Jorge André

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10 New Truths Great Leaders Know That Most People Don't | Inc.com

Like any other field, leadership goes through trends and changes--and if you want to be successful, you need to stay on top of them. Old-school leadership is just that, and what we do today is very different. To understand leadership, you need to be able to separate historic thought from current …

Leadership

From the Top Down: 4 Ways Leaders Can Shape a Positive Company Culture

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most leaders desire the idyllic business culture -- one marked by happy, productive and fulfilled employees. You can hire the right people, pay a great salary and add attractive benefits and a dynamic office environment, but if your …

Is Your Company Encouraging Employees to Share What They Know?

Many of the things we need to know to be successful – to innovate, collaborate, solve problems, and identify new opportunities – aren’t learned simply through schooling, training, or personal experience. Especially for today’s knowledge-based work, much of what we need to know we learn from others’ …

Are You Sure You Want to Be a Manager?

Renowned restaurateur Danny Meyer likes to tell newly promoted supervisors that they have just been given the “gift of fire.” As a boss they now have a new and potent power, but Meyer wants to ensure they understand the appropriate — and inappropriate — uses of this gift. Fire, Meyer explains, can …

CPI da Petrobras aprova relatório que isenta políticos investigados

Texto sugere indiciamento de ex-diretores da estatal e ex-tesoureiro do PT. Relatório final foi aprovado por 17 votos a 9, com uma abstenção.

Desemprego tem a maior taxa para setembro desde 2009, diz IBGE

Em setembro, taxa ficou estável em 7,6%, a mesma de agosto. População desocupada cresceu 56,6% em relação a de setembro de 2014.

The First Step to Being Powerful

“I am such a big failure. I can’t believe that I’ve made this mistake and it’s cost me months and months of time. I might never recover…What an idiot to not see that one coming.” On and on, he went. In distress, my colleague was clearly suffering because of a recent fiasco.<p>Seeking counsel, he had …

How Making Time for Books Made Me Feel Less Busy

Six months ago, I found myself drowning in a flood of easy information. The internet—and all the lovely things on it, things like Wikipedia, Twitter, podcasts, the New Yorker, email, TED Talks, Facebook, Youtube, Buzzfeed occasionally, and yes, even the Harvard Business Review—provide unlimited …

How to Really Motivate Salespeople

Before I became a business school professor, I worked as a management consultant. One engagement in particular had a profound influence on my career. The project involved working with the Asia-based sales force of a global consumer products company. This company practiced “route sales,” which meant …

To Become a Leader, Think Beyond Your Role

The world is full of people with opinions. Television, radio, and other media are brimming over with commentators making suggestions and offering seemingly authoritative advice to government officials and corporate executives about what they ought to do. At dinners and cocktail parties — and around …

EXAME

São Paulo – Taylor Swift pediu e a <b>Apple</b> obedeceu. A empresa da Califórnia decidiu pagar gravadoras e artistas pelo direito de transmitir suas <b>músicas</b> …

Why Some of Us Dread Going on Vacation

There is a paradox around vacations. We all know that it is important to get away from the office periodically. Time away from work gives you a chance to relax, to reduce stress, renew your ties with your family, and to get away from problems you have struggled with so that you can think about them …

4 Ways to Build a Productive Sales Culture

All businesses face opportunity costs. In the case of a sales organization, money, time, and effort allocated to accounts A and B are resources not available for accounts C, D, and so on. That reality drives the distinction between effectiveness (optimization by doing the right things) and …

High-Tech Tools Won’t Automatically Improve Your Operations

Advanced tools for creating and testing new products and the operations that will make them are all around us. They are not only changing the economics of innovation and operations, they are also pushing the frontier of what’s possible.<p>Airplanes and cars are designed, modeled, and simulated on …

Beyond Automation

After hearing of a recent Oxford University study on advancing automation and its potential to displace workers, Yuh-Mei Hutt, of Tallahassee, Florida, wrote, “The idea that half of today’s jobs may vanish has changed my view of my children’s future.” Hutt was reacting not only as a mother; she …

This pizza box doubles as a movie projector

Movie-and-pizza night usually means having to retreat to the TV in the living room, but not if you live in Hong Kong. Ad firm Ogilvy & Mather HK has built the Pizza Hut Blockbuster Box, a pizza box that turns into a projector at the drop of a hat. All you do is pluck a lens out of the protective …

O capitalismo de Estado 'à brasileira' fracassou?

<b>Alguns especialistas defendem que, assim como o Brasil criou seu próprio 'estilo' no futebol, desde o início dos anos 2000 tentou forjar um modelo de capitalismo próprio, que até poucos anos atrás parecia ser bem-sucedido.</b><p>O sistema econômico capitalista "à brasileira" teria o Estado como forte …

Quem te irrita, te domina

🔖 [PRÉ-VENDA COM DESCONTO]<p>Por que as pessoas que nos irritam têm tanto poder sobre nós?<p>Você tem aquelas pessoas que mais lhe tiram do sério, seja um …

Em 24 h, quadrilha é suspeita de duas explosões em caixas eletrônicos em SC

Eles explodiram três caixas eletrônicos entre quinta (30) e sexta (1). Pelo menos seis homens participaram das duas ações e estão foragidos

The Art of Keeping Things Simple

Entrepreneurs face hundreds of decisions when they start a company, and there’s often a temptation to optimize each one of them—sometimes by breaking …

Intellectual Property

Three ways to build the network that will change your future

You hang up the phone with a friend. You open an email from a colleague. You text someone you're meeting later. How do you feel after those interactions? If you're not gaining energy, enthusiasm and opportunity from most of the conversations you have, ask yourself this: Are you hanging out with the …

Three Scenarios For The Future Of Work

Recently PwC released a 30 page report called “The Future of Work – A Journey to 2022” which is actually quite fascinating. In fact, I did a podcast with Toni Cusumano who actually helped create the report. While the whole thing is worth a read I think the most interesting and important aspect of …

The Workplace

As Vertical Marketplaces Rise, Craigslist Faces Its Demise

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jeremy Levine is a partner at Bessemer Ventures Partners and serves on the boards of MindBody, Pinterest, Raise, Shopify, Wikia and Yelp. Rafi Syed co-authored this article as an associate at Bessemer Venture Partners, working closely with Jeremy Levine. He is now COO at Maven, a</i> …

Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the May 2015 Issue

Enjoy these cartoons from the May issue of HBR, and test your management wit in the HBR Caption Contest. If we choose your caption as the winner, you will be featured in an upcoming magazine issue and win a free Harvard Business Review Press book.<p>“You mean it’s nothing but webinars?”<p><i>Kaamran …

What African Start-Ups Need to Do to Hire and Keep Great Talent

In Africa’s technology start-up scene, one of the most difficult challenges is attracting and retaining talent. The tools used by Silicon Valley, London, and Paris to hire top talent — namely stock options — seldom work in Africa. With limited exit opportunities via initial public offers (IPOs) and …

Como a Volta do Vinil Está Jogando os Artistas e Gravadoras Independentes pra Escanteio

Claramente, o vinil está prosperando a despeito da era do streaming digital gratuito, mas os lançamentos independentes estão recebendo uma prioridade menor na hora da prensagem.<p><i>Ilustração por</i> Joe Frontirre<p>A Universal Music Group <b>está para lançar</b> em vinil uma edição comemorativa dos 20 anos da trilha …