David Mercado

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A New Harvard Study Reveals The Truth Behind Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods (And Why Store Shelves Are Shockingly Empty)

Employees crying, empty store shelves, and irate customers do not sound like the Whole Foods we know and love. Welcome to the new normal -- at least for now.<p>Whole Foods has enjoyed an incredible history of success. Their co-founder and CEO, John Mackey, is an evangelist for "conscious capitalism" …

Jeff Bezos

Sweetgreen’s Tech-Driven Menu Shakes Up the Fast-Casual Food War

A bowl of Chicken Pesto Parm represents more than just a new dish on the Sweetgreen menu. That warm salad of roasted chicken, organic spinach, …

Cómo es el "Método Singapur" con el que Jeff Bezos les ha enseñado matemáticas a sus hijos (y por qué lo usan los mejores estudiantes del mundo)

Los mejores estudiantes de matemáticas del mundo están en Singapur, o eso dice la prueba PISA.<p>No es raro entonces que el llamado "Método Singapur" (también conocido como "<i>Mastery Approach</i>", "Enfoque de Maestría") para la enseñanza de las matemáticas se haya expandido alrededor del mundo.<p>Tanto es …

¿Eres freelance? Esto es lo que tienes que hacer para emigrar a la nueva factura electrónica 3.3

A partir del 1 de enero los trabajadores bajo el régimen de honorario deberán expedir una nueva factura y encontrar su clave de servicio entre más de …

5 Great Business and Psychology Books from 2017 That Will Give You a Head Start On 2018 | Inc.com

I've read 75 nonfiction books published this year in a wide range of categories from history to business. Most of the books are bestsellers and offer actionable insights into leadership, entrepreneurship and communication. In this article I've chosen five books that contain valuable communication …

Public Speaking

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

This Brain Hack Will Help Reframe Your Interpretation Of Reality

CEOs, professional athletes, professors, and more are using this method to reach a state of “flow consciousness.” Here’s what it is and how to get there.<p>Things like good and bad luck are actually just in our minds. We have a tremendous amount of control over our own realities. It’s all a matter of …

Food Photography 101: How to Take Perfect Pictures of Your Food

Checking your Instagram or Facebook feed, you’re almost certain to see a constant barrage of food pictures scrolling by like images in a slot …

Tutorials

Celebrity mums turn to Scandinavian-inspired exercise classes to brain-train their children

In a world where children are now picking up GCSEs at primary school, parents are deploying ever more outlandish tactics to help their children get ahead of the curve.<p>From computer lessons for two-year-olds, through to advanced mathematics for toddlers, so-called ‘tiger’ mums will try almost any …

Education

Closing the Strategy-Execution Gap Means Focusing on What Employees Think, Not What They Do

When you embark on a new strategic journey to sustain and grow your organization in an uncertain world, what do you prioritize? If you’re like most of the leaders we know, you start with organizational structure and processes.<p>This would be a mistake.<p>In 2016 we asked 80 senior executives from 20 …

Pollo cremoso con champiñones al balsámico y bacon crujiente. Receta para disfrutar del otoño

El otoño se estaba resistiendo y aunque nos apetecía que cesara el calor y llegase la lluvia, en el fondo también estábamos contentos con el buen …

To Build Connection on Your Team, Skip Icebreakers and Talk About Photography

Imagine looking at a photo of a single shoe on the sidewalk, or two people embracing, or a person walking alone into a cemetery. All these images instantly ignite emotions and associations — without a written or spoken word. And because the reaction is physiological, it happens in seconds.<p>As a …

Management

10 Tricks for Using Slack to Execute Your Business Strategy Like a Pro

Slack is so familiar that most people seriously underestimate what they could accomplish with it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you work in an office or in the marketing or tech industries, it's likely you've heard of Slack. This communication channel is perfect for …

La carta viral de un padre al Ratón Pérez por dejarle 100 euros a un niño

"¿No se nos está yendo un poco de las manos esto del detalle por cada diente?", se pregunta el autor<p>En los últimos días, está circulando por Facebook …

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …

MIT researchers use drone fleets to track warehouse inventory

Imagine a warehouse buzzing with tiny drones that automatically track and monitor inventory from afar, leaving workers free to manage and move material. That's the new system developed by MIT researchers, which could prevent mismatches and help employees find particular items faster on top of …

"Los placeres de la mesa residen en la mente, no en la boca": el científico que enfurece a los chefs

Muy poca gente toma jugo de tomate en sus casas. En cambio, <b>casi un tercio de los pasajeros aéreos lo piden</b>. Los sabores dulces se vuelven sosos en un …

What Is a Sales Funnel? The Guide to Building an Automated Selling Machine.

