Small Business Archives - Page 142 of 217 - Black Enterprise

Small Business

Steps You Need to Take to Start a Family Nonprofit

Grammy Winning Jazz Musician Ulysses Owen and family tackle high crime and dropout rates through performing arts youth camp

Want to learn how to follow in the Owen family footsteps?

By Bridget McCrea

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

UBR Spotlight: Return Textiles Co-Founder Tyson Toussant

More on the entrepreneurs, business strategies and economic news featured on The Urban Business Roundtable

This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Return Textiles Co-founder Tyson Toussant, Master Networker George…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

Fed Ex ‘Systematically Overcharging’ Customers, Executive Says

Check your Fed Ex invoices. Suit claims Fed Ex was overcharging as much as $3 per package

Emails unsealed in a lawsuit claim Fed Ex has knowingly been overcharging businesses and government…

By Makkada B. Selah

Posted: Tags: ,

How to Woo Investors 101

New organization teaches entrepreneurs about the fundamentals of getting funded

As the Entrepreneurial Growth and Wealth Creation Symposium nears, Timothy Reese, founder of the National…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Google Awards $23 Million in Grants to 7 Non-Profits to Boost Innovation

Hoping to help stimulate innovation, Google gave non-profits $23 Million

Google is really helping out.

By C. Daniel Baker

Posted: Tags: ,

5 Easy Ways Your Small Business Can Go Green

Simple steps you can take to make you Small Business Green.

Here’s some simple steps you can take to make you Small Business Green & save…

By C. Daniel Baker

Posted: Tags:

An Applebee’s Goes Green in Harlem

The new Applebee's in Harlem is full of eco-friendly technology

This location is the greenest building in New York City.

By C. Daniel Baker

Posted: Tags:

Entrepreneurs on Chicago’s West Side get Assistance Launching Businesses

Entrepreneurs on Chicago’s West Side get help launching businesses from Bethel New Life Church and The PrivateBank

A new program set up by Bethel New Life church and The PrivateBank looks to…

By C. Daniel Baker

Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Launches BBQ Sauce Line

Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Launches BBQ Sauce Line

The Three 6 Mafia star talks about balancing his new career as a chef with being a hiphop artist.

An Academy Award winner, as well as a Reality TV star, the rapper tackles his…

By C. Daniel Baker


5 Offensive Receipt Mistakes Your Business Doesn’t Want to Make

Receipts might be small slips of paper, but whats on them can cause your business BIG problems.

Here’s a collection of some of the most offensive receipts mistakes your business would want…

By C. Daniel Baker

Posted:’s Parent Company and Tom Joyner’s Reach Media Partner’s Parent Company & Tom Joyner’s Reach Media Partner

The partnership will be managed by Interactive One Studios, parent company of

This partnership will combine 2 of the largest digital urban audiences

By C. Daniel Baker


8 Kickstarter Alternatives to Crowdfund Your Startup

Move over Kickstarter

You can use these sites to raise funds as well.

By Makkada B. Selah

Posted: Tags: ,

Bike Lanes may Benefit Small Businesses

A study found bike lanes can help small businesses bottom-line.

A study conducted in different cities showed Bike lanes having a positive impact on Small…

By C. Daniel Baker


Woman Sued for $750k After Slamming Business with Bad Reviews on Yelp

Do you post business reviews on Yelp or Angie's List?

Construction business that says it lost over $300k in business because of bad reviews on…

By Makkada B. Selah

Posted: Tags: , ,
the impending fiscal cliff and small business

Father Lays off Son Due to the Fiscal Cliff

Federal cuts forced Mickey Boyers to lay off nearly 100 workers -- including his own son.

The Fiscal Cliff is breaking up families.

By C. Daniel Baker

Court exempts Domino’s Founder from Obamacare’s contraception mandate.

Domino’s CEO: Obamacare’s Calorie Count Mandate Will Be ‘Difficult’

Domino's may have to install menus at its stores to comply with the law

Domino’s Pizza CEO says calorie counts in health care reform bill present ‘difficult’ task

By C. Daniel Baker

Google Apps no longer free for new small business accounts

Google Apps no Longer Free for New Small Business accounts

Starting now, no more free Google Apps for small businesses.

Google Apps for business drops its free version, all new customers must pay.

By C. Daniel Baker

Sam's Club Giving Program Grants $700k to Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) to Educate Future Business Leaders

SCORE and Sam’s Club Spread Holiday Cheer for Small Businesses

SCORE and Sam's Club are recognizing small businesses this holiday season

The holiday giving campaign is one way both organizations are supporting small businesses

By C. Daniel Baker


New Funding Source For Veteran Entrepreneurs

Loan program helps veterans access capital at low rates to buy a franchise or start a business

The Veterans Business Fund provides capital to veterans in the form of a non-interest bearing…

By Jeffrey McKinney

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,

5 Companies that Incorporate Religion in Their Business

Who else do you think is on this list?

Chik-Fil-A mixes religion and business.

By C. Daniel Baker


How To


How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

Read More »

‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

Read More »