The U.S. is subject to powerful cultural forces rooted in demographics and ethnicity. Nowhere is the influence of these cultural crosswinds more evident today than in our growing Hispanic population and its increasing claim on a share of the American Dream. By the numbers, Latinos are the dominant minority group in the nation, totaling more than 15 percent of the population, a proportion that continues to grow at an unprecedented rate. They make up just under 13% of the U.S. workforce… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on January 28, 2010 at 11:40am —
DiversityJobs.com was selected as one of the best destinations for job seekers and employers.
PLANTATION, FL January 26, 2010 – DiversityJobs.com
, the largest job search engine for job seekers seeking diversity-friendly companies, has received a WEDDLE’s 2010 User’s Choice Award for Best Employment Site. Enough DiversityJobs.com’s users – job seekers and employers – voted for the site to rank it in the top 30 job sites… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on January 27, 2010 at 1:30pm —
LatPro’s National Diversity Job Fair Series, in partnership with the National Society for Hispanic Professionals, will visit the Houston Westin Galleria on February 17.
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL – January 5, 2010 – Diversity job board LatPro (www.LatPro.com
), in partnership with the National Society for Hispanic Professionals (www.NSHP.org
), will launch its 2010 diversity career fair… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on January 5, 2010 at 7:56am —
Cities across the nation to host LatPro 2010 career fair series for Hispanic and Bilingual professionals.
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL – December 17, 2009 – Following a highly attended and successful 2009 career fair schedule, diversity job board www.LatPro.com
, in association with www.NSHP.org
, is set to meet the needs of even more jobseekers and companies searching for professional… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on December 17, 2009 at 8:30am —
For April's NSHP Group of the month, we have selected the New York City group!
This group is continually building its membership, and planning enriching events for its members.
The New York City Group
has organized another great event for the NYC area members - a Panel Discussion with Hispanic experts in the job market and how to climb the success ladder in corporate America. This event will take place on April 16,… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on April 6, 2009 at 11:31am —
Lately, a few users have been e-mailing us with concerns about receiving an e-mail that they have a new message, but then they go to their account and are unable to find said message.
In most cases what is happening is that the individual who sent the original message was found to be distributing spam/unsolicited messages, and was banned from the network. When an individual is banned from the network, all of the messages they have left and comments that they have made are deleted… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on March 31, 2009 at 1:36pm —
We are thrilled to congratulate Elliott Subervi
and his group Hispanic PR Professionals
for being selected as the March NSHP Group of the Month!
This group for Public Relations Professionals already boasts 29 active members and we expect many great things from this group of individuals!
Thanks again to all of our groups who strive to make a… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on March 31, 2009 at 1:30pm —
Congratulations to the Dallas/ Fort Worth group
on the NSHP Network!
This group, which currently has 55 members recently held their first networking event and had 35 attendees who had a great time.
They're already planning their next event, a cookout, or even an overnight camping trip at a local park!
Great work, members of the DFW group!… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on February 24, 2009 at 8:30am —
We encourage all exhibitors to post our job fair on your events calendar or your diversity recruiting page of your website. Several previous exhibitors including HSBC and the Food and Drug Administration have promoted their presence in the past, and we have seen that this has helped drive a significant amount of targeted candidates to their specific booths.
You can see how DFW Airport announced their presence here as an example. We recommend that you post links with titles to their… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on November 12, 2008 at 2:47pm —
We have been thrilled this year with the success thus far of the NSHP/LatPro Diversity Career Fairs. Employers and jobseekers alike have had overwhelming praise for the events and we are proud to be able to provide such a forum for the professional advancement of Hispanic professionals.
With all the positive comments and experiences jobseekers have had with our events, occasionally we hear from a job seeker who has heard one-too-many-times from a recruiter, “Go to our website and… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on September 16, 2008 at 10:30am —
Congratulations to Erika for being our first contest winner with her posting "M.A. Degree and unemployed."
More awards coming soon, submit your forum posting today!
Added by NSHP admin on August 28, 2008 at 3:01pm —
Dara earned silver in all three of her races in Beijing, earning her 12 career medals beginning as a 17-year-old at the 1984 Olympics in her hometown of LA. Torres and swimmer Jenny Thompson are tied for most medals ever won by an American woman.
Dara Torres, 41, became the oldest swimming athlete to metal in Olympic history on Sunday. She has retired twice from swimming and has a 2-year-old daughter, but keeps coming back to the pool.
"If it helps anyone else… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on August 17, 2008 at 1:30pm —
Jorge Torres of Boulder, Colorado was third in the 10,000 at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene in 27:46.33 and will be headed to the Beijing Olympics along with Abdi Abdirahman and Galen Rupp. He entered the Trials already having the Olympic "A" standard, having run 27:42.91 in 2007. Check out his July interview.
And from the Denver… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on August 16, 2008 at 6:00pm —
We we would like to invite you and your friends to participate in our brand-new NSHP Forum Contest. You can win a one-of-a-kind T-shirt from threadless by telling your story. Every week we will award a $25 gift certificate to threadless
for the best story of the week.
Just start a new forum discussion. Some topics to consider telling us… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on July 31, 2008 at 2:00pm —
For years, we have been thinking about how to upgrade the NSHP website to make it more user-friendly. We wanted to make it easier for you to tell your own stories and to meet other like-minded professionals -- and we think we have done it. So please give it a test drive and let us know how we can improve this website for you! Your…
Added by NSHP admin on July 21, 2008 at 2:30pm —
According to a recently released study
,”African American and Latino Enrollment Trends among Medicine, Law, Business, and Public Affairs Graduate Programs,”few Latino and African American students are enrolling in medicine, law, business, and public affairs graduate programs. This is due in part to a low number of high school graduates among these ethnic groups and the bachelor’s… Continue
Added by NSHP admin on July 4, 2008 at 10:56am —