: ' Powerful Latinas'
Too many times we leave open a “back door” – we tell ourselves we will do one thing, and then we fail to live up to our commitments – our DEAL – with ourselves! [...]
It’s important we give ourselves the credit we deserve and take time to celebrate exactly where we are! So yes, look ahead, and plan for the next great thing. But also honor and respect where you [...]
Did you know that giving back can actually empower you? No, I don’t just mean in the “feel good” way (which is also important); I mean in the real, beneficial, giving you opportunities kind of way. [...]
Let’s get straight to the point: The workforce of the future is majority female, and a large proportion of the workforce of the future will be Latino. Other groups are also contributing in meaningful ways, but [...]
Reinvention. It sounds catchy, doesn’t it? But it can be hard work. It’s easy to “re-imagine” oneself: what if I were… more elegant, more successful, more healthy, kinder, more lovable, and wealthier? But the “invention” is [...]
As women, we are often loathe to accept the kudos we so richly deserve. We want to be team players, and we’re wired to work more collectively, in general, than men. However, in a work setting, [...]
As women (and especially women of color), we have cultures that value storytelling. For me, as a Latina, I recall a number of stories that were crafted to teach us messages about how to behave, what [...]