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1608, 2019

Why Hydrogen Could Improve the Value of Renewable Energy

agosto 16th, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Autor: Edmund Andrews Even though the costs of solar and wind power have been falling steadily, renewable electricity still has a basic problem. It’s not just that renewable systems can produce power only [...]

1508, 2019

El nuevo rol del CEO: comunicar y delegar en un entorno colaborativo

agosto 15th, 2019|

Fuente: Gestión Autor:Edson Eaerle Representantes de los sectores público y privado evalúan los retos que afrontan los líderes empresariales en temas como transformación digital, sostenibilidad, lucha anticorrupción, habilidades blandas, entre otros. El nuevo rol de [...]

1308, 2019

Closing the Gender Gap Is Good for Busines

agosto 13th, 2019|

Fuente: MIT Autores: Douglas A. Ready & Carol Cohen Supporting women will help companies compete in the innovation economy. “We are having real conversations now about getting more women into every level of our organizations [...]

708, 2019

What’s the State of Cybersecurity?

agosto 7th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Thomas Glocer Our digital economy depends on secure data; effective cybersecurity is critical to the functioning of governments, finance, infrastructure, business, and individuals. Thomas Glocer has been helping to fend off cyber [...]

3107, 2019

Innovation: How a Western Bankcard Grows Up in China

julio 31st, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia Autor: Sharon Kahn Julie Yang, senior vice president, Core Products of China Mastercard, loves her job. “Every day, people in China wake up and say ‘Why not?’” During a recent fireside chat sponsored [...]

2207, 2019

How Innovation Drives Economic Growth

julio 22nd, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Autor: Bill Snyder Three Stanford scholars explore how we measure innovation, how innovation drives productivity, and how productivity affects inequality. In 1500, China’s economy was the strongest in the world. But by the [...]

1707, 2019

How Do You Grow A Blue-Chip Brand?

julio 17th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Insight Autor: Clive Sirkin In 1898, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg was trying to duplicate “granula”—a proto-cereal so sturdy that it was most edible after being soaked overnight—when he stumbled on a process that [...]

907, 2019

When and Why Diversity Improves Your Board’s Performance

julio 9th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Stephanie J. Creary, Mary-Hunter ("Mae") McDonnell, Sakshi Ghai & Jared Scruggs On January 1, California law said that all locally headquartered publicly traded companies must have at least one female director by [...]

807, 2019

Getting Exchange Rates Right

julio 8th, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia Autores: Nikhil Patel & Shang-Jin Wei The real effective exchange rate (REER) may sound arcane to non-economists, but it is one of the most important international financial indices. The REER is a summary [...]

507, 2019

What’s the Potential of Disruptive Green Technology?

julio 5th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autores: Nancy Pfund, Daniel Gross, Stu Patterson, Rosermary Ripley Everyone is looking for the idea, product, or company that is really going to shake things up. For those willing to accept significant risk [...]

407, 2019

How to Turn Your Mistakes into an Advantage

julio 4th, 2019|

Fuente: Insights YALE Autor: Taly Reich “To make mistakes is human,” wrote the artist Elbert Hubbard in 1915, “but to profit by them is divine.” A century later, Yale SOM professor Taly Reich and two [...]

207, 2019

Use Digital Platforms to Cultivate Diversity

julio 2nd, 2019|

Fuente: MIT Sloan Autor: Gerald C. Kane When one thinks of a successful digital transformation, employee diversity doesn’t immediately come to mind as an essential component. Yet, to compete in an increasingly digital environment, a [...]

2806, 2019

Telehealth Is Improving Health Care in Rural Areas

junio 28th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Marc Harrison Rural communities, often amid stunning and isolated landscapes, are a defining feature of much of the United States. But those same landscapes can make it difficult for people to access [...]

2606, 2019

The Myths and Realities of Business Ecosystems

junio 26th, 2019|

Fuente: MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology Before determining an ecosystem strategy, organizations must first shift to a new perspective and way of thinking.   In annual reports, the term ecosystem occurs 13 times more [...]

2506, 2019

Will AI Reduce Gender Bias in Hiring?

junio 25th, 2019|

AI is disrupting every area of life, including how organizations find talent. Companies are generally aware of the ROI that comes from finding the right person for the right job. McKinsey estimated that, for highly [...]

2406, 2019

How to manage your money, according to the experts

junio 24th, 2019|

Fuente: Business Insider Personal finance is just that — personal. Very few people's expenses, spending habits, and money proclivities are alike. The good news is that regardless of your financial situation, the foundation for building [...]

