Black Enterprise

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BLACK ENTERPRISE is the ultimate source for wealth creation for African American professionals, entrepreneurs and corporate executives. Every month, BLACK ENTERPRISE delivers timely, useful information on careers, small business and personal finance.
 

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Contents

Meeting the Challenges of the Job Market
9
Blacks (Employment), Vocational guidance
The origins of the civil rights movement (Book Review)
21
Ending Police Brutality
23
Police brutality
100 Years is Enough
24
United Nations Council for Namibia, Namibia (Politics and government)
Protesting Apartheid
24
Apartheid, Civil rights demonstrations, United States (Foreign relations, South Africa), South Africa (Foreign relations, United States)
Designs for the Future
57
Black engineers
On the Cutting Edge of Telecommunications
67
Michael G. Holmes (electrical engineer.), Ilene Heyward (chemist.), AT&T Bell Labs, American Telephone & Telegraph Co, Blacks in telecommunication
Financial Globe-trotters
70
Americans (Employment, Foreign countries), Black banks and banking, Banks and banking, International
Working on the Hill
77
United States Congress (Employees), Congressmen (Staff)
Making the Big Time Without a Degree
81
Blacks (Occupations, Vocational education)

A PAC for Power
26
21st Century Institute for Political Action
Uproar in Miami
26
Howard Gary, Miami (Fla.) (Politics and government)
Beyond the Rainbow
28
Topper Carew, Rainbow TV Works
Future Leaders
28
Leadership Education and Development (Program)
The Senate: Conflict Or Compromise?
33
United States Congress Senate
Ergonomics: Adapting Machines to Man
37
Ergonomics, Computers (Design), Computer furniture
By No Means Run in Debt--manage It!
39
Debt
Recent Economic Growth: Who's Left Behind?
43
Blacks (Economic conditions), United States (Economic conditions)
How Far Does Your Paycheck Go?
46
Cost and standard of living
On the Threshold of Discovery
49
Black scientists
Careers and Opportunities 1985
87
Blacks (Occupations)
Reading Between the Lines
95
Advertising, Classified
Does Your Job Work for You?
99
Job evaluation, Blacks (Employment)
The Fine Art of Finding the Right Job
101
Blacks (Employment), Job applications
How I Got My First Job
105
Blacks (Employment), Job applications
Getting a Jump on the Job Market
109
Colleges and universities (Placement offices), Black college graduates (Employment)
Franchising Fever
112
Black entrepreneurs, Franchise system
Paving the Way for Big Money Contracts
119
Industrial purchasing, Black business enterprises, Contracts
Sitting Pretty
128
Sofas
Technological Triumphs
130
Camcorders, Cameras

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