Tiago Ribeiro

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Why Nordstrom’s Digital Strategy Works (and Yours Probably Doesn’t)

In a recent MIT CISR poll, 42% of our respondents said they expected to gain competitive advantage from social, mobile, analytics, cloud, and internet of things (SMACIT) technologies.<p>But guess what? That’s not going to happen. The most notable characteristic of those technologies is their …

Customer Experience

How to Calm Your Nerves Before Making a Terrifying Speech

Speaking in front of other people—even a small group—can be nerve-wracking. You feel anxious, terrified that you'll make a fool of yourself. While …

How to Effectively Work for a Stressed-Out Boss

It's a vicious cycle: you can tell your boss is stressed, so you try to do more to make them happy. But the more and more you over deliver, the less …

Happiness

How To Speak Startup

Hang with startup kids long enough, and you’ll notice that they have their own language. <i>No, bro, it’s a SaaS play in the on-demand food space. Think of it as the Uber for gluten-free Whole Foods delivery, ok?</i> It never ends: <i>We’re actively raising, but really want to make sure that we hit</i> …

Prezi recebe aporte de US$ 57 milhões e supera 50 milhões de usuários

Fundos Spectrum Equity e Accel Partners fizeram investimento na plataforma de apresentações apostando em crescimento global<p>O <b>Prezi</b>, plataforma para …

The Harsh Reality Of The New Enterprise World

<i>“And we’ll never be royals (royals).</i> <i><br>It don’t run in our blood,</i> <i><br>That kind of luxe just ain’t for us.</i> <i><br>We crave a different kind of buzz.”</i><p>It’s getting harder in the B2B world. That’s the bottom line. A board member of mine recently told me a story about the “good old days” of enterprise software. He …

4 Things Astronauts Can Teach You About a Good Night’s Sleep

<b>Who knows about</b> <b>sleep</b><b>? Astronauts.</b><p>They have to. Their bodies are cut off from many of the normal external cues that remind us what time it is.<p>But …

Space Exploration

How to win every argument

<b>So you want to know how to win every argument?</b><p><b>Stop trying.</b><p>Not that passivity is the most effective strategy but if you're thinking about "winning" …

How to Solve Google's Crazy Open-Ended Interview Questions

One of the most important tools in critical thinking about numbers is to grant yourself permission to generate wrong answers to mathematical problems …

Remember “RAIN” When You Feel Overwhelmed

Sometimes in our daily lives stress starts getting the best of us and we need to pause. One way of creating a mindful moment and regaining focus is …

Mindfulness

How Poor Planning and Being Impulsive Can Lead to Big Wins In Life

<b>I’ve posted a ton of research about how conscientiousness may be the most important personality trait out there.</b><p>What’s conscientiousness? Having your …

Creativity

The 'Golden Circle' Is the Key to Inspiring Marketing

This post was inspired by Simon Sinek's now famous TED talk in which he discusses how great leaders inspire action. The video has garnered more than …

Lessons From the Samurai: The Secret to Always Being at Your Best

Reading a few books by samurai there was one thing I saw repeated again and again and again that surprised me.<p>It has nothing to do with swords, …

Mindfulness

Spurious Correlations finds the hidden, totally pointless connections between everything

Spurious Correlations is the virtual embodiment of a useful rhetorical cudgel: correlation does not equal causation. Sift through its data sets, and you'll find all sorts of statistics that can be mapped onto each other — margarine consumption and the divorce rate, crude oil imports and number of …

8 Apps to Turn Your Pipe Dreams Into Prototypes

Depending on who you listen to, ideas are either bulletproof, cheap, and powerful or like an unmentionable part of your body. Everyone has ideas. …

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes

In my new eBook, <i>365 Inspirational Quotes: Daily Motivation For Your Best Year Ever</i>, I share the quotations that have inspired me as I’ve launched my companies, written my books and raised my children. In the spirit of self motivation, here are my top 100 inspirational quotes.<p>1. Life is about making …

4 Innovation Strategies From Big Companies That Act Like Startups

Established companies have a reputation for being way too bureaucratic to be innovative. But taking a page from startup culture, some have figured out how to become agile and fast-moving despite their size, Soren Kaplan writes.<p>Stodgy. Slow. Bureaucratic. Big companies get a bad rap when it comes to …

Innovation

Here Are The Microeconomics Of Uber's Attempt To Revolutionize Taxi Markets

Taxi markets have long needed a shake-up. In theory, entry should be easy--all that is needed is a car and a driving license--with new drivers keeping cab fares close to costs. Yet in many cities, cabs are far from that competitive ideal. Decades of regulation conspire to keep entrants out. In New …