INNOVACIÓN & LIDERAZGO

By Juan Vicente García Manjón | www.jvmanjon.com

The Best Leaders Are Great Teachers

Cristina Daura<p>Kundapur Vaman Kamath was a teacher. But he didn’t work at a school or stand in front of a class. Instead, he delivered his lessons at the office—to the employees who served under him during his four decades as a senior executive at, and then CEO of, India’s ICICI Bank. Whether he was …

Leadership

What to Do When You Don’t Feel Valued at Work

It’s no fun to toil away at a job where your efforts go unnoticed. How can you highlight your achievements without bragging about your work? Who should you talk to about feeling underappreciated? And if the situation doesn’t change, how long should you stay?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b><br>“There’s nothing …

Levi Strauss

Coworking Is Not About Workspace — It’s About Feeling Less Lonely

Working remotely has many benefits: flexible hours, no commute, and autonomy and control over how you work, to name just a few.<p>But as any remote worker will tell you, there are also considerable challenges. According to a variety of studies, isolation and loneliness are among the biggest …

The Workplace

This Entrepreneur Shares the Leadership Trait That Helps Attract Talent

When it comes to building a company, there are certain traits entrepreneurs should possess to keep the business running and moving forward. When it comes to building a company, there are certain traits entrepreneurs should possess to keep the business running and moving forward. For Alex Chatham, …

Xiaomi lanza un bombín que convierte tu puerta en un dispositivo inteligente

Puedes elegir quien entra en casa desde el móvil<p>Semana muy activa la que está teniendo Xiaomi en cuanto a lanzamiento de nuevos productos, de hecho …

Amazon arrebata a Volkswagen la corona como empresa más innovadora del mundo

Ocho compañías españolas, entre ellas Telefónica, Amadeus e Iberdrola, entre las 1.000 que más invierten<p>Aumenta entre las grandes empresas la …

5 consejos para despedir a alguien usando la inteligencia emocional

El día a día de cualquier ejecutivo que se precie se compone de momentos buenos (como el éxito de un proyecto, los ascensos o la adquisición de un …

Los Uber de las bicis llegan a España: así competirán frente al modelo de bici públicas compartidas

Este año han desembarcado en España algunas de las empresas chinas más importantes que <b>han trasladado el modelo de Uber al mundo de las bicicletas</b> …

Diez ‘startups’ prometedoras que deberías conocer

Una piel artificial, una tinta ecológica, un gestor inteligente, un detector de microbios y tecnologías que prometen salvar vidas o potenciar la …

Kardia Band, la primera correa con lector de electrocardiograma para Apple Watch

El <b>Apple Watch está siendo toda una revolución al convertirse en toda una herramienta para monitorear nuestra salud</b>. El <i>wearable</i> de Apple ya va por su …

The 12 best business books of the year, according to Stanford Business School

A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might make good holiday gifts, too:

El secreto para crear un negocio que dure más de 100 años | Directivos de España

por el24 noviembre, 2017 en Actualidad, Formación, Motivación, Nueva gestión, Otros, Productividad, Protocolo<p>Martin Reeves es el director del BCG …

This Detroit Furniture Startup Wants To Dethrone Ikea

Floyd wants to furnish your house forever.<p>A few years ago, Kyle Hoff moved to an apartment in Chicago and decided to bring his Ikea Malm bed with him. He took extra care to remove every bolt and screw and package them for safekeeping so he could reassemble the bed when he arrived at his new place. …

Tesla’s New Semi And Roadster Dazzle. But Will They Deliver?

