As Chief Morale Officer, you can get ride of bad behavior with ease
Rudeness is on the rise in offices, according to research. Here’s how you handle inappropriate…
As Chief Morale Officer, you can get ride of bad behavior with ease
Rudeness is on the rise in offices, according to research. Here’s how you handle inappropriate…
Starting in our nation’s capital, the pop-up tour will hit 8 cities
Kicking off in Washington, DC, NewME Accelerator announced its eight-city tour on Wednesday.
Extreme weather calls for extreme money-saving measures
Don’t get buried under the snow with no money to spend!
With proper planning and budgeting, paying for college doesn't have to drain your finances
Make sure you’re not letting the process of saving for your child’s education intimidate you.
The Congressional Budget Office forecasts the economic climate
A positive outlook is on the horizon.
"666" is commonly associated with the devil
Worker felt the number on his tax form went against his Christian faith
A tough market can breed desperation. Don't ride the bandwagon
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On every single day of Black History Month this February, we will provide you with a daily fact.
Check out the facts.
Tips to tackling social media like a pro
BlackEnterprise.com spoke to several social media savvy folks to get their take on the precision…
Remembering those in need on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Having an illness can create a significant financial burden. In honor of this day, here…
Be inspired by the platinum-selling diva's stellar boss moves
Four lessons Beyonce has taught us all about how to stand the heat in our…
Recent Match.com survey shows women engage in pre-date research--and Facebook is their source of choice
Match.com, which asked over 5,000 single and married people about their dating habits, revealed 48%…
The editors of BE developed a groundbreaking cover story on the “black land drain."
Check out the latest cover.
Thanks to retirement, photo is one for the ages
But the Times-Picayune, an award-winning newspaper, controversially switched to publishing just three times a week…
Leverage knowledge in any field into high salary potential
Check out how you can leverage knowledge in any field to increase your marketability and…
Take a look at a snapshot of professional highlights
Check out a breakdown of professional highlights for 17-year NFL veteran and Super Bowl champion…
Mall security rewarded for his efforts
Reddit joins forces to reward Internet hero who tasers unruly patrons at an Atlanta mall.…
If Budweiser bought Corona, they'd control 46% of beer sales in the United States
Department of Justice says Budweiser’s attempt to purchase Corona is a threat to American Beer…
Chicago-based startup partners with Chicago Public Schools and the City Colleges of Chicago
The Starter League (formerly Code Academy), a Chicago-based beginner-focused software school that teaches people how…
Right now is the best time for you to invest.
The stock market has gotten off to a rip-roaring start this year. And right now…
Her debut novel the Twelve Tribes of Hattie gains massive national readership
Have you read the book?
Follow up to the Tech Inclusion Roundtable sets foundation for change
The White House Tech Inclusion Summit, which took place at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building…
Tips to ensure a priceless professional resource isn't compromised
Time is money, but it is also happiness, rest, achievements and once-in-a-lifetime experiences.
Is there a way to avoid this issue in relationships?
What impact do differences in earning power and potential have on couples?
A student and a professional weigh in on their life-changing choices
A former graduate student and a college grad share insight on how they made the…
These entertainers gave office jobs the boot to follow their dreams
These top entertainers traded the 9-to-5 life to follow their dreams, from Laz Alonso to…
Recent appearance at Georgia school Career Day raises more than an eyebrow
Recently, the rap artist spoke to students at a Georgia middle school for Career Day,…
Get into saving tips for Super Bowl Sunday's festivities
You’ve got to stick to your money-related resolutions. Here’s a few tips to get you…
Check out these tips to keep it all together
These tips will help you juggle duties of your day job while expanding your educational…
A simple search for a black architect leads to a new group Group
Empowering entrepreneurs with special attention to young people in West Virginia
Did the bailout save the automotive industry?
General Motors, Ford and Chrysler — known as the Big Three — have endured some…
Rey Flemings found a way to see past the limitations of computer vision
Image-based advertising and e-commerce company Stipple is Black Enterprise’s Tech Startup of the Week.
Boost your resume with these undergrad opportunities
Before you walk across that stage, be sure to check these off the list so…
Savvy businesswoman behind the success of many bestselling authors
Ella Curry, of EDC Creations Media Group, marketed books of many well-known, bestselling authors including…
The company puts emphasis on integration and productivity with new operating system and hardware
BlackEnterprise.com breaks down BlackBerry’s big announcement, emphasizing integration and productivity with the new operating system…
5 steps from an industry expert on surviving crises
Tips from the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association on weathering a crisis.
