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Julissa Arce: From Undocumented to SELF MADE, Part Three

Find out how Julissa beat her odds, and despite so many challenges, at last achieved the American Dream – on her own terms!

Meet Jovanka Ciares: Music Exec Turned Wellness Coach Extraordinaire

Be honest: wouldn’t you kill for a glamourous job in the music industry working with artists like Beyoncé and Jay-Z? That was Jovanka Ciares, a Puerto Rican music executive who loved her New York City lifestyle and its culture of opportunity. Jovanka hustled and thrived, even though her job came with stress, given long hours and constant dealings with such ...