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How to get a government contract

Money is aplenty when it comes to government contracts. The U.S. government is the…

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4. UrbanAmerica L.P.

Founded by John O. Utendahl and Richmond McCoy in 1998, UrbanAmerica L.P., is a leading…

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3. Vista Equity Partners

Founded by Robert Smith in 2000, Vista Equity Partners is the second largest African American-owned…

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New Report: Small Businesses Creating Jobs, Giving Back and Growing Local Economy

How To Get Into Black Enterprise: What Not To Do

Avoid these mistakes when approaching an editor about a story on your business

Unfortunately, many people, and particularly small business owners eager to have their companies featured in…

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Advertising Agency of the Year: Sweet Science

Though more than 1,700 miles from New York City‚Äôs Madison Avenue, the capital of the…

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Financial Services Company of the Year: The Loan Rangers

It was the spring of 1998, and the three women had traveled to the state…

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Industrial/Service Company of the Year: The Many Colors of PRWT

Some people become entrepreneurs as a means to become their own boss or build…

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Forged in Fire: The New Rules of Doing Business

For the first time ever, industry conditions force us not to name an Auto Dealer…

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1. Siebert Brandford Shank & Co. L.L.C.

Siebert Brandford Shank & Co. L.L.C. is the largest minority- and woman-owned investment bank in…

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2. Fairview Capital Partners Inc.

Founded by JoAnn Price and Laurence C. Morse in 1994, Fairview Capital Partners is the…

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1. MacFarlane Partners

Founded by Victor MacFarlane in 1987, MacFarlane Partners is the largest African American-owned real estate…

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News Roundup

New chair of Census committee, tragic death of mayor

The U.S. Census Bureau named National Urban League President Marc Morial chairmain of the Census…

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Obama Proposes $1.25 Billion for Black Farmers in Settlement

Group leader says more money is needed

President Barack Obama has allotted $1.25 billion in the FY 2010 budget to settle discrimination…

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Auto Dealers Struggle to Hang on

Many face loss of dealerships as GM phases out brand

Black GM automotive dealers contend with the automaker shutting dealerships and discontinuing its Pontiac line.

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Microlenders Pick Up Where Banks Left Off

Organizations help firms tap into resources

For George Williams, keeping his computer-solutions company afloat after losing major contracts from Fortune 500…

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The Cutting Edge: Next on Deck

Seeing beyond the crisis to new opportunities for prosperity

Wake up people!
Opportunity is at hand; can you see it?
I firmly believe there lies…

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News Roundup

Summer job blight, China squad's first black soccer player

Young adults may have to exercise a bit of creativity when it comes to earning…

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When IT Security Equals Profits

Now isnít the time to cut back on your plan

With the U.S. in a recession, many companies are cutting back in order to save…

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Former Morehouse Leader Named Chairman of Bank of America

Massey takes over as Lewis remains CEO

Bank of America Corp. named Walter E. Massey, a longtime director and president emeritus at…

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BEing Green: Leveraging on Innovation

Businessmen find growth in eco-gowns

But, where there‚Äôs necessity, there‚Äôs invention, and Keith Dixon, along with his business partner, David…

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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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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

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

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