By Latina Staff | 07/03/2015 - 18:00
In this exclusive edition of Latina on the Street, we ask a few New York City ladies what it takes to survive and advance in their careers. What's their secret to success? Have they made any personal sacrifices to attain their professional goals?
By Cristina Arreola | 04/29/2015 - 16:09
Herminia Ibarra doesn't just write about leadership; she lives it. The Cuban-born professor and thought-leader received her M.A.
By Yara Simon | 01/12/2015 - 12:56
With the start of a new year, it’s easy to feel motivated to make big changes in your life.
By Cristina Arreola | 11/25/2014 - 16:26
As a first-generation American, Sandra Alfaro feels strongly influenced by her parents' experience immigrating from Lima, Peru, to New York City.
By Wanda Medina | 10/12/2013 - 10:30
As more U.S.-born Latinas attain the American Dream and the financial freedom that comes along with it, they have to deal with the guilt of having more money than the immigrant parents who sacrificed all to help them thrive.
By Oscar Raymundo | 10/07/2013 - 16:20
Earlier this year, a scientific paper titled In Defense of Parenthood cited data suggesting that being a parent makes people happier. Claro, that makes sense.
By Latina Staff | 05/01/2012 - 11:58
By Iris Estrada
After the mark of Equal Pay Day on April 17th, the internet has been buzzing with information about the whopping wage gap American women face today.
Numbers show that females within different occupations still make significantly less than their male counterparts, according to the American Association of University Women. Overall, women are making 77 cents for each dollar that a man earns, but statistics vary within different ethnic groups as well.