Access Foursquare data without a computer
Gives busy managers a way to keep up with Foursquare without being tied to a…
From hip-hop to a hit television series to a documentary, Ice-T has done it all
Through his many ups and downs — and with a decade-long gig as Detective Fin…
New program provides space and opportunities to startups
The NY Times’ new partnering program offers startups a chance to grow without losing equity
Former CEO of Justin.tv gives us the latest post-acquisition
BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Socialcam CEO and co-founder Michael Seibel to talk about the nearly…
The NFL is taking a hard stance on player health and safety by commissioning new studies on the effects of the game
The beleaguered sport is searching for solutions to player health and has partnered with Harvard…
Is your credit score hampering your financial progress?
There is no shortage of evidence that the credit report is perhaps as important to…
When T.I. began rapping, he never knew he would become an all-around money making machine.
Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr. has been labeled the Jay-Z of the South by Pharrell Williams…
Legendary multimedia icon turns 59
Today, legendary media icon Oprah Winfrey turns 59. The talk show pioneer and multimedia tycoon…
John Liu looks to bring inclusion into other branches of the city’s government
John Liu’s policies of inclusion and transparency has led to significant city bond underwriting deals…
The largest traditional bookstore faces uncertain times.
Competition from Wal-Mart, Amazon, & e-books force a rethinking on the value of brick &…
Consider what you're getting into before saying yes to the job
Spending your work days in jeans with an office full of cool people sounds like…
Contract goes to 3 small business with 150 workers or less
Dell and Hewlett-Packard will need to work with small businesses to tap a $5 billion…
Use this strategy to combat the inevitably scary transition
Damian Barr, author of Get It Together: A Guide To Surviving Your Quarter-Life Crisis, offers…
Some are calling the recent dinner-date a “Meeting of the Dons”
BlackEnterprise.com explores 5 tech inventions that could’ve come from this weekend’s “meeting of the dons”…
Former football star's financial woes continue to mount
Vince Young could be in hot water.
Take heed: Overdosing on the instant accessibility can be detrimental
Whether you have a tangible business or you’re promoting yourself, you need to be very…
Check out tips on getting rid of the negative and back to the lovin'
Finding a spouse that understands your career goals and drive can be difficult, but here…
Dynamic ways to make yourself marketable in your industry
In order to stand out among the pack, you must be someone people won’t forget.…
Black Enterprise dissects the life of La La Anthony -- from her radio days to her life on the court.
Black Enterprise breaksdown La La Anthony’s radio and film career, cosmetics line and marriage to…
Former ESPN executive launches a site with the intersection of sports, pop culture and race
Have you checked out the site?
RFP-EZ, is an exciting partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the White House’s Presidential Innovation Fellows.
RFP-EZ helps small businesses search for government jobs and contracts
After acquiring Vine last fall, the social network unveiled the free iOS app
Social network Twitter unveils free iOS app, Vine.
Money saving tips to keep you at the pump less and on the road more
According to AAA, gas has crept up only .04 cents to the gallon since last…
Entrepreneurial trio provides healthcare solutions...the tech way
BlackEnterprise.com’s Tech Startup of the Week highlights different tech entrepreneurs and the innovative companies they’ve…
Whether you believe it or not, Coco Austin's brains have a lot to do with her financial success
Coco Austin may be the beauty behind the popular E! reality show “Ice Loves Coco”…
You can turn that around. Check out a few tips on how
A new survery found many chief executives pessimistic about market success. If you’re a company…
Their humble beginnings led to major future wins
These heavy hitters started from the bottom and worked their way up, proving humble beginnings…
In addition to “Family Hustle” she executive produces two other TV shows, “Tiny and Toya” and her new baby, “Tiny Tonight,” on VH1.
Tiny has managed to put together quite the entertainment empire since her Xscape days.
Mogul John C. Maxwell's tips on sparking professional success
Business mogul John C. Maxwell shares career advancement tips for millennials who have little to…
Remember to put yourself first to ensure future success
Being a team player is great, but you want to strike a balance between looking…
Popular social networking site causing discomfort among one in three people
According to researchers from two German universities, Facebook may cause you to feel envious. The…
The 19-year-old reached her first quarterfinal in a Grand Slam
Sloane Stephens, a 19-year-old American, takes center stage at the Australian Open against Serena Williams.
Did you go to the Inauguration?
Official estimates put crowd at less than half the 1.8 million people whom gathered four…
Actor and chef makes his Harlem debut later this year.
The Oscar nominated actor is also a Chef know for his New Orleans style cooking
In 2009, corporate sponsors were banned but this year they were welcome
The 2013 Presidential Inaugural Committee releases a list of sponsors
Travel, advertising and hospitality are on full display at Africa's marquee tournament
South Africa is currently hosting the African Cup of Nations.
