10 Excuses That Shouldn’t Prevent You from Launching a Side Hustle


Excerpt: BRIT + CO by Alli Hoff Kosik You think about it on your commute. While you’re waiting in line at the grocery store. Any time you’re put on hold for more than a minute. During commercials (even the ones with really cute puppies). You especially think about it while you’re sitting at your desk… [Continue Reading]

Community Spotlight: The Peninsula College Fund


The Peninsula College Fund mission is to empower low-income, first generation college students to graduate and obtain a job that aligns with their career goals. The program has recently expanding their service area to include partner schools located in East Side San Jose. Learn more about how you can help with the wonderful work the program is doing to help first generation underserved college students via scholarships, mentorship and professional development!

Starting a Small Business #WaysToGrow


This post is part of a compensated campaign in collaboration with Intuit QuickBooks and #WeAllGrow Latina Network. The opinions and text are all mine. It seems like so long ago when my sister and I started our small business. We opened an adorable dream boutique located in a small coastal town in California. We had… [Continue Reading]

We’re Looking for Online Marketing Interns

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We’re looking for online marketing interns for Spring/Summer 2017!!! We’re looking for creative, talented and ambitious interns to join the Modern Latina team this spring! Modern Latina internships offer students a flexible work schedule while gaining invaluable experience in all aspects of marketing from social media, editorial, event marketing and more. Check out the job… [Continue Reading]

Wonder Women Leadership

Image courtesy of http://wonderwomanfilm.com Wonder Woman film releasing June 2017.

Wonder Woman was popularized by DC comics in the 1940′s during WWII. She was a woman warrior with power and strength encouraging women to work and support the war effort. Wonder Woman was one of the first icons depicting women as leaders who fought for what was right and just. Now it is time for wonder women leadership.

6 Potential Brain Benefits Of Bilingual Education

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Article focusing on the six potential brain benefits of a bilingual education.

Tips to Simplify Tax Preparation

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Tips to simplify tax preparation.

2017 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit – May 6, 2017

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Save the date for the 2017 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit on Saturday, May 6 at the Stanford Faculty Club. Early bird tickets with a $50 discount are available until February 3 so be sure to purchase your tickets soon.

Creating an Action Plan for 2017 #SigueConAdvil #Ad


Starting 2017 with an action plan and keeping your busy life going with Advil. Check out our step-by-step process to create an action plan to help you realize your dreams. #SigueConAdvil #ad

It Will Take Centuries for Hispanic Women to Close the Gender Pay Gap


If you thought the gender pay gap statistics couldn’t get worse, think again. A new report estimates that it will take 232 years to eliminate the gender pay gap for Hispanic women, compared to 108 years for black women and 40 years for white women.