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A Checklist for More Persuasive Presentations

We all know the basics of good presentation skills: don’t read from a script; don’t overwhelm your audience with verbose slides; and the like. But for a particular kind of high-stakes presentation — one in which you’re trying to get buy-in from key decision-makers — those basics aren’t enough.<p>To …

Public Speaking

¿Te imaginas comprar y vender acciones de tu emisora favorita desde la oficina, de camino a casa e incluso, con sólo echar un vistazo a tu reloj …

Invierte como corredor de Bolsa experimentado

Incluso es posible comprar acciones desde internet, destaca experto<p>Para invertir en Bolsa no necesitas ser rico ni comprometer cantidades …

Lo que debemos entender sobre los fondos de inversión

A pesar de ser un instrumento conocido, muchas personas no saben cómo iniciar el proceso de inversión ni los beneficios de invertir en fondos de …

5 pasos para elegir un fondo de inversión

Poner tu dinero en un fondo de inversión requiere de una investigación previa, conocer tu perfil y cómo medir los resultados. Aquí todo lo que debes saber.<p><b>22-01-2014, 3:45:58 PM</b><p>Uno de los instrumentos de inversión más accesibles para las<br>personas físicas son los <b>fondos de<br>inversión</b>. También se llaman</b> …

Fondos de inversión México

<b>Vanguard</b> es una de las gestoras de ETF´s más importantes, tienen una oficina en México y sus productos cotizan en la Bolsa Mexicana de Valores y …

How to Build a Strong Relationship with a New Boss

Your boss has decided to move on, and someone else is taking his place. How should you establish a positive, productive working relationship with your new manager? How do you get to know them without seeming like a kiss-up? And what’s your role in getting them up to speed on the job?<p><b>What the</b> …

Leadership

The Best Leaders Are Insatiable Learners

Nearly a quarter century ago, at a gathering in Phoenix, Arizona, John W. Gardner delivered a speech that may be one of the most quietly influential speeches in the history of American business — a text that has been photocopied, passed along, underlined, and linked to by senior executives in some …

22 Free Creative Resume template

<b>Creative resume template</b> is a greater solution to signify professional talents, education and qualification we have. Resume is very important for s …

43 Resume Tips That Will Help You Get Hired

When you haven’t updated your resume in a while, it can be hard to know where to start. What experiences and accomplishments should you include for …

Good Presentations Need to Make People Uncomfortable

It’s no secret that our digital communication tools are overwhelming us. A Deloitte study found that U.S. workers (in aggregate) look at their phones almost 8 billion times a day, and research shows that U.S. productivity has waned since the introduction of the smartphone. But the world of business …

Inspiration

7 science-backed skills that will make you better at your job

Even in jobs we like, we all know that there can be moments of drama, stress and disappointment. On top of that, many of us face increasing …

10 habits of utterly authentic people

Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To …

Building Emotional Agility

<b>Susan David,</b> author of <i>Emotional Agility</i> and psychologist at Harvard Medical School, on learning to unhook from strong feelings.<p>Download this podcast<p>SARAH GREEN CARMICHAEL: Welcome to The HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green Carmichael. I’m here today with Susan David, Harvard …

Leadership

Everyone’s Network Should Provide Two Things

When I interviewed people for a university research project 23 years ago about networking, many people weren’t familiar with the term. I explained it as “multiperson mentoring.” Evoking the millennia-old concept of mentors and protégés, that description made it clear to everyone that networks …

Psychosocial

11 Tips to Help You Become a Morning Person

Here are some of the best strategies to have a productive, early start to your day.<p>For the most part, the business world is set up to accommodate early birds.<p>One study found that workers who got into the office earlier were judged more favorably by their bosses than workers who got a later start --</i> …

Oprah Winfrey

How the Best CEOs Get the Important Work Done

If you’re a chief executive officer, your job is to execute. It’s written right into your title. But what does it mean, in terms of daily tasks, to be the company’s top “executer?” After all, CEOs don’t actually build factories or sell products.<p>It’s tempting, therefore, to view the CEO as primarily …

Leadership

How I Built a $2 Billion Company by Thinking Small

There’s a big advantage in starting small. Polycom’s biggest early breakthrough, for instance, came about as the result of a 95-cent book I purchased from RadioShack in 1991. That pamphlet taught my cofounder and me about a nerdy topic known as “acoustic suspension,” a concept that showed us the …

Demonstration

Learn to Love Networking

Rami Niemi<p>“I hate networking.” We hear this all the time from executives, other professionals, and MBA students. They tell us that networking makes them feel uncomfortable and phony—even dirty. Although some people have a natural passion for it—namely, the extroverts who love and thrive on social …

Leadership

How to Maintain Your Professional Network Over the Years

Everyone knows it’s important to build a network. But once you’ve made a connection with someone, how do you maintain it over the long haul so that you can call the person when you need help (e.g., a job reference or a professional favor)? How frequently should you be in touch with your contacts? …

Employment

How I run a blog, started a business and work a full time job all at once

I’m going to be talking about productivity today.<p>I’m going to cover:<p>My work flow and how I manage tasks<br>• My daily routine<br>• Apps and tools I use<br>• The way I …

SXSW PanelPicker

SXSW

How to Master the Art of To-Do Lists by Understanding Why They Fail

Instead of worrying about what’s left to do and busying yourself with more and more tasks, spend your time wisely on what’s important, with the …

Time Management

A Better Way to Manage Your To-Do List

When my wife Eleanor was a little girl, maybe nine or ten years old, she needed new shoes. So she told her mother and they agreed to go shoe shopping the following Saturday morning. But when Saturday rolled around, Eleanor’s mother was too busy and realized she wasn’t going to be able to fit in the …

To-Do Lists Don’t Work

Stop making to-do lists. They’re simply setting you up for failure and frustration. Consider the to-do lists you’re currently managing: how many items have been languishing since Michelle Bachman was leading the field for the Republican nomination? How often do you scan your list just so that you …

31 Call-to-Action Examples You Can't Help But Click

Information Architecture 101: Techniques and Best Practices

Information architecture (IA) is an often-overlooked area of website design. Too often, as designers, we just let the CMS we’re using dictate how …

UX Design

Designing A Winning Navigation Menu: Ideas and Inspirations

The navigation menu on a website is like a road sign on a street or a level directory in a shopping mall. <b>You cannot reach your destination without</b> …