What would MLK be like if he had social media?
Which social network do you think he would use?
Do you think MLK would be proud?
What a coincidence that both are on the same day.
Wall Street bosses thought this letter was impressive
Wall Street bosses heap praise on a college student’s cover letter
The March on Washington was a speech for jobs and freedom.
The Freedom Budget, along with many of the economic goals of the civil rights movement,…
Earnings dip not indicative of progress at American Express, its CEO says
American Express CEO Kenneth I. Chenault isn’t panicking after earnings report on Thursday
Who's next in tech?
Highlight of the top 10 Blacks in technology.
Being too direct or wacky can mean yet another year unemployed
We’ve all heard the “get creative” advice, but sometimes getting a bit too radical can…
These resources will help you to become more competitive
Adding coding skills to your repertoire is an awesome way to upgrade your professional profile…
Be inspired by those who don't let age hinder their boss moves
At 71, Robbie Montgomery of Sweetie Pie’s is proof that career dreams can be attained…
The Knicks are coming, the Knicks are coming! For N.B.A.'s hopes in the U.K. and Europe, that finally means something
As it concerns the N.B.A.’s plans to expand its popularity, the Knicks are a worthy…
Pint-sized device helps you keep track of your suitcase
GlobaTrac, LLC debuted a tracking device, Trakdot, at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show. The…
Tips on getting month-over-month traffic growth
If you’re looking to increase traffic to your blog, here are six surefire ways to…
Black Enterprise looks back at Cee Lo's introduction to hip-hop, and his current take over in Hollywood.
Black Enterprise decodes Cee Lo Green’s hip-hop takeover in the ’90s to his life on…
Getting specific about your goals has a significant payoff
Get serious about turning your ideas into cash.
Retail giant promises jobs to any soldier who wants one.
First Lady Michelle Obama, who lead a drive to encourage hiring veterans, calls announcement “historic.”
These young Internet phenoms keep us coming back
These young YT phenoms have watched viewership numbers reach millions, providing original content they shoot,…
The former Google employee is the first COO at the startup.
Stacy Brown-Philpot brings her considerable international and strategic experience to the San Francisco Startup.
Best practices when building post-grad relationships
Check out these three best practices to use when networking with your fellow alums.
That used car for sale could be hiding a flood damaged past
Some cars totaled in Hurricane Sandy being retitled and resold
Demand for the iPhone is quickly waning, according to reports from the Wall Street Journal this morning.
Wall Street Journal reports iPhone demand is quickly falling short of company’s expectations.
The popular comedienne chats with our Black Enterprise audience about anything and everything.
She will talk about her career as a comedian, tips on entering the business, and…
Philadelphia is the 9th city in Golden Sachs' "10,000 Small Businesses" Initiative.
Initiative aims to help small businesses in Philadelphia by providing access to capital and education
Just one or two mishaps can lead to losing everything when an investment goes bad
Don’t let your elderly family members fall victim to the risks of self-directed IRAs.
New service offers you the chance to look at your credit report as many times as you'd like.
Business credit reports range from $10 to $70 dollars, and are necessary for owners
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Though the holidays are over, it’s still prime time to renew your strategy to become…
Three steps to reaching your full potential
National business mogul and author Hasheem Francis talks the importance of self-reflection and separation from…
Check out a snapshot of career highlights everyone's watching
Motivation we can gain from the career moves these celebrities are making
Give them something to talk about with these tips
If you’re wondering how you get fans to comment and “like” your brand posts, here…
In question? The validity of the trademark for the popular sneaker.
A series of lawsuits with a small rival over trademarks finally reaches the Supreme Court
Side stripes add elegant touch to your work wardrobe
Tuxedo pants, also called racer-stripe or contrast slacks, add an elegant touch to your work…
Start early getting that enterprising idea off the ground
Start early to get that idea off the ground, so you can bring in extra…
Black Enterprise breaks down the celebrity, charity and careers of Will Smith and his family.
Black Enterprise dissects the careers of one of Hollywood’s most successful families.
The former rapper speaks on the loss of black businesses in his hometown.
Luther Campbell recalls the story of Tyrone Greene, a small business owner whose store served…
Get it while it's hot, because these deals won't last for long
The price of food is going up and the effect is being seen in fast…
Moms are skipping stores and turning to their mobile devices to shop
Baby Bump survey shows 93% of moms spent more time shopping on their cellphone in…
Follow a strategy that will recharge and upgrade your career
Time to progress and make moves to push your career forward. Here are nine steps…
Staying true to our editorial mission to showcase entrepreneurs and technology experts of color, BlackEnterprise.com…
The bargain store attempts to lure customers away from its competitors
Will you be taking advantage of the big box retailer’s extension?
