Day 40

In his weekly address, Obama defends his budget proposal, stressing the importance of fiscal responsibility,…

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Weekly Address: Budget

Two years ago, we set out on a journey to change the way that…

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Tips to a Wedding on a Budget

Great tips to a beautiful wedding on a budget, with Andre’ Wells of Events by…

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Women and Money, Pt. 3

Lori Anne Douglass, Partner, Moses and Singer, explains the importance of proper estate and financial…

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Rilous Carter

As the first African American Vice-President of Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Rilous Carter manages 4,000 employees…

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NAACP- The 100th Anniversary: Interview with Benjamin Jealous

A discussion with President & CEO Benjamin Jealous about the 100th anniversary of the history…

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Pullman Porters: Ambassadors of Railroad’s Golden Era

Distinguished black men made train travel a classy affair

Pullman porters, who wore dignified uniforms, traveled cross country, and met celebrities and dignitaries, seemed…

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Obama Holds First Meeting with Black Lawmakers

Congressional Black Caucus discusses community issues

The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) held its first meeting at the White House with President…

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Day 39

Obama thanks troops at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina for their their service and pledged…

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Johnnetta B. Cole to Lead National Museum of African Art

Former Spelman College president to spearhead fundraising

Johnnetta B. Cole, renowned scholar and trailblazer in education, was named director of the Smithsonian’s…

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Warmed-over Myths of Black Wealth

Newsflash from CNBC's NEWBOs: If you're black and can't rap or play ball, forget about making it in America.

It’s 2009 and a black man is President of the United States of America. So…

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Making Good on Collections

Resolve customers' debt without loss of time, money

Bad debts should be rare, but sometimes even the most well-meaning customers don’t satisfy their…

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Amsterdam News’ Wilbert A. Tatum Dies

Leading African American journalist leaves great legacy

Wilbert A. Tatum, publisher emeritus, CEO, and chairman of the board of the New York…

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Day 38

Obama unveils his FY 2010 budget outline, which called for a staggering $3.55 trillion in…

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The Cutting Edge: Tax Tips for Small Businesses: Part 2

Noting donated equipment, accurate estimates is key

In my last blog post, “Tax Tips for Small Businesses,” I listed a few tax…

By Renita Burns

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Survey Finds Disconnect Between Beliefs and Financial Planning for Blacks

Though optimistic, many aren't proactive

Released today, the Nationwide Insurance and Tavis Smiley Consumer Survey identified disturbing trends behind what…

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Day 37

Obama named his third nominee for Commerce secretary, former Washington Gov. Gary Locke.
The president also…

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Eliminating Red Flags on Your Tax Return

Avoid the pitfalls of insufficient preparation, documentation

Getting audited is probably not on your list of goals for this year. However, if…

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The Cutting Edge: Tax Tips for Small Businesses: Part 1

Avoiding an audit is especially vital in difficult economic climate

“Small business owners and entrepreneurs really get focused on products and services, and don’t spend…

By Renita Burns

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GOP Response: ‘Americans Can Do Anything’

Governor Bobby Jindal’s Republican Address: “Americans Can Do Anything”
“Good evening.  I’m Bobby Jindal, Governor…

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Transcript: Obama’s Congressional Address

Remarks of President Barack Obama’s Address to Joint Session of Congress
Madame Speaker, Mr. Vice…

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Republican Gov. Jindal’s Take on Obama’s Speech

Though President Barack Obama hasn’t released his economic speech, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal…

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Obama Vows ‘We Will Rebuild’ America

President Barack Obama delivered his first speech to a joint session of Congress. While it…

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Duke Ellington Honored on D.C. Quarter

Jazz great depicted on U.S. coin

Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington has done something that no other African American has ever done.…

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Day 36

Obama made his first joint address to Congress. The president said said it was time…

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More Minorities in C-Suite Is Good for Business

Inaccurate perception of capabilities challenges growth

Though it seems like a stretch to compare the job of a CEO to that…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Up the Ante on Your Web Presence

Options to improve your search engine rankings

They may have millions of pages at their fingertips, but people surfing the Web usually…

By Bridget McCrea

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Q&A: Fiscal Summit

President Barack Obama discussed the economy during the Fiscal Responsibility Summit. (Source: White House)
Remarks by…

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Fiscal Responsibility Summit Remarks

