Off the top of your head, do you know the names of any startups in Guatemala? The human desire for entrepreneurship is great, propelling business-creation and innovative startups all over the world. Competition comes into play to provide relevant products or services, vying to win clientele. Ultimately, this is beneficial for consumers, as it gives us more options in the market. ...Read More
Geisha Williams is a woman who defies all odds. Ascending through the ranks while shattering multiple glass ceilings, Mrs. Williams has become a source of inspiration for women—especially Latinas—who seek leadership positions in business.
The truth is, it’s not easy for women to reach top positions in “a man’s world” of business professionals. Nevertheless, Geisha Williams proves...Read More
Young entrepreneurs are setting their sights on Latin American countries more and more in this day and age. Many countries in Central and South America are flourishing hubs for innovation in areas such as tourism and education. Growing companies such as Homeschool Spanish Academy are the result of young entrepreneurs with big ideas and a desire to connect cultures and bring them closer...Read More
What do you want to be when you grow up? Most of us have no idea which career path we want to choose while still in high school, and you may not know either. Take a deep breath and remember: figuring this out always takes time! Your teenage years provide you with ample time to discover which careers are available to you and how well they match your passions and interests.
In recent years, the growing economic landscape within Latin America has spurred a frantic and remarkable uptick in investments from some of the richest financiers and shareholders around the globe. Places like Brazil, Mexico, and Colombia—to name but a few—are drawing in billions of dollars into their local markets through innovations in tech, finance, and saas (software as a service). The...Read More
Do you have an interview coming up that will put your bilingual skills to the test? Whether you’re applying for a professional position in your second language, a bilingual job abroad, or an application to university, focusing on your ability to communicate is essential. Prepare yourself with topics or questions you are likely to encounter that test you on professionalism, experience, and...Read More
You just landed a job that will send you around the world to hold important business meetings in Spanish-speaking countries—this is a dream come true! Doing business abroad is exhilarating and enhances your global awareness, while adding valuable experience to your resume. Business Spanish skills is no longer a perk for professionals; it’s a necessity.
Being bilingual in the...Read More