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Jaguar Dealers Take Final Drive

Luxury automaker suffers from sales declines

As Ford Motor Co. struggles to maintain competitive and return to profitability, at press time…

By Jeff Fortson

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Beyond Government

The federal government is not the only source of support for small business owners. A…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Just Because You Build It…

How to turn online tire kickers into actual customers

They flock to your Website in droves, looking for the latest information on a certain…

By Bridget McCrea

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Feeling the Pinch

Vallejo bankruptcy filing may be the tip of iceberg

Encumbered with ballooning labor costs and years of recurring debt that led to a $16…

By Aisha I. Jefferson

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Capri Capital Goes Global

Lands $2 billion real estate deal in Saudi Arabia

Capri Capital Partners L.L.C. (No. 4 on the BE ASSET MANAGERS list with $4.48 billion…

By Alan Hughes

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The Business of the NBA Finals – Part 6

The Advertisers

With so many entertainment options available today—ranging from 500+ cable channels and pay-per-view programming, to…

By Alexis McCombs

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The Business of the NBA Finals—Part 3

The Network

Television networks search the high seas to find programming that will appeal to a large…

By Alexis McCombs

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The Business of the NBA Finals – Part 2

The League

Last summer, the NBA made headlines when former referee Tim Donaghy admitted betting on games…

By Alexis McCombs

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Fate of Federal Contracting Agency

GSA seeks to move beyond dark cloud after Lurita Doan's controversial departure

Following repeated calls for her resignation and investigations into some of her dealings at the…

By Ann Brown

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Black-Owned Car Dealership is Certified Gold

Steve Jackson's Toyota of Rockwall dealership is eco-friendly

Before auto dealer Steve Jackson opened his Toyota store, being green wasn’t part of his…

By Cliff Hocker

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Radio One's Digital Unit Partners with

The broadcasting company adds hip-hop demographic to its online community

Interactive One, the digital arm of Radio One Inc., has announced a five-year, multimillion-dollar partnership…

By Anthony Calypso

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Business Protection

Before investing money in your enterprise, write a business prenup

The day you and your business partner launch your company–or some time soon after–you’ll need…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Green Fashion

Owner of LaTrice Designs makes fashion statement with repurposed materials

It’s all about recycling for LaTonya Banes, owner and designer of LaTrice Designs in Dallas.…

By Delmetria l. Millener

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SEC Sues Birmingham Mayor

Larry Langford charged with taking undisclosed payments

Birmingham, Alabama, Mayor Larry Langford was sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Coming to a Monitor Near You

TV producer and social networking giant team up

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Inc. has partnered with popular social networking site MySpace to become…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Atlanta Life Mourns CEO’s Passing

Ronald D. Brown reinvigorated the century-old institution

The black business community lost one of its leaders Tuesday morning. Ronald D. Brown, 55,…

By Alan Hughes

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P&G Enters Music Business

TAG deodorant gets record label through Island Def Jam partnership

Procter & Gamble has partnered with Island Def Jam to launch TAG Records in an…

By Ann Brown

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Small Business Guide for Success

Launching a business? Here are tips to get you started--the right way!

Matters entrepreneurs should consider in forming a business, courtesy of Kevin Freeman, a Chicago-based corporate…


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National Small Business Week Kicks Off

SBA celebrates 45th year of event

Entrepreneurs around the nation are marking their calendars for April 21-25, officially National Small Business…

By Ann Brown

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A Healthy Perspective

A Washington, D.C.-area doctor goes green

When the Warners decided to open a second medical office to accommodate their expanding services…

By Steve Garmhausen

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How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?

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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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