Cooking Up Success

By Alan Hughes and Bridget Mccrea

While other children were out playing sports or raising a ruckus, 6-year-old Carl Redding…

By Alan Hughes

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Don’t Let Scam Artists Trap You

By Donald Jay Korn

When John Cummings decided to become an entrepreneur last year, he had little idea…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Website Makeover

Want to keep customers happy? Make it easy for them to order online.

You may have a small or home-based business, but if your Website is top-notch,…

By Dale Coachman

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Winning On Wall Street

By Caroline V. Clarke

If you want to see Carla Harris do something — anything — just tell…

By Caroline Clarke

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Is Your Career Your Calling?

Reverend And Former Basketball Star Paula McGee Explains The Difference Between What You Do And Who You Are Meant To Be

The Rev. Paula Mcgee first came to national attention as a member of the…

By Paula Mcgee

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Evaluating Your Real Compensation Package

Knowing what you're worth can helpsecure your family's financial future

Only a short time ago, American job hunters sat squarely in the driver’s seat.…

By Sheryl Nance-Nash

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The Resume The Pitch The Close

What you need to know now about finding a job

The economy is bad. Scratch that — it’s in the toilet. As of press…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Tough Times, Tough Choices

In a hardeconomic climate,what are youwilling to doto work?

The sluggish economy turned Steven L. Grevious’ professional life upside down. From the late…

By Laura Egodigwe

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Making More With Less

Winner No. 35 James & Beverly Parks

James and Beverly Parks are coming to terms with a major life change and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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A Lifetime Of Giving

Matel Dawson Jr. Saved so that others could benefit

Matel (Mat) Dawson Jr. has left a wonderful legacy. The retired forklift operator, who…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Downhill Pursuits

Getting your performance gear in order

Successfully navigating the slopes, at any level, takes confidence, skill, and the right gear.…

By Sonia Alleyne

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It’s Not Just The Skiing

Off the slopes, it's about food, ambience, and a great place to stay

While the powder, the bowls, and the crosscountry trails may be exceptional, a number…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Finding The Gap

Q: What is gap insurance? I’ve read that you can get gap insurance…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Protect Your Identity

Prevent bad things from happening to your good name -- and credit line

It was not uncommon for Janice Jackson to receive her neighbor’s mail. When her…

By Lee Anna Jackson

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Free Your Mind…

Q: I am a very determined, energetic, smart African American woman. I really…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Guarding Against The Stress Of Success

Recognize the early signs of burnout -- and take proactive steps to prevent it

Lifestyle coach Cheryl Richardson has noticed a recent phenomenon. Whenever she leads her Life…

By Caroline Clarke

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New Direction

Q: I am a 57-year-old African American who has been downsized from my…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Going Global

International projects give your résumé added value

Clark Broughton, an account executive for the government division of Federal Express, is a regular…

By Linda S. Lawson

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Connecting The Dots

Artist on point with business

As an artist, Kyle S. Lane has often been rejected: a prestigious art institution…

By Sonia Alleyne

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An Official Stamp?

The deal on M.B.A. Certification

When 112,000 newly-minted M.B.A. graduates seek employment this year, they will face the fiercest…

By Linda S. Lawson

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