Augusto Oliveira

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A Survey of How 1,000 CEOs Spend Their Day Reveals What Makes Leaders Successful

What makes a CEO effective? The question has been studied extensively, of course, including in HBR. Yet we still know fairly little about how CEOs behave day-to-day and how their behavior relates to the success or failure of the companies they run. Previous studies have typically had limitations. …

Leadership

Where Workers Are the Happiest

Assessment: How Mindful Are You?

Mindfulness is the ability to stay focused, while being aware of your thoughts and surroundings and being able to recognize and move past distractions as they arise.<p>In our information-saturated workplaces, this mental skill is becoming as important as emotional intelligence and technical skills. …

Mindfulness

How to Establish a Meeting-Free Day Each Week

One tweak to your weekly schedule could make the difference between confidently accomplishing your strategic objectives and scrambling to keep up with the day-to-day. That simple change? Having a meeting-free day.<p>Establishing one day with no meetings is a technique that I used throughout 2016 to …

What Great Managers Do

Exceptional managers find and capitalize on their employees' unique strengths. Learn how they do it with this 6 minute video slide deck. Download a customizable version in Subscriber Exclusives.

The 3 Simple Rules of Managing Top Talent

The general view in business is that top-end talent is highly sensitive to and motivated by compensation and that big monetary rewards are key to their management. There is a grain of truth to this — but only a grain. In my 36-year career, I haven’t met a single person truly at the top end of the …

Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?

Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she tends to see setbacks as opportunities. She’s always engaged and is a source of calm to her colleagues. Her manager feels lucky to have such an easy direct …

Emotional Intelligence

Giving a High Performer Productive Feedback

Giving feedback, particularly constructive feedback, is often a stressful task. As counterintuitive as it may seem, giving feedback to a top performer can be even tougher. Top performers may not have obvious development needs and in identifying those needs, you can sometimes feel like you’re being …

A 3-Step Plan for Turning Weaknesses into Strengths

Yan Wang, the former CFO of VitalSmarts, didn’t survive Mao’s China by taking outlandish risks such as questioning those in positions of authority. As our CFO, she did impeccable work with the highest ethical standards. But challenging the status quo was deeply unsettling to her — especially if it …

Your Career Needs Many Mentors, Not Just One

These days everyone knows that finding a mentor is valuable. But it’s increasingly rare that we actually have one. In an in-depth study of professional service firms, Harvard Business School professor Thomas DeLong and his colleagues discovered: “Everyone we spoke with over age 40 could name a …

What Matters More to Your Workforce than Money

Economists have long argued that money doesn’t buy happiness. But compensation is still a major factor for us when we’re considering where to work. What do we know about how more pay influences employees’ motivations?<p>That slice of information can be the difference between a workforce that is …

Mining's Next Big Boom

Here's something to give a fresh shot in the arm to copper, the second-best-performing base metal over the past three months: the prospect of strike …

How to Boost Your (and Others’) Emotional Intelligence

Among the various core ingredients of talent and career success, few personal qualities have received more attention in the past decade than emotional intelligence (EQ), the ability to identify and manage your own and others’ emotions. Importantly, unlike most of the competencies that make it into …

Emotional Intelligence

Whiteboard Session: The Ingredients of Great Leadership

Camarão na churrasqueira: aprenda o preparo sem complicação. Assista

Camarão na churrasqueira será seu novo trunfo de verão após aprender o passo a passo<p>Muitos se aventuram ao colocar <b>camarão na churrasqueira</b>. Quantos …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

What Makes a Leader?

Emotional intelligence sets great leaders apart from the rest. Learn to recognize it in yourself and others with this 7 minute video slide deck. Download a customizable version in Subscriber Exclusives.

How to Earn Your Manager’s Respect

We all want to be valued — and be viewed as valuable — at work. But respect isn’t a given; you have to earn it. Whether you have a new manager or have worked with your current boss for years, what can you do to make sure your boss appreciates what you bring to the job? What’s the best way to build …

Como você pode usar a sua criatividade em fotos de montanhas e manter a qualidade?

Se você é um fotógrafo de natureza, provavelmente, deve ser <b>apaixonado por fotos de montanhas</b> como qualquer outro. Na maioria das vezes, isso quer …

Viagem e Turismo

Brasil está entre os 10 maiores riscos do mundo em 2016, diz consultoria

Segundo a Eurasia Grup, crise política e econômica do país só deve se agravar em 2016<p>Todo início de ano, a consultoria de análise de riscos Eurasia …

Nutricionista ensina 8 receitas para almoços saborosos e saudáveis

Andrea Santa Rosa, do projeto Vida Funcional, compartilha uma série de receitinhas fáceis para ninguém sair da dieta no verão<p>Quer manter a forma ou …

Novos e-mails reforçam elo entre Lula e Odebrecht

Anexadas aos autos da Operação Lava Jato em dezembro, as mensagens tratam de negócios da Odebrecht na Argentina, Bolívia e Peru<p>Uma série de e-mails …

Ícone fechar

<b>Gargalo elétrico</b> A última radiografia feita pela Aneel (Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica) nas obras de linhas de transmissão de energia em …

4 sinais de que você está se tornando um chefe tóxico

Características como distanciamento e negatividade podem transformar um bom chefe em alguém tóxico para a empresa<p>Liderar uma equipe não é simples. …

Ferramentas do Fed para alta dos juros são efetivas, diz Fischer

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uma série de novas ferramentas financeiras destinadas a ajudar o Federal Reserve a alcançar sua alta histórica de juros no mês passado “provaram-se efetivas” e reduziram preocupações internas, disse o vice-presidente do banco central dos Estados Unidos neste domingo.<p>“Uma …

Conheça os truques para evitar imagens borradas usados pelos melhores fotógrafos !

Imagens borradas ou desfocadas é de longe, o <b>principal problema para qualquer fotógrafo</b>, amador ou profissional. Como elas podem estragar uma imagem …

Um dia em Bruges, uma das cidades mais charmosas da Europa

Capital da província de Flandres Ocidental, região de Flandres na Bélgica, Bruges é a menina dos olhos de todo turista europeu que está de passagem …

Peso pesado ‘ameaça’ chefes, e Dana promete luta pelo cinturão de Werdum

Veja Álbum de fotosO norte-americano de raízes croatas Stipe Miocic deve ser o próximo desafiante ao cinturão dos pesos pesados do UFC. Seu nocaute …