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Employer Branding: The key to talent

Jordi Ginestá, inlea’s EMEAR HR Team Leader: The evolution of personnel selection process has been a subject of great interest,...

New Year, New Resolutions. Letter from Xavier Simó

Xavier Simó, President of inlea: As the end of a very difficult year comes, is the time to prepare for 2021 – a very exciting and...

Delegating is not that easy

During any large project, there comes a time when you’re forced to delegate portions of the main task to other people. Sometimes,...

Talent, stay

When good employees leave, productivity sinks, morale suffers and colleagues struggle with increased workloads. Add in recruitment and...

Future of companies, trust

When the World Economic Forum released the Davos Manifesto 2020, it signaled a shift in the corporate world. Shareholder primacy is no...

How to evaluate a company

For most companies, December means two things: end of the year performance reviews and planning for the new year. Depending on your current...

Reinvent your career in the time of coronavirus

Unexpected events force us to question ourselves. They can push us out of our comfort zones, and cause our priorities to shift. So, it...

Helping remote workers avoid loneliness and burnout

Working from home has become the new normal for millions of people but there is a growing fear that the blurred lines between professional...

The connection between workplace power, privilege, and equity

Workplaces that are actively seeking to promote race equity and inclusion (REI) typically work from a shared understanding of the...

Working from home is all benefits

There are two camps when it comes to working from home. One group usually thinks that people will get nothing done, and the other group...

Can employees be more productive from home?

Working remotely or “shirking remotely?” Working remotely or “remotely working?” These are the common sentiments of many companies...

La formación, la mejor vía para potenciar el talento

La preocupación de las compañías por atraer y mantener a los mejores talentos es ahora mismo la principal misión de los responsables de...

Learning, the best way to enhance talent

The concern of companies to attract and keep the best talents is right now the main mission of those responsible for HR. Our CEO, Xavier...

Remote teams & trust

Virtual and remote teams are now a common occurrence in any global organization. While remote working allows companies to harness the best...

Values as core business of your company

Company values matter. Every successful company has a set of company values to assist their employees in achieving their goals as well as...

Tips for you hiring process

Hiring new talent is an inevitable and critical part of being a business leader, and it’s more complicated than just reviewing...

5 Tips for better communication

Proper communication at work plays an essential role in each and every responsibility you have as a leader. From building relationships, to...

Is your team ready to work from home?

Having a contingency plan when working from home is more important than ever. With natural disasters such as the recent, it is imperative...

Struggling with a remote employee?

An experienced manager will tell you that it’s always easy to manage a remote employee when they’re performing well. But what about...

Rest and Productivity

We already know that we need a certain amount of rest, every day, to maintain our health and prevent burnout. But a lot of us don’t take...

Slow or unproductive day? Turn it around!

Whether you run your own company or work for a major organization, chances are you’ve experienced feelings of unproductiveness at some...

We need more human

It used to be that customer experience was the only way to differentiate your brand a mong a sea of sameness. Now the challenge is not just...

Good managing, good remote team performance

The role of remote work has grown rapidly in recent days. The global situation caused by the COVID-19 virus has forced companies to switch...

Resilent leadership

There have been few times in our history that have demanded as much from our leaders as the coronavirus pandemic. One of the top qualities...

How to lead a successful global team

Remote work is becoming increasingly common and technology is making it ever easier to collaborate from anywhere in the world. While this...

Are you restructuring?

A corporate restructure is often associated with a failing business model or major job cuts. While the restructure may help the company...

Post-corona Leaders

COVID-19 has not just changed the world but also changed the DNA of our workplace ecosystem in many ways. Our leaders must change as well...

Guide for your remote workers (the new ones!)

With the Covid-19 epidemic, many employees are finding themselves working out of the office and separated from each other for the first...

Working parents & COVID-19 crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has forced schools to close across the country, and employees are already working from home. With social...

Motivating your international workforce

It’s no secret that employee motivation and morale isn’t just good for your employees, it’s good for your business too. People who...

Working from home

No morning commute, no stopping by your colleague’s desk to say hello, no lunch at your favorite restaurant around the corner from your...

How to create a Global team?

Multinational organizations have had to learn quickly how to do business in a new way. Gone are the days of local monocultural teams...

Trends shaping the future of work

The millennials, technologies, globalization, mobility, new attitudes… The employment scene is changing at an ever-faster rate and it is...

Finding the right balance

Often, our work can seemingly take precedent over everything else in our lives. Our desire to succeed professionally can leave us...

How to be a mindful traveler

Too many tourists today have terrible travel etiquette. They’re rude to locals, they’re disrespectful of traditional customs, and they...

Can you delegate in your remote team?

Delegation is an essential part of leadership. Without delegation, it can prove challenging to manage a series of projects and ensure they...

PRO & CONS of Remote Team

It is often said that the 9-to-5 working model is a thing of the past. We’re in the midst of a digital revolution that is re-shaping our...

Why you should be balancing life and work

Why you should be balancing life and work? As we all know work plays a significant part in all our lives. It is no easy task to achieve...

You can change your team mood!

