Hispanics

Jobs, Economy More Important Than Immigration Reform for US Hispanics

Jobs, Economy More Important Than Immigration Reform for US Hispanics

The EC Hispanic Media study reveals that immigration reform is an important political discussion for US Hispanics in Facebook, but job creation and the economy are more so. EC Hispanic Media announced the release of further findings regarding political themes and views that are important for US Hispanics in Facebook. Unemployment levels in the Hispanic […]

Interview Etiquette for First-Time Hispanic/Latino Job Seekers

Interview Etiquette for First-Time Hispanic/Latino Job Seekers

By Geoffrey Fox, Monster Contributing Writer    The basic rules for preparing for a job interview are the same for everybody: Research the company, get your resume in good shape, dress for success and show up on time. However, it’s especially important for new Hispanic/Latino job seekers to pay special attention to the above list, […]

Hispanic Talent Is the Future for Big Companies

Hispanic Talent Is the Future for Big Companies

by Tammy Erickson   For over a decade, Hispanics have been the largest minority in the U.S.  This group will represent the largest component of the workforce in California as early as next year. By 2050, Hispanics will represent over half of the nation’s workforce. Obviously, this cohort is likely to be an important source of […]

Healthcare jobs for Hispanics you might not have thought of

Healthcare jobs for Hispanics you might not have thought of

Hispanics are significantly underrepresented in the healthcare community. According to The American Medical Association Physician Masterfile and U.S Census data, Hispanics represent more than 16 percent of the country’s population and only 5 percent of physicians, and the disparity is observed in all areas of healthcare jobs. While much of this can be linked to […]

Challenges Faced by Hispanic Workers

Challenges Faced by Hispanic Workers

Hispanic workers unfortunately face extra challenges in the workplace. According to the United States Census Bureau, Hispanics will constitute approximately 25 percent of the American workforce. It is therefore imperative that these challenges be addressed in order to increase overall productivity, safety and understanding in the workplace. Currently, one challenge is workplace safety. Data from […]