Sep 15, 2014

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What Would You Do If Money Were No Object?

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“What would you do if money were no object? How would you really enjoy spending your life?” Several decades ago, 20th century philosopher Alan Watts implored everyday people to consider this question. According to Watts, far too many of us conflate money and happiness with the understanding that to acquire the former is to access […]

Latino Spotlight on Rod Colon, Career Coach & Entrepreneur

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Multifaceted and multi-talented author, motivational speaker, and career coach Rod Colon has helped countless individuals to become the “CEO of Me, Inc.” This week, we’re shining our Latino Spotlight on Rod and his tips for career success! Read his interview, listen to his podcast, and share Rod’s wisdom with the entrepreneurs in your life.  You […]

Latinas in Charge: Leveraging the ‘Latina Power Shift’ Beyond the Coveted Consumer

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This article was originally published on The Huffington Post Latinas in Charge: Leveraging the ‘Latina Power Shift’ Beyond the Coveted Consumer Nielsen’s report, ‘The Latina Power Shift,’ unveiled noteworthy data profiling Latinas as an emerging influential group of women in this country. The report highlights their significant strides in educational pursuits, career development, economic power, […]

Four Tips That Will Help Your Job Application Stand Out!

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As May approaches, we are surrounded by the hype of commencement and senioritis. During this time, it is not uncommon to think, “I’ve graduated, now what?” Neither is being nervous and scared of not knowing what’s coming up next. Not knowing what you would do as your community sees you as an adult ready for […]

Latina Cubicle Confidential™- Executive Presence: THE Leadership Skill for Latinas to Master

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In Malcolm Gladwell’s best seller Blink, we learned that only 14.5% of men in the US are six feet tall and above—but 58% of all Fortune 500 CEOs are tall.   Is it a coincidence?  Not at all. Physical appearance is one of three subtle and not so subtle factors that are associated with Executive Presence.  […]

Update your Career, Financial and Health Status with These Handy Apps

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Life may not come with an easy button, but smart phones can give you access to a seemingly endless supply of buttons—or apps—that will make your life a whole lot easier! We here at New Latina want to share with you a few handy apps that will help you stay organized, connected and motivated as […]

Your Blog: The Modern Resume

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The Power of Blogs in Your Professional Career The traditional paper resume is passé.   Today, it’s all about your social media presence:  how you come across on LinkedIn, Twitter, your Facebook page and other social networks. If you’re building a career or business, there is nothing more telling and revealing then a blog.  In […]

10 Tips for Women in Business

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Contributing Author:  Alicia Morga I was born with entrepreneurial tendencies but I didn’t become an entrepreneur until I was 33 years old.  Nothing has taught me more about myself than starting a business.  Here are my tips for entrepreneurs and all women in business. 1. Get connected and stay connected. Meet as many people in […]

Whittling the Wage Gap: Where and How Women Can Outearn Men

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Recently, New Latina shared a recent study published by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, revealing that the gender wage gap has failed to narrow in the last decade, narrowing less than half of one percentage point. At present, the average American woman earns 81 cents for every dollar earned by her male counterpart.  However, […]

iVillage Interview with Jacqueline Hernandez, COO of Telemundo

iVillage Interview with Jacqueline Hernandez, COO of Telemundo

In this 5-minute video, iVoice Latina: Telemundo’s Top Female Exec on Why It’s So Cool to Be Latino Today, I had the pleasure of interviewing Jacqueline Hernandez, Chief Operating Officer of Telemundo, about the secrets to her success (her mom!), helping more young Latinos graduate college and why salsa is now more popular in the U.S. […]

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