Obesity in black women

According to the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, half of all…

By Monique R. Brown

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Is Booking Over the Web Worth the Trip

A look at how online travel websites measure up

Jim Shelton flies back and forth between Los Angeles and Atlanta once a month…

By Ann Brown

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Revenge Of The Value Investors

With surgical precision, conservative fund managers have carved out the best stocks from the body financial.

Imagine the high school chess whiz tripping up the football team’s brawny captain. Or…

By James A. Anderson

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Tailor-made Coverage

Here's how you can insure your life insurance is the proper fit for you

Dr. Reginald Buford and his wife, Dr. Deena Buford, have experienced the kind of…

By Donald Jay Korn

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The Mother of All Balancing Acts

You don't have to choose between a briefcase and a diaper bag. Here are proven strategies toward a more rewarding work and family life.

After glancing at the kitchen clock for the third time, Coleen Kelley shouts up…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Working the Web

Learn how the Internet can benefit your business

Microsoft’s Bill Gates has been quoted as saying that any business that doesn’t have…

By Deidra-Ann Parrish

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Business Consultants Abroad

Entrepreneurs act as middlemen in assisting others with overseas business affairs

During a 1991 business trip to Tokyo, Kathryn D. Leary says she fell in…

By Gerda Gallop-Goodman

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Get Financing Now

These resources can help you find the money you need to start-and grow-your enterprise

Black women entrepreneurs have been on a roll. Between 1987 and 1996, the number…

By Phaedra Brotherton

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An Office Of Her Own

Black women have proven themselves a force to be reckoned with in the world of business. But is the best yet to come?

Over 70 years ago, black intellectual leader and scholar W.E.B. Du Bois said, "The…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Traveling with the euro

At the beginning of this year, the European Union’s monetary system changed forever.…

By Ann Brown

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Ensuring the proper fit

Finding the right dentist is more than luck; it takes investigation

Edward Jenkins, 45, shot out of bed with pain roaring from his molars, aching…

By Tanisha A. Sykes

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Check out an inexpensive flying option

Choose courier travel for big savings on overseas flights

Ready for the world? If so, flying courier will enable you to see foreign…

By David Kaufman

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Build a precious collection

Take a look at the Black Heritage series of U.S. postage stamps

Even if you’re not a philatelist (pronounced fee-late-tul-ist, a.k.a. stamp collector), you probably already…

By Sonja Mack

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A study date

Making one with yourself daily will help keep you on the path to success

The successful person will make the time to do what’s important. This includes…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Time’s a-wasting

Stop procrastinating and get back to work

Don’t put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” It’s an adage…

By Terri P. Guess

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Positive vibrations

Get a musical dose of motivation

When was the last time you heard a song that made you want…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Singing the workplace blues

Use these tips to combat those feelings

Been in a funk at work lately? Not quite feeling like yourself? In…

By Sonja Mack

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Making the right moves

Jerri DeVard's career is jumping-literally

Most people wouldn’t dare leap for a job in an industry in which they…

By Robyn D. Clarke

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Getting carried away

Avoid taking on the problems of the entire office

You regularly rearrange your already tight schedule, take work home and stay late at…

By Tanisha A. Sykes

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Making the switch

I like the company I work for, but I'm tired of my position. Should I leave?

“Leaving should always be your last option,” says John Black, president of J.…

By Nicole Graves

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