Alfredo Oliveira

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Business Transformation Consultants – Senior Consultant, Manager, Principal - Monthly Careers Evenings

Do you have a track record of delivery and sales success that you can use to accelerate your career in a fast-growing and award-winning consultancy?</b> …

Business planning for success

<i>This feature was placed by</i> ICAEW<b>.</b><p>Starting a business can be a life changing activity providing lots of opportunities, but to make the most of the …

Tech-Savvy Tactics to Simplify Your Work Life

<i>(This article was first published in</i> <i>Real Business</i><i>, a website from Xerox that provides ideas and information for decision makers in business and government.)</i><p><b>Taming the Email Beast</b> <br>Start with that bloated inbox. We typically spend more than a quarter of our day reading and responding to email, …

11 consumer trends that will change the way you do business in the next 5 years

Thanks to the proliferation of high-tech consumer services like Uber and Apple Pay, the business world is trending toward improving customer …

THE GROW COACHING MODEL

The GROW acronym suggests that a coach using the GROW model is likely to start by asking the client to set goals, both for what they want to get out …

REPORT WRITING

<b>GREAT BOOKS ON REPORT and BUSINESS WRITING</b><p><b>BASICS</b><p><b>Your report needs a good Format and structure – it should include most of the following</b> …

STRATEGY – 8 Key elements

Eight elements that strategists must consider<p>by HARVEY SCHACHTER:<p><b>1. Business definition</b><p>This is the classic Drucker question: “What is my business and …

Some questions to help inform your life

REFLECTIONS : Some questions to help inform your life<p><i>A year from now you will wish you had started today.</i><p><i>— Karen Lamb</i><p><i>“They always say time changes</i> …

The Essential Guide to Writing a Business Plan

President Dwight D. Eisenhower once said, “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” If you’re starting a business, you should have a business plan regardless of whether you’re bootstrapping it or looking for outside funding.<p>The best sorts …

Small Business

Get More Innovative by Rethinking the Way You Think

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Innovating how we innovate. Improving how we improve. Analyzing how we analyze. Gimmicky workplace wordplay? Absolutely! But effective prods and provocations for inspiring organizational introspection and insight, as well. Exercises like these, often known as “going meta,” focus managerial …

Big Data

CHANGE AND COMPLEXITY

<b>1.Memorable messages</b>.Clear, memorable, succinct messages are the foundation of a change campaign. Create a message that is emotionally compelling and …

Complexity

Leadership, Change Management, and Communication

Leadership, change management and communication are so intimately linked that it’s really not possible to be successful at the first two without well …

Management

BEING A TRUSTED ADVISOR

<b>BEING A TRUSTED ADVISOR</b><p><b>The Trusted Advisor book covers trust-based relationships in a very systematic way, presents a trust process-model and</b> …

Plantas carnívoras sabem contar

Plantas carnívoras alimentam a imaginação. Por isso, estão em novelas de ficção científica (“The Day of the Triffids”), em peças da Broadway …

A morte por 10 reais

No hospital não havia máscaras de respirar, que custam o valor acima. Improvisaram com garrafa PET e o bebê morreu

Obama tenta dobrar financiamento a pesquisa em energia limpa até 2020

Pela proposta de Obama, os gastos federais em pesquisa e desenvolvimento em energias limpas subiriam de US$ 6,4 bilhões neste ano para US$ 12,8 …

A volta do DeLorean

Quando <i>De Volta Para o Futuro</i> estreou, em 1985, o DeLorean já estava fora de linha. A DMC, montadora que fabricava o bichinho, produziu só 8 900 …

Empresário vende ar engarrafado para China por R$ 453 a garrafa

Definindo o ar puro do interior da Inglaterra como um produto tão luxuoso quanto "Louis Vuitton ou Gucci", Leo De Watts encontrou um mercado entre os …

Rio de Janeiro, a origem do samba como gênero musical brasileiro

<i>"Liberdade!, Liberdade!</i><p><i>Abre as asas sobre nós</i><p><i>E que a voz da igualdade</i><p><i>Seja sempre a nossa voz!"</i><p>A tradicional roda de samba da Pedra do Sal, uma enorme …

Pentágono publica quase 200 fotos de maus-tratos no Afeganistão e Iraque

O Pentágono divulgou na sexta-feira 198 fotos que demonstram, segundo a organização que luta há mais de uma década por sua publicação, os abusos aos …