Hispanic Professional Network
Casa Central announces the addition of its new VP of External Affairs & Chief Marketing Officer, Jose M Muñoz, to the agency’s leadership team. In his new role, Muñoz will be helping lead Casa Central’s sustainability and growth strategy. Muñoz brings a wealth of knowledge and insight, having spent the last 20 years designing and leading several local, state and…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 30, 2018 at 11:20am — No Comments
In its second annual diversity report, Uber, which has been sued by employees alleging racial and gender discrimination, showed small increases in the number of women and minorities in tech and leadership positions.
“We have made meaningful progress over the last year, but we still have a lot of work to do to increase representation of women and underrepresented…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 30, 2018 at 10:54am — No Comments
In case you needed another reason to rank Fort Worth higher than Dallas, here's one: a new study by personal finance website WalletHub named Fort Worth as one of the Top 20 Best Cities for Hispanic Entrepreneurs.
Pulling in at 18, Fort Worth ranked above Dallas (31), El Paso (19) and Austin (20). Cowtown came in behind other Texas cities such as Laredo (1),…Continue
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Having the right professional contacts can help you expand your business and open the door to new opportunities. One of the best ways to meet those contacts is by attending networking events. Whether you're at an industry-specific conference or a general entrepreneur meetup, you're sure to connect with people who can help you grow.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 26, 2018 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Twenty-eight new authors share their poignant stories of inspiration and hope in "Today's Inspired Latina Volume IV" which will have its book launch from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, May 24 at The Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 26, 2018 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Strong purchasing power for Hispanics in one Johnson County community helped land the suburb on a new ranking of the best cities for Hispanic entrepreneurs.
Purchasing power is a particular strength within Overland Park, WalletHub found, noting the community was the fifth-best among 182 cities in terms of median annual income of Hispanics (adjusted for cost of…Continue
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A recent study released by marketing trade organization the Culture Marketing Council details many of the unique online engagement trends salient among U.S.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 23, 2018 at 12:53pm — No Comments
There’s no doubt about it: Job searches are stressful. There are cover letters to craft, resumes to send and networking events to attend — and that’s before you even land an interview.
Dev Aujla says the job hunting routine hasn’t changed much in the last 50 years. But in that time, careers have changed.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 23, 2018 at 10:47am — No Comments
In 2011, Fox and the Spanish-language network Telemundo won the rights to broadcast the 2018 and 2022 World Cup in the U.S. for a record $1 billion dollars. Fox agreed to pay roughly $400 million and Telemundo will pay roughly $600 million.
Flash forward, and the U.S. failed to make the World Cup. Was the investment worth it?…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 23, 2018 at 10:30am — No Comments
Spanish-language TV has been a complicated space for many U.S. advertisers: There's too little understanding of the Hispanic consumer, and the language barrier prevents many chief marketing officers from appreciating the cultural relevance of programming they way they easily recognize the buzz around an English-language show like "This Is Us."
That dynamic and…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 19, 2018 at 10:56am — No Comments
After searching for months, you finally landed your internship! Congratulations. But what will you do in the first few weeks to make sure you're successful?
You may think that working hard is enough to earn respect. That's certainly part of the equation. However, your success relies on many factors and doing your job well is just one.
Before you begin…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 19, 2018 at 10:42am — No Comments
Business networking has two main objectives. The first is to strengthen relationships with your existing contacts, and the second is to meet new contacts. After all anyone in business knows that people do business with people, not with companies. This is why networking is so important.
In fact networking can help with almost every aspect of your business. This…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 19, 2018 at 10:33am — No Comments
Depending on where you live, there are career service centers located throughout the U.S. that can help you find a job. One of the best is the American Job Center (AJC) that has around 2,500 centers nationwide. Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration, AJCs are free-to-use resource centers that can help you explore your career…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 16, 2018 at 4:06pm — No Comments
For many two-year institutions, it didn't take a racist incident, protest or controversial guest speaker to jump-start efforts to promote more diverse and inclusive campus environments.
Many community colleges are heralded for having diverse student populations. But that perception hasn't made them complacent, especially as many go beyond their campuses and see…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 16, 2018 at 3:58pm — No Comments
Hispanics in the U.S. are more optimistic about their financial situation and their economic conditions have generally improved in the first three months of 2018, according to a new national consumer sentiment index conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI) in FAU's College of Business.
Added by HispanicPro on April 16, 2018 at 3:45pm — No Comments
Take a moment to think about your handshake. When was the last time you shook someone’s hand? Why did you do it? Were you standing or sitting? Did the other person have a strong handshake? What impression did they make on you? Now, being very honest, rate your average handshake on a scale of one to five on the following criteria:
Firmness (with five being very…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 12, 2018 at 12:53am — No Comments
The recent releases of movies like “Black Panther” and “Love, Simon” have allowed different groups to see themselves represented on the big screen and in the media. It’s taken years for minority groups and the LGBTQ community to see itself represented in a way they can be proud of.
There’s always been representation of different ethnic groups in movies, TV shows…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 12, 2018 at 12:46am — No Comments
Black and Hispanic homebuyers have a harder time finding homes they can afford in Denver than in the rest of the country as a whole, according to a new analysis from Zillow.
The real estate website looked at median income data for several racial groups – white, Hispanic, Asian, black and all groups – and found that nationwide, the typical buyer could afford…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 12, 2018 at 12:38am — No Comments
Read biographies of feature guests for the Banking and Finance Networking Forum being held tomorrow Thursday, April 11 at Chicago Chop House.
Added by HispanicPro on April 11, 2018 at 7:21am — No Comments
When it comes to moving to a new city, there are so many things to take into consideration, including employment. Unless you are moving for a job that you already have, it can be intimidating to apply for jobs in a new city. After all, you are not there already, and you can’t just go to an interview on a moment’s notice.
So, what you need to do is find ways to…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on April 9, 2018 at 3:09pm — No Comments