Companies ‘Steal’ Billions from Low-Income Workers

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Employers pickpocket billions of dollars from low-wage workers, a crime that disproportionately hurts Blacks and often goes underreported, according to a...

How Military Skill Sets Create Better Customer Interactions for Business

In a few weeks, retailers, restaurants and others across the country will set out to begin to interview, hire and train workers for very...

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AFRO AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS’ DIVERSITY IN CAREERS AND EDUCATION EXPO

 UNITING TALENT WITH OPPORTUNITY  AFRO AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS’ DIVERSITY IN CAREERS AND EDUCATION EXPO JUNE 24, 2014 – 10AM TO 3PM REGINALD F. LEWIS MUSEUM OF MARYLAND AFRICAN...

Apple’s Beats Buy is Two-Sided for Music Streaming

LOS ANGELES— Apple's $3 billion purchase of headphone maker and streaming music company Beats Electronics sheds light on a rarely recognized reality in the...

Credit Managment 101

In today's world of high finance, managing your credit is a key to financial success. The first step is to know your FICO score...

Get your Financial House in Order

Welcome to 2014! As you begin the New Year, now is a good time to get your financial house in order. A good place...

Success Stories: Diane S. Taitt, Interior Architect

Name and professional title: Diane S. Taitt, ASID, Assoc AIA; Founder and Managing Principal of De Space Designs Name of business: De Space Designs, a...

Frank Savage Knows How to Sail Against the Wind

Frank Savage has a theory about what it will take to bring down the rate of African-American unemployment, which is hovering at 14 percent,...

Black Professional Pursues Philanthropy for Millennials

Ebonie Johnson Cooper has a whirlwind life. One typical day found her leaving a lunch date with friends, headed to a business meeting and...

We’re More Connected Everyday

  I love this time of the year.  Oh, yes – the holidays, too – but, I am referring to the release of the newest...

Thrifting: Designer Treasures at Bargain-Basement Prices

Ever wonder how you could get your hands on a piece from one of those high-end designer labels like St. John’s, Ferragamo, or Burberry?...