Is your team in a bad mood? Do you ever find yourself in a team meeting and everyone seems to be critical or cranky or the opposite of...

Stress and problems to sleep?

Is stress keeping you up at night? If your answer is yes, this post might help you to solve those problems. Stress is our response to daily...

Work from home and stay focused

The work from home lifestyle is an attractive option for entrepreneurs and traditional employees alike. You can set your own hours, dress...

The future of remote work

Gone are the days when remote work was just a fascinating anomaly–barely heard of and rarely practiced by most organizations. The...

How to clarify roles in a matrix setup?

Open world economy and the availability of “Growth Opportunities” outside of their backyards are forcing companies to think...

How to find a better job

Nobody likes dragging themselves to work in the morning while imagining a better career, yet that’s exactly what millions of people do on...

Future of teams = clusters

How many of you work on businesses or side projects that have nothing to do with your job titles? Or how many of you reading this have side...

Leadership and future teams

Companies large and small have been trying to predict what the future of work will look like; how technological innovation, demographic...

The best team building activities for remote teams

Meaningful interaction is crucial to every team. It strengthens relationships, releases endorphins and supports personal wellbeing. But how...

Best practices for managing a remote team

It’s not easy being a manager. Not only are you accountable for your team’s performance, you are also in charge of hiring new...

5 Proven strategies to motivate your team

Motivation is a powerful energy that drives and excites employees, which results in their maximum contribution. Setting and achieving...

Tips for an easy recruiting

Recruiting the right person for our team can be an extremely exhausting process. It is complicated to find the perfect talent that is also...

What is Inbound Recruiting?

Inbound marketing is something that we have all heard of already. It utilizes different online strategies, blogs, social media, and SEO, to...

Organize your week and enjoy every task

Planning is the new big trend. If you haven’t notice through social media, every one is planning every single area of their life to the...

Motivate your team

Motivating our teams is very challenging and sometimes can even feel impossible. Daily stress, relationships at works can make it complex...

Interpersonal questions

If you are preparing for an interview to get a job or if you are the person interviewing the next candidate for a position in your company,...

Best practices to manage a multicultural team

We have talked before about the difficulties of managing a multicultural team, and how important it is to do it right to make sure that the...

Is your candidate the best one for your company?

In the selection process, while trying to find the best candidate for your team, you go through tons of resumes, recommendations,...

Big ideas to create your company culture?

A company’s culture can define its profile, its route and if you want it can also define the future and the ability to succeed. The...

Are you sexy enough for talent?

Don’t freak out over the title of this article just yet, bare with us. When we say sexy we mean professionally attractive. This means:...

How to create an international team?

Managing a global team is extremely hard and challenging. We have to balance time schedules, languages, cultures, challenging...

How to improve communication in a remote team

Communication is key for a smooth working team, any kind of team, even more so when it is in the professional environment. An important...

The 4 Key Factors to Leading A Virtual Team

As businesses grow and expand globally, it is imperative that virtual teams are used. Having a virtual team can be just as difficult and...

Cyber Security: The job of the future (and present)

Cyber security has been a hot topic in the IT and tech world for the last couple of years. As threats to the security of digital property...

How to lead a remote project team

Remote teams are growing and become a huge trend and a norm for the professional world. Companies see this new model as an opportunity to...

The skills more demanded in 2019 according to LinkedIn

Currently LinkedIn is definitely one of our main sources of information when it comes to the demands and trends of the professional world....

Different setups of remote teams

Many companies are now considering building remote teams to conform their workforce. The trend to remote jobs is so big, everyone wants to...

How to nail it in a job interview

When you are job hunting it is stressful not only to find the right offers for you, but also prepare for the upcoming interviews. It is...

Which skills are the most popular amongst recruiters?

Facing the selection process for the position we desire is just as difficult as actually finding the right person for our project amongst a...

Why is an IT certification important?

If you look through any job application, be it on paper through a company, a direct email from a hiring manager, or even through a job...

Most important tips to retain talent

Finding the right people for our teams is definitely not easy. The perfect employee is not only a great professional, but it is also a good...

How to avoid the stress on Christmas?

Christmas is known to be the most joyful time of the year, but it seems that for many people Christmas is a very stressful time due to the...

Science can’t be wrong, 5 ways to be happier at work

It is well known already that we are all responsible for our own happiness. We can expect it to be provided by our family, our partners,...

4 keys for recruiting people overseas

As the world changes and becomes more and more globalized, companies are even more open to find their best professionals to join their...

Why rest days are important for a higher efficiency at work

We have heard it through our whole lives; you need to rest enough in order to perform your best.  Why rest days are important for a higher...

Mistakes on managing a remote team

Managing a remote team is becoming a common task for any leader at many offices. Dealing with different people located in different parts...

Can you connect a remote team?

As offices change and remote roles become more and more common, the managing style has to change with the times too.  Can you connect a...

You can stay calm in your job (even under a stressful situation)

At work we have many situations that challenge our character and self-control. It can be difficult to go through a high stress situation...

What you need to know before you choose a co-working space

Whether you are starting a business or you work as a freelance, you will reach a point in which you most likely will rather have a separate...

