Billboard Archives - Page 101 of 286 - Black Enterprise

Billboard

michelle obama

First Lady Michelle Obama Gives Honors to After-School Arts Programs

National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards recognize curriculums that increase academic achievement

For many youngsters, after-school programs are an important part of their academic learning. First Lady…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Wilberforce_University_Seal

The Nation’s Oldest Private HBCU, Wilberforce University, Maintains Its Accreditation

Full accreditation is restored to Wilberforce University, the nation's oldest private HBCU

The HLC Board of Trustees based its action on the institution satisfactorily meeting all five…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
index

Marriott Buys Rival Starwood Hotel Chain for $12.2 Billion

Marriott hotel chain buys Starwood properties

If the deal goes through, the acquisition will add 50% more rooms to Marriott’s portfolio…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
(Image: File)

More Detailed Data May Improve Admissions Chances of Low-Income Students

Do institutions have enough info to make fair choices about admissions?

A study has concluded that providing more detailed information to admissions offices at select colleges…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Image: RushCard.com

RushCard Faces Class Action Lawsuits

Russell Simmons tells HipHop DX that the RushCard debacle was devastating

A look at the PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records) website shows three cases…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
highway traffic jam

The Worst Day to Travel This Thanksgiving

Save yourself a headache by avoiding the highways on November 24

Save yourself a headache this Thanksgiving by avoiding the highways on November 24.

By Kandia Johnson

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

Despite Efforts, College Graduation Rates Continue to Fall

150,000 students who entered college in 2009 never got their degrees

College graduation rates are dropping at an accelerated rate, in spite of robust national efforts…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
NHHAW TWITTER SIZE

5 Ways to Get Involved in National Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week

National Coalition for the Homeless explains how you can make a difference

Each year the National Coalition for the Homeless designates the week prior to Thanksgiving as…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
(l to r) Ione and Ellen Rucker (Source: WE TV)

The Rucker Sisters Talk Managing Careers, Entrepreneurship, and Motherhood

These God-fearing, southern belles were taught that the world is limitless

Education has always been the focal point for success in the Rucker family. Born into…

By Daron Pressley

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
sheep 2

3 Key Ways to Break the Cycle of Sameness

Stop doing the same old stuff and produce real results

If you want to break the cycle and produce real results, you need to stop…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
to-do-list_clip-art_Black Enterprise

How to Master Your ‘To Do’ List As a Solopreneur

Learn how to plan and delegate tasks to position your business for success.

Solopreneurs, are you ready to grow your business? Learn how to plan and delegate to…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , ,
(Image: File)

Looking for Meaningful Work? Here Are 10 Jobs That Pay

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful jobs in America

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful work and job options in America.

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Hank Williams (Image: Twitter)

Diversity in Tech Advocate and Entrepreneur Hank Williams Passes Away

Williams was an early critic of the lack of diversity in tech

“If all the significant growth that we expect going forward is coming from fields in…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
(Image: Thinkstock)

President Obama Pledges $118 Million to Help Girls and Women of Color

Research institutions partnering with White House to address education and career development issues

Five-year funding initiative called Prosperity Together devotes funds to low-income women with more from the…

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
salmon_steaks

FDA Approves Genetically Altered Salmon for Consumption

Research shows black consumers more apt to think GM foods a health hazard than whites

Thursday, federal regulators approved genetically engineered salmon as fit for consumption.

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
(Source: Aljazeera.com)

More Terrorism: Diasporans React to Yola Bombing in Nigeria

Post Paris attacks, international focus turns to terrorism and global security

In recent weeks, Boko Haram militants are suspects in attacks in neighboring Chad, Niger and…

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Kingonomics_Westside_Black Enterprise

Equifax and Kingonomics Bring Innovative Program to Atlanta’s Westside Community

Program seeks to hack poverty and close growing wealth gap

Through a series of events such as #StartupHigh, #StartupLounge, and Idea Hackathon, attendees will have…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Brand

Shine By Building an Irresistible Brand Online

Develop an online presence that stands out from the rest

Technological advancements have made it easier than ever to start an online business. Due to…

By Roz A Gee

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
(Image: ThinkStock)

6 Non-Business Books for Business Leaders

Sometimes, the best business lessons come from unexpected places

Here are six non-business reads for business leaders.

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
(Image: Thinkstock)

10 Great Tech Accessories for Travelers

Vacation is for unplugging, but these tech gadgets make great travel companions.

Ten ideal tech accessories for those traveling for business or pleasure.

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , ,

How To

Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

Read More »
(Image: Getty Images)

How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

Read More »