Sometimes you just have days when the news isn’t always positive when it comes to Hispanics and other minorities. Two sobering but interesting articles point to the impact the current economic environment is taking on Hispanics. Life’s challenges teach us that any endeavor usually means that you often take two steps back in order to take one step forward. Of course, it’s easy to not always easy to see the forest beyond the trees on some days, but it’s important to do so. Once this environment runs its course like so many before, a lot of businesses and organizations will need more leaders and workers in the coming decades. So even on days like today when the news is not always so positive, it’s important to look beyond the trees and look forward the forest ahead.