What’s the secret to great chocolate? Pam Eudaric-Amiri would know. The owner of Chocolate Secrets & Wine Gardens Inc. on Oak Lawn Avenue treats her customers to gourmet, hand-made chocolates daily with flavors from all around the world.
Since opening its first store in 1986, the foundation of Mattress Firm’s success has been built on a commitment to its core values: service, integrity and passion. Now, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, a three-decade journey has seen it ...
Consumers today increasingly rely on connected devices to research products and services before making purchases – so it’s no secret that small businesses need to focus more of their marketing resources than ever before on online strategies.
The Alumni Association of Texas A&M University-Commerce honored Zenetta Drew as a Distinguished Alumna and the other award winners, E.C. Larkin, Dr. Jack Lassiter, John Norman and Steve Thurman, at the annual Alumni Awards Gala on April 23.
Chris Gardner – whose life journey from homeless father to business success was depicted in the book and Will Smith film The Pursuit of Happyness – is a stockbroker, motivational speaker, associate film producer and philanthropist. He is not, however, ...
Leadership Southwest, a partnership program between the Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Duncanville and Lancaster Chambers of Commerce, is a pathway to skilled directorship said Keith Vinson, the program’s chair-elect, as he reflected upon the organization’s recent May 18 graduation ceremony.
Persistent and significant stock market swings, combined with shifting workplace structures and an outdated retirement benefit system, are profoundly impacting Americans’ ability to save and prepare for a secure retirement.
When your to-do list is miles long and deadlines are looming, it can be hard to tap into a creative, problem-solving mindset.
“You see what is coming up around here,” remarked D. Hinga Mbogo as he discussed the changing environment surrounding his business, Hinga Automotive, located at 3516 Ross Ave. “They have rezoned it to where they can put a bar, restaurants ...
The world today is a digital world where communication across the globe is instant.
Ed Welburn, General Motors’ longtime head of automotive design and the first African American to lead global design for any automaker, is retiring after 44 years with the company.
Tamika Walker was paying $800 a month to rent a Northaven house, and grew tired of it.
Satisfaction seems to be the common element in commercial phrases, such as, “The customer is always right,” “If you don’t look good, we don’t look good,” and “We’re here to serve you.”
President Barack Obama is launching a version of “take your child to work day” that’s focused on America’s science laboratories instead of its corporate workspaces.
Walker’s Legacy, a national women-of-color in business collective named in honor of Madam C. J. Walker