1406, 2019

Can Algorithms Help Us Decide Who to Trust?

junio 14th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autores: David De CremerJack McGuireYorck HesselbarthKe Michael Mai The use of artificial intelligence (AI) and algorithms is increasing within organizations to manage business processes, hire employees, and automate routine organizational decision making. This [...]

1206, 2019

How Leverage Turns Market Corrections into Crashes

junio 12th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Kelly Shue In June 2015, the Chinese stock market, the second-largest in the world, hit an all-time high. Any market peak can mean that a correction is due, but few expected the [...]

1106, 2019

El programa que busca preparar a los líderes LGBTQ

junio 11th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Autor: Daniela Arce El liderazgo cada vez se adapta más a las nuevas realidades y a las tecnologías. Es cuestión de revisar cómo las empresas están cambiando sus jerarquías con la llegada [...]

506, 2019

Businesses Behaving Badly: The State of Corporate Scandal in 2019

junio 5th, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Should we believe the performance narratives top executives present? Whose responsibility is it to identify and correct corporate wrongdoing? Can repeat-offender businesses be successfully rehabilitated? These and other questions were part of a [...]

306, 2019

¿Qué son las NIIF y cómo afectan a las empresas?

junio 3rd, 2019|

Fuente: Gestión Los inversionistas y ejecutivos deciden el devenir de sus empresas, sobre la base de la información financiera. Esta es el resultado, muchas veces, de una actividad del departamento contable orientada a una eficiente [...]

3105, 2019

One Company’s Path to AI

mayo 31st, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia The story of Datamatics is the story of the rise of big data and artificial intelligence. The Mumbai-based information technology consulting firm began 40 years ago as a low-cost data processing company, but [...]

3005, 2019

The Focused Leader

mayo 30th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard A primary task of leadership is to direct attention. To do so, leaders must learn to focus their own attention. When we speak about being focused, we commonly mean thinking about one thing [...]

2405, 2019

Reasons to Be Upbeat about Clean Energy

mayo 24th, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia Autor: Stephen Kurczy News reports on climate change can look grim: carbon pollution is at an all-time high, global warming is happening faster than predicted, ocean warming is accelerating, sea ice is rapidly [...]

2305, 2019

Five Common Communication Mistakes (And How to Fix Them)

mayo 23rd, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Autor: Matt Abrahams We have all unnecessarily suffered through disengaging, ineffective presentations and meetings. But most of us make the same mistakes, again and again. By applying these straightforward fixes, we can make [...]

1705, 2019

Can AI Nudge Us to Make Better Choices?

mayo 17th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Bob Suh The behavioral revolution in economics was triggered by a simple, haunting question: what if people don’t act rationally? This same question now vexes the technology field. In the online world, [...]

1005, 2019

Your Company Needs a Strategy for Voice Technology

mayo 10th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Voice assistants, smart speakers, and all manner of voice-first technology have enjoyed remarkable growth and adoption. Voicebot.AI reports that the smart speaker install base within the U.S. grew 40% from 2018 to 2019, [...]

105, 2019

Los consumidores están hablando, ¿usted está escuchando?

mayo 1st, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Autor: Claudio Muruzábal Soy un viajero frecuente. Por mi trabajo, visito constantemente a clientes y trabajo con equipos en toda América Latina. Sin embargo, ¿cuánto saben las aerolíneas con las que viajo [...]

2604, 2019

Getting Banks to Latch onto Blockchain

abril 26th, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Autor: Martin J. Smith Most databases of financial records are maintained by centralized institutions, which makes them vulnerable to hacking or natural disasters. It also makes them inefficient. Bank of America, for example, [...]

2504, 2019

Your Workforce Is More Adaptable Than You Think

abril 25th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Many managers have little faith in their employees’ ability to survive the twists and turns of a rapidly evolving economy. “The majority of people in disappearing jobs do not realize what is coming,” [...]

2304, 2019

Big Issues: The Foundations of Public Health

abril 23rd, 2019|

Fuente: Yale We’re trying to reach a consensus on a common definition of global health. Some of you have already contributed aspects of this: study, research. You guys talked about how to use data. Why [...]

1904, 2019

Our Misplaced Fear of Job-Stealing Robots

abril 19th, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Some good news: The robots aren’t coming for your job. Experts say fears that rapid advances in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation will leave all of us unemployed are vastly overstated. But [...]

