Small Business Archives - Page 17 of 191 - Black Enterprise

Small Business

iStock_000084760405_Medium

Marijuana Shops Break Sales Record In April

Retail sales for recreational and medicinal marijuana use up more than 30% during cannabis holiday

It’s no surprise to cannabis retailers that April 20 is the biggest sales holiday in…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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

Spelman Grad and Her Travel Agency Named SBA’s Minority Business of the Year

UNIGLOBE owner and Spelman College alum honored twice in one week

A Spelman grad is making her mark as one of the top UNIGLOBE Travel International…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
iStock_000091443463_Medium

3 Common Mistakes Women Make To Get Ahead

But beyond gender inequality, don't let these pitfalls among women in the workplace hurt your career advancement

The push to get more women in senior management positions and to bring gender diversity…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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

Walton Isaacson CEO Reveals What It Really Takes To Become A Marketing Success Story

Inside the brilliant mind of the CEO of the No. 1 black advertising agency

Get inside the brilliant marketing mind of the co-founder and CEO of the nation’s top…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , ,
iStock_000083966571_Medium

Financial Literacy Month: Avoid These Money Blunders If You Want To Stay In Business

Common obstacles which can impede your profitability

Forget about not being good at math in school growing up. Financial literacy goes beyond…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , ,
(Image: Aisha Taylor)

5 Ways Start-Up Entrepreneurs Can Save Effectively and Proactively

Here are five ways start up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times

Here are five ways start-up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times.

By Gwen Jimmere

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
iStock_000075113059_Medium

3 Reasons Women Should Consider Freelancing in Today’s Market

Freelancers and temps are expected to represent more than 40% of the workforce by 2020

Discover the three reasons women should consider freelancing.

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Financial Literacy

[Part 1] Emerging CEO Plans On Changing The Face of Financial Literacy

Helping people achieve financial security and peace of mind for themselves--and their families, part 1

Alita Gregg talks financial literary.

By Roz A Gee

Posted: Tags: , , ,
iStock_000080904473_Medium

Can EEOC New Document Stop Employers From Being Racists?

Fact sheet to help business owners better understand employment anti-discrimination laws

When you have billionaire businessmen like Republican Presidential Frontrunner Donald Trump making inflammatory remarks about…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , ,
Rihanna

Rihanna Launches Her Own Beauty Line

The music superstar has inked a $10 million deal to launch Fenty Beauty by Rihanna to hit stores nationwide in 2017

Once again proving that she is a multimillion dollar brand and savvy businesswoman, Robyn Rihanna…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Why Black Women Earn Less But Pay More For The Same Products As Men

Pink tax allows manufacturers to charge extra, putting black women at financial risk

The pink tax refers to the extra amount women are charged for certain products or…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

9-5 and 6-10: How Twitter is Balancing Work and more Work

BlackEnterprise.com asked the Twitter community how they balance day jobs with night hustles. (Part 5 of 5)

Twitter shares how they master the balance of work (day job) with more work (outside…

By Safon Floyd

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

4 Ways to Make Sure Your Company Pays Women Equally

Here's what you can do to ensure your company is offering fair pay and opportunities for women

The pay gap is even greater for African-American and Latina women, with African-American women earning…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Brand Ambassadors Are A Must Have For Every Entrepreneur

Here are the best ways to secure brand ambassadors to push your product or service

Establishing your small business brand is essential. As an owner, do you have an army…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Are You Doing The Right Thing With Your Tax Refund?

For savvy professionals, tax season means getting creative with how to use your tax refund check

What should you do with that tax refund once you get it? The left side…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Accounting Mistakes Entrepreneurs Must Avoid To Succeed, Are You Guilty of the Top 5?

Don't let poor money management kill your chances for business success

Don’t let these top five common accounting mistakes kill your business and ruin your chances…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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

These 10 Smart Twitter Accounts Can Change Your Life

The key to dynamic resources, inspiration, and events are one 'follow' away

If you’re just a young entrepreneur making that dream a reality, follow these 10 startup…

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
piperwai-cofounders

Black Entrepreneurs In NYC: Private Shark Tank Casting Call In New York Underway

Minority and women-owned startups need to get their “pitch” on for a chance to secure millions

A private NYC Casting Call event for ABC’s Shark Tank it taking place on April…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Why Every Entrepreneur Needs To Grab These Unique Opportunities

Forging your own specific path is a vital step in becoming a successful entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur means you are able to identify opportunities at the right time and…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , ,
(Image: iStock by Getty Images)

Co-Working Spaces Can Kill Productivity, But…

The upsides and downsides of sharing a work space

There are several benefits of co-working spaces, but these don’t come minus a few drawbracks.…

By Safon Floyd

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

Read More »
grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

Read More »