Remarks by the President and the Vice President at Opening of Fiscal Responsibility Summit
Vice…

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Day 35

Obama addressed the National Governors Association and announced that Biden would supervise implementation of the…

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Black America’s Answer to Recession: Practicality and Prudence

Black Enterprises exclusive survey reveals how youre handling the economic downturn

Our question: How are you doing? To find the answer, we posted a “Financial Crisis…

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Black Icons in Science

Molecular biologist Reginald Smith talks stem cell research, becoming a thought leader

Reginald Smith, molecular biologist at General Electric, is the lead scientist on a cell technology…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Obama Lends Cities A Helping Hand, Warns Against Waste

Mayors voice concern about funds distribution, federal-local relationships

In many ways, the nation’s mayors may feel the hardest hit by the current state…

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Day 34

The Obamas hosted their first black-tie dinner with the nation’s governors.
The first lady hosted…

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Day 33

In his weekly address, Obama told taxpayers that effective April 1, they would begin to…

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Weekly Address: Tax Cuts

Earlier this week, I signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act —…

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Tyler Perry’s Madea Goes to Jail Pt. 1

Actor and Director Tyler Perry discusses his career and the challenges of making successful movies.

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Tyler Perry’s Madea Goes to Jail Pt. 2

Actor and Director Tyler Perry discusses his career and the challenges of making successful movies.

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Day 32

Obama and Biden met with a group of mayors from across the country to discuss…

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Post Issues ‘Apology’ Over Racist Cartoon

The New York Post did something it rarely does. The paper apologized for running Sean…

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Tech Talk with IBM’s Elite

How Ajamu Wesley turned his passion for computers into a booming career

Ajamu Wesley’s calling was made clear early in life, when at the age of eight…

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New York Fashion Week: Thursday’s Picks

Ports 1961

Ports 1961 designer Tia Cibani channeled the past of India’s Nughal Dynasty for her…

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Get the CEO Look Without a CEO’s Budget

Maintain professional style while not emptying your pockets

With many corporations, law offices, and other industries adhering to a business or business casual…

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New York Fashion Week: Wednesday’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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Day 31

President Obama made his first overseas trip, to Canada, where he met with Governor General…

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Top African Americans in Technology

Donya Douglas on her love of the sciences

Over the next few days BlackEnterprise.com will introduce to you three digeratis who are reshaping…

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New York Fashion Week: Tuesday’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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Cancer Deaths Decrease for Blacks but Disparities Persist

Report finds that some, not all, cancer screenings could prevent disease

Despite a reduction in cancer death rates, African Americans continue to be diagnosed at more…

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Getting More for Your Muni

Normally, municipal bonds are good deals for investors in high tax brackets, but they’re not…

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NY Post’s Ape Cartoon More Than Harmless Satire

Racist cartoon depicts monkey as author of stimulus bill

The New York Post and Sean Delonas have done it again. This time, Delonas, who…

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Day 30

Obama traveled to Phoenix, Arizona, to unveil his plan to help homeowners facing foreclosure. The…

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The Cutting Edge: Don’t Get Taken By Your Tax Preparer

Diligence could save you trouble and money

We’re in the heat of tax season and if you haven’t filed yet, a bigger…

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BEing Green: Put Your Old PC to Good Use

Ways to properly dispose of your computer

Has your computer overstayed its welcome? According to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, more than…

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Day 29

Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act during a ceremony at the…

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Obama Signs Stimulus Bill Into Law

Sweeping Package Aims to Jumpstart Economy

President Barack Obama is travelling to Denver, Colorado, today to sign the American Recovery and…

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Disney Unveils Its First Black Princess

Anika Noni Rose plays Tiana, a royal entrepreneur

Playing princess is something shared by little girls around the world. But until recently, the…

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New York Fashion Week: Monday’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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New York Fashion Week: Sunday’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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Day 28

Obama decides not to appoint a car czar, instead he tapped Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner…

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Women of Power: Envisioning the Bigger Picture

Motivational speaker and author Lisa Nichols’ presence speaks louder than words. It’s as if…

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Women of Power: Negotiation Know-How

Within the first hours of his official presidency, President Barack Obama signed into…

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Day 27

White House officials appeared to backtrack slightly on the administration’s promise to limit executive bonuses…

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New York Fashion Week: Saturday’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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New York Fashion Week: First Day’s Picks

Hot looks for the office from the Fall 2009 collections

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2009

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Day 26

In his weekly address, Obama hailed Congress for passing the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act…

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Weekly Address: A Major Milestone

This week, I spent some time with Americans across the country who are hurting…

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New Trend in Pod Fitness

Personal fitness trainer Jeanette Jenkins shows how the new trend of Pod Fitness helps busy…

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Women and Money, Pt. 2

Financial commentator Dale St. Claire discusses what women need to know about their finances. (Part…

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Debra Sandler

Debra Sandler, CEO of McNeil Nutritionals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson Co.

