Andrea Rajao

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Here's exactly what to say in a thank you email after you've interviewed

Yes, the hard part may be over, but there is still a critical step left in the process — the thank you note.<p>Although many see a follow-up email as a formality, a CareerBuilder survey revealed that 22% of managers said they were less likely to hire a candidate if they didn't send a thank you note.<p>I …

Why Effective Content Marketing Requires Full Team Buy-In

Working at any organization requires a certain level of accepting rules and direction without fully understanding the reasoning behind them. It’s simply not possible for every individual to know the thought process and motivation behind every decision leadership makes. But for a new initiative like …

Why a startup needs a great opportunity, not idea

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>One thing I love about living in Waterloo, Ont. is that I am …

Why the Right Strategy Is Different than a 'Right Now' Strategy

Be great at prioritizing what to work on next. Your business depends on it.<p>As an entrepreneur, some of the most enjoyable (and challenging) decisions are made when you are figuring out your strategic roadmap.<p>When you're starting up, the impact of these decisions is compounded. It's important to ask …

Customers

How Disruptive Innovation Is Leading Us To A Post-Capitalist World

Flavours Orchard, a project to a green city in China, done by Vincent Callebaut Architecture Image source – http://aasarchitecture.com/<p>Believe it or …

Innovation

Scene, by All: Miami Art Week 2014

There are two verifiable facts pertaining to every Miami Art Week: first, no one can make it to everything; second, someone managed to capture what you missed and put it up on Instagram. That makes the week-long, multi-fair event a perfect fit for our Scene, by All series, which in this case, …

Art Basel

Thomas Heatherwick: "We don’t work in two dimensions"

<b>Dezeen Book of Interviews:</b> in the next extract from our latest book, British designer Thomas Heatherwick discusses some of his studio's most …

What’s Hot in Singapore

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> editor at large George W. Stone relocated to <b>Singapore</b> from Washington, D.C., two years ago, and has fully embraced the island way of life.<p><b>Here’s his advice on how to make the most of your time in this distinctive Southeast Asian nation:</b><p><b>Island</b> …

Reasons Why I Love Living in Utah

I moved to Salt Lake City over 25 years ago. Although I've lived in Honolulu, Seattle, Montana, Idaho and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Utah is my home. Unlike those people who move somewhere, live there for the majority of their lives and refuse to claim their city, I'm proud to call Utah my home. …

Iglus – Hotel Kakslauttanen Finlândia

Os Iglus fazem parte do nosso imaginário desde a nossa infância quando assistiamos o desenho animado do Pinguim Picollino ou aos filmes natalinos tão …

Celebre o amor em Verona

Por <b>Naira Amorelli</b><p>Que todo mundo conhece a imortal obra de Shakespare “Romeu e Julieta” todos nós já sabemos, mas você sabia que na realidade tal …

3 Steps to Creativity from Sir Ken Robinson

Think you’re a creative person? A lot of us would say no – but what exactly is creativity? Who needs it? And does it really matter anyway?<p>These were …

Creating Innovators - Tony Wagner, Sir Ken Robinson and Kirston Olsen's plea for change.

While schools are distracted by ensuring they are seen to do well in achieving / improving their National Standards and NCEA data they are creating …

WHY AREN'T WE MORE CREATIVE

Picture :schoolskillcreativity.wordpress.com<p>"If we want students to be creative thinkers, we need to make the rest of school more like kindergarten." …

Stanley McChrystal: Listen, learn ... then lead

The 10 Principles Of The Future Manager

Following up on my post around the 7 Principles of The Future Employee, I wanted to share another concept which is the 10 Principles of The Future Manager. When it comes to the future of work it’s not just employees that are changing, managers are also having to change the ways in which they lead …

Why good leaders make you feel safe

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a …

Simon Sinek

How great leaders inspire action

Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership -- starting with a golden circle and the question "Why?" His examples …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Freezing Fog Transforms Landscape into Icy Wonderland

Deep in the Hungarian mountains, an ominous-looking veil of fog sweeps across the landscape, leaving an impenetrable coat of ice in its wake. Tree branches, twigs, grass, and even small woodland creatures frosted over by the freezing mist, transforming the ordinary scene into an otherworldly, …

AWS re:Invent(ing) IT, Business Models and Marketing

AWS held its third annual re:Invent user conference with 13,500 attendees in Las Vegas last week. While the event had similarities to other IT …

SaaS Business Models You Need to Know

SaaS is here to stay.<p>We can expect adoption and innovation, as competitors will have to come up with creative SaaS business models to stay …

Comparative study of Business Models:Apple,Google,Microsoft

Business and marketing students are well aware of telecommunications, internet and wireless technology and its effect on business. It is an obvious …

How the Internet of Things Changes Business Models

As the Internet of Things (IoT) spreads, the implications for business model innovation are huge. Filling out well-known frameworks and streamlining established business models won’t be enough. To take advantage of new, cloud-based opportunities, today’s companies will need to fundamentally rethink …

How Creativity Works For The Rest of Us – Ryan Bonaparte

Creativity is usually associated with “creative types,” those who professions and hobbies include art, music, design, etc. While it’s true that these …

CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION

picture: www.shutterstock.com <br>I wrote a post a while ago about BUZZ words in education. BUZZ words are OK as long as we realize that what we are …