal and professional life step-by-step

Are you pondering how to get back into the flow of life after…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Romancing in the Caribbean

Whether you're saying "I do" or need a couple's getaway, the islands are ready and waiting

The sun-warmed beaches, crystal clear waters and breathtaking sunsets of the Caribbean are naturally…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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The Changing Face of Nonprofits

Forecasters predict that the nonprofit sector is the wellspring of employment opportunities for tomorrow. Here are the talent and skills needed to give this area heart.

Three years ago, tracy smith, age 28, was a whiz kid on Wall Street…

By Roz Ayres-Williams

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Deregulation: Bonanza Or Bust?

The Telecommunications Act of 1996 vowed to break up communications monopolies and spark competition. Here's how you can take advantage of a multibillion dollar industry.

For the savvy small entrepreneur who can strategically position his or her company to…

By Wendy M. Beech

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A Kinder, Gentler Supervising Style

It takes balance--not brawn--to manage a winning team

Do you lead with an iron fist? Do you cut off employees in…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Do You Hear What I Hear?

Communication is key to a productive work environment

“You’re not listening to me!” Truth be told, most people are either good…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Maximum Protection Insurance

The time to increase your homeowner's policy may come sooner than you think

Madelyn flannagan got the shock of her life in two installments. The first came…

By Laura Washington

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World Class Learning

More African Americans are getting advanced degrees overseas. Here's a snapshot view on how to make the most of it.

Imagine jaunting past double-decker buses and looking right instead of left as you cross…

By Cassandra Hayes

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BARDEN’S Excellent Adventure

Intrepid entrepreneur Don Barden teams up with General Motors to conquer the Namibian auto market. Can he triumph over stiff tariffs and tough labor issues?

It was only a matter of time before North America became a bit too…

By Eric L. Smith

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Casting Your Net Abroad

Black Americans are leaving the U.S. to start businesses overseas. Here's what you'll need to launch your enterprise on foreign shores.

Now more than ever, african Americans are realizing that a world of business opportunities…

By Valerie Lynn Gray

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ON THE MOVE

Tanya Peebles has been promoted to vice president in the Los Angeles office…

By Black Enterprise

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The Journey Of An Artist

How Kimberly Camp came to lead the world's largest African American museum

Kimberly Camp sold her first painting when she was 12. In the years that…

By Hal Karp

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Pulling A Rabbit Out Of A Hat

How to reward employees when a raise isn't possible

One of your employees has just helped you complete a challenging and highly visible…

By Phaedra Brotherton

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Performance Issues

Q : What do I do if I get a poor performance appraisal?
A:…

By Monique R. Brown

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A Financial Switch

With flexible work schedules becoming increasingly more appealing, many financial executives say that…

By Cassandra Hayes

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Didn’t Know I Had It In Me

Turn life experience into a career opportunity

Whoever said that you need to have a job in order to get…

By Cassandra Hayes

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