One of the most powerful tools to achieve greatness is knowledge. No one person has all the answers. No one can do it all. Skills are as varied as our opinions. That is why it’s so important to listen and respect everyone’s perspective equally — from the billionaire CEO to the new intern — because we all have a unique experience to share and advice to offer others along this winding and weaving journey we call life. One of my mentors once told me that you are only as good as your last conversation. It made me realize there is always a next. A next idea, a next introduction, a next collaboration, a next step, a next great conversation. Once we master the art of learning from our past, living in the now, dreaming of tomorrow and turning our ideas into action, we’ve gotten one step closer to figuring it all out. And that’s the best ROI any of us could ever hope for. J
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.