La Vida Rica

La Vida Rica

The Latina's Guide to Success

Book - 2005
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A successful Latina businesswoman shares her hard-earned wisdom. Successful businesswoman Yrma Rico "dispenses career advice in such a genuine way that readers will feel compelled to hear her out. And they should. Rico speaks not just from the heart, but from experience: a former migrant worker, armed only with a G.E.D. and raw ambition, she attained 'the rich life' without giving up her cultural identity or her humanity."* And she shows how the reader can: - Overcome the five major roadblocks to Latinas' success - Set goals one day at a time-and become the CEO of her own life - Find her definition of success-and realize it - Create an image that helps her get ahead - Go beyond material success to find true happiness - Discover resources of strength, advice, and education to help reach her goals
Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2005, c2004
Edition: Berkley trade pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780425203668
Call Number: 650.1082 R426v 2005
Characteristics: viii, 230 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Garascia, Nancy S.


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mavn2968 Oct 29, 2014

This is a great read. Sound advice that both men and women can follow. Take notes if you can't purchase the book!!!

Marilyn Vasquez-Nesmith


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