UN Women

Maria-Noel Vaeza of UN Women discusses key issues affecting women post-COVID

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In the past year, due to the COVID-19 crisis, women have experienced job loss in record numbers and suffered from economic barriers. To address these issues UN Women is creating a variety of programs and initiatives that will help further the advancement of women globally, increase their access to capital, and promote gender equality. 
women-in-tech

Rosario B. Casas is closing digital divide for Hispanics with #Brooklyn2Bogota

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Brooklyn2Bogota is a digital incubator for Hispanic business owners created by BCPartnersTech and led by women-in-tech advocate Rosario B. Casas and Felipe Andrés Forero Hauzeur. The program aims to help close the digital divide post-COVID for business owners and entrepreneurs by focusing on empowerment, digital transformation, and business growth through a variety of activities and mentor lectures. 
Claudia Vazquez, Prudential

Servant Leader Claudia Vazquez shares 5-step recipe for success

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Claudia is a bilingual and bicultural Latina Leader. Currently she is a Director of Product Management within Prudential’s Group Insurance Customer Solutions Unit. There she leads the Business Resolution Team, which manages key activities and elements of the portfolio sales cycle. Claudia focuses much of her time assessing innovative customer solutions to help solve customer challenges. In addition to her work at Prudential, she is also a servant leader who is passionate about education and strives to amplify the voices of women and children.
12 latina leaders

12 Latina leaders honored in 2020

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This past year has been challenging like no other but among the turbulent times, powerful Latinas rose up as inspirational leaders. As we look back on this year here at Latinas In Business, let us take a moment to celebrate our Latina Leaders of 2020 and reflect on their inspirational journeys and the wisdom they have shared with us. 
gender inclusion in the workplace

Mariela Dabbah, the perils of a global pandemic for gender inclusion in the workplace

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As 2020 draws to a close, Mariela Dabbah, founder and CEO of the Red Shoe Movement, reflects on the Covid-19 pandemic impact for gender inclusion in the workplace.
resources for women

COVID-19 NY Resources for minority and women small businesses

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Latinas in Business will host a Virtual Meeting, COVID-19: NY Resources for Women and Minority Small Businesses (Public and Private), on April 22, 2020 at 1pm EST.

Latina leader Sara Peña impacts young lives through community empowerment

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Sara Peña is a Newark native working toward community empowerment.…
Latina journalist Jackeline Cacho

Latina journalist Jackeline Cacho receives award from Latinas in Business Inc.

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Latina journalist Jackeline Cacho, Emmy Nominee for her TV production "Triunfo Latino" received the Latina Entrepreneur of the Month Award ...
Latina writer

Young Latina writer receives literary flash-fiction award

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Latina writer Victoria Arena, LatinasinBusiness.us Editorial Assistant (internship) recently was awarded with the Carter Ross Flash Fiction Award at Montclair State University.