Leveraging Our Conference Dollars

African Americans are the convention industry's biggest customers–to the tune of $5.6 billion. it's time we flexed our collective muscle and cashed in on some benefits

Before the National Baptist Convention books a city to hold its annual session, the…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Music Masters

A new generationof rap mogulsis making the industry Dance to a different Beat: ownership

So So Def Recordings Ceo Jermaine Dupri has been cranking out chart-toppers from his…

By Shawn E. Rhea

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Top Guns

They are sky-high achievers.Their objective: not to be the first black or the only woman, but to be the best–period.

They are fighting fires and fighting wars, uncovering beauty and unearthing science. Their accomplishments…

By Sonia Alleyne

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At Ease Sergeant!

Winner #30 Cynthia Hines

For most of her adult life, Cynthia Hines served in the U.S. Army. Discharged…

By Donald Jay Korn

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A Net Worthy Cause

African American Strategic Planning Groupstriving to change the community through Education

First, Some Good News. The 2002 Ariel Mutual Funds/ Charles Schwab & Co. Inc.…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Tie Breaker

At the turn of the century it was the rave. By the early…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Poster Child

Clothing designer collects vintage box office ads

Rich, illustrious, and vibrant is how Ron Finley describes the old black movie posters…

By Sonia Alleyne

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An Aspirin A Day?

Q: For several years, I’ve been hearing about how taking an aspirin a…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Right-Priced Remedies

Ways to save money and stay healthy

Healthcare can cost you — even if you’re insured. A number of plans…

By Christina Morgan

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Stressed Out?

Use these problem fixers and relax

Do you know what stresses you out? If you don’t, you need to find…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Healthy Choices

Rx at your fingertips -- for free

Learn to decipher “medspeak,” or read up on alternative medicine. On www.healthfinder.gov, you…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Commercial Medicine

Black doctors say drug ads may not be a bad thing

“If you came into a physician’s office with an ad for a drug you…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Top Motivators

Q: In your opinion, what are the top five motivational books ever written…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Make It Happen

I’m often disturbed by the notion of the so-called glass ceiling, but you…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Write The Script For Your Life

Bishop T.D. Jakes cautions us on what we miss when we settle for predictable…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Who’s Watching Me?

Q: Since Sept. 11 there’s been a lot of talk about facial-recognition technology.…

By Dale Coachman

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Nowhere To Hide

EnCase unearths hidden data

At the end of the movie Deliverance, the three main characters return from…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan

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Calling For Backup

Maxtor taps Eric Kelly to head new storage group

Information is growing faster than most businesses can keep pace. And unless you want…

By Jean A. Williams

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The Ghost Of Information Past

Think deleted data from your PC is gone for good? Think again.

When businesses use technology to resurrect lost computer data, they call it “rescue” or…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan

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Going Clubbing

Q: I have read that no matter how bad the economy, people still…

By Alan Hughes

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