Starting a new business has more aspects to handle that you could probably imagined. (Yup! These chicas here fell short too when we started). You’ve acquired multiple skills that make you the next expert in your industry. But there’s one question you should ask yourself before jumping in the entrepreneurship ocean and starting a businessRead More
In life and business, we need to surround ourselves with people who will always cheer you on, no matter what. That’s why is so important to find your tribe to thrive in life and business. You have either your friends or family who will support you, even if they aren’t on the same page as you are. But even if you’re shy woman - find them!Read More
Let’s face it, we are a time starved society and we’re all drowning in our to-do lists! Understanding and healing our Superhero Syndrome is the first step to finding balance in our lives. We have become our own worst enemy, giving up our most valuable resource, time. Working hard to create the life we envisioned, and far too often we are left with little time to enjoy what really matters most to us.Read More
Unless you’ve worked for yourself your entire life, you’ve gone through the same as most of us when finding a job - doing your best to write your resume and sending it to 24324534 recruiting agencies, job markets, most of the times with little or no feedback..Read More
Are you a busy stay-at-home mom, an aspiring mompreneur or a full-time working mom looking for professional independence? Have you considered turning your skills into your own business? Freelancing could be the right option.Read More
As entrepreneurs, Adriana and I have lived the rush of running our business while balancing our current lifestyle. That means to keep our content relevant, to design - and review and throw away and also revamp - business strategies while keeping our sanity at home by managing our free time. Back in January we set our new year’s resolutions by checking what worked and what didn’t during 2018, and decided to share them with you as actionable points to focus onRead More
Caren Carrasco - Venezuelan Immigrant in Montreal. Marketer and Co-Founder of Benjamin David is our first Success Story of 2019 and we can’t be more excited to share her journey as an immigrant woman with you. We decided to open our succesful immigrant series with such an example from our women’s community.Read More
Here is our most recent success story: Nebai Roo, a Latin American, successful woman opens up today to tell us her personal story. From a Bachelor in Business Administration to Radio and TV hostess, we hope she inspires you as much as she did to us.Read More
When it comes to pricing, many women business owners struggle when setting their prices. Even us! It took us a few round tables to define what would be the monetary value of each one of the options we now offer to our beloved customers.Read More
Our success story this week is developed right from Dominican Republic, where the designer and goldsmith Veronica Rahn talked to us about her story as a successful immigrant and entrepreneur of her personal brand Veroo Rahn.Read More
I find very easy to think that women, especially mothers, have everything under control: the house, our work, taking care of our children, husbands, friends and ourselves, all in an almost Zen balance.
In my own odyssey of finding that work-life ‘balance’, there is always something that I’ve left out, that I’ve forgotten (successful cases of my 'mommy brain') or that I’ve been unable to achieve.Read More
Being a woman is WONDERFUL! It's to walk through shopping stores and try on gorgeous clothes, to diet constantly, but also to eat sweets in industrial quantities (ahem, well, I speak here for myself ). It's also pursue that desire, that "something, that I don't know what it is", the sense of doing something bigger than ourselves.Read More
Yes, it is difficult to switch jobs, change your home, change your country, change current situation, and change your civil status.
It’s difficult to go through a divorce, to be a widow, to lose people who don’t want to lose a friend.
However, these changes help us to move forward and achieve what we want for ourselves.Read More
Many of us have always criticized ourselves and compared with others, with the distorted standards that society imposes on us through social media and reality TV, making us completely unhappy with who we are.Read More
'Networking' is a vital point in your professional career or as an entrepreneur –it is an inevitable element for your progress, especially when you are an immigrant living in another country and you need to make new contacts to get yourself out there.Read More
There are many ways to begin transforming that dream you have always longed for, faster than you imagine. The main thing you must have in mind is the willingness to break your own fear, your resistance to start a completely unknown path for your life... and yes, all your intention, attitude and discipline to achieve it.Read More
As we discussed it in our last blog, leaving your home country and starting a new life in another, with a different culture is always hard. However, every day new immigrant stories are created by those who leave everything behind to explore new horizons and achieve their dreams. You can be one of them as well. Here, some dose of inspiración for you!Read More
Imagine the moment you arrived in your new country. Toronto, Montreal, Miami, Paris, Beijing, you name it. That moment, when you walk out of the airport to find a city never seen before. You might feel disoriented, frightened, anxious, disheartened, or even hopeless.Read More
Sure, mistakes and failure can obviously come hand in hand at times. It was my turn I guess. After that moment, I gave time to think deeply about what I wanted to do for myself. I realized I had put my professional life to be decided by others. Wrong move.Read More