Fabiano Pontes

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How to write the perfect cover letter, according to experts

Cover letters might seem quaint in an era when you're almost always applying for jobs online — and the first reader of your application may be a …

Employment

This Googler Explains How To Design Your Time Rather Than Manage It

Breaking all your tasks into quadrants can help you become more strategic about how you work.<p>For many of us, work can feel like a never-ending cycle of long meetings, overflowing inboxes, and urgent demands. No matter how fast we go or how hard we work, there’s far more to do every day than there …

5 lugares para comer e beber bem em BH

Comer e beber são dois grandes prazeres da vida e que os mineiros não deixam de lado. Talvez seja por isso que Belo Horizonte tem ótimos lugares para …

Como trabalhar 40 horas em apenas 16,7

<i>Eu costumava trabalhar</i> <i>muito</i> <i>—  60, 80, às vezes até 100 horas por semana. Permitia que o trabalho fosse grande parte do que me definia. Ostentava</i> …

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Investing

Como aprendi a parar de procrastinar e a gostar de me soltar

Uma das coisas que sempre me desespera sobre a tara de ser mais produtivo é como isso, no final das contas, não contribui em muita coisa pra nos …

How a Lean CEO Thinks and Why You Should Too

<i>The Lean CEO</i> by Jacob Stoller gets to the thinking behind why Lean management works. I think "Lean" is a poor moniker to give the approach. It tends …

Project Management

How to Set Clear Goals in Business

Can a business survive without having clear goals?<p>Having goals for your business helps to give you direction. The entrepreneur that not only has the dream, but the mindset, understands how to be a creator. This involves having a plan for your creation, understanding not only where you hope to go, …

60 Rules For Personal Finance

A while back, I was asked to give an hour-long presentation where I talked about my key principles of personal finance. I chose to give a presentation where each slide was available for about a minute with one simple rule on each slide, giving me a minute to discuss that rule. Thus, I ended up …

Let Your Customers Segment Themselves by What They’re Willing to Pay

The late Sir Colin Marshall, when he was CEO and chairman at British Airways (BA), knew that success in his business came down to superior value capture. In a 1995 interview with <i>HBR</i>, he summed up the opportunity brilliantly: “You’re always going to be faced with the fact that the great majority of …

Some Amazing TED Talks on How to Be A Leader

<b>1- How great leaders inspire action by Simon Sinek</b><p>“Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with a …

Sheryl Sandberg

EXAME

<b>1. Leitura em dia!</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/12 (Scott Eells/Bloomberg)<p>Três dos quatro maiores desafios dos <b>empreendedores</b> estão ligados à falta de conhecimento em …

7 Habits of Highly Motivated People

Motivation is a powerful skill.<p>It can lift you up from the worst of places, and inspire you to new heights.<p>After all, nothing is worse than slogging …

11 sites que vão ajudar você a encontrar emprego

São ferramentas gratuitas, em maioria<p>Em momentos de crise econômica, é comum que haja cortes de pessoal, e consequentemente a rotatividade de …

Steve Jobs Knew How to Run a Meeting: Here's How He Did It

At 31 years of age, Steve Jobs left Apple and started NeXT. Here's an inside look at a company meeting, and what you can learn from it.<p>Brilliant. Passionate. Overbearing. Impatient.<p>Steve Jobs's management style has been described in many ways, both positive and negative. Love him or hate him, …

What Separates the Strongest Salespeople from the Weakest

What separates high-performing salespeople who exceed their quota from underperformers who miss their quotas by more than 25%?<p>I recently conducted a research project involving nearly 800 salespeople and sales leaders to better answer this question. In addition, I have had the privilege to interview …

How to Finally Kill the Useless, Recurring Meeting

We’ve all been part of a bloated weekly meeting. You know the one, with 20-plus attendees that’s been happening every week for years; where everyone attends because they’re supposed to, but no one gets much value out of it; where everyone multitasks or wishes they were somewhere else (or both). The …

EXAME

<b>1. Sono bom</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/11 (Thinkstock)<p>São Paulo – Para quem vive na correria, ter uma boa noite de sono vale ouro. Mas, uma vez que a rotina se …

EXAME

<b>1. Filmes interessantes para contadores</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/9 (Thinkstock)<p>São Paulo – Você pode até não ter percebido, mas <b>contadores</b> são personagens …