1704, 2019

Cuál es el equipo que una startup debe tener

abril 17th, 2019|

Fuente: América Eeconomía Las fortalezas están en nuestras diferencias, no en nuestras similitudes”, señala el conferencista y escritor estadounidense Stephen Covey. Esto es una premisa bajo la cual toda startup debería desarrollarse. ¿Cómo saber si [...]

1604, 2019

Big Issues: The Foundations of Public Health

abril 16th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Elijah Paintsil We’re trying to reach a consensus on a common definition of global health. Some of you have already contributed aspects of this: study, research. You guys talked about how to [...]

1204, 2019

Beyond GDP

abril 12th, 2019|

Fuente: Coumbia Autor: Joseph E. Stiglitz Just under ten years ago, the International Commission on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress issued its report, Mismeasuring Our Lives: Why GDP Doesn’t Add Up. The [...]

1104, 2019

Why AI Underperforms and What Companies Can Do About It

abril 11th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Mihnea Moldoveanu Why is the gap between companies’ AI ambition and their actual adoption so large? The answer is not primarily technical. It is organizational and cultural. A massive skills and language [...]

504, 2019

¿Tu empresa está lista para la inteligencia artificial?

abril 5th, 2019|

Fuente: América Eeconomía Autor: Jack ZengerJoseph Folkman El 2018 tuvo un potente auge en el desarrollo e impulso de la tecnología conversacional en el mercado hispanohablante. Según Gartner, los chatbots y asistentes virtuales formarán parte [...]

304, 2019

Perú busca control para fusión de grandes corporaciones

abril 3rd, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Autor: Xinhua El ministro de Economía y Finanzas, Carlos Oliva, dijo que la nueva norma propone un mecanismo legal para controlar todas las negociaciones para alcanzar fusiones, con un procedimiento ágil, transparente [...]

204, 2019

Un Tipo de Prejuicio Diferente en el Financiamiento

abril 2nd, 2019|

Fuente: Stanford Autor: Beth Jensen En la lucha por obtener financiamiento y crédito para sus compañías, los dueños latinos de negocios enfrentan los mismos desafíos asombrosos que enfrentan todos los empresarios. Y aun más. La [...]

104, 2019

Study Explores What Investors Are Really Thinking

abril 1st, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Roberta Kwok Economists have developed many theories to explain how people determine the fraction of their money to invest in stocks. But disentangling which theories are correct has been difficult. “It is [...]

2903, 2019

The Future of Leadership Development

marzo 29th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard The need for leadership development has never been more urgent. Companies of all sorts realize that to survive in today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous environment, they need leadership skills and organizational capabilities [...]

2803, 2019

Cambios del entorno empresarial, ¿cómo adaptarse?

marzo 28th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Autor: Maite Moreno Nuestro mundo se vuelve cada vez más volátil, complejo y ambiguo, los cambios se aceleran y aumenta la incertidumbre. Adaptarse no siempre es fácil, pero es la única oportunidad [...]

2603, 2019

5 gastos innecesarios al crear tu propia empresa

marzo 26th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Al iniciar una empresa se tienen a veces gastos innecesarios, y esto puede ser debido a la falta de experiencia y al mal manejo de las emociones que podría llevarlo al fracaso [...]

2503, 2019

Las esquinas del éxito estratégico en los negocios

marzo 25th, 2019|

Fuente: América Eeconomía Entre sus cientos de experiencias como estratega de negocios, el profesor Esteban Brenes recuerda la vez en que un consejo directivo se levantó a aplaudir de manera espontánea después de ver que [...]

2203, 2019

How to Get People to Pay Attention During Corporate Trainings

marzo 22nd, 2019|

Fuente: harvard Autor: Jacqueline Carter Companies in the U.S. spend over $160 billion on training and development, according to the Association for Talent Development. This includes investment in courses, facilities, systems, and tools. But precious [...]

2003, 2019

How Do You Plan for Explosive Technological Change?

marzo 20th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Ben Mattison In 1965, Intel CEO Gordon Moore wrote an article predicting that the number of components that could be “crammed” into an integrated circuit would double each year for the following [...]

1903, 2019

marzo 19th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Como mujeres, parece que todavía tenemos problemas para comunicarnos en el campo laboral en la misma forma que cualquier hombre podría hacerlo. El temor a ser juzgadas, a ser consideradas demasiado asertivas [...]

1803, 2019

Conviértete en un emprendedor locamente cuerdo

marzo 18th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Emprender no es tarea sencilla, no existe una fórmula, cada emprendedor y cada proyecto es diferente; sin embargo, conocer la experiencia de otros emprendedores, cómo afrontaron cada reto y lo que hicieron [...]

