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Las métricas de negocio más importantes y cómo interpretarlas

Hay muchas más y dependen del modelo de negocio, pero aquí te ofrecemos las más importantes y frecuentes sea cual sea tu empresa.<p>Coste de adquisición …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

How to Answer Interview Questions About Your Qualifications For the Job

Qualifications Interview Questions<p>How to Answer Interview Questions About Your Qualifications For the Job<p>Updated September 12, 2017<p>The purpose of a …

Employment

Confidence A Key Success Factor For Women In Startups And STEM

When it comes to the ways that women navigate the current business landscape, there are a wide variety of styles that can be used to achieve success and overcome the inherent obstacles of being female in largely male-centric economies. Particularly when it comes to industries where the vast …

Startups

Cuando los recursos humanos conocieron el marketing

Es más fácil fidelizar a un cliente que ya ha mostrado interés por nuestros productos que captar a uno desde cero. Lo mismo ocurre con un candidato a …

Three Ways To Be Sure You're A Strategic Thinker

Whenever I hear leaders say, “I need to do more strategic thinking,” I ask them, “What do you mean by that?” They often return a clumsy response something like, “Well, I’m not really sure, but I just know I’m not doing enough of it.”<p>It’s a common complaint among top executives: “I’m spending all my …

Management

Teach kids creativity. Ultimately, machines will be better at coding

If you want to bring up a kid to be a successful investor or entrepreneur, the current education system says they should be studying STEM subjects, …

Machine Learning

Diversity Isn't A Compliance Issue--It's Essential For Innovation

How do coral reefs, which cover only 0.1 percent of the surface of the ocean, support over 25 percent of all marine species? Over many millennia, coral reefs found a radically innovative way to co-evolve with the environment, creating an ecosystem that benefits not only themselves, but many other …

Weather

18 Ways for Digital Nomads to Make Money

All you need is a laptop, Wi-Fi and some wanderlust.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Real estate entrepreneur, writer and filmmaker Heidi Hough lives in a community of foreigners and natives in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Prior to Chiang Mai, she was in Vienna for a few …

Employment

Your Strategic Plans Probably Aren’t Strategic, or Even Plans

It happens all the time: A group of managers get together at a resort for two days to hammer out a “strategic plan.” Done and dusted, they all head home. But <i>have</i> they produced a plan with a strategy?<p>At the start of my public seminars on strategic planning I ask attendees, who rank from board …

Management

3 Tips for Presenting in English When You’re Not a Native Speaker

As a coach and international business school instructor, I have worked with hundreds of current and future leaders who are accomplished, bright, and capable — and who quickly lose their confidence and competence when making business presentations. For a subset of these leaders — those who need to …

Language Learning

The Five AI Basics Every Business Executive Needs To Understand Right Now

AI may be taking the business community by storm, but key decision makers are still trying to understand the revolutionizing new technology. Here are 5 important things every business executive needs to know right now.<p><b>Data comes before AI: Understand the difference between training and …

Machine Learning

Silencio, por favor

Casi todos evitamos los instantes de pausa. Los más jóvenes, presos de la ansiedad, huyen de ellos despavoridos. El ruido, ya sea acústico, visual o …

Cómo borrarte de Facebook y no morir en el intento

Puedes desactivar tu cuenta, dejando todo el contenido detrás; borrarla por completo o mantener la cuenta y borrar el contenido<p>#DeleteFacebook, el …

Asana añade una nueva función que muestra una vista completa del proyecto

Asana, la popular herramienta de gestión de proyectos, ha lanzado una nueva función que facilitará a los usuarios visualizar cada elemento de su …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Management

Company Vision And Values: Do They Still Matter?

Most people are already familiar with the concepts of a company’s vision and values. It’s common practice for company management to define these to represent the organization’s ethos – what they do and why – and set a forward-looking goal about what they are trying to achieve. They’re designed to …

Employee Engagement

Build A Compelling B2B Customer Journey

Anyone who has been involved in a B2B sale knows how complicated and frustrating the entire process can be. In fact, CEB asked thousands of senior executives at companies around the world to describe the purchase process in one word. The results were things like “hard”, “awful”, “painful”, and …

Customer Experience

Ten Mistakes That Are Killing Your LinkedIn Profile

Your LinkedIn profile is your online billboard. Make sure it’s doing its job for you!<p>Here are ten common LinkedIn mistakes that hurt your credibility and make it harder for people who need your expertise to connect with you.<p><b>Bad Photo</b><p>An unfortunate LinkedIn profile photo turns off visitors to your …

Employment

Five Lame Excuses Keeping You From Making A Career Change

Because a lot of my work focuses on career change, and I am a multiple-time career changer myself, I hear from a lot of people who hope to make a similar leap but something holds them back. Sometimes the person just needs a nudge over the inertia of getting started. Sometimes the person is in the …

Motivation

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

Alice In Wonderland

Repl.it: programa desde tu navegador gratis y con más de 40 lenguajes

Repl.it es una plataforma ideal para programar, tanto si eres un programador experimentado como si estás dando tus primeros pasos en un lenguaje. Sus …

How Blockchain Will Change HR Forever

Blockchain is about to revolutionize our way of doing business, but probably not in the way that you think. While it is most closely associated with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology is primed to disrupt a whole lot more than currency.<p>Blockchain’s decentralized network of …

Blockchain

Forget Data Scientists And Hire A Data Translator Instead?

You can invest in data technologies and collect all the data you can possibly imagine, but it’s worthless if it’s not analyzed or communicated to decision-makers so that action can be taken from the insights. Some organizations attempt to communicate data findings across departments of an …

Big Data

7 Distinctions That Will Make You Brilliant And Highly Promotable

Would you like to be that person who silences chaos and moves things forward with a simple question or statement? I know you’ve experienced what I’m talking about. You’ve been there. Sitting in a typical meeting, wondering where things are going, wondering how to move things forward, and finally, …

Management

Effective Management Requires Good Metrics. Here Are 11 Types You Need to Know

To properly manage a business you need to know what's happening. These 11 types of metrics that will give you the insight and awareness you need.<p>They say you can't manage what you can't measure. Quantifying your business allows you to see patterns, set targets, and measure progress. However, many …

Analytics

Why So Many High-Profile Digital Transformations Fail

In 2011, GE embarked upon an ambitious attempt to digitally transform its product and service offerings. The company created impressive digital capabilities, labeling itself a “digital industrial” company, embedding sensors into many products, building a huge new software platform for the Internet …

Innovation

10 Shocking Workplace Stats You Need To Know

It’s not a mystery that employee engagement continues to sink. The Gallup organization reminds us every couple of years that nearly 70 percent of employees are actively disengaged. It’s also not a mystery that generational differences, and the shift of leadership, continues to elicit …

The Workplace

The Incredible Ways John Deere Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Transform Farming

Pesticides are currently an essential ingredient of big agriculture in order to ensure we can continue to feed the ever-growing global population of our planet.<p>However, pesticides also carry inherent risks, such as the damage they can do to the environment and local ecosystems, and the hazards that …

Farming

‘Machine learning’ como herramienta de futuro (y presente) para la redefinición del marketing digital

El Machine Learning ha abierto un nuevo tiempo para el marketing y es la hora de adaptarse a él.<p>La incursión que la Inteligencia Artificial (IA) está …