How to build a culture in a remote team

We have talked about the importance of building the right culture for our company and our team many times before. It is all about creating...

How to build a good team

Everyone knows that the success of a team is mostly in the hands of the people that work and participate in that team. Of course a good...

Is it the right company for you?

Choosing the right company to sign for is like choosing the right life partner. You want to make sure you will be confortable, growing and...

How to write the perfect job offer

If you are looking for the perfect employee to cover a new available position, the best thin you can do to make sure you start things right...

Questions to expect in a remote job interview

If you work remotely, you will still have to go through the interview process. Even though you won´t be working in a traditional office...

How to hire a wonderful professional

Finding the right fit for your company and your team is a complex task that also brings along many risks. If we introduce the wrong person...

How to be productive in a remote job

Working remotely can be an amazing experience. You have the ability to work from anywhere, set your schedule, and have little to no...

Leading a remote team

Remote teams are more and more common right now in the international work scene, but it is still a relatively new model, so we are all in...

Tips for choosing employers

When we are looking for new professional experiences, it is difficult sometimes to choose the company that is going to be the right fit for...

Challenges for a remote job

Working remotely is today a synonym of freedom and success, but it also means a huge commitment and a need of a strong sense of...

Tips to land into a remote job

Working remotely is more and more common nowadays. Companies are slowly understanding that to find the right person with the right skills...

Trends for HR

Human Resources is one of the most important departments of any company. Regardless of the size, HR plays a key role on the shape and...

How to Build Successful Careers

We put so much work and effort in our careers from the beginning because we hope to see the reward and because successful in the...

Creative Team Meeting Ideas for Remote Teams

Companies nowadays aren’t sticking to the normal 9 to 5 office format that has been used for decades now. With the advent of the...

How to Do the Right Onboarding

The longevity and success of your company is always in the forefront of your mind as the employer. Since there are so many different...

Things to consider before choosing a co-working space for working remotely

Start-ups, entrepreneurs, small businesses, and even artisan makers, are all finding the immense value of being able to conduct their...

Things an employee values more than money

Employees these days aren’t as worried about the paychecks that they get at the end of the week as they used to be. In our modern work...

How we increase productivity of our teams

The quality of your team, their skills and their commitment with the project defines their productivity, and therefore, it defines too the...

Skills for digital work in the future

Robots are evolving extremely fast, technology these days is developing almost daily and machines can more and more cope with sophisticated...

How to build a team to succeed

We all know now that the capability of a company to succeed is mostly on the hands of the team that works in it. Of course a good idea or a...

Mistakes to avoid when managing a virtual team

When we are working with a virtual team, many things can go wrong; simply because it is easy to lose track of the work that needs to be...

Talents that will help you in your career

Do you know those people in the office that seem to be essential? We all have a designated “good speaker”, or that person that always...

How to create a culture of remote teams in your company

We know that remote teams are a reality, as well as multicultural offices today. Having people working from different points of the map...

Mindfulness will help you succeed

  We know that success only comes with hard work and a lot of our own personal investment in the project we believe in. Regardless of...

Tips to manage virtual teams

  When we are managing a team it is important to be able to recognize problems and tackle them soon. Figuring out the needs and the...

Tips for social recruiting

Social recruiting is the term used to define the process of hiring and picking talents or advertise jobs through social media platforms...

Advantages of multicultural teams

  In a world that is getting smaller everyday and closer to everyone, thanks to technology and the new forms of communication, the...

How to lead your team to success

Leaders are hard to find. They exhibit a unique blend of charisma, vision and character traits that attract people to follow them. ...

How to Find the Best Talent

Looking for talent? Finding good candidates isn’t hard. Finding qualified applicants can be difficult. However, finding the best-fit...

What is and how to choose the best Managed Service Provider?

What is? A managed service provider (MSP) is an outsourced third-party company that manages and assumes the responsibility of a defined...

Lets start 2018 happier, healthier and more productive

Now that 2018 has finally arrived, New Year’s resolutions have also arrived. Our proposal is to have a happier, healthier and more...

How to recruit the best

Building a great team is high on the priority list for nearly every company. But employers no longer have the upper hand when hiring....

Latest arrivals to our Worldwide Team

2018 is going to be full of success for everyone! We are closing our year with few new arrivals to our worldwide team! Susan Berado...

Millennials & Jobs

Millennials values are more practical than they are fun. While companies that offer video games and free snacks to employees may get...

How Many People Are Currently in Space Right Now?

It’s easy to forget that, right now, there are humans up in there. If you’re ever curious about the exact number of people who...

How to attract best talent

Hiring the best people isn’t easy: There are a lot of resumes out there attached to a wide variety of skill sets and personalities....

We participated in Cisco Networking Academy EMEAR Partner Summit 2017

As we explain in one of our last posts November had been an exciting month full of activities for Inlea’s Team. We participated in the...

Is money an incentive?

How much should people earn? Even if resources were unlimited, it would be difficult to stipulate your ideal salary. Intuitively, one would...

Five Mistakes To Avoid When Managing Remote Teams

