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Confused About Health Coverage? Join the Club.

Confused About Health Coverage? Join the Club. Let’s face it, when it comes to health insurance, even the smartest, most educated entrepreneurs struggle to keep up with the constant changes. As if things weren’t hard enough we are…

How Far Have Women Really Come?

One STEP forward and TWO steps back… As US News reminds us that for as much as women have progressed we clearly still have much more to go. Check out some of these friendly and not so friendly reminders of our progress:…

Cuban American Latina Bank Exec Helps Homeless

Meet Ana Castilla, 2019 Hispanic Woman of Distinction, Vice President, Florida Regional Community Development Manager,TD Bank “Strong values and principles together with a commitment to grow spiritually and intellectually through one’s…

The Making of Latina Leaders

We are looking forwarding to celebrating our 16th symposium.   Last year, the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) published its annual list of Fortune's magazine, 50 Most Powerful Latinas in corporate America. At our…

Confidence is Key for Women in Business

5 simple rules can help women in business capitalize on their strengths to successfully lead Women in business I am sure all of you have read business books about what people do or what they tell people to do—lead,…

When Crisis Births Education

A crisis can hit anyone at anytime, and usually does so when least expected. The Moyano family learned how to work through crisis to keep their business alive and birth education for all. There are many

Behind the Scenes with Wendy Williams

A real life brand experience with Wendy Williams for HSN I was thrilled last week on February 11th, when Women’s Wear Daily published a major article officially announcing Wendy Williams’ new clothing line for HSN. I had been…

Milka Duno’s Need For Speed

Venezuela's Milka Duno, for this Latina breaking ground is all about the thrill In a sport whose slogan might as well be "Good ole boys and their hotrods," Milka Duno is that rarest of rarities: a Latina whose stunning good looks belie all…

4 Keys To Latina Brand Loyalty

The Latina market is built upon truly engaging her and her network. Latinas now have $1.3 trillion of annual buying power, which is equal to that of Mexico! Eighty-six percent of Latinas say they are the primary household purchase…

The New Work Force

Independent workers will soon become the majority. Is it time to choose that path? I was recently laid off from my job as director of creative development at The Weather Channel. This is my second layoff since 2009. I have…

An Unusual Path To A New Business

Understanding the value of stepping away from a large corporation to build a Hispanic business Like many Hispanic business people Fortune 500 companies are great to work with until they interfere with your core values. That's the situation…

The Face of Latina Entrepreneurs

Short takes on two Latinas who have persevered Editor's note: This is the first installment in a series engaging real Latina entrepreneurs and capturing insights on what it takes to make it in today's competitive landscape.

Trailblazers

In a new book, Esther Elena López-Mulnix celebrates the careers of eight super-successful Latina s. In a new book, Esther Elena López-Mulnix celebrates the careers of eight super-successful Latinas. In her new book, Latinas in