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Building Brand Awareness

Making the most of the Web to let consumers know you are in business

Small businesses have an identity problem. Not enough customers know they even exist. The average…

By Brent Leary

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On the Inside

Interior designer Courtney Sloane gives insight on how to green your home décor

With an increasing awareness of eco-friendly living, Courtney Sloane and her employees offer sustainable design…

By Erinn R. Johnson

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U.S. Recession–Are We or Aren’t We There Yet?

Nation’s economic outlook remains grim

As the debate continues over whether the nation is officially in a recession, some economists…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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High School Dropout: A Silent Epidemic

Civil rights groups call for better tracking of educational progress

Underscoring the release of a landmark study on high school graduation rates, the U.S. Department…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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By the Numbers

Green opportunities are growing like ivy

Environmentalism by the Numbers

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Green Product Guide

Black Enterprise's eco-starter kit

Environmental responsibility has moved from the periphery to the mainstream, which means that there’s an…

By Alyssa Danigelis

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Green Pastures

A former model runs her family’s organic farm

For the past 13 years, the Kwelis have used earthworms to produce one of nature’s…

By Sana Butler

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Getting the Greenbacks for your Green Venture

Organizations that are involved in financing companies with green products and services

To find green investors, it may be worth looking into these organizations that are involved…

By Steve Garmhausen

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Fed Cuts Good for Banks but Not Seniors

Last week’s moves may offer little relief to the average consumer

Last week investors bore witness to JP Morgan Chase & Co.’s shocking and historic $2…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Halle Berry to Deliver New Perfume

Actress partners with world's largest fragrance company

Halle Berry is set to deliver a new fragrance line in spring 2009 after inking…

By Ann Brown

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Best Buy Seeks Magic

Consumer Electronics Company Inks Deal With Magic Johnson Enterprises

Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. is turning to Magic Johnson Enterprises in hopes…

By Ann Brown

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Path of Destruction

Historic neighborhood and black businesses suffered structural damages from devastating tornado

Historic neighborhood and black businesses suffered structural damages from devastating tornado

By Aisha I. Jefferson

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Microsoft’s Big Assist to Small Business

Software giant sponsors free online summit

Current and would-be entrepreneurs hungry for help to start or better manage their enterprises can…

By Brent Leary

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An American Airlines Departure for GlobalHue

Top BE 100 ad agency exits one wing of its business

The nation’s largest multicultural advertising agency has walked away from its longstanding relationship with the…

By Cliff Hocker

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Harvard Makes History–Twice

Appoints First African American, Woman Dean

Harvard University made history twice in one day when it named Evelynn M. Hammonds dean…

By Ann Brown

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A Cheerleader for Team Green

Leonard Robinson helps industries become eco-friendly

Leonard Robinson helps industries become eco-friendly.

By Bridget McCrea

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After the Storm

New Orleans-based bank emerging strong post--Hurricane Katrina

Three years ago, Liberty Bank and Trust Co. (No. 8 on the BE BANKS list…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Getting Inside Customer’s Heads

Five market research strategies that will give your business an edge

Market research–the process of gathering, analyzing, and interpreting information about a market; a product or…

By Bridget McCrea

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Inspiring the Masses

Eco group leader wants to bring blacks into the green

When it comes to America’s reliance on foreign oil, Jerome Ringo likens his mission to…

By Bridget McCrea

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Oprah Store is Open for Business

Media mogul enters the retail arena with Chicago store

If you like Oprah Winfrey’s “Favorite Things” you can now buy them in a store…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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How To

T-Shirt Business

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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