Leadership & People
Interview
December 14, 2020

Purpose takeover: António Bello

27 years old. Co-founder of Just a Change, a non-profit association that rebuilds homes of people in need in Portugal. Just a Change is family owned and operated business. Just a Change has rebuilt hundreds of houses and institutions, having mobilized thousands of volunteers inside and outside the country.

Laurinda Alves

Laurinda Alves

Head Professor of Communication, Leadership and Ethics at Nova SBE. Journalist, columnist in Observador newspaper, online. Curator and Manager of Dialogue Cafe, a United Nations/Civilizations Alliance - Cisco - Fundação Gulbenkian project till June 2014. She has been a volunteer in a palliative care unit and is co-founder of Academia do Johnson.

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The Power of Communication in Times of Crisis

To listen, talk, and be both clear and effective, are key skills in the Communication era we are living. However, miscommunication is particularly challenging in times of crisis. It generates great erosion in teams and affects organizational productivity. It is important to understand the equilibrium, the flawless strategies, and the absolutes "don'ts"

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Person-job fit across the work lifespan: the case of classical ballet dancers

This study examines how employees assess demands-abilities and needs-supplies across their work lifespan, and how they better adjust to their work.

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Aging at work: The interplay of resources and self-regulation strategies across the work lifespan

The aging of the population is considered one of the most significant challenges facing Europe. For organizations, the main impact is on how to maintain this increasingly age-diverse workforce healthy, productive and engaged over time. In her PhD tesis, Filipa Marques investigates how workers better adapt to work during the process of aging.

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