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John H Johnson

One Final Lesson: Bottom-Line Advice Every Business Person Should Know

Dennis Kimbro, Ph.D. | Posted 11.04.2013 | Black Voices
Dennis Kimbro, Ph.D.

It has been nearly seven years since the death of Ebony magazine founder John H. Johnson and nearly three decades since I sat in his exquisitely paneled office as he quizzed me on the rudiments of operating a successful business as well as the inner secrets of wealth creation.

LOOK: Black History Photo Of The Day

Posted 02.15.2013 | Black Voices

A picture is certainly worth a thousand words. What better way to celebrate Black History Month than by taking a moment to acknowledge the snapshots o...

PHOTOS: Our Favorite Ebony Magazine Covers

Posted 01.19.2013 | Black Voices

Happy Birthday John H. Johnson! Today would have marked the businessman and publisher's 94th birthday. As a founder of Johnson Publishing Company,...

Workplace Revenge: A Worker Bee Strikes Back

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

As you read this, there is a growing scandal in the world of Black media involving Johnson Publishing Company, the parent company of Ebony/Jet magazines, and the most prestigious black-owned publishing company in the world.