The right sales funnel, configured the proper way, can automate your marketing and help you scale your income on autopilot.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the core concepts in the digital marketing industry is the sales funnel. While odd sounding at first, this …

Stripe is the latest Silicon Valley payment startup to partner with China’s payment giants

For companies that don’t have a base in China, it can be hard to sell products to Chinese customers. Besides shopping while traveling abroad, many Chinese buy foreign goods through domestic shopping sites. More companies are trying to bridge that gap by working with China’s online payment …

Silicon Valley

People Are Sharing This Australian Journalist’s Brutal Takedown Of Trump’s Foreign Policy

"He was an uneasy, lonely, awkward figure at this gathering."<p>Chris Uhlmann, the political editor of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), has been in Hamburg, Germany, covering the Group of 20 nations conference over the past few days.<p>On Sunday morning Australia time, he delivered a set …

Donald Trump

A German grocery chain that's coming to America is already dominating Walmart on prices — here's why it's so cheap

A recent price check on a basket of 20 items by Jefferies analysts found that Lidl was about 9% cheaper than Walmart, the largest grocer in the US. Lidl claims to offer products for as much as 50% less than rival stores.<p>So far, Lidl has opened 10 stores along the East Coast and plans to open 80 by …

Grubhub Cofounder Mike Evans Launches Fixer To Find You A Handyman

Just over ten years ago, Mike Evans and Matt Maloney were trying to get their idea for a new startup off the ground to enable you to order food from …

Whisky, Whiskey, Bourbon, Tennessee. Conoce sus diferencias y sabores

<i>Por Elsie Méndez @sabormexico</i><b>Whisky, Whiskey, Bourbon, Tenesse, Single Malt, Blends</b>; de Irlanda, de Escocia, Japón, Estados Unidos, Canadá, todo un …

This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Is a Master Class in Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Tesla, the electric-automobile manufacturer led by famed CEO Elon Musk, has struggled mightily with safety over the past few years. California nonprofit Worksafe, a worker safety advocacy group, recently made headlines when it reported that the injury rate at Tesla's Fremont, California, plant was …

Tesla

Why some people worry that sunscreen might be bad for you

The bottom line: Cover up.<p>The science on sun exposure is clear: too much of the sun’s ultraviolet radiation leads to sunburns, rapidly aging skin, and potentially, skin cancer. And that risk? It isn’t minimal. An estimated 20 percent of Americans will develop skin cancer during their lifetimes, …

FDA

The Grocery Store Of The Future Is Mobile, Self-Driving, And Run By AI

Can the Moby store bring locally controlled convenience stores to places that lack a simple place to buy essentials?<p>In Shanghai, a prototype of a new 24-hour convenience store has no staff, no registers, and the whole thing is on wheels, designed to eventually drive itself to a warehouse to …

Albóndigas de berenjena al horno. Receta sin grasas

Puede que ahora mismo no lo pensemos porque el tiempo nos ha hecho sacar de nuevo las bufandas y los gorros, pero dentro de nada tendremos aquí a los …

El camión aún gana la partida al mercancías

El ferrocarril, aun incorporando los costes medioambientales y sociales, sigue sin sacar ventaja a su rival<p>A su gran rival, el ferrocarril, le carga …

This Dad Has Mastered The Art Of Tweeting About Parenting

"Every day, my kids use 135 different cups."<p>Sometimes, the funniest (and most frustrating) parts of parenting can be summed up in less than 140 characters. Just ask Robert Knop.<p>Knop, known as @FatherWithTwins on Twitter, gives his more than 16,000 followers a glimpse of his life as a dad with a …