Small Business Archives - Page 5 of 208 - Black Enterprise

Small Business

Tech Initiative

How to Prepare for Your First 5 Business Milestones

The “firsts” of your business can be nerve-wracking. Here’s how to make sure everything goes smoothly

Educating yourself on common milestones in your startup will give you a better chance of…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
self-employed

6 Simple Budget Tips to Follow When You Become Self-Employed

This could be your lifeline as an entrepreneur

Here are 6 simple budgeting tips to take into consideration when you’re looking to take…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
motherhood

The Mother/Founder Paradox and What It Means for All Entrepreneurs

Motherhood and entrepreneurship are not mutually exclusive.

After spending much of our engagement diving into data and testing many new business ideas,…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Dodd-Frank

Trump’s Roll Back on Dodd-Frank Could Cripple Black Businesses and Borrowers

Communities of color are targets of high-cost, predatory financial products

Donald Trump issued an Executive Order aimed at reducing several requirements in Dodd-Frank. President Barack…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
shark tank

‘Shark Tank’ Celebrates $100 Million in Deals Done on the Show

Special ABC ‘20/20’ program examines entrepreneurs funded over last eight seasons

In a special episode featuring millennial entrepreneurs, one will make the deal that takes the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
comcast

Comcast Launches Filmmaker Series Black Women Behind The Scenes

Cable company expands reach through Black Film & TV destination

As part of its Black Film & TV destination Comcast Xfinity on demand will…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
get paid

4 Money Lessons Entrepreneurs Need To Survive

Entrepreneurship is exciting, but it's not simple. While building your business, here are four money lessons you can learn from

If you are a young entrepreneur, or if you’re ready to quit your job to…

By Ashley M Fox

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
give back

4 Reasons Why Your Small Business Should Give Back

Make social and environmental benefits your business

Here are 4 reasons, aside from being socially responsible, why your small business should make…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
personality

How Your Personality Could Be Affecting Your Business

The success or failure of your business starts right here

Here are six personality types we must pay attention to discover how they could possibly…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
business relationship

7 Surefire Ways to Destroy a Business Relationship

It can take years to build and nurture solid relationships, but only takes a second to damage them

Avoid these 7 surefire ways that will definitely destroy any business relationship and any other…

By Cameka Smith

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
fail

13 Keys to Success According to Today’s Most Innovative Entrepreneurs

Everyone’s definition of success differs. But there’s truth behind each and every one

Here are the most important keys to success from 13 innovative entrepreneurs on the scene…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
metrics

The Dangers of Metrics for Small Business Owners

While metrics are an important tool for measuring results, small business owners should be wary of relying too heavily on certain ones.

While metrics present business owners with a method of measuring results, they should understand that…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
small business

Here’s a Chance to Win $10,000 for Your Small Business

Submit your two-minute video pitch for a chance to win at the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

Is your business pitch on point? Need capital infusion? The 22nd annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Instagram

4 Things You Won’t Find on Instagram About Starting a Business

The real deal on running a successful biz

Here is what no one is going to tell you about running a profitable business—-at…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
ePayments

How E-Payments Can Make Your Business Finances Super Easy

Here's how the efficiency of e-payments can help simplify your life

Check out this breakdown detailing a few of the reasons why you need to make…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
bee farmer

How This Engineer Became a Bee Farmer and Honey Entrepreneur

Ivy Lawson purchased beehives in Jamaica to create her specialty honey

Here’s how Ivy Lawson went from a career as quality control engineer and software developer…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Chopped

Celebrity DJ Debuts on Food Network’s ‘Chopped’

We spoke with Dallas Green, the first celebrity DJ to compete on Food Network's "Chopped," as he hosted his annual Eats & Beats Brunch

Dallas Green is the first celebrity DJ to compete on Food Network’s CHOPPED. The “Game…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Super Bowl LI

Super Bowl LI Scores Diverse Small Businesses for NFL Contracts

Over 300 Houston enterprises to conduct business during big game festivities

The New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons are preparing to face off in Super…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
business credit score

How to Establish a Good Business Credit Score

Tips on how to establish a stellar credit rating

In order to do so at an affordable rate, you’ll need to follow these steps…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
key technologies

4 Key Technologies You Should Add to Your Small Business Arsenal

Check out these 4 key technologies that is imperative for you to have if you…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , ,

How To

manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

Read More »
podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

Read More »