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When Hiring Executives, Top Recruiters Look For These Important Traits

When recruiting at the executive level, the stakes are high. After all, executive positions are leadership roles by default and it is important to get it right. But what are the most important traits to look for in a high-level leader?<p>We asked members of the Forbes Human Resources Council for the …

Leadership

El Gobierno de Rajoy autorizó sobrecostes de obra pública por 600 millones de euros desde diciembre de 2014

Una carretera para ahorrarse unos 15 minutos de trayecto. Así es como Ana Pastor, entonces ministra de Fomento, vendió la inauguración en 2015 del …

Nación Rotonda: el ladrillazo español en fotos

España documentada antes y después de la burbuja inmobiliaria.<p>La especulación inmobiliaria ha sido probablemente, después de oro de América, lo que más ha ayudado a levantar la economía española. Pero al igual que las grandes riquezas americanas, la época de bonanza puede verse desde la distancia …

“Si tanto te gustan los inmigrantes, acógelos en tu casa”: cómo responder a comentarios racistas sobre migración

Menú<p>Estamos aquí por ti:<p>Contacto eldiario.es responde FAQs<p>DESALAMBRE<p>Apúntate al boletín<p>DIRECTO <b>Presentación de la revista de eldiario.es: Mujeres que</b> …

7 ejercicios técnicos para ganar seguridad sobre la bicicleta

{wbamp-meta name="image" url="images/stories/triconsejos_08/peloton-ciclista-tecnica-ciclismo.JPG" width="300" height="150"}Para que ganes destreza y …

Siete claves para desmontar discursos racistas contra los refugiados

Siete claves para desmontar discursos de racismo contra las personas refugiadas<p>21 marzo, 2018<p>Compartir en:<p>A menudo las personas refugiadas son …

El método para leer tres veces más rápido, inventado por un profesor de Princeton

¿Cómo crees que podría cambiar tu vida si tu velocidad lectora aumentara en un 300%? Desde las tediosas facturas hasta el ladrillo que llevas leyendo …

The 5 most epic, unique ways to see the Northern Lights

The aurora borealis, or northern lights as they’re commonly known, are a beacon for many global travelers. They are visible from more than ten …

Northern Lights

Home Improvements in Portugal: The Sublime Artistry of ‘Azul’

Reading Time: 9 minutes(Picture by Logan Giannini)They say not to bury your lead, so let’s start by saying this: <i>Azul</i> is good. Really, really good. It …

7 CEOs share the books that transformed their lives

Reading requires focus. It requires time. And, let's be real, it requires a lot of discipline — because at the end of the day, you're probably more likely to reach for your phone than your Kindle.<p>Of course, you know that you should be reading more (and binging less). After all, it's what so many …

CEOs

If You Read These 9 Books on Leadership, You Probably Don't Need a Mentor

While no aspiring leader's bookshelf is complete without a copy of Sheryl Sandberg's <i>Lean In</i>, there are literally hundreds of other books on the topic …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership

How This 23-Year-Old College Drop Out Built A $41M Company

One of the quickest ways to accelerate your success is to learn from those who have already accomplished what you’re working towards.<p>Top performers around the world know that just <i>how</i> successful you can be depends on how successful your coach is. That’s why CEOs pay Tony Robbins $1 million a year …

New Balance

Ocho pistas secretas en Roma

De la puerta de los alquimistas a un palacio pintado por Caravaggio, ruta por las maravillas ocultas de la capital italiana<p>El sueño de los viajeros …

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list<br>• The 100 best novels written in …

Books

15 Insane Things That Correlate With Each Other

Now a ridiculous book!<p>Spurious charts<br>• Fascinating factoids<br>• Commentary in the footnotes<p>Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indie Bound<p>Data sources: U.S. Office of …

National Science Foundation

The Leadership Model Used By Steve Jobs, Henry Ford And Thomas Edison

If you’re an individual contributor who also manages the work of other employees, you’re what is called a Player-Coach. It’s a very different kind of leadership model than what usually gets talked about, although ironically, Player-Coach is one of the most commonly employed leadership …

Henry Ford

Deje de contar ovejas. Esto es lo que debe hacer si las preocupaciones no le dejan dormir

La alimentación y el deporte pueden ser clave<p>Vuelta para aquí. Vuelta para allá. Vuelta a la almohada, que está ya caliente. Y codazo a la pareja, …

El Albondiguilla y más de 400 funcionarios deberán devolver años de sueldos ilegales

Toca pagar. El Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Madrid (TSJM) <b>acaba de ratificar la sentencia</b> que ya dictó en enero de 2013 anulando un acuerdo del …

The Power Of Books To Propel Your Career In 2018

The most common New Year’s resolution is to “exercise more.” That’s followed by the second most common resolution—to lose weight. Reading more books doesn’t crack the top 10. But for leaders, maybe it should top the list.<p>After reading more than 75 nonfiction books in 2017, many written by CEOs, I …

Self-improvement

The 20 destinations you must visit in 2018

Our experts reveal their top 20 picks for the year ahead, from the beaches of Turkey to the rainforests of Nicaragua.<p>1. Turkey's Turquiose Coast<p>Sunshine-soaked and with a glittering blue seaboard, Turkey’s glorious “turquoise” coast wouldn’t normally rank as a newly rising star. The 300-mile loop …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

100 comentarios machistas que las mujeres escuchan desde niñas en un corto de 5 minutos

El instituto Diego Siloé de Albacete organiza un concurso de cortos entre sus alumnos. Alicia Ródenas, de 17 años, se ha presentado con un vídeo en …

González pagaba 3.000 € al mes a Manos Limpias para "arreglar lo del ático"

El expresidente de la Comunidad de Madrid <b>Ignacio González pagó 3.000 euros al mes a Manos Limpias</b> durante un tiempo para mejorar sus posibilidades en …

Ten Job Search Mistakes That Make You Look Sloppy

Dear Liz,<p>I had an initial interview for an interesting job opportunity two weeks ago.<p>The day after that interview, the company recruiter called me to invite me to a second interview. She said “You made a great impression yesterday.”<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>The recruiter sent me an email confirmation of my …

Tsunami drives species 'army' across Pacific to US coast

<b>Scientists have detected hundreds of Japanese marine species on US coasts, swept across the Pacific by the deadly 2011 tsunami.</b><p>Mussels, starfish and dozens of other creatures great and small travelled across the waters, often on pieces of plastic debris.<p>Researchers were surprised that so many …

5 Ways to Help Employees Keep Up with Digital Transformation

The consumer packaged goods (CPG) landscape is in the midst of a significant shake-up. Coca-Cola recently reshuffled its leadership team to focus on growth, innovation, and digital. Unilever has acquired Dollar Shave Club, a young startup, for $1 billion in a move to introduce a new model of …

Innovation

Guerra científica contra los gatos

La erradicación de felinos en 83 islas del mundo ha beneficiado a cientos de especies<p>El 25 de abril de 2006, hace casi una década, un gato callejero …

Así es la vida (y así son las casas) de los que optan por vivir sin plástico

Las mujeres lideran toda una revolución en forma de blogs y consultorios en la red para tratar de reducir el impacto ecológico a cero.<p>Una ballena …