Tag Archives: Money

50 Cent Covers Black Enterprise

You can call Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson a lot of things just don’t call him broke. The antics of the brash 35-year-old MC from Queens, usually overshadows his keen business sense. If you didn’t know, G-Unit’s head man has a knack for putting himself in positions to win. Namely, Jackson boasts an extremely diverse portfolio with ventures in music (100% ownership) film, fragrances, video games, and various high-priced stock. Black Enterprise recently sat down with the mogul to talk business, and life beyond the microphone. Continue reading

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The Bitter College Graduate

Parties, stress, sex, classes, sports, and your four year friendship with mary jane (some of us redefined the term HIGHER Education). With my index finger resting on my temple, and thumb firmly planted under my chin; I can’t help but smile when recalling the days of meal plans, dollar drinks, and house parties. Continue reading

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Multimillionaires Without High School Diplomas

Never in a million years would we advocate not educating yourself, but education does not always come in the form of a classroom. Check out this list of Multimillionaires who were to cool for school, you may be surprised who made the list. Continue reading

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What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Simmons Sisters [VIDEO]

The Simmons sisters are getting paid and looking pretty damn good while doing it. They took full advantage of their rich celebrity family members and really who wouldn’t? Listen closely as they talk to Black Enterprise about how they turned and idea into 50 million. Continue reading

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Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: Mega-Companies and Bad Business Practice [AUDIO COMMENTARY]

Are you willing to take your business somewhere else? This week we’re checking in with our culture/political correspondent Ray Baker as he provides us with another melodic “Point of View” regarding bad business practices of mega companies and the decisions that we are faced with as consumers. You’ll be surprised to see who made the short list. Continue reading

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20 Best Cities to Find a Job

Can’t find a job? Look for one here Continue reading

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20 Highest-Paying Jobs

If you were on the fence about whether or not your degree or profession will ever pay off, this list will likely solidify that notion. CNN Money recently compiled a list of the 20 Highest-Paying Jobs on average in the United States, and I was astonished to see that journalist/blogger/writer did not make the list! Excuse me, there is a bottle of some imported Vodka with my name written all over it. Check out the list. Continue reading

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