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How to Start a Business From Your Closet One Hour a Week

Jul 28, 2016

How to Start a Business From Your Closet One Hour a Week

becomingselfmade.com

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.

7 Ways to Create Your Side Hustle

Jul 28, 2016

7 Ways to Create Your Side Hustle

becomingselfmade.com

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.

14 Different Ways the Shared Economy Can Help You Become SELF MADE

Jul 28, 2016

14 Different Ways the Shared Economy Can Help You Become SELF MADE

becomingselfmade.com

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?

7 Different Ways to Invest in Yourself

Jul 4, 2016

7 Different Ways to Invest in Yourself

becomingselfmade.com

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.”

9 Ways Thinking Like an Immigrant will Get You Rich

Jun 23, 2016

9 Ways Thinking Like an Immigrant will Get You Rich

becomingselfmade.com

“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.

Here's Why Being Self-Made Through Financial Empowerment is the New Ticking Clock

Jun 12, 2016

Here's Why Being Self-Made Through Financial Empowerment is the New Ticking Clock

becomingselfmade.com

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.

Here's What Makes a Good Location for Latino Entrepreneurs to Start a Successful Business

May 3, 2016

Here's What Makes a Good Location for Latino Entrepreneurs to Start a Successful Business

latinpost.com

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.

5 Tools You Need to Build Your Passive Income 'Empire'

Feb 29, 2016

5 Tools You Need to Build Your Passive Income 'Empire'

entrepreneur.com

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.

7 Networks for Latina Professionals or Entrepreneurs

Feb 23, 2016

7 Networks for Latina Professionals or Entrepreneurs

nbcnews.com

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.

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Jan 19, 2016

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

entrepreneur.com

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.

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting an Online Business

Jan 8, 2016

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting an Online Business

entrepreneur.com

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.

5 Trends Every American Small Business Owner Needs to Watch in 2016

Jan 7, 2016

5 Trends Every American Small Business Owner Needs to Watch in 2016

entrepreneur.com

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.

Five High-Paying Jobs for Latinos in the U.S.

Dec 28, 2015

Five High-Paying Jobs for Latinos in the U.S.

latinpost.com

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.

Report Unveils Top Workplaces for Hispanics and Latinos

Dec 2, 2015

Report Unveils Top Workplaces for Hispanics and Latinos

latinpost.com

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.

How To Pay For College - 6 Tips From Latino Experts

Jul 31, 2015

How To Pay For College - 6 Tips From Latino Experts

nbcnews.com

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.

How to manage an online presence that works for you and your business

May 1, 2015

How to manage an online presence that works for you and your business

HispanicExecutive.com

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.

10 Habits of the Most Successful Young Entrepreneurs

Jan 25, 2015

10 Habits of the Most Successful Young Entrepreneurs

www.lifehack.org

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.

Nell Merlino - One Page Business Plan

Nov 8, 2014

Nell Merlino - One Page Business Plan

"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."

SBA - Resources for Women

Sep 25, 2014

SBA - Resources for Women

Learn about the various business resources available to women entrepreneurs from the U.S. Small Business Administration in this short video.

Our Top Homebased Franchises

Apr 16, 2014

Our Top Homebased Franchises

entrepreneur.com

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.