Gerardo Miranda

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“Urgency bias” is killing your productivity

We often deceive ourselves into believing that getting X done now will give us the freedom for Y later, when in reality we let too many other tasks flood in. Quick as it may seem we can knock them off our to-do list, these minor chores sneakily steal our attention. If they feel urgent, we’re …

Time Management

Agile Is Not Just Another Management Fad

Senior executives increasingly recognize that “Agile Is Eating The World.” In fact, surveys by both Deloitte and McKinsey show that over 90% of senior executives want to be agile, while less than 10% currently see their own firm as “highly agile.” There are now major efforts under way with “Agile …

Project Management

9 Navy SEAL Sayings That Will Improve Engagement And Accountability In Your Organization

Engagement and accountability are critical elements for growth, productivity and profitability in any organization. But in this fast-paced twenty-first century age of disruption, improving engagement and accountability seems more challenging than ever before.<p>According to the 2017 KPMG Global CEO …

Employee Engagement

7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

Leadership

Rafael Calvillo on LinkedIn: “El alma emprendedora no tiene…

El alma emprendedora no tiene miedo al fracaso, si no llega a su objetivo en el primer intento, lo intenta una y otra vez. Ser persistente, aprender …

Want to Deliver Unforgettable Presentations? Use the 30-Second Rule

The secret to making a great presentation is winning over your audience in the first 30 seconds (and keeping their interest through the last 30 seconds).<p>No matter who's in your audience, or where and when you deliver it, the secret to making a great presentation is capturing your audience's …

Con estos pequeños trucos lograrás los mejores resultados en tus búsquedas de Google

¿Estás usando Google de la manera más efectiva posible? Si lo único que haces es añadir palabras en el campo de búsquedas sin utilizar estos trucos …

How I Processed a Backlog of 1,061 Emails to Reclaim My Inbox

Stay on top of your inbox -- without devoting your whole day to email -- with these tips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few weeks ago on a Monday morning, I opened my inbox with a tense tightening in my stomach. My inbox a few weeks prior was around 20 emails. This …

Productivity

Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Time Management

Know your worth: How to negotiate compensation at a startup

Have you ever felt you were worth more than you were being paid?<p>I hear you. And, I want you to know that you may never quite feel compensated for …

The Single Most Compelling Reason to Buy Marijuana Stocks Right Now

There's really just one reason to buy marijuana stocks, but it's a big one.<p>There are plenty of reasons you shouldn't buy marijuana stocks.<p>Many of …

Breathe new life into your ‘obsolete’ smartphone, use it as a smart home gadget

<i>Update: Added Cloud Baby Monitor and Presence.</i><p>Just because your old smartphone is a couple of generations old doesn’t mean it can’t be put to good …

If You're Brutally Honest, You're Probably a Jerk

Being brutally honest makes you a jerk. Nobody likes jerks.<p>Brutal honesty.<p>It's nothing more than corporate bullying. That's my observation and experience anyway.<p>But where did the term and practice come from?<p>A Tale of Brutal Honesty<p>In my mind I've imagined that once upon a time, some bristly CEO …

Leadership

Mapping your organization with the Google Cloud Platform resource hierarchy

By Marco Cavalli, Product Manager<br>As your cloud footprint grows, it becomes harder to answer questions like<br>"How do I best organize my resources?" "How …

Been Let Down Again? 5 Keys To Creating A Culture Of Accountability

It’s an old rule of life that we teach people how to treat us. Yet how often have you held back from calling someone out for failing to follow through on what they said they would do because, well, it was just less awkward to do it yourself. At least in the short term.<p>But here’s the deal: when you …

Self-help

30 Unconventional Questions That Even the Best Hiring Managers Aren't Asking

To truly unearth job candidate's character, aspirations, and cultural fit look beyond conventional interview questions.<p>When we discuss entrepreneurial success, we talk about the power of failure, the impact of smart time-management, and the importance of networking. But none of this matters if you …

Employment

12 tips for your best resume ever

Writing a resume is, let’s face it, not always seen as fun: hours mulling every year of your career, searching for the right words, worrying about …

12 Apps That’ll Help You Organize *Everything*

With the new year already underway, now is a great time to start getting organized. Even though we love planning out our lives in our paper planner, we also need some organization hacks on-the-go… both for our digital lives and our real lives. That’s why we’re super excited to share our top apps …

10 Startups Leveraging Blockchain Technology in India

The concept of blockchain technology was formulated in 2008. However it is safe to say that it remained as an area of interest only for virtual …

The Opportunities and Pitfalls for the Legalized Marijuana Industry

More than 20% of Americans waking up the morning after Election Day did so in a state that has legalized recreational cannabis.<p>At least six states …

How to make a to-do list that actually helps you get everything done

A lot of people start their workday by making a to-do list. Depending on how realistic you are, there are probably anywhere from three to 15 items on your list. If it’s three, you probably end your workday feeling accomplished and energized. If you try to complete 15, you probably wrap up your day …

Time Management

How to Test Drive Your Business Idea Before Quitting Your Job

<i>Author’s Note: This post was inspired by lean methodology books like Lean Startup, Running Lean, 4 Steps to the Epiphany, and Lean Analytics. …

Planning For Success: Create Your Business Plan and Let the Dream Come True - OLBlog

You’re about to take that great idea that will make you a millionaire, but… You must have a successful business plan to good start. You already have …

10 Tips For Writing An Effective Business Plan For Its Startup - OLBlog

<b>Writing a Business Plan</b> (BP or business plan) can seem daunting if you’ve never done before. Writing a business plan can help you determine if your …

5 ejercicios fáciles y rápidos para decirle adiós a la PAPADA

Con el paso del tiempo, la piel pierde colágeno y elasticidad, haciendo que el cuello y la barbilla se hunda y se forme la denominada papada. Se …

Avoid Overthinking Decisions With These 7 Easy Tips

Indecision is unproductive--follow these steps to more easily decide a course of action.<p>Sure, you know it doesn't make sense to spend an hour deciding which sandwich to eat for lunch.<p>Or a week deciding whether to accept a job offer. Or a year deciding whether to marry your partner.<p><i>Enough</i>, you might …

La 'reinvención' de la rueda

En Holanda dan una segunda vida al humo de quemar neumáticos<p>Ruedas para acabar con los cementerios de neumáticos<p>En Nederweert, a tiro de piedra de …

Con esta receta descubrirás que hacer cerveza casera es mucho más simple de lo que creías

<i>Así es como se hace la cerveza casera ¡Fascinante!</i><p>Si eres una apasionada de la cerveza, quizás alguna vez te hayas preguntado cómo se hace ese mágico …