Jonathan J. Higuera

Fuerza local

Fuerza local

Kimber Lanning doesn’t speak Spanish – at least, not very well. But, she does speak business

 Jonathan J. Higuera

The cost of getting educated

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS Income inequality Housing: Two steps forward, one step back From the “tell me something I don’t already know” department, the federal government reports that the unemployment rate for college-educated workers is dropping, while the trend is going in the other direction for those with only a high school diploma. The Bureau of Labor […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Income inequality

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS The cost of getting educated Housing: Two steps forward, one step back The U.S. is well on its way to becoming a majority-minority country within three decades, according to federal government projections. Non-white populations are growing in size and scope every year. However, this expanding representation is not reflected in their share of […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Housing: Two steps forward, one step back

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS The cost of getting educated Income inequality With “National Home Ownership Month” ending in June, it is a propos to deliver some housing news from our dear city and state. Unfortunately, the news has not been particularly rosy the last couple of years. Let’s share the good news first. Arizona home prices experienced […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Social Security (check)

Social Security (check)

Check your statement online

 Jonathan J. Higuera

We love our mobile phones

Latinos will spend $17.6 billion on mobile gadgets this year

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Phoenix chapter of LATISM holds first meeting

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS We love our mobile phones Summer youth jobs City of Phoenix goes local first Latinos’ embrace of social media is evident in the growth of the group, Latinos in Social Media, which goes by the acronym, LATISM. The national group has more than 140,000 members in its network and now has a Phoenix […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Summer youth jobs

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS We love our mobile phones Phoenix chapter of LATISM holds first meeting City of Phoenix goes local first Some may remember their first job, whether it was landscaping for an uncle or flipping burgers at McDonald’s. These days, even those jobs can be hard to come by for America’s youth. Among the battered […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

City of Phoenix goes local first

BRIEFCASE BRIEFS We love our mobile phones Phoenix chapter of LATISM holds first meeting Summer youth jobs For years, owners of small businesses in Greater Phoenix could only shake their heads and wring their hands when they learned of yet another out-of-state vendor receiving a City of Phoenix contract for services or goods. Unlike many […]

 Jonathan J. Higuera

Gangplank opens Avondale office

Gangplank opens Avondale office

A free workspace to aspiring entrepreneurs and other web-based workers