Mon, 9 September 2013
Mariela Dabbah is the CEO of Latinos in CollegeFind (LIC) and author of, "Your Inner Red Shoes: Step Into Your Own Style of Success."
Dabbah explains her definition of success and how she helps Latinos succeed through education, career development and empowerment. She thinks it is important for people to break free from any subconscious mandates or family pressures that may be holding them back.
Dabbah also talks about why she started the Red Shoe Movement and provides evidence for discrimination in the workplace.
Author, speaker and media contributor, Mariela Dabbah was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was the owner of a book distributor where she developed parent and teacher workshops. After she sold her assets, she focused on her writing career and has become a renowned personality through her work. She presents in corporations and universities across the country and is frequently seen on CNN, Univision, Telemundo and other networks. She is the founder of Latinos in College, a not-for-profit organization that helps Latinos find everything they need to graduate from college.