Jorge Velazquez

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5 Attributes to Look for in High-Performing Employees

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With so much attention paid to innovations and disruptive business models in the venture capital and startup world, it can be easy to overlook the vital importance of great people.<p>I keep a quote from legendary venture capitalist Arthur …

Leadership

How Students Learn by Explaining Their Thinking

<i>If you want to master something, teach it.</i>Or so the saying goes. But is the platitude based in fact? Can students really learn better by explaining? …

8 Vicious Lies Negative People Tell You | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I’ve personally dealt with a lot of negative people since the birth of my blog. But alas, the folly was mine and I have no one to blame. I believed …

How to Bounce Back When Life Gets You Down (And Become a Better Person in the Process) | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Bad experiences are a part of life that we all have to deal with. No one is immune. We all have to deal with pain, disappointment and loss. We all …

Infographic: The Literal Meaning Of Every State Name In The U.S.

Washington translates to “Marsh Farm Land, Missouri to “Land of the People with Dugout Canoes.” What does your state or city name mean? You may not want to know.<p>The New Navel of the Moon. It’s so poetic, isn’t it? (And sure, maybe a bit anatomically confusing.) That’s the real meaning behind the …

Stylish Urban Bike Gear

1 of 9<p>Showers Pass Woman’s Portland Jacket<p>This pretty-plaid waterproof jacket has a reflective drop-down rear panel (three snaps keep it up when not in use) and reflective-piping accents. A left-side chest pocket has a hidden audio port, and side gussets let you customize fit.<p><b>Price:</b> $200 <b><br>Info:</b> …