On the eve of my 30th birthday and after I year full of hardships, I wanted to take the time and reflect and what I have learned through the first 30 years of my life. While writing this list, I thought about family, close and distant; about friends, those who have been with me through … Continue reading 30 Things I Learned Before My 30th Birthday
VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL The most vivid of the memorials, the Vietnam Veterans makes it 5th among my five favorite memorials in Washington DC. This memorial consists of the Vietnam Women and the Three Servicemen statues... ...and the two 75-meter-long walls that have engraved the names of the 58,307 men and women that either died during the … Continue reading My 5 Favorite Memorials in Washington D.C.
Social entrepreneurship or social ventures are businesses of which its main goal is to create sustainable social value. This kind of business model is transforming the traditional way the world does business into a more socially responsible one. Mohammad Yunus is the greatest representative of social entrepreneurship in the world; however, it is the generation … Continue reading “You have to fall in love with the problem, more so than the solution”: Marcela Falquez, Co-founder of ID Social
Los social ventures o emprendimientos sociales, son empresas cuyo principal objetivo es generar valor social con sostenibilidad. Este tipo de modelo está transformando el mundo de los negocios hacia un enfoque más solidario con la sociedad en donde se desarrollan. Si bien su gran representante es el Nobel de Paz Mohammad Yunus, es la generación … Continue reading “Es necesario enamorarse del problema, más que de la solución”: Marcela Falquez, Cofundadora de ID Social
Bienvenidos a la segunda entrada de Entrepreneurial Series. La historia de hoy es sobre The Pops Factory, marca creada por Clara Botero Fitzgerald, y cuyo producto son bombones o paletas de pastel cubiertas con chocolate, mejor conocidas como ¨Cake Pops¨. Invité a Clara a que nos contara la historia del nacimiento y evolución de su … Continue reading ¨No se puede tirar la toalla¨: Clara Botero, creadora de The Pops Factory
Welcome to the first post of our new section: Entrepreneurial Series! This first post is about Enzo Treats, a brand that is setting the pace in the goods and services business exclusively for pets in Colombia and that was created by my dear friend Maria Cristina Romero de Zubiría. In this interview, she tells us … Continue reading ¨Never let fear get in the way of reaching your goal¨: Enzo Treats Owner and CEO.
Bienvenidos a la primera entrada de Entrepreneurial Series! En esta entrada, les contaremos un poco sobre Enzo Treats, marca creada por mi querida amiga, Maria Cristina Romero De Zubiría y que está marcando tendencia en el sector de bienes y servicios para mascotas en Colombia. Enzo Treats empezó en el año 2015 y en poco tiempo … Continue reading ¨No se dejen dominar por el miedo¨: Ma. Cristina Romero, creadora de Enzo Treats.
Found it!! Yes, found it! My go-to burger place in Polanco. Since arriving in Mexico City, I have been missing burgers like crazy. Yes, because when I was in Bogotá I used to go to this famous burger place, El Corral, at least once a week for my weekly dose of burger and French fries. … Continue reading My Go-To Burger Place in Polanco, Mexico City
New Orleans… check! I am so, so excited to be writing this post. New Orleans (Louisiana) is a city that had been on my bucket list for a long time, topping the list as one of the top three cities that I wanted to visit in the United States. So, when actually going seemed like a real … Continue reading Travel Guide to New Orleans, USA
Hey guys, So this is my second and final post on my ¨good-bye Polanco¨ series. Many of the visitors we have had during our stay in Mexico, always asks us where they can do some shopping. Well, there are plenty, plenty, plenty of places to go shopping in Mexico City, but as it happens, Polanco … Continue reading Shopping Travel Guide – Polanco, Mexico City