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The Best Stuff I’ve Read This Week: January 5-9, 2009

A weekly round-up of blogs, news, books and anything else cool I can recommend you get your eyes on.

One of the things I love most about the Internet and social media is the…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Morehouse Doctor Talks Health Disparities, Prevention

Youth awareness, education vital in stopping spread of diseases

Many have joined the fight to prevent, treat, and study the spread of diseases affecting…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Atlanta Jumps Into Smart Growth Movement

BeltLine project to create eco-friendly infrastructure in urban community

When Terri Montague moved from Baltimore to Atlanta to lead the largest redevelopment project in…

By Alyssa Danigelis

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Get Your Life in Order for ’09

Productivity expert Peggy Duncan talks streamlining, forward thinking

Last year saw economic disaster, record joblessness, and a discouraging outlook for 2009. Though the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Backtalk with D. L. Hughley

Stand-up comedian and actor D.L. Hughley isn�t one to shy away from hot-button topics

ONE OF THE ORIGINAL KINGS OF COMEDY, standup comedian and actor D.L. Hughley isn’t one…

By George Alexander

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The Costs of Cancer: Part Two

Awareness and prevention key to addressing costly epidemic

There are several theories that explain why blacks have higher mortality rates from cancer. They…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Getting the New Year’s Eve Look

A new you on an old budget

Finding the right celebration spot for New Year’s Eve always tops the to-do list for…

By Renita Burns

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Your Health and Wellness Checklist

How to be the best 'you' you can be

No matter how many loved ones are in your life, no one will ever care…

By Renita Burns

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No Gym? No Problem

Working out your body not your wallet

Perhaps you, like myself, are one of the millions of Americans eager to get in…

By Renita Burns

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Report: Racial Gap Widens in Colon Cancer Deaths

Overall rates at low, yet risks for blacks increase

Lack of access to quality healthcare and getting proper screenings is being attributed to blacks’…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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5 Ways to Market Your Business for the Holiday Season

How to Network at Holiday Parties

Make the most of your office festivities

Office parties can be prime networking opportunities and a chance for you to stand out…

By Ann Brown

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The Gift of Multi-Purpose Furniture

Save by getting the most use of your key pieces

One (of several) important cost-cutting lessons I learned was to purchase furniture that serves more…

By Renita Burns

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Executive Gift Guide: The Perfect Present

For the Devoted Fan
Kind of Blue: 50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition is much more than…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Holiday Gift Guide

Interior designer Robin Harmon-Myers provides tips to great holiday gifts.

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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The Next Big Thing

BlackEnterprise.com highlights the next big ideas shaping the world

BlackEnterprise.com highlights what we see as the next big ideas shaping some of our core…

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BEing Green: Eco-Friendly Design

Using sustainable, yet chic decor in your home, office

As more and more consumers become environmentally conscious, they are seeking to find ways to…

By Ann Brown

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Flex Your Buying Muscle

Flexible spending account a viable option to cover healthcare costs

If your insurance provider is cutting back while you are forced to pay more, don’t…

By Renita Burns

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Green Giving

Gifts that will satisfy your loved ones and Mother Earth

With the holiday season quickly approaching, gift shopping for your family, friends, and co-workers might…

By Erinn R. Johnson

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World AIDS Day: Where Do Blacks Stand?

CDC director urges community participation in prevention

Dr. Kevin Fenton, director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Surviving Destruction of ‘Black Wall Street’

Black business executives lend time, money to finance New York screening

On May 21, 1921, what was once the “Black Wall Street” in Oklahoma became the…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
First…

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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…

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