A European acquaintance once said: “You can’t be a true car aficionado until you have driven an Alfa.” Until recently, the cars were not available in the U.S., making us wonder if we were missing out on something special. We were. The 4C is very similar to a hand-sewn Italian leather loafer: it’s low-slung, sexy and wildly impractical. Powered by a 237 hp, turbocharged 4-cylinder engine placed smack in the middle for perfect weight distribution, it’s a mind-reading vehicle that goes where you want it to go with a flick of the wrist and a blip of the throttle, accentuated by the soundtrack of a burbling exhaust. But it’s not for everyone, which makes it all that much more special for those who dare to think for themselves when choosing a fun vehicle; AlfaRomeoUSA.com.
As the way we do business constantly evolves, a familiar force in the Miami area is taking on the challenges of an unpredictable future. For Miami Business School, students from all backgrounds are adopting an ethos that business is much more than dollars and cents.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we tracked down a few of Miami’s leading Hispanic entrepreneurs to get a glimpse into what it means to be your own boss and how to effectively balance an ever-changing world where a regular 9 to 5 just won’t cut it.