Slam Dunk!

How billionaire bob johnson is making history as the first african american to acquire an nba basketball franchise

Seven days into the new year, Robert L. Johnson is limping to his place…

By Alan Hughes

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What Is Your M.B.A. Worth?

Is a masters of business administration still the ticket to success?

Sharon Grandberry has been more than happy to aggressively compete for the career she…

By Matthew S. Scott

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Entrepreneurship

Achieving business success today may depend on whereyou locate your business

Just where is the best place to locate your company? These days that question…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan

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Getting It All Together

Jacqueline & Kim Jackson are squashed between their family's finances

Jacqueline Jackson is part of the “sandwich generation,” a generation squeezed between the demands…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Financial Discovery For All

Melvin Carrington Smith Sr. is opening eyes to financial empowerment

With a bright smile, a hearty handshake, and the enthusiasm of 10 people, Melvin…

By Lisa Armstrong

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A Style All Their Own

Spring Fashions From Hot Boutiques

Finding a great boutique in which you can satisfy your personal style goes…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Taken To The Cleaners

Q: I recently switched dry cleaners after a garment came back damaged. Every…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Lasting Impressions

Getting the most wear out of your suit

Tony Collins retired the suits he wore to his corporate job after starting…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Time Out

Getting the best deal on a vacation time-share

In 1988, Marcia Elam-Moore responded to an offer by a marketing agency for a…

By Keisha Anderson

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Go! Ready! Set!

Q: I’ve just turned 30 and I am married with six children. I…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Success Is A Science, Not A Secret

Author David Niven reveals 100 keys to a life of satisfying achievements

What do successful people have in common? What are their secrets, their habits, their…

By Caroline Clarke

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Sounds Of Success

Q: I am a student at a community college. I want to get…

By Sonia Alleyne

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It’s Not Just The Suit …

It's how you wear it

For men, when it comes to suiting up for business, there’s a right way…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Here Come The Suits

Raising the style standard in the office

When paralegal Whitney L. Culbreath learned her law firm was planning to reverse its…

By Laura Egodigwe

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Keep In Contact

Q: I’m a small business owner looking for the simplest, “user-friendly” software to…

By Dale Coachman

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Wireless In Minutes

Looking for a quick, pain-free way to set up a home network? Consider…

By Dale Coachman

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International Appeal

How to make your Website sing in any language

For many people, the Internet has turned shopping into an international experience. With a…

By Tischelle George

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A Less Taxing Alternative

E-filing software can help keep you ahead of the IRS

If you usually slide through the post office door right before it swings shut…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan

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Price Formulas

Q: I want to start a business and I read that small businesses…

By Alan Hughes

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The Right Move

This entrepreneur doesn't regret leaving the corporate world

During his years as head of corporate staffing and relocations for Motorola Inc.,…

By Ann Brown

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Pension Picking

Help your employees boost retirement savings

Business owners who want to offer a retirement plan to their employees might want…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Maximizing Your Trade Show Dollars

Here's how to get the most out of your investment

When Wanda Thomas introduced her new children’s books two years ago, she chose to…

By Bridget McCrea

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Youth Movement

Firm provides research, training for teen programs

Taking the unconventional approach of incorporating youth culture into education modules, Edward DeJesus and…

By Demetria Lucas

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Cashing In A 401(K)?

Q: How do I go about cashing in my investments since I’ve been…

By Matthew S. Scott

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Many Happy Tax Returns

Making these last minute adjustments could save you money

For Dr. Walter Harris, the calendar might say 2003, but he’s still trimming…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Overseas Earnings

The case for international funds is strong, especially given the U.S. market's current woes

In 2002, it seemed as though investors couldn’t find a safe spot on Earth…

By James A. Anderson

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A Cause For Concern

Blacks rate world affairs, economy as top U.S. issues

How would you rate the job that President Bush is doing? Is it…

By Alan Hughes

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CMG’S IPO

The investment-banking arm of Capital Management Group (CMG) Investments L.L.C. (No. 9 on…

By Alan Hughes

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Short On Time

Clock is ticking for national African American museum

A commission chartered by Congress last year to study the creation of a…

By K. Terrell Reed

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Locking Up The Black Vote

"Favorite sons" plan could sway 2004 election

Donna Brazile is looking to show the world the power of the black vote.…

By Joyce Jones

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A Brand New Game

For these athletes, entrepreneurship is the next playing field

Professional athletes spend their lives honing their skills to pit them against others during…

By Alan Hughes

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Talking To Your Kids About Money

Make saving and investing for kids fun, not work! Here's how to help them set short- and long-term goals to become financially self-sufficient.

I think one key is to keep kids knowledgeable but not obsessed with money–to…

By John Bryant

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Naacp Brokers Export Deal

Black farmers to sell goods to Cuban government

A deal brokered with Cuban President Fidel Castro by the NAACP will pave the…

By Cliff Hocker

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