Hispanic Professional Network
We’re always on the lookout for the slightest opportunity to further our professional careers. After all, sheer hard work and dedication can only get you so far at the workplace, you have to stand out from the crowd if you want to get noticed. READ MORE AT…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 29, 2018 at 1:51pm — No Comments
It is Hispanic Heritage month and the city of Wichita Falls is seeing Latin culture grow, especially when it comes to businesses. A leader in the Hispanic community said last year only one new Latino-owned business opened up but this year she has seen six of them open.
“That’s really awesome," Tina Hernandez, the chef of Juan and Juanitas said. "I love to see…Continue
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From helping bring criminals to justice, to developing the latest technology in forensic chemistry, Almirall has led the charge for innovation and standardization in forensics.…Continue
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Contemplating a career change can be a daunting endeavor at any point in your worklife trajectory. According to Balance Careers the "average person changes jobs ten to fifteen times during his or her career with many workers spending five years or less in every job."…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 25, 2018 at 1:28am — No Comments
While some people in Hollywood are making the effort to diversify characters on television, others are working to make the same change behind the camera by giving Latina directors a place to thrive.
The amount of Hispanic women directing television episodes has historically been low and continues to be in the grand scheme of the industry.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 25, 2018 at 12:57am — No Comments
Hispanics are ready for your love. Brands that recognize Hispanics and play a positive role in their community will be rewarded. This is a key finding of the first annual Hispanic Sentiment Study conducted among 2,579 Latinx in the United States by the We Are All Human Foundation and Zeno Group.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 25, 2018 at 12:26am — No Comments
Nowadays, being recognized as a leader in your field takes more than social media followers, titles, and credentials after your name. It takes strategy as a well as a commitment to build mutually beneficial relationships not only for you but for others as well. Here are three simple networking tips to position you as a leader.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 21, 2018 at 10:08pm — No Comments
Hispanics in the U.S. have lower rates of death from heart disease overall than non-Hispanic whites, except in communities where Hispanics make up most of the population, a recent study finds.
Overall, counties with higher Hispanic populations also face more economic disadvantages, a lack of access to quality healthcare, and language barriers, researchers…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 21, 2018 at 9:49pm — No Comments
It’s no surprise that Hispanics are the largest minority group in the United States. This translates to a major voting bloc and a strong economy. Now, Latino millennials are playing a significant role in their own way.
Florida is home to the third largest Hispanic population in the United States. As a result, Hispanics are key to the growth of the state and…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 21, 2018 at 6:52pm — No Comments
According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Latinas and the leading cause of cancer deaths in Latinas living in the U.S. Latinos are the fastest-growing minority in the U.S., however there are limited studies about breast cancer in Latinas in the U.S. According to the American Cancer Society the rates of breast…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 19, 2018 at 11:38am — No Comments
While Missouri may not be the first state that comes to mind as home to a thriving Hispanic/Latino population, data shows that the demographic is growing rapidly and in turn directly impacting the economics of the region.
Over a span of five years, the number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the region has increased by 42 percent, according to the Hispanic…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 18, 2018 at 12:37pm — No Comments
Dozens of advertisements removed from Facebook for being political ahead of the November midterm elections did not appear to express any political view, a USA TODAY analysis showed. The Facebook ads from businesses, universities, nonprofits and other organizations did seem to have something in common: They mentioned "African-American," "Latino," "Hispanic,"…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 18, 2018 at 12:12pm — No Comments
Arizona businesses are poised to benefit in a huge way from Hispanic consumers this year, and even more four years from now, according to a report released Friday.
The Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's 2018 Datos: The State of Arizona’s Hispanic Market, reported Hispanic buying power in Arizona will hit $47 billion this year on the way to $57 billion in…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 15, 2018 at 1:56pm — No Comments
A makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers in an isolated part of Northern New Mexico is a typical representation of sites linked to U.S. Latino history: It’s shabby, largely unknown and at risk of disappearing.
Across the U.S, many sites historically connected to key moments in Latino civil rights lie forgotten, decaying or in danger of quietly…Continue
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Networking can be a challenge for introverts. Its connotations with needless self-promotion can present a daunting hurdle for those who prefer quieter social interaction.
But if you aspire to higher leadership, networking can’t be avoided – it is crucially important for career progress. So, are there ways for introverts to find their networking groove? The…Continue
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Finding your career path after graduate school can be daunting when you come from a family in which your parents did not graduate from college and are not in professional roles. READ MORE AT INSIDE HIGHER…Continue
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It’s no secret that for many Latinos, the most important voting issue is the economy.
For years, our families have been disadvantaged by a lack of available jobs, sluggish wage growth, and the real challenge of trying to pay down debt and save more to get ahead.
Latinos put a high priority on greater economic opportunity because we know that when we…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 11, 2018 at 3:10pm — No Comments
As the CEO and co-founder of a leading financial technology company, I have some advice for young women graduates looking for or settling into their first jobs. The world needs balance and diversity in its leaders. Here are tips I’ve gleaned from both my career and from watching other women in the workforce in the hopes of helping you build your career.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 9, 2018 at 2:55pm — No Comments
SBA Administrator Linda McMahon is dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs as they start, grow and manage small businesses across America. In fact, this administration’s deregulation and tax reform policies have made tremendous strides in assisting new and existing entrepreneurs in communities across our country.…Continue
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The television and film industries have begun to recognize the value and appeal of Hispanic television, but executives speaking at the Hispanic TV Summit say that there needs to be a greater Hispanic presence both in front of and behind the camera.…Continue
Added by HispanicPro on October 9, 2018 at 9:39am — No Comments