1303, 2019

Stressed at Work? Mentoring a Colleague Could Help

marzo 13th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Decades of research has demonstrated how junior employees benefit from being mentored. Guidance from senior colleagues has also been shown to enhance mentees’ job performance and satisfaction. We know far less, however, about [...]

803, 2019

Desarrolla la marca personal en la recolocación laboral

marzo 8th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía La impresión que dejamos en las personas que conocemos en nuestra vida es importante y resulta más evidente cuando nos encontramos en un proceso de recolocación laboral. “La marca personal es la [...]

703, 2019

How to Stop Obsessing Over Your Mistakes

marzo 7th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Do you ever find yourself endlessly mentally replaying situations in which you wish you’d performed differently? You wish you hadn’t said that dumb thing. You wish you’d volunteered for that project that’s now [...]

603, 2019

What Riddles Teach Us about the Human Mind

marzo 6th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Dylan Walsh Shane Frederick, a professor of marketing at Yale SOM, has long studied how our mind betrays us, how intuition and impulsive thinking can lead people to be confident in answers [...]

103, 2019

The 3 Elements of Trust

marzo 1st, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Jack ZengerJoseph Folkman As a leader, you want the people in your organization to trust you. And with good reason. In our coaching with leaders, we often see that trust is a [...]

2002, 2019

Neuromarketing: What You Need to Know

febrero 20th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Autor: Eben Harrell Nobel Laureate Francis Crick called it the astonishing hypothesis: the idea that all human feelings, thoughts, and actions—even consciousness itself—are just the products of neural activity in the brain. For [...]

2002, 2019

Study Explores What Investors Are Really Thinking

febrero 20th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Roberta Kwok Economists have developed many theories to explain how people determine the fraction of their money to invest in stocks. But disentangling which theories are correct has been difficult. “It is [...]

1502, 2019

A Better Way to Bring Science to Market

febrero 15th, 2019|

Fuente: MIT Autor: Joshua S. Gans In 2012, when the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management was launched, the audacious target of this seed-stage program for massively scalable, [...]

1402, 2019

Is Your CEO a Champion of Values—or a Pretender?

febrero 14th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Recently, JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon and Blackstone’s Steve Schwarzman pulled out of a major Saudi showcase conference in the aftermath of the implication of Saudi leadership involvement in the murder of a Washington Post [...]

1102, 2019

9 factores que influyen en la felicidad de los empleados

febrero 11th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Para que haya un funcionamiento adecuado y una buena productividad en las empresas, son fundamentales los trabajadores y su estado de ánimo. Cada vez son más las empresas que dan importancia al [...]

602, 2019

The Two Ways for Startups and Corporations to Partner

febrero 6th, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard Although some large corporations invest in or acquire startups, a growing approach to corporate innovation involves partnering with small, high-growth companies. When a large corporation partners with a start-up the result should, in [...]

602, 2019

The Future of Work

febrero 6th, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia In a perfect world, the trend line of your career would go in one direction: up. If only life were that predictable. “For MBAs it’s an interesting time,” said Agnès Cosier-Loigerot, Global Director, [...]

502, 2019

Ocho claves para mantener tu negocio durante el verano

febrero 5th, 2019|

Fuente: Gestión Si bien durante estos meses surgen distintas tendencias de negocios enfocadas solamente a la estación ¿qué sucede con aquellos negocios que no están necesariamente asociados a la temporada de verano? ¿Qué estrategias deben [...]

402, 2019

febrero 4th, 2019|

Fuente: Gestión El miedo es una parte fundamental de la psicología humana. Nuestros cerebros están programados para sentir miedo porque nos ayuda a evitar una calamidad; es lo que nos mantiene a salvo. Pero el [...]

102, 2019

Five Ways to Improve Communication in Virtual Teams

febrero 1st, 2019|

Fuente: MIT Autor: N. Sharon Hill and Kathryn M. Bartol As collaborative technologies proliferate, it is tempting to assume that more sophisticated tools will engender more effective virtual communication. However, our study of globally dispersed [...]

3001, 2019

Why Corporate Culture Is Hard

enero 30th, 2019|

Fuente: Columbia Autor: Shivaram Rajgopal You might not expect a long-time researcher and professor of accounting and auditing and his colleagues in the same field to be studying a ‘soft’ topic such as culture. Yet, [...]

