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Healthcare.gov – An IT Teachable Moment

As a major IT system rollout Healthcare.gov should have included extensive testing to ensure proper functionality The failure of the healthcare.gov website boggles the imagination. Even today, the front-end shopping experience is…

Outreach To Hispanics A Priority

County Executive addresses fiscal responsibility, growth and contributions of Hispanics within the community. Editor's note: this the first in a series on Hispanics in Westchester County, N.Y. Having a major in communications and

Get Savvy about the Rules of Overtime Pay

Hispanic Entrepreneurs Can Benefit from State and Federal Guidelines Image: Fotolia In good times and bad, employees at millions of small business nationwide are working overtime. But many small business owners may not be totally…

Match Up with Big Buyers

By identifying needs of big customers Hispanic businesses can secure new buyers. It can be frustrating for a small business trying to land its first sale to a public institution, government agency or major corporation. One of the…

Bootcamp for Business

These programs help America’s vets get a new start as entrepreneurs. After months or years abroad in Iraq, America’s soldiers are returning home. For those re-entering civilian life, there’s a choice to be made. And if they’re like

Wooing The Latino Voter

Wealth, Immigration, Faith and FamilyAs the largest ethnic group in America, Latino-Americans have become a force to be reckoned with politically.According to a Pew Research Center study, 56% of registered voters who identified themselves…

Viewpoint: Red Tape Hurts

Editor’s Note: From time to time, LatinBusinessToday will present views from across the political spectrum on issues of vital interest to business people. Below, a perspective on government regulation’s impact. Runaway…