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SEMINARIOS Y CONSULTORÍA GRATIS PARA EMPRESARIOS HISPANOS

(Jacksonville, FL) Octubre 28 de 2014 – El 18 y 19 de noviembre hispanos en la región noreste de la Florida que poseen o deseen establecer empresas tendrán la oportunidad de participar en seminarios y recibir consultoría individual gratis para pequeñas empresas del Fondo de Iniciativa para Negocios Hispanos de la Florida (HBIF, por sus siglas en inglés). Los talleres se presentarán en español cada día desde las 9 a.m.

FREE SMALL BUSINESS SEMINARS AND CONSULTING FOR HISPANICS

(Jacksonville, FL) October 28, 2014 – On Nov. 18 and Nov. 19, current and potential Hispanic entrepreneurs in Northeast Florida will have the opportunity to participate in small business workshops and receive individual consulting for free from the Hispanic Business Initiative Fund of Florida (HBIF). The workshops will be presented in Spanish each day at 9 a.m. at the Wells Fargo & Jacksonville Urban League Partnership Historic Springfield Community Learning Center, followed by individual consulting sessions in Spanish or English.

Jorge MaJfud

by Mario Bahamón Dussán Who is Who?, seeks to highlight and make known the work of the hispanic residents in north Florida outstanding in activities useful to our society In this edition, Eco Latino wants to highlight the Uruguayan writer and educator Jorge Majfud resident of Jacksonville. Author of the novels: La reina de América (2001), La ciudad de la Luna (2009) y Crisis (2012).

Jacksonville en sexto lugar como mejor ciudad de la nación para los empresarios hispanos

By Drew Dixon Jacksonville es uno de las ciudades más populares en el país para los empresarios hispanos. El sitio web que da seguimiento en tendencias económicas y de negocios Wallethub.com dio a conocer su clasificación para las mejores y peores ciudades que acojen las empresas de capital hispano. Jacksonville fue clasificada como la sexta más alta en términos de mejores lugares para los empresarios hispanos.

Jacksonville ranked sixth best city in nation for Hispanic entrepreneurs

By Drew Dixon Jacksonville is one of the hottest hubs in the country for Hispanic entrepreneurs. The economic and business trend tracking website Wallethub.com came out with its rankings for the best and worst cities that cultivate Hispanic-owned and run businesses in the United States Tuesday. Jacksonville ranked the sixth highest in terms of best places for Hispanic entrepreneurs. Even with the high ranking, Jacksonville was outdone in Florida by Pembroke Pines which was ranked first in the nation. Another Florida city, St. Petersburg, came in at eight.

The Culture Shock

By Mario Bahamon (mariobahamon@hotmail.com) The main cause for the failure of some immigrants: They don’t survive the culture shock. Those who have succeed in their careers and businesses, sports, movies and television, or in other activities, knew what it was about and overcame it. It causes sorrow, stomach ache, weight loss or gain, moodiness, insomnia, some get depressed, cry. This situation is not abnormal, all immigrants suffer from it: the low income individuals as well as the ones that arrive directly to the university or to a job ...

El choque cultural

Por Mario Bahamón Dussán (mariobahamon@hotmail.com) Causa principal del fracaso de algunos inmigrantes: No sobreviven al choque cultural. Quienes han triunfado en sus profesiones y negocios, en el deporte, el cine y la televisión, o en otras actividades, sabían en qué consistía y lo superaron. Ocasiona tristeza, problemas estomacales, pérdida o aumento de peso, mal temperamento. Quita el sueño, algunos se deprimen, lloran.

DESERCION ESCOLAR ENTRE LOS LATINOS

La deserción escolar entre los latinos es alta y esto es perjudicial para la persona y la comunidad.

School Desertion among Hispanics

School desertion is high among Hispanics and this is detrimental for the person and the community. School desertion means when somebody starts studying high school or college and does not finish it. Therefore, he does not obtain the diploma that makes him more competitive in a working environment that everyday demands more training.

Jacksonville crime wave, topped by mom's public display over sons' slayings, has some fretting about city's image

Jacksonville crime wave, topped by mom's public display over sons' slayings, has some fretting about city's image



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