Elon Musk’s new vehicles look so sleek, they should come with a “Knight Rider” box set and a pair of leather pants.<p>After wowing SpaceX fans with his plan to replace long-distance airliners with rockets, Bond-villain-slash-prophet Elon Musk dazzled automobile enthusiasts last night by announcing two …

Not Meeting Your Goals? Try This 4-Step Process

To achieve the goals you set for yourself, you have to monitor your progress.<p>I think we’ve all been there. We have great intentions and big plans that we write down in our special notebook that we use for important things and then . . . something happens.<p>We get caught up in life. We forget where we …

Focus On The Job You Have, Not The One You Want

<i>Dress for the job you want, not the job you have</i> is the old adage for how young go-getters should approach cultivating an appropriate corporate aesthetic. Even as workplaces get increasingly casual–the person occupying the job you want may well be wearing a hoodie and cargo shorts these days–the …

Careers

Google will soon estimate how long you have to wait at that trendy restaurant

The hot thing to do in New York is wait in long lines for the hot thing to do. Trendy new spots spring up like Medusa’s hair, and people seem to love to coalesce at those places and wait in line. If, like me, you are allergic to long lines, Google will soon have a feature to potentially help you:</b> …

Waymo removes the driver from self-driving car tests in Arizona

Alphabet’s autonomous tech company, Waymo, is taking the next big step in its self-driving car tests: removing the driver. Over the next few months, the company’s fleet of autonomous cars in Phoenix will start driving without a person at the wheel in a confined geographic area. Those who …

Transportation

Xiaomi trae sus móviles a España tras arrasar en China

La marca china de móviles inicia su plan de expansión en Europa tras duplicar sus ventas de ‘smartphones’ en el último año<p>El fabricante chino Xiaomi …

Fuentes de inspiración para innovar

La innovación depende siempre de la existencia de nuevas ideas que alimenten el embudo de la innovación, de tal manera que estas se transformen en …

Estonia freezes resident ID cards due to security flaw

Estonia's residents use their mandatory national IDs to access pretty much anything, from online banking to online voting. So, it was a huge blow to the program when experts found a security flaw in the chip the ID used that makes it possible for bad players to impersonate and steal the identities …

Security

Cuando las empresas son más poderosas que los países

Los gigantes tecnológicos han transformado el poder corporativo, mientras ganan peso los mercados en ‘la sombra’ y nuevas formas de inversión. Son …

La historia de las demandas de patentes de Apple y Samsung

Desde hace una década, las tecnológicas han tenido batallas legales por la infracción de diversas patentes relacionadas con sus teléfonos y …

El día que los humanos empezaron a llorar a sus compañeros robots caídos en guerra

Octavia es un robot humanoide diseñado para combatir incendios en los buques de la Armada de EEUU. <b>Su rostro es capaz de producir una impresionante</b> …

Científicos logran identificar una sustancia química en el cerebro que suprime los malos pensamientos

¿Alguna vez has tenido un pensamiento negativo que no te puedes sacar de la cabeza? No eres el único. Esto le ocurre a personas saludables y también …

Today in Apple history: iPhone is crowned 2007’s ‘invention of the year’

<b>November 1, 2007:</b> Six months after it was first shown off by Steve Jobs, the iPhone becomes <i>Time</i> magazine’s “best invention of the year.”<p>The iPhone stands out from the rest of 2007’s gadget pack, which includes the Nikon Coolpix S51c digital camera, the Netgear SPH200W Wi-Fi Phone and the Samsung P2 …

iOS

Amazon has a section just for Kickstarter products on its site — here are 5 of the best ones

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>We all know Kickstarter is the place to go to find innovative, outside-the-box products. Unfortunately it's also a place to find a lot of …

Your Strategy Won’t Work If You Don’t Identify the New Capabilities You Need

While strategic plans identify what your organization should do differently, very few provide a roadmap for how to build the skills, knowledge, and processes needed to carry out and sustain the critical changes. But without building these capabilities, it’s very difficult to achieve the results you …

Management

Inside Italy’s Most Transgressive Design Movement

Half a century ago, Italian designers attempted social revolution through design.<p>In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the work emerging from Italian designers looked like visions of an acid trip: sofas shaped like voluptuous crimson lips, tactile carpets that mimic dry riverbeds, coat stands that …

Design