Nesrine Laftes

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How to Be Assertive (Without Losing Yourself)

Conventional wisdom says that assertive people get ahead. They tell people what they think, request the resources they need, ask for raises, and don’t take no for an answer. So what are non-assertive people supposed to do if their company’s culture rewards these actions? If you’re shy or reserved, …

How to Improve Your Decision-Making Skills

We are faced with the need to make decisions every day. Should we bring product A or B to market? Which marketing strategy should we use? Of the choices that we have available, who is the best person to hire or who would make the best partner? In each case, we try to rely on as many facts as we can …

How China’s Growth Imposes Costs on the Rest of the World

It has long been assumed that China’s economic growth creates upward pressure on the price of oil, but to what extent? A team led by John Beirne of the European Central Bank estimates that the impact was about <b>1%</b> of the global oil price in 2011 and will rise to <b>3% to 4%</b> by 2030. If China’s economy …

The Problem with Being Too Nice

Leaders are placed under a tremendous amount of pressure to be relatable, human and … nice. Many yield to this instinct, because it feels much easier to be liked. Few people want to be the bad guy. But leaders are also expected to make the tough decisions that serve the company or the team’s best …

How to Work with Someone You Hate

Working with someone you hate can be distracting and draining. Pompous jerk, annoying nudge, or incessant complainer, an insufferable colleague can negatively affect your attitude and performance. Instead of focusing on the work you have to do together, you may end up wasting time and energy trying …

REPÉRÉE – Une Américaine agressée dans un bar parce qu’elle portait des Google Glass

La scène se passe à San Francisco, dans un bar, vendredi en début d’après-midi. Une jeune Américaine raconte sur sa page Facebook avoir été agressée …

We come from the future.

We come from the future.

Marketing d’influence : comment contacter les « influenceurs » et interagir avec eux

<i>Les influenceurs peuvent se révéler efficace pour le lancement d’un produit…</i><p>Augure, spécialisée dans l’édition de solutions <i>cloud</i> pour les …

We come from the future.

We come from the future.