Dorca had a dream – to one day become a successful business owner.
Fashion had always appealed to her and, when this single mother of three was compelled to resign from her job a few years ago, due to a neck affliction, she began selling a line of sophisticated magnetic jewelry. With her home as an office, Dorca became an entrepreneur.
During her first weekend Dorca sold $1,800 in jewelry and within months had recruited eight representatives for the jewelry line, becoming a leading consultant in Puerto Rico’s eastern region.
Realizing her talent, Dorca’s dream of entrepreneurship became even stronger. She had a business degree from the University of Puerto Rico, where she had majored in Accounting. Dorca went through her old school papers and found a guide on how to write a good business plan.
“I then started adapting the business plan model to the type of business I wanted to establish,” says Dorca.
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