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Social Networking for Business Intelligence

Learn all you can about your clients, competitors

Real estate agents use social media networks like Twitter to get into the minds of…

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Williams Capital’s Billion Dollar Deal

Company to manage securities for Goldman Sachs

Christopher J. Williams
In what is perhaps one of the few silver linings in the dark…

By Alan Hughes

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Ursula Burns Named Xerox CEO

Former president takes helm at tough time for company

Xerox Corp. named Ursula Burns chief executive office Thursday. Burns, who currently serves as president,…

By Renita Burns

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Working with Independent Contractors

Outsourcing can be a lucrative option to cut costs

If you can’t afford the costs of hiring a new employee, but you do have…

By Margarette Burnette

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Behind ING-Girls Inc.’s $50,000 Youth Investment Challenge

Young investors find opportunity in stock market

Current economic conditions haven’t stopped Girls Inc. from teaching its students how to become savvy…

By Renita Burns

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SBA Small Business Award Winners

Charles Baker
NATIONAL VETERAN CHAMPION
Charles M. Baker, President and CEO
MCB Lighting & Electrical and Government…

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SBA Celebrates National Small Business Week

Conference honors entrepreneurs' accomplishments

Each year the Small Business Administration hosts “National Small Business Week,” a three-day conference in…

By Joyce Jones

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Welcome to Detroit: Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo Kicks Off

Black Enterprise welcomed attendees to its 14th Annual Entrepreneurs Conference and Expo Sunday. Hundreds of…

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Small Business Awards Winners

Black Enterprise honors the best of the best

Innovation, perseverance, and resilience are some of the attributes entrepreneurs need to weather the current…

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Piedmont to Manage Piece of TARP Pie

Historic deal a sign of confidence for firm

In what could be a landmark deal for Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC (No. 10 on…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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News Roundup

Veteran job fair, sustainability program

Minority patients are often under-prescribed, over-prescribed, or mis-prescribed pharmaceutical treatment for cardiovascular illness, asthma, psychiatric…

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Smith Graham to Increase Assets to Nearly $6 Billion in Acquisition Deal

Companys revenues set to triple, even in dismal market

Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors L.P. (No. 8 on the BE Asset Managers list…

By Alan Hughes

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Washington D.C.’s Independence Federal to Acquire Colombo Bancshares

Deal would more than double banks assets

Hoping to boost its profitability, Washington, D.C.-based Independence Federal Savings Bank (No. 14 on the…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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prwt

PRWT Services to Go Public

Pharmaceutical manufacturer to retain minority ownership

PRWT Services Inc. (No. 57 on the B.E. Industrial/Service 100 list with $76 million in…

By Alan Hughes

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R. Donahue Peebles: ‘We Will Land Aqueduct Deal’

Despite credit challenges, CEO says deal is far from dead

Plans for the redevelopment of a New York racetrack/casino stalled last week amid reports that…

By Alan Hughes

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SENTEL Acquires Service Provider to U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Deal to contribute about $11 million to company revenues

SENTEL (No. 90 on the 2008 BE INDUSTRIAL/SERVICE list with $45 million in revenues) acquired…

By Alan Hughes

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75. Natchitoches Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc.

Natchitoches Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 75th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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74. Freedom Ford Lincoln-Mercury Inc.

Freedom Ford Lincoln-Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 74th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Virginia’s…

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38. Phil Waterford’s Manteca Ford-Mercury

Phil Waterford’s Manteca Ford-Mercury is the nation’s 38th largest African American-owned auto dealership and California’s…

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Senate Hearing Focuses on Credit Availability

Panelists discuss lending increases, payment issues

For several years, small businesses have become increasingly reliant on credit cards as a major…

By Joyce Jones

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How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

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How to Deal With Grief While at Work

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