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Happy Thanksgiving!

Juana Bordas has written a thoughtful newsletter about gratitude and we would like to share it! "We cannot let the current political climate divide our nation or dismantle gains we've made in building our diverse society. Thanksgiving is a day that celebrates our diversity and recognizes the contributions of American Indians, our early settlers (who were [...]

By | November 21st, 2017|News Articles|0 Comments

New Job Posting – NMSDC

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. (NMSDC®) seeks a dynamic and talented President to lead this national business membership organization. This individual will take the helm of a 45­year­old organization serving corporate America and minority­owned businesses.  This is a unique opportunity for an exceptional leader and manager to have a substantial impact on innovative [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Job Opportunities|0 Comments

Indigenous Wisdom for our Times: Healing and Hope

October Expert Conversation Indigenous Wisdom for our Times: Healing and Hope Guest Speaker: Anita Sanchez Transformational Leadership Consultant, Speaker, Coach, and Author Thursday, October 12, 2017 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Call in: 641.715.3580 Access Code: 165-398-114 REGISTER HERE Anita Sanchez, Ph.D., is a transformational leadership consultant, speaker, coach and author of the new book, “The [...]

By | September 27th, 2017|Conversation with an Expert Series|0 Comments

National Hispanic Heritage Month

By: Juana Bordas Why Does Hispanic Heritage Month start on September 15th? Latinos come from 22 countries and are a bridge to our global village. Today people can have multiple identities and relish many cultures. Latinos are leading the way. They start their heritage celebration the same week that Mexico, Costa Rica,  El Salvador, Honduras, Chile, Guatemala, [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|News Articles|0 Comments

Young, Bilingual, Bicultural: Latinas Gaining Consumer Power

by ALEXANDRA CAMPBELL HOWE NORWALK, Conn. -- Celina Villanueva likes to shop for bargains without sacrificing quality. With a growing family of five to feed she is extremely cost-conscious. “I look for the best product at the best price…I am loyal to products that I like and I recommend those that I like to my friends,“ [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|News Articles|0 Comments

Simmons Strategic Leadership for Women

September 25 - 29, 2017 Have you ever sat in a meeting where your ideas (or you!) were ignored? Have you ever found out that a co-worker was making more money than you for the same amount of work? Have you seen others move ahead and wondered why not you? Sometimes just being good at [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Latinos at Work Infographic

By | August 15th, 2017|Resources|0 Comments what is the secret salsa?

Guest Speaker: Stacy Blake-Beard Deloitte Ellen Gabriel Professor of Women and Leadership Simmons College School of Management Wednesday, July 26, 2017 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Call in:641.715.3580 Access Code: 165-398-114 REGISTER HERE Have you ever been interested in mentoring? Wondered how it works? Want to know the difference between coaching and mentoring? Mentoring is a [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|Conversation with an Expert Series|0 Comments

Harvard Business Review’s Article on Resilience

Shawn Achor and Michelle Gielan have authored an article for the Harvard Business Review on resilience and how it is more about how you recharge not necessarily how you endure. Excerpt: We often take a militaristic, “tough” approach to resilience and grit. We imagine a Marine slogging through the mud, a boxer going one more round, or [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Resources|0 Comments

BusinessLife Spotlight: Maria Hernandez

Madrinas President, Maria Hernandez, was featured in the BusinessLife Spotlight by Peter Marcus Coaching. Maria was featured as a woman who has made a mark in business and she is a business and innovation coach. Maria is a business and innovation coach, with a focus on culture as it pertains to business. In her career, [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|Madrinas Member in the News|0 Comments