Gabriela Molina

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Millennials want to work for employers committed to values and ethics

Ignoring the mood of the next generation means companies are cutting themselves off from two-thirds of the young talent pool, research suggests<p>There’s a quiet revolution happening across Britain’s workforce, but it’s not about pay, hours or contracts. It’s a coup d’état led by the nation’s young, …

How Waking Up an Hour Earlier Every Morning Can Transform Everything

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ben Franklin had it right when he said, “Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.” Perhaps he got the idea from the philosopher Aristotle, who said, “It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits …

Productivity

10 Things You Can Do to Literally Change Your Brain

We used to think that intelligence is innate. Some people have it, and others just don’t. The brain we’re born with is the one we’re stuck with for …

How To Increase Productivity By Employee Happiness

Whether you are an entrepreneur managing a startup, or a corporate executive with thousands of employees, it’s hard to ignore the evidence of big value from happy employees. For example, the Harvard Business Review a while back included an analysis of hundreds of studies showing an average of 31% …

Control Is Good, But Trust Is Cheaper

<b>Trust or Control? Trust-Based Management and the Thriving Workplace</b><p>Lenin once said, “Trust is good, but control is better” – and many a modern manager seems to agree. One sees precious time and resources plowed into paper-pushing, form-filling, and the drafting of voluminous, hyper-detailed …

What the Data Tells Us About the Contemporary HR Director

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The modern HR director is a tech-savvy millennial, fluent in social media and touch screen mobile devices and ready to fill some big, Gen X shoes.<p>A jack of all trades, she probably didn’t always know what she wanted to do, but stumbled …

Social Media

Escaped from the HR Analytics Lab (part 1)

Last week I was able to get hold of some really interesting graphs out of the HR Analytics Lab of a big multinational. I would like to share some of …

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

Be Nice to Everyone. It's Worth It

When you're nice to others, it pays back in spades. Just ask airplane designer Devon Schuler.<p>Devon Schuler is an airplane designer. He spends a great deal of time thinking about ways to improve flying and he loves sketching airplane designs. There is just one problem: Devon is only 9 and no one is …

Model Aircraft

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Nelson Mandela Quotes on Living a Fulfilling Life

By: Susanna Halonen | Growth<p>Last week the world suffered a great loss as the inspirational Nelson Mandela passed away in Johannesburg at the age of …

Materialism: a system that eats us from the inside out

That they are crass, brash and trashy goes without saying. But there is something in the pictures posted on Rich Kids of Instagram (and highlighted by the Guardian last week) that inspires more than the usual revulsion towards crude displays of opulence. There is a shadow in these photos – photos …

Happiness Means Creativity: One Company’s Bet On Positive Psychology

By Meg Carter3 minute Read<p>Cultivating a more positive outlook is a better way of boosting creativity than indulging a tortured genius, according to …

Happiness

What Amazing Leaders Do Differently

In my work as a startup founder over the last few years, I've been fortunate enough to find myself surrounded by some incredible young leaders, be …

Filling A Void By Focusing On Partners Derailed By Conflict

<i>For partners who need help resolving differences or forming better communication habits, there is help. Dispute resolution gurus Lisette Smith and Tanya Rapacz started their own small business, called The Partnership Resource, to help other business owners work out differences when the going gets</i> …

What's Your Motivation? Find Out Now.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is your motivation? Regain your motivation by understanding the big "why" behind what you do. Simply keeping the bills paid is never enough. To be fully engaged in our lives, we must have bigger and bolder goals. Why do you do what …

Motivation

Satisficing: How to Reach Your Best by Not Giving a Damn

By Emilia Lahti | Nov 19, 2013<p>Synopsis<p>Check yourself before you wreck yourself - aim to 'satisfice' to make sure your nervous system works for you, …

If You’re in Over Your Head at Work, Try an S.O.S.

“I’m in over my head.” How often this thought has crossed my mind.<p>If you’re ambitious, this will happen to you a lot. It has with me: in every single job.<p>You reach a plateau. You are no longer enjoying the feel-good effects of learning so you jump from one learning curve to the next. And at first, …

HR Staffing Certification

Vskills Certification in Staffing assesses the candidate on company’s staffing and recruitment needs. The certification tests the candidates on various areas which includes finding new talented employees, recruiting them, and then organizing training programmes for them. An important part of the …

Top 5 Reasons HR Is On The Move

Once upon a time, most HR departments provided one-stop shopping for employees with questions or concerns about benefits, hiring, training, complaints, colleagues, etc. For leaders, HR was the place to go for recruitment, retention and terminations. HR is a critical function and most companies …

Better business: acts of kindness

When Paul Warner saw a stranger's comment on Facebook lamenting her nine-year-old daughter's birthday present being lost in the post, he couldn't help but take note. As the owner of traditional children's toy company wheniwasakid.co.uk, he decided to track down the woman and send her daughter a …

7 Habits Of Highly Successful Startup Leaders

There has been much documentation about the habits of successful people, thanks in large part to Stephen Covey’s massively successful book, <i>The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.</i> While this has been a key piece of literature in the business community since the late 1980’s, the traits are …

Abraham Maslow and the pyramid that beguiled business

<b>The psychologist Abraham Maslow's theory of human motivation is 70 years old but continues to have a strong influence on the world of business. What is it, and is it right?</b><p>There is a commonly reproduced symbol which many believe holds the secret to personal fulfilment and business success.<p>It …

5 Weekend Tips That Will Help You Succeed

No matter how ambitious you are and how much you want to succeed, weekends are that sacred time when you get to leave your business alone and spend …

Burnout