Jul 28, 2016
The nine-to-five scenario is, for many, a thing of the past, to which we say, HECK YES! As women on the road to becoming self-made, you should embrace the new paradigm of flexibility, and reflect on how to sell stuff online, because it liberates you to tackle multiple revenue-generating opportunities, on your time and your terms.
Jul 28, 2016
Here at ADELANTE we talk a lot about flexing your entrepreneurial muscle. But that said, we also like to keep it real—which means we’re clear on the fact that everyone isn’t always at a point in their lives where they can drop everything and launch a business.
Jul 28, 2016
Isn’t it nuts that we live in an age where having a Smartphone and an Internet connection are two of the only things you need to actually make a little money?
Jul 4, 2016
When you invest in yourself, what you’re really doing is choosing yourself. You’re banking on yourself to make moves that take you further in life. As SELF MADE’s author, Nely Galán puts it, when you choose yourself, “people will notice you, and they will choose you over and over again.”
Jun 23, 2016
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change,” writes three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author and New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman, in his 2011 book, That Used to Be Us.
Jun 12, 2016
It has been decades since young women were taught that finding a mate and starting a family were supposed to be the top priorities in their life, even above financial empowerment. These days, it’s more realistic that girls are raised to pursue education, land great jobs and ultimately develop impressive careers.
May 3, 2016
So what makes a place to start your business? Here are the factors the WalletHub study looked for when rating a given metropolitan area for their study on the 2016 best and worst U.S. cities for Hispanic entrepreneurs.
Feb 29, 2016
Passive income -- money you make on the side with little effort -- is the hottest way to build wealth, and for good reason: Millionaires, entrepreneurs and the average Joe all understand that passive income makes it easier to compound your overall returns even further.
Feb 23, 2016
If you are a Latina entrepreneur or professional, you are not alone. The National Women's Business Council states that Latinas own close to 788,000 businesses in the U.S. One of the best ways to grow as a business woman is to network with others who face similar issues and perhaps even share your vision.
Jan 19, 2016
Many people dream of leaving their nine-to-five jobs to start their own businesses. Many successful entrepreneurs had to keep their day jobs until they reached a point in their businesses when it was feasible to quit. This transition time can be stressful and difficult, especially when you don’t enjoy your job, but it doesn’t have to be.
Jan 8, 2016
Starting an online business begins with filling a need and building credibility, but the factors that go into making your online business a smashing success don’t stop there.
Jan 7, 2016
Heading into an election year means many of the big influences on the US small business market will come from macro-economic conditions and technological changes being implemented in the sector. Here are a few trends that bear watching over the next 12 months.
Dec 28, 2015
Being employed is crucial for everyone's social integration, mental and physical health, self-realization and well-being. That's why it's important that every Latino should have a job.
Dec 2, 2015
People en Español and Essence linked up with Fortune and Great Place to Work to choose which U.S. companies best met the needs of multicultural employees. Also, they learned which companies selected diversity as one of their top priorities and which offered the best environment for Hispanic employees, with regards to pride, atmosphere, rewards, communication and great bosses.
Jul 31, 2015
Angelica Melendez said no one guided her through the process of applying and paying for college. She couldn't turn to her parents because they never went to college and didn't know the process either. As a result, she made costly mistakes.
May 1, 2015
MYRNA SOTO: Comcast’s chief infrastructure and information security officer offers valuable tips for managing an online persona. ILEANA RIVERA: Cisco’s IT expert stresses the importance of keeping up with the social media trends to stay relevant in an ever-evolving industry. ANDRE ARBELAEZ: As the president of HITEC, Arbelaez stays on top of managing his own personal brand as well as those of HITEC members.
Jan 25, 2015
Success can come in all shapes and sizes. But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some key aspects to success that everyone should focus on. If you’re a young entrepreneur just entering the business world, or you’re hoping to help an aspiring businessperson reach their goals, keep these 10 habits in mind.
Nov 8, 2014
"I believe in one page business plans…you need a one page that gets you focused, and also that you can share it with someone and say, this is what I’m thinking of doing, what do you think? Because there is a business in you, there is a business in your head and your heart if that is what you want to do."
Sep 25, 2014
Learn about the various business resources available to women entrepreneurs from the U.S. Small Business Administration in this short video.
Apr 16, 2014
What's better than working from home? For a picture of the rising popularity of homebased businesses, look no further than the franchise world. Almost one-third of the companies ranked in Entrepreneur's 2014 Franchise 500® offer possibilities for operating without an office or a retail space.