• Motivation

    Work Environment: How to Make It Productive

    This week I was beginning my reading on Ed Catmull’s Creativity book. Good, but what does this have to do with the title of the article? Simple, soon on the first page I came across how things are done at Pixar. For those who do not know, the headquarters in San Francisco is named after his Steve Jobs building, and the place was all thought not of luxury or extravagance, but of its functionality, and primarily of the collaborative capacity of its employees. Where everything is designed for the well being of employees, whether at their desks, dress mode, or even in their personal aspects. The place counts on sports…

  • Motivation

    HR Interview Question: What motivates you?

    I’ve done lots of interviews in my professional life. Before the question HR interview: What motivates you? I almost always answered that I wanted to be the best, I answered that I wanted to add by technical knowledge, that I wanted to help my family, etc. But to be honest, I think there was a lack of sparkle in my eyes, the lack of that heart beat, the sweat on my hands. Until this year I really did not understand that. For a parent, and a mother receive a call from the school that their child behaves differently, and see the delay in speech, in the behaviorally agitated, then try…