OSHA new rules in reporting severe injuries

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a final rule requiring employers to notify OSHA when an employee is killed on the job or suffers a work-related hospitalization, amputation or loss of an eye. Under the revised severe injury rule, employers will be required to notify OSHA of work-related fatalities within eight […]

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Microfunding makes access to capital a reality for minority businesses

What is microfunding? A few years ago, I remember being shocked at the idea of people getting a $25 loan to start a business in an underdeveloped country. Twenty five dollars doesn’t seem a lot but microfinance became an instrumental tool that helped many start ups and businesses, energizing massive economies in Western countries. International […]

Anna Maria Chavez at the realm of Girl Scouts

By inspiring these girls to dream big and helping them to become leaders of their lives, families, communities and businesses, we are fulfilling the promise of our mission.

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4 Social media rules @Ramon_DeLeon lives by

No job is a small job if it is used as a launching platform for a phenomenal career and Ramon De Leon would have made it to the higher ranks no matter where he started off. His story is well-known. He climbed the ranks at Domino  Pizza from delivery guy to managing seven  franchised stores […]

Latinas in Motion

Latinas in Motion was created to Inspire, Encourage and Empower women to get fit, get healthy and stay “in motion”. We are widely known for participating in various running events but we also encourage dance, Zumba, walk, anything where you can burn calories 🙂 ! This space allows us to stay connected and motivate one […]

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The power of Latina networking

Whether you run a small storefront business or a large corporation, or are looking for a job or a career change, the power of networking can unlock startling opportunities and bring new business or unexpected professional options. Learning from two successful Latinas who have built their careers through their networking skills could give you easy […]

4 Healthy habits of an influential Latina

  Developing good personal and professional habits can help us go through tough times with less stress and more productivity. Maybe we need to make decisions about our lives or careers, or simply be motivated at staying on track. Those are times when tension and pressure mount. An influential Latina, Dr. Maria Hernandez, PhD, co-founder of […]