After working at the same company for three years, and enjoying it, things were beginning to feel a bit stale and I decided to start looking for a new position. But money wasn’t my prime motivator in starting my job search. I consider myself a life long learner and I was ready to move on and tackle…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 29, 2016 at 11:49am — No Comments
The end of the year is a good time to reflect on your business’s progress over the past year and plan how you want your business to develop. Do you want increased success in the coming year or the chance to enjoy the success you’ve achieved more? These New Year’s resolutions are designed to help you do…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 29, 2016 at 11:32am — No Comments
How would you feel if your paycheck was cut in half? What if you found out that the white gentleman sitting next to you, working the same hours and doing the same work, earned almost twice as much as you?
This Latina Equal Pay Day we are highlighting the everyday reality Hispanic and Latina women…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 29, 2016 at 11:25am — No Comments
A bra hanging system, a piñata hoisting device and a six-tortilla toaster.
These are among the 23 products that might end up on an HSN program designed to highlight Latino entrepreneurs.
Five will be selected to launch their products on "Project American Dreams," scheduled to air in…
Added by HispanicPro on December 27, 2016 at 12:16pm — No Comments
Networking is inevitable in any business. As marketing is a very huge and dynamic industry, there will…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 27, 2016 at 12:06pm — No Comments
With a few days left in 2016, perhaps you’ve already started thinking of your New Year’s resolutions?
Here’s the problem with New Year’s Resolutions
The nature of the word “resolution” refers to solving or fixing something. That’s the major downside of New…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 27, 2016 at 11:57am — No Comments
It's hard to believe, but 2017 is right around the corner. This can be a great time to take stock and press the reset button, making positive resolutions for the future. These are often focused on personal improvement goals or hobbies, but could just as easily be a chance to buckle down, focus,…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 22, 2016 at 10:57am — No Comments
As we finish off one year and prepare to start the next, it’s a good time to think about how we want 2017 to be better, which for purposes of this column means a better career. Here are 10 ideas for new year’s resolutions to adopt for a stronger career in…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 22, 2016 at 10:14am — No Comments
Trump is on track to appoint the first cabinet in 28 years without a Hispanic. When President Ronald Reagan nominated Lauro Cavazos in 1988 as the first Latino to serve in a presidential cabinet, he made history.
Today, President-elect Donald Trump is on the verge of making history too. With 16…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 22, 2016 at 10:07am — No Comments
According to an annual telephone and online poll conducted by Florida Atlantic University’s Business and Economics Polling Initiative (BEPI), more than one in five…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 22, 2016 at 9:57am — No Comments
Hispanics living in the U.S., particularly those who hail from other countries, are approaching retirement with less than a third of the savings of their white counterparts.
A new study from the Urban Institute, an economic policy think tank in Washington, found that the rapidly growing…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 19, 2016 at 12:23pm — No Comments
Changing a habit is hard, and resolutions require that. But successful resolutions have a few characteristics in mind.
I don’t think any of us plan to work at our New Year’s resolutions for just a few months before giving up, but that’s exactly what many of us end up doing. Changing a habit is…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 19, 2016 at 10:24am — No Comments
Forget those online postings. Here’s how to make real connections when looking for a job, while improving your chance of an offer letter.
First things first when you’re looking for a new job: Put down the computer. You’re not going to get hired by sending out your resume en masse to 100 LinkedIn and…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 19, 2016 at 10:03am — No Comments
According toWilliam Almonte, an expert in professional training and hiring industry, everything from interior design change, lighting change and reorganizing the entire office can shift the mood of employees to a great extent. And how doesn't know a happy employee ensure happy clients and customer? Means the pleasant and convenient work environment your employees get in the office the more efficiently they look…Continue
Added by William Almonte on December 15, 2016 at 10:31pm — No Comments
Sure, parties are for fun, but they are also great for networking. So why not do both? Check out these party pointers.
It’s too true. While parties are events where people are meant to have fun, they are also primo networking territory. In fact, the winter holiday season, with its open houses,…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 15, 2016 at 12:50pm — No Comments
The best workplaces for diversity show higher satisfaction for all employees—and bigger growth, too.
Diversity is an empty word in much of corporate America.
Many companies invest in diversity efforts and appoint chief diversity officers, yet are disappointed with the meager results. Over the…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 15, 2016 at 12:39pm — No Comments
Three years ago, Daniel Trujillo's company, Tortilleria La Ranchera, was scrambling to meet his customers' demand for tortillas. He already had a 22,000-square-foot warehouse, but he needed more space. "People needed tortillas, and we didn't know where to shelve them,"…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 15, 2016 at 12:29pm — No Comments
Latinos are three times as likely as the general population to start their own businesses, but cultural and economic factors have hampered the growth of Latino-owned businesses at a cost of trillions of dollars.
A report by the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative (SLEI) found the lost…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 12, 2016 at 12:22pm — No Comments
By 2019, there will be more Hispanics in Texas than Anglos, according to Pablo Schneider, CEO of the Wider Net.
If you add up all the minorities — Hispanic, African American, Asian — they already make up a larger percentage of the population than white people in Texas, and a handful of other states.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on December 12, 2016 at 12:17pm — No Comments
According to William Almonte team leader needs to follow certain principles when handling the different programs. The team leader needs to be very professional and skillful when teaching the employees the various skills that they have to master to excel in the long run.…Continue
Added by William Almonte on December 12, 2016 at 12:19am — No Comments