How to track and manage your business’ social footprint
Four popular social media management tools for your business.
Get key luxe items for less to build perfect professional closet
January is the best time to get the most bang for your buck and score…
Make the best of this year to see major long-term gains
What do I want to achieve this year? Where do I want my career to…
Big stars and big names mean even bigger numbers for CBS
CBS is prepared for a big takeover in New Orleans’ Jackson Square.
The tech company rolls out free Wi-Fi in one Big Apple neighborhood
Google announced Tuesday it will establish the largest neighboring free wireless Internet network in the…
Another business owner attempts to avoid Obamacare
All thought studies show Obamacare has little impact on business costs.
Johnson says his goal is to make RLJ Thompson Trucking the largest minority-owned transportation company in the country
BET’s founder Bob Johnson purchases Concord, Virginia based trucking company
Don't start 2013 in a rut. Change your mindset
If you find yourself bored or dissatisfied at work, find ways to think more creatively…
2012 was a great year for tech, but these expected gadgets will make this year even better
Take a look at several game changing devices expected to launch in 2013.
From larger screens to big data, see what's in store for the tech industry this year and beyond
Before 2013 International CES begins, Consumer Electronics Association executives explain trends that have affected innovation…
Our site partner, Frugivore shows how to stay fit without leaving the office.
It’s important to stay active even at work.
How to avoid falling for billing scams
Scammers are targeting small business owners with a new twist on an old scam
Employees were not kind in their reviews of Colorodo-based Dish Network, a satellite TV provider
A popular website has determined that Dish Network was the worst place to work in…
Often your friends and family will be your biggest supporters when you're starting your businees
Adhering to certain guidelines can make borrowing money from friends and family for your business…
10 scholarships will be awarded to women of color.
The conference will focus on supporting the fastest-growing demographic in the startup space – women
Start today walking the walk instead of being all talk
Statistics tell us that by February, half of those who’ve made New Year’s resolutions usually…
These industries expected to show major growth
If a career change is on your New Year’s resolution list, trend watchers predict pockets…
Some usual provisions are part of the fiscal cliff deal
More than just Permanent tax rates were included
New provisions will help small businesses compete for more federal contracts
Number of small business contracts awarded will now figure into bonuses and promotions
Grab a front-row seat to a showcase of the hottest tech products of 2013
Join us everyday next week as we report from the International CES about the newest…
With baby KimYe on the way, Black Enterprise decodes entertainment's richest heirs.
In lieu of KimYe’s most recent baby announcement, BlackEnterprise.com takes a look at some of…
From working with celebrities to creating the next set, through dance
The arts have and will always be around as long as there is talent and…
Living well can be a costly endeavor, especially when on vacation
Travel could be the key to wellness in the new year.
Owner promises the same club at a new address
Club’s owner is moving the iconic sign and interior to a new site
5 social media trends you should not ignore
Emerging trends you should take notice of that can put your business ahead of the…
Kim says she'll chronicle the pregnancy on TV, but after birth she's gonna keep the kid under wraps. Sure.
How can Kim and Kanye profit from their baby? Let us count the ways.
Chuka Umunna asks American Express to make it official.
Britain should adopt a US initiative to encourage shoppers to use small, local shops, says…
Simple steps to help you focus for the new year.
The new year is an excellent time to refocus on your business.
The resolution may hurt more than it helps
Many Americans are just finding out what the fiscal cliff could mean for them.
Social networking sites can help you commit this New Year
A list of ways you can use social media to keep your New Year’s goals…
Overall health, physically and fiscally, is within your reach
Get your mind — and money — right in 2013.
New changes in 2013 mean many families and individuals will need to seek professional tax assistance
Taxes, taxes, taxes. Here are the ins and outs for 2013.
Include these key elements to attract top-notch employers
These key elements will attract top-notch employers to your Web pages.
New initiative will provide educational access to minority youth
Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) partnered with Sigma Gamma Rho to help build awareness…
Use your personality and everyday experience to drive advancement
With these tips, you can be sure opportunities and great things come your way.
Save the drama and focus on the bigger picture
Three reasons blasting every little detail about your relationship on social media can taint your…
Throw pause out the window and run, full force, into success
As we move into the new year, it’s good to think of your plans for…
Subway Time will figure out when your next train is coming
MTA announced on Friday a smartphone app that will provide train-arrival times on seven of…
Four ways parents can teach importance of the grind to children
Rapper T.I. and savvy wife, Tiny, ensure the Harris family is into the grind, showing…