The BBJ Editorial Calendar

Planned features of upcoming editions through the end of Year 2001.

Two editions per month. Listings without features will be non-themedbusiness news.

December 1999

  • Gifts & Shopping Tips: pre-Christmas sales and events
  • Supplement Feature: Planning your finances for the year 2001 (part 1)
  • Healthcare Resolutions: New year company health benefits planning,shopping health services
  • Corporate/Community Goodwill: Corporate PR goodwill, community messages, thanks-to-customers
  • Kwanzaa - seven community principles celebrated the last week of theyear
  • Christmas and business

January 2001

  • Black Businesses and The Dream: Focusing on Martin Luther King and Equaland Fair Business Opportunities by corporations/ and those who reportedlydo not offer Blacks and other minorities and women such access MLKÕs January15 birthday edition
  • Supplement Feature: Planning your finances for the year 2001 (part 2)
  • Season's Greetings: Corporate PR goodwill, community messages,thanks-to-customers
  • The BBJ Editors 2001 Business Report: Where are the investor's stealsand deals?
  • Supplement Feature: The BBJ Oil & Energy Agenda 2001 CEOs viewpoint
  • Black History Month: Major corporate and community businesses who makesignificant differences in the community standard of living are featured
  • Corporate PR messages of goodwill, often sponsoring ad space profilingBlack inventors, achievers, and persons of exceptional service to humanity

February

  • Profiles of Black Executives in Major Corporations: Leaders in aposition to make a difference
  • Black History Month and the American Dream: Which corporations offerBlacks the best chance to succeed in the American Dream
  • The Business of Black Churches as Economic Development Corporations (part 1)

March

  • The BBJ Oil & Energy Quarterly Report (Business and Job Opportunities forBlacks in the Industry. Plus, Executive Profile of an AfricanAmerican in oil and Gas company
  • The Business of Black Churches as Economic Development Corporations (part2)
  • Black Health Care Special Section: Companies & Profiles and Productswhich have medical/health interests for Blacks

April

  • Tax Matters and Managing your money: Previewing the Houston OffshoreTechnology Conference, OTC 2001 Additional editorial feature: Financial services companies and execs Tips on money management Key Business Issue in the news
  • The BBJ Tourism and Travels preview for Summer 2001. Deals and Places togo.

May

  • Offshore Technology Conference Special Edition: Interviews,Supplements/Features, trends, pictures
  • Honoring Black Women in Business : Showcase your clientsÕ /companiesBlack Women execs/staff. Additional editorial feature: Examiningthe balance achieved between childrearing and career by successful mothers. Additional editorial feature: Key Issue in the news
  • BBJ Small Business Report and Community Development Special Edition: Interviews, Supplements/Features, trends, pictures

June

  • Supplement Feature: Juneteenth as a Background to Economic Emancipationof Black folks: A Record of Progress, or...? The BBJ SpecialReport/Supplement Feature for community and Corporations to Showcasetheir contributions to African-American economic development. Additional editorial feature: Key Issue in the news.
  • International Business opportunities for African Americans Sector Watch & What to Know and Do in 2001. Additional editorial feature: Key Issue in the news
  • Father's Day: Examining the role of fatherhood in Black entrepreneurship Feature some fathers are business mentors. For example: The Chase Familyin Texas

July

  • Independence Day : Examining the values of the American Revolution nowimitated worldwide, and their relevance to Black economic advancement
  • Healthcare Business, Profiles and Opportunities: New year company healthbenefits planning, shopping health services
  • Black Business Woman Feature: A decision-making executive of meritin the community

August

  • Supplement Feature: The BBJ Oil & Energy Quarterly Report (The U.S.,and Africa Oil and Gas business arena: What opportunities forBlacks?
  • Black Business Woman Feature: A decision-making executive of merit inthe community
  • The Business of Black Churches as Economic Development Corporations(part 3)

September

  • The Black Business Journal Technology Edition The Internet, Tech and African-Americans
  • Healthcare Access and our Community: News and Editorial Supplement &Features of the dominant and smaller companies and how their productsand interests play/impact Black America

October

  • Supplement Feature: The BBJ Oil & Energy Quarterly Report
  • The Business of Black Churches as Economic Development Corporations(part 4)
  • Elections and Business of Black America Political advertisements,corporate sponsorship and editorials

November

  • Veteran's Day Salute: 225 years of Black contributions to Americanmilitary readiness and economic development action. How their contributions in the Armyhelped open Business doors.
  • Thanksgiving Edition: Business Specials and Features on End of YearFinancial planning start of the traditional "holiday season" advertising forChristmas
  • Gifts & Shopping Tips: pre-Christmas sales and events

December

  • New Year's Business Report: Where are the investor's steals and deals?
  • Season's Greetings: Corporate goodwill, community messages,thanks-to-customers
  • Gifts & Shopping Tips: Christmas sales and events
  • Supplement Feature: Planning your finances for the year 2001 (part 1)
  • Kwanzaa - seven community principles celebrated the last week of theyear
  • Black Business Woman Feature: A decision-making executive of merit inthe community
  • Christmas and business