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Fashion Week Kicks Off With A Worthy Cause

Celebrities bring the heat for heart disease awareness

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week kicked off today in New York to wonderful weather and a…

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Women of Power: Exercise Your Own Power

It seems like today’s theme at the Women of Power Summit is all about power,…

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Women of Power: Don’t Let Fear Paralyze You

It was late morning when I overheard the hardworking Black Enterprise Events staff say…

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When Corporations Celebrate Black History Month

Who offers the best concept to honor our legacy?

BlackEnterprise.com’s editorial assistant, Renita Burns, and reporter Marcia A. Wade decided to rate the efforts…

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Women of Power: Executive Coaching

Today I had the opportunity to speak with Lionel R. Shockness, one of two…

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Small Business: Growing in a Downturn

How to maximize your talents, money in an economic crunch

The great thing about the business cycle is that downturns don’t last forever. We’ve seen…

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Day 25

With no Republican yes votes, the House of Representatives passes a revised version of the…

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Virtual Reality in Tough Times

With economic crunch, virtual staffing might be a viable, attractive option

Tiffanie Tillman’s phone is ringing off the hook these days with business owners looking to…

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Women of Power: Accountability Counts

I’m thinking that the word “accountability” will be among 2009’s buzz words. Now more…

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Women of Power: An Educator Educates

Professor Wakes Everyone Up With an Eye-Opening Morning Keynote

Yes we can…but not really. Well, that’s what University of Pennsylvania professor Mary Francis…

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The Stimulus Plan Must Give Minority-Owned Businesses and Minorities a Fair Shake

Despite years of effort, minority-owned businesses are still drastically underrepresented in the U.S. economy.

By Ernesta G. Procope

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Women of Power: Don’t Play the Blame Game

We’ve all done it many times. Someone drops the ball, makes a bad decision…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women of Power: Practical Advice to Real Women

The two morning sessions that kicked off Thursday’s Women of Power Summit, were both…

By Dale Coachman

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Top Blacks in Fashion

Tracy Reese: Passion, business acumen go hand-in-hand

For Fashion Week, Tracy Reese will present a collection described as “eclectic,” inspired by the…

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NAACP Celebrates 100 Years with Focus on Human Rights

Organization pushing for stimulus funds distribution to be monitored

As the NAACP embarks on its 100th anniversary, the organization and America stands on the…

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A Change of Pace

Tahinde Frederick was networking at a business conference in Bermuda in 2006 when she decided…

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Not Easy Being Green

Like virtually every investment tied to the stock market, so-called green mutual funds saw red…

By James A. Anderson

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Ready, Set — Let’s Find Work

How to effectively prepare for the job search

Career Survival Guide: Tools to assess your skills & tackle the job hunt.

By Kingsley Kanu Jr.

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Day 24

Obama, lawmakers, and other dignitaries honored the 200th birthday of Abraham Lincoln during a ceremony…

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The $800 Billion Question: Will Foreign Creditors Continue to Finance U.S. Debt?

As stimulus plan gears up, will our creditworthiness dwindle?

I’ve been laying awake at night worrying about our credit status. I’m not talking about…

By John Simons

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Women of Power: Second Acts and New Beginnings

After a rousing session on negotiating career shifts, Sonia Alleyne, moderator and co-editorial director…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women of Power: The (Uncertain) Time Is Now

I can’t describe my appreciation for being granted the opportunity to be in the…

By Tennille M. Robinson

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Women of Power: ‘You Can’t Run Away From Self’

Legacy Award winner Leah Chase (Source: Lonnie Major/Black Enterprise)
“Young African American women need to feel…

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Russell L. Goings Keeps Us Coming Back

Epic poem gives unique voice to struggles of blacks

On Oct. 16, 1995, when scores of black men gathered on the lawn of the…

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Women of Power: A Rich and Delicious Lesson

Legacy Award winner Leah Chase (Source: Lonnie Major/Black Enterprise)
World-renowned chef and 2009 Legacy Award winner…

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Women of Power: One-on-One With Debra Langford

One on one with Debra Langford:
Debra Langford’s Power Networking Workshop was an amazing hit. One…

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Women of Power: Voices From the Conference

Tracci Reaves-Diggs, director of operations and co-founder of Reaves-Diggs Parham & Associates and Krystal…

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Women of Power: Voice From the Summit

Today I met a Woman of Power who has been attending our conference since…

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Black Congressman to Run for Alabama Governor

Politician faces uphill battle in state with deep racial wounds

Let it never be said that Rep. Artur Davis isn’t up for a challenge. The…

By Joyce Jones

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Women of Power: Networking 101

Later today I’ll have a one-on-one with Debra Langford, who led the amazing Power Networking…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Identifying Your Skill Set

What you should know first before looking for a new job

In the second of our three-part career survival guide, BlackEnterprise.com offers tips on identifying your…

By Kingsley Kanu Jr.

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The Cutting Edge: Avoiding Credit Consolidation Scams

Don't get swindled trying to settle your debts

Scam artists prey on desperation. With the unemployment rate spiraling to its highest level in…

By Renita Burns

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Women of Power: Let the Networking Begin

I’ve just arrived at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Orlando, Florida.
As I…

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Day 23

Before leaving for Virginia to meet with Gov. Tim Kaine as part of his hearts…

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A Historic Day of Reporting at the White House

Embracing progression, firsts of our own

It started with a phone call from a member of the White House press office…

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John H. Johnson: The Icon

The founder of one of America's largest black business empires used his wealth and power to raise the social and economic status of African Americans

John H. Johnson controlled one of the nation’s largest black business empires and used his…

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John Rogers: Inspiring Black Investors

John Rogers’ slow and steady strategy has enriched millions of African Americans

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Maynard Jackson: The Ultimate Champion for Black Business

As Atlanta's first black mayor, he helped develop a bevy of B.E.100s companies and created more black millionaires that any other public figure.

In 1973 Maynard Jackson emerged on the scene when he was elected the firstblack mayor…

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Online Lesson Plans Make Black History Interactive

Teachers: Commemorate February with Web-ready resources

Black History Month holds special meaning for many Americans this year as the world watches…

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Maggie Lena Walker: The Making Of A Black Bank

America's first woman president of a financial institution founded one of the nation's oldest surviving black-owned banks

Walker became the country’s first woman president of a financial institution and founded one of…

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Oprah Means Business

By focusing on her message and expanding empire, she proved long ago that Harpo Inc. is about more than just talk

For the past 15 years, Oprah Winfrey repeatedly told her team that production of her…

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Obama: ‘Help Is on the Way’

Obama Goes on Offensive to Get Economic Plan Passed

In an exclusive one–on-one interview President Barack Obama discusses the recovery package, his expansive economic…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Arthur G. Gaston: A Titan’s First Step

How an unknown coal miner from Birmingham, Alabama, became the 20th century’s preeminent entreprenuer.

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Women & Money: Books and Web Resources for Investment Success

Read up on how to best invest your time and money

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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Leadership Excellence

Top lawyer speaks on hard work, overcoming challenges

With the nation ushering in a new era with President Barack Obama, many are citing…

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Day 22

The Senate passes the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Obama takes his $800 billion recovery…

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How to Avoid Being Obsolete in These Turbulent Times

An executive recruiter gives advice on staying relevant

Career Survival Guide: Tools to assess your skills & tackle the job hunt.

By Kingsley Kanu Jr.

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Women of Power: Let the Festivities Begin

Careers editor looks forward to her first summit

This week kicks off Black Enterprise’s 4th annual Women of Power Summit at the Ritz-Carlton…

By Dale Coachman

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Nine Critical Blogging Mistakes to Avoid

Steer clear of common blogging no-nos

The old “write it and they will come” adage doesn’t work anymore in the online…

By Bridget McCrea

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Day 21

Obama holds a town hall in Elkhart, Indiana, to discuss how his recovery plan will…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women & Money: Joint Accounts a Good Idea … If You’re Married

Unmarried couples advised not to tie finances together

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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Day 20

Biden and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov meet for bilateral talks during the third…

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Day 19

In his weekly address, Obama discussed the unemployment numbers and reiterated the need for the…

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Weekly Address: Compromise

Yesterday began with some devastating news with regard to our economic crisis. But I’m…

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Larry Felix

Larry Felix is the first African American Director of the U.S. Bureau of Engraving &…

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The Power Purse

Buying the best handbag.

