Keeping Your Strategy Meetings Focused on the Long Term Liderazgo 

Keeping Your Strategy Meetings Focused on the Long Term

Mauricio is president of the European operation for a Fortune 500 manufacturing firm, and his firm has had its trials lately. The company recently took a hit on the stock market. One of its major suppliers is under an ethics investigation resulting in significant delays. And a very visible […] Lee el artículo completo aquí Keeping Your Strategy Meetings Focused on the Long Term

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Education technologyTogether, technology and teachers can revamp schools Tecnología 

Education technologyTogether, technology and teachers can revamp schools

IN 1953 B.F. Skinner visited his daughter’s maths class. The Harvard psychologist found every pupil learning the same topic in the same way at the same speed. A few days later he built his first “teaching machine”, which let children tackle questions at their own pace. By the mid-1960s […] Click here to view original web page at http://www.economist.com

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For university accelerators, good intentions aren’t good enough Emprendimiento 

For university accelerators, good intentions aren’t good enough

Del baúl de los recuerdos y artículos que no debemos olvidar. Today’s announcement of a new university accelerator program at the University of Southern California (USC) should have elicited celebration. The appropriate feel good PR boxes were checked with the inclusion of tier one VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KCPB) and Hollywood mega-agency United Talent Agency (UTA), each announced […] Click here to view original web page at pando.com

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Why IBM Pays Its Employees To Take Time Off To Tackle The World’s Problems Innovación 

Why IBM Pays Its Employees To Take Time Off To Tackle The World’s Problems

IBM y cómo motiva a sus colaboradores a resolver problemáticas mundiales. Currently, only about 10% of cancer patients in sub-Sahara Africa receive chemotherapy treatment. More than a half million people are diagnosed with cancer in the region annually, while nearly the same number die from it each year, too. Without intervention, that toll is expected to double by 2030, partly […] Click here to view original web page at http://www.fastcompany.com

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