Here's how being part of the Hispanic Business Professionals of Southwest Florida can benefit you as a professional. These are just a few examples of the many opportunities we offer. To find out how you can benefit even further in a more specific way, please contact us and we will be happy to share with you more about our organization.
Professional & Leadership Development
A part of the organization seeks to identify and develop Hispanic and non-Hispanic leaders to better prepare them to fill high level positions in corporations, businesses and in the community. As our leadership, professional and corporate development programs increase, they will assist to close an existing gap of an untapped segment of Hispanic talent. This will help businesses and corporations benefit from attracting and retaining better prepared leaders to fill key role positions. Some of these emerging leaders will play a future role in helping others in their professional development by becoming leaders of our programs themselves.
Capitalize on Diversity
Take advantage of many opportunities to thrive as a professional in a very diverse community. Our aim is to enhance the integration and cooperation between Hispanic and non-Hispanic professionals in order to create a better understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic market potential.
Have you ever wanted to reach other markets but didn’t know how to? As a member, you can broaden your knowledge on the Hispanic culture. Learn how to create relationships and do business with the fastest growing minority group in the nation. Open new doors and opportunities that otherwise would be hard to access. And at the same time that you reach new levels, you will also be participating in advancing the diversity of the Hispanic market potential in your community.
Enhance Your Professional Network
Through dynamic networking and marketing meetings, you can connect with a talented group of professionals, decision makers and key partners in the community. Enhance your professional network by meeting like-minded people. Widen your social group in a very diverse atmosphere make strategic business contacts that you won’t make anywhere else.
Our meetings also offer great opportunity to acquire customer referrals. The Hispanic community is very well known for their loyalty. They enjoy getting to know people and establishing relationships. This is their preferred method of doing business and are a very good source of customer referrals. When you are referred by someone, it increases your personal and professional influence at the time of doing business by establishing the trust factor.
What better way to meet people and grow your business than by associating with a diverse group of professionals in a fun and friendly atmosphere. We are certain that you will find our meetings warm and welcoming and will feel like part of the family in no time. Stay motivated and connected!
Get access to many marketing and branding tools such as advertisement opportunities on website and newsletters, website listing, opportunities to be highlighted in our email communications and on our social media channels, be a guest speaker, and more. You can also join one of our committees and be part of the leadership and be at the forefront of our organization. If you are hiring and need new employees, in the very near future, you can take advantage of our Job Board which we are developing for the benefit of the community as a whole.