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Are you my friend?

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 08:53

You have over 1000 friends on Facebook. Which ones are friends in real life?

I read an article in the New Yorker entitled, The Limits of Friendship by Maria Konnikova; in it she states that Facebook enables you to track contacts and acquaintances that would otherwise simply disappear from the radar. That's very good for me for example, I've lived half my life in one country and half in another; this allows me stay in touch with dear people who are physically far away.

Facebook, Twitter and Instagram also enable collective collaboration in ways that...

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How can women succeed?

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 00:00
Por: 
mauren.esquivel@incae.edu (Mauren Esquivel)

INCAE, November 18, 2014—Leaders from the US, Europe and Latin America discussed the main challenges for women's participation. INCAE Business School, together with AmCham and the UN Foundation for Growth, presented the first Euro-American Forum for Women Leaders: "Diversity the key to success", from November 17th-18th at the Intercontinental Hotel, San Jose, Costa Rica.

This forum aimed to create a platform for dialogue where men and women from Europe, the USA and Latin America, from both public and private sectors could...

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Before leaping into your MBA: advice from the wise

Monday, November 17, 2014 - 16:26
Por: 
Olivia Ferris Laporte

Before starting my MBA, I interviewed several graduates to receive their feedback on their experience (and I also wanted to make sure this was the right choice for me).
From the experiences I gathered, these are the four pointers I believe will truly enrich your MBA:

1. Connect. Really connect

Recently, a friend of mine posted on Facebook term called deep linking. People who seek deep linking are empathetic people who create engaging connections to propose meaningful solutions.
Most of the people whom I’ve talked to, say that their MBA years...

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Before leaping into your MBA: advice from the wise

Monday, November 17, 2014 - 13:29
Por: 
Olivia Ferris

Before starting my MBA, I interviewed several graduates to receive their feedback on their experience (and I also wanted to make sure this was the right choice for me).

From the experiences I gathered, these are the four pointers I believe will truly enrich your MBA:

1. Connect. Really connect.

Connect

Recently, a friend of mine posted on Facebook term called deep linking. People who seek deep

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Morals from a broken shoe!

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 11:44
Por: 
German Retana

While I was giving a conference for business leaders and I felt some discomfort in one shoe. I figured a piece of trash had stuck to the sole. I continued moving, but the feeling grew. Looking back, I know now it was a big hole. I laughed to imagine what would happen if the shoe broke in half in front of so many people and worse, without the possibility buying a replacement pair. So I told the participants what happened, and seeing their laughter I asked them, “What lessons can we draw from this experience?” Let’s see their answers:

“The elegance of companies and individuals can

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