2501, 2019

Will Machine Learning Transform Finance?

enero 25th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Charles Elkan The virtual assistant on your smart speaker and smartphone draws on artificial intelligence; so do every Google search and every Netflix recommendation. And while the bulk of the investment in [...]

2401, 2019

Is There Reason for Optimism on Climate Change?

enero 24th, 2019|

Fuente: Yale Autor: Daniel C. Esty The science is as conclusive as science gets. Anthropogenic climate change is happening, and as a recent paper in Science noted, “without major reductions in greenhouse gas emissions to [...]

2301, 2019

How Companies Can Balance Social Impact and Financial Goals

enero 23rd, 2019|

Fuente: Harvard It’s notoriously difficult for organizations to keep faith with two equally important goals. A lot try. For-profit companies make grand pronouncements about social responsibility, but their resolve nearly always weakens when shareholder earnings [...]

1801, 2019

Estos hábitos te hacen ver poco profesional

enero 18th, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía Fomentar relaciones profesionales, hacer networking y mantener una comunicación constante con clientes, y colegas te permite crear mejores oportunidades para tu carrera, en un entorno de confianza mutua. Sin embargo, existen actitudes [...]

1701, 2019

Los instrumentos más y menos rentables del último año

enero 17th, 2019|

Fuente: Gestión En los últimos doces meses, el 79% de los instrumentos obtuvo un rendimiento positivo, mientras que el 62% superó la tasa anualizada de la inflación (2.19%), siendo en su mayoría instrumentos con exposición [...]

401, 2019

6 Surprising Personal Finance Tips

enero 4th, 2019|

Fuente: Business Insider Autor: David Seaman Of course you want to use our free tool to compare and find the best possible credit card promotions. But beyond that, how can you streamline & dramatically improve [...]

301, 2019

Consejos para conectar de mejor forma con tu audiencia

enero 3rd, 2019|

Fuente: América Economía ás del 90% de la comunicación que recibe una audiencia tiene que ver con elementos de comunicación no verbal y paraverbal, es decir, elementos como el movimiento del cuerpo y el ritmo [...]

2712, 2018

Entender a la empresa ayuda a atraer mejor talento

diciembre 27th, 2018|

Fuente: América Economía Puede sonar trivial, o repetitivo, pero los gestores de talento deben ser socios estratégicos del negocio, apunta enfático Adalberto Torres, director de Recursos Humanos de Crédito Real. “Por todos lados se escucha [...]

1412, 2018

Las capacitaciones y su importancia en la retención del talento

diciembre 14th, 2018|

Fuente: América Economía Autor: Eleconomista.com.mx “Lo importante es lograr que una persona domine su trabajo y después escale puestos. Estamos interesados en que la gente crezca. Con esto le demostramos al colaborador que es importante para [...]

1312, 2018

The Rebirth of Retail

diciembre 13th, 2018|

Fuente: Columbia Business School Autor: Abigail Beshkin Changes in the way we shop and what we buy are evolving at a furious pace. Here’s a look at trends sweeping the retail world. Piles of snow in [...]

1212, 2018

How Should Companies Talk to Customers Online?

diciembre 12th, 2018|

Fuente: MIT Sloan Management Review Autor: Brent McFerran, Sarah G. Moore y Grant Packard The words service agents use to engage customers often end up backfiring More and more consumers are engaging with customer service through [...]

1012, 2018

How Women Manage the Gendered Norms of Leadership

diciembre 10th, 2018|

Fuente: Harvard Business Review Autor: Wei Zheng, Ronit Kark y Alyson Meister A wealth of research shows that female leaders, much more than their male counterparts, face the need to be warm and nice (what [...]

1810, 2015

Más allá de las barreras

octubre 18th, 2015|

Hace un año fui invitado a formar parte de un importante evento de recursos humanos en el que participaron, principalmente, ejecutivos de esta especialidad. Todos interesados en conocer casos de éxito, tendencias y buenas prácticas [...]

3007, 2015

Interculturalidad e identidad

julio 30th, 2015|

Hay que entender que para entenderse a uno mismo se debe conocer a quién te rodea, y para ello se debe conocer, a su vez, a las personas que rodean a ese quién. Así se [...]

1704, 2015

Actitudes perjudiciales para el trabajo en equipo

abril 17th, 2015|

Artículo seleccionado.  Si trabajas en equipo, entonces coincidirás conmigo que cierto tipo de actitudes pueden resultar poco beneficiosas para los intereses del mismo. Me refiero a personas que quieren anteponer sus necesidades a la meta de todos, [...]