Whether you want to switch careers or are seeking some on-the-job advice, these career books written by Latinos are a must-add to everyone's reading list:
1. Self Made
The former president of entertainment for Telemundo, Nely Galán is a women's empowerment advocate. In Self Made, she dives into the importance of financial empowerment and where it begins. According to Amazon, Self Made falls in the same category as #GILRBOSS, thus forming part of the global revolution in entrepreneurship.
2. Your Blueprint
Elvira Guzman is a brand builder who connects people with people. Her book, Your Blueprint, is a toolbox aimed to teach others how to embrace their failures just as they would success, all while learning a great deal about branding.
3. The Sweet Life
Having emigrated from Mexico with her family, YouTube star Dulce Candy Ruiz struggled with depression and low self-esteem. In The Sweet Life — a gift especially suitable for those looking to get into the beauty industry — Ruiz shares her lessons on success, style and finding the good stuff in all facets of life.
4. Building the Latino Future
Written by Frank Carbajal and Humberto Medina, Building the Latino Future is a compilation of career advice from prominent Latinos in all industries, from actor Edward James Olmos to former housing secretary Henry Cisneros. Hence, this book is the perfect companion for anyone looking to build a career, no matter their preferred field.
5. Rise Up & Shine
If you grew up in a Latino household, then you're probably very familiar with Cristina Saralegui. In Rise Up & Shine, the former host and executive producer of El Show de Cristina shares the knowledge she acquired throughout the years as a savvy businesswoman.
6. Career Books by Latinos: The Power Playbook, La La Anthony
As an actress, producer and businesswoman, La La Anthony knows a thing or two about multitasking. In her New York Times bestseller, The Power Playbook, Anthony uses her signature candid voice to share tried-and-true hard-earned wisdom with readers, so they too can go out and build a successful career.