Carlos Puig

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Interview with Philippe Gelis CEO @Kantox

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21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates | Inc.com

• <b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b>• <b><br>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b>• <b><br>Questions about employee behavior and past performance were asked most frequently inside the interview rooms.</b><p>Amazon …

Employment

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

There's a Big World out There for Mobile Payments

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The Secret to Brewing Good Coffee Outside

I love having my daily cup of coffee — for the caffeine, but also for the ritual involved. That's why, when I set off on a two-week bike trip at the …

El divorcio que une a la familia Blanc

Tres generaciones, divididas por el 'procés', reflejan también el consenso a favor de un referéndum serio<p>El <i>procés</i> ha dividido a la sociedad catalana …

We Were Kings When Fees Went To Zero

The title was inspired by the 1996 documentary “When We Were Kings” about the heavyweight fight of 1974 between two boxing legends, Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. In the not-so-distant future, it will also be a fitting phrase for many in the banking and insurance industries.<p>Readers may ask …

Financial Services

‘Rick y Morty’: es gracioso porque es horrible

Las series animadas para adultos son cada vez más crueles y oscuras<p>“En lo que a vuestro abuelo le concierne, los dos sois un pedazo de mierda -dice …

The fabulous life of Google cofounder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page

The quirky, soft-spoken computer scientist cofounded Google with Sergey Brin in 1998 and now, almost 20 years later, still runs its parent company, Alphabet.<p>So who's the man behind Google and how did he get to where he is today?<p>Here's his story.<p><i>Jillian D'Onfro contributed to an earlier version of</i> …

Artificial intelligence is going to change every aspect of your life — here's how to invest in it (NVDA, GOOGLE, INTC, QCOM)

You've probably heard of artificial intelligence by now. It's the technology powering Siri, driverless cars, and that creepy Facebook feature that automatically tags your friends when you upload photos.<p>But what is AI, why are people talking about it now, and what will it mean for your everyday …

Google Earth reveals hidden message from feuding neighbors

Revenge is best served via satellite.<p>Finding little gems on Google Earth and Google Maps is a great way to explore the world from the comfort of your …

25 Expert Tips to Reading WAY More Books This Year | Inc.com

I've always enjoyed reading. But, to be perfectly honest, I didn't used to read as much as I should have. Besides being a great way to escape and unwind, reading increases your knowledge, focus, and worldview as a business owner.<p>It also gives you something interesting to talk about when you're …

Productivity

How Switzerland Reinvented Itself As Cryptocurrency Haven

Switzerland is enticing financial technology companies and startups to its already booming Crypto Valley by stripping down its regulations for …

This Wall Street veteran has raised $107 million to build the 'app store' of financial services

The company was founded in 2014 by Wall Street veteran David Rutter to try and bring the technology behind bitcoin — blockchain, a.k.a. distributed ledger technology — to high finance.<p>It initially formed a consortium of the world's leading banks and 40 of them, including Bank of America Merrill …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now | Inc.com

The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really want to know what you're going to get the most out of, why not rely on the hive mind of …

Self-improvement

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

32 books that will make you a more well-rounded person

There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't just stick to the mystery novels, anthologies, or biographies you've grown partial to. If you really want to become a more well-rounded person, you'll need to force yourself out of your comfort zone at the bookstore.<p>If you're not sure where …

Swim-lesson entrepreneur wins Small Business Challenge contest

Shortly after she was picked as one of five semi-finalists in The Globe and Mail's Small Business Challenge contest, Diana Goodwin explained to the judges how much more her company, Toronto-based AquaMobile Inc., could grow if she were to use the contest's $100,000 grand prize to hire two employees …

The Japanese Brewer That Makes Café-Style Coffee at My Desk

I love coffee in the morning, but the Green Mountain brewed in bulk at my office broke my spirit. After trying a French press at work (too much to …

Bill Gates says an essay collection from 1969 is the business book that helped him most in his career

When Bill Gates says a book changed his life, it's worth checking out.<p>Three years ago, Gates had his favorite business book, 1969's "Business Adventures" by John Brooks, pulled out of obscurity and put back into print. With the force of Gates' passionate recommendation behind it, it became a …

Here's the advice Bill Gates would give to his 19-year-old self

So when the billionaire tech mogul and philanthropist offers insight or advice, it's smart to listen.<p>On Monday, the Microsoft founder and co-chair of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation hosted an "AMA," or "ask me anything," session on Reddit, during which a participant inquired, "If you could give …

Unruly crowds are an unfortunate byproduct of the Ryder Cup becoming bigger than golf

CHASKA, Minn. — In so many ways the Ryder Cup is a unique event. And the vast majority of those ways lead to a positive conclusion. Certainly, no other week on the golf calendar promotes as much raw excitement and passion as does the biennial contest between the Old and New Worlds. It is something …

Las 10 tecnologías emergentes que cambiarán el mundo

<b>¿Estamos preparados para asimilar el cambio tecnológico que se nos avecina de manera inminente?.</b> <i>El</i> <i>Foro Económico Mundial</i>, en colaboración con la …

El documental de Pablo Picasso: ‘Love, Sex and Art’

<b>Pablo Picasso: Love, Sex and Art es el título del documental de la BBC sobre la vida y la fascinante, así como prolífica, obra del pintor Pablo</b> …

13 Books That Should Be on Every Startup Founder’s Summer Reading List

There’s so much to read, it can often be overwhelming to know exactly where to start. Not to mention when you’re busy running a company. That’s why …

Wireless charger that levitates your mobile phone

Yes, it's a gimmick, and we've all seen it before on speakers, clocks, etc., but levitation is still magical to behold. The OvRcharge combines …

This Is Where Most People Drop the Ball in Business

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Why This VC Isn't Buying Into the 'Million Dollar Idea' Myth

<i>This post originally appeared on brunchwork.</i><p>While working as an attorney in New York, Alejandro Cremades noticed that, “businesses were having a lot …

A Kaleidoscope of #Fintech [Infographic] - Chris Skinner's blog

I don’t get to use the word Kaleidoscope often, so finding this excellent Infographic that includes me and a few friends, gives me the chance to …

7 cool financial technologies we wish were big in the US

The USA is at the forefront of this, with $31.6 billion invested in fintech over the last 5 years. But there are still some innovative ideas and companies that have yet to make it big in America.<p>We've rounded up some of the most exciting and innovative fintech businesses set up outside of the US. …