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Women and Money, Pt. 1

BLACK ENTERPRISE Consumer Affairs Editor Sheiresa McRae examines women and money management. (Part 1)

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Obama Signs Order to Form Economic Recovery Board

Advisers to map out best way to implement stimulus bill

Against the backdrop of the release of staggering unemployment figures and fierce debate among Senate…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Required Reading on Black Business History

Books by and about great black entrepreneurs underscore our legacy in business.

Each February, as we celebrate African American History Month, we recognize the achievements of black…

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Liberty Bank Acquires United Bank Branches

Customers to have a larger banking network

After announcing its buyout this week of cross-town bank United Bank and Trust Co., Alden…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Day 18

Obama establishes the Economic Recovery Advisory Board, which is headed by former Federal Reserve chief…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women & Money: Give Your Kids the Tools for Financial Success

Be sure your children know how to budget, save

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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Update: Ebony, Jet Orders Reorganization to Avoid Layoffs

Johnson Publishing Co. employees told to reapply for jobs

Even before the stock markets began to crash in September, revenue from advertising, circulation, and…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Women & Money: When to File Bankruptcy

Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 should be your last resort

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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Can Green-Collar Jobs Save the Economy?

Activists meet in Washington to promote new opportunities

It’s not often that environmentalists and labor groups see eye to eye. But the nation’s…

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Day 17

Obama attends the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington and later signs an executive order establishing…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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State-by-State: Obama’s Economic Plan

President Unveils Impact of Economic Plan on States

The White House released state-specific information of the impact of President Barack Obama’s American Recovery…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Who Benefits Most From New FICO Scoring Method?

Modifications could be a plus for some, big minus for others

After years of tweaking, Fair Isaac Corp. finally rolled out its revamped FICO score method.…

By Renita Burns

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Blacks in the Arts: Doing the Work

Artist Phoebe Beasley gives insights on diversity, creativity

Artist Phoebe Beasley, who has been a noteworthy presence in the art community for several…

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Day 16

The Treasury Department issues new limits on executive pay for financial institutions that are receiving…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women & Money: Managing Credit Card Debt Through Negotiation

Open communication key when when handling bills

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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Ebony and Jet to Reorganize Staff

Editorial director to remain with Johnson Publishing Co.

Chicago-based Johnson Publishing Co. announced Ebony and JET magazines will be undergoing a reorganization which…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Survival of the Fittest in a Tough Economy

Good leadership separates the strong from the expendable

Call it natural selection: a concept developed by 19th century scientist Charles Darwin that argues…

By Renita Burns

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Small Business Owners: Blogs Don’t Bite

Use this vital tool to give your company more visibility

I can’t imagine how it feels to be thrust into a society where virtually all…

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Daschle Withdraws as HHS Nominee

Move Will Likely Affect Speed of Healthcare Reform

Tom Daschle withdrew Tuesday as President Barack Obama’s nominee for health and human services secretary…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Advertising Mogul Creates Scholarship to Promote Entrepreneurialism

Funds to provide black, Hispanic students with needed aid

For Don Coleman, founder and chairman of GlobalHue (No. 1 on the 2008 B.E. Advertising…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Five Tips for Strengthening Customer Relationships

Five tips for strengthening customer relationships. Providing quality services and products are essential for any…

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Day 15

Eric V. Holder is sworn in as the first African American attorney general of the…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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From Automotive Parts to Retail to Service

Carter Group finds innovative ways to boost dealership

In 2008, new car sales slumped dramatically and the National Automobile Dealers Association said that…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Holder Sworn In as Attorney General

Lawyer Is First African American to Hold Post

Eric Holder won Senate confirmation as attorney general late Monday night, making him the 82nd…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women & Money: Looking Great Without Breaking the Bank

Don't let vanity come between you and financial stability

Savvy money management skills are a necessity to weather these tough economic times. BlackEnterprise.com has…

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