News Roundup

Robert Johnson in bid for Aqueduct Contract; Poitier, Bishop Tutu among Medal of Honor recipients

JohnsonHard Rock International announced a strategic alliance with entrepreneur Robert L.  Johnson, and also said…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Managing Remote IT Security

How to protect your IT network from your home base

You’ve managed to shave costs in this tough economy by hiring more remote workers who…

By Bridget McCrea

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Establishing A Legacy of Wealth: Part 4

We must take control of our destinies

When all is said and done, we have the ability to take control of our…

By Ryan Mack

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

My Beef With Black Business

Black-owned companies need to spend more money with black-owned media

Our businesses leave BE and other black media hanging. When Forbes, Business Week or The…

By Zachary Raynell Rinkins

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Using Web Analytics to Boost Your Company’s Online Presence

Take advantage of a critical tool for marketing

You wouldn’t hire a new salesperson, train him, give him a customer route and never…

By Brent Leary

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Establishing A Legacy of Wealth: Part 3

We must take stock of how we spend

Many African Americans are more concerned with what we are wearing, what we are driving…

By Ryan Mack

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Cutting Edge: Four Tips for Understanding A Mortgage

Using due diligence can help you avoid pitfalls

Despite the housing crisis that helped submerge the nation leagues under troubled financial waters, homeownership…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , ,

Spend Less Money on Your Startup Budget

Programs can help you stretch your business dollars

There are a plethora of organizations, universities, and companies that provide pro bono or professional…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Obama Takes Healthcare Reform to AARP

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Thank you so much. (Applause.) I am just…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: ,

Committee Weighs Options to Improve Access to Capital

Small businesses seek more lending choices in tight market

A Congressional panel convened a hearing last week to explore ideas about how to improve…

By Joyce Jones

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Establishing A Legacy of Wealth: Part 2

It's time to take care of business

Yes, we have been oppressed, but we can do much more to help ourselves. Why…

By Ryan Mack

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Establishing A Legacy of Wealth: Part 1

We must work on taking the poverty out of the people

No, we haven’t had the best of times since arriving to this country. It…

By Ryan Mack

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

After The Recession: Now What?

What to do when we don't have the economy to kick around any more

Sooner or later our economy will recover and this latest recession will be a thing…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Obama on the Record: China-U.S. Relations

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Good morning. It is a great honor to…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags:

How to Find Lucrative Financial Institution Stocks

Companies who avoided danger are an attractive option

The recent economic and stock market meltdown started with the implosion of a handful of…

By Donald Jay Korn

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Weekly Address: Health Insurance Reform

I recently heard from a small business owner from New Jersey who wrote that he…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: ,

Wendy Williams Talks Departure, State of Urban Radio

Some say the market in NYC is done

Williams’ departure creates a gap on urban radio as the industry faces declining ad revenue…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , ,

News Roundup

Small businesses struggle; black blight seen on boards

News Roundup

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , ,

Multimillion-Dollar Grant Competition Funding New Job Training

Recovery act to pay for training, job placement

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Tuesday a $220 million competition to fund projects training…

By Shahdai Richardson

Posted: Tags: , ,

Obama on the Record: Healthcare Reform Town Hall

THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. Thank you. Thank you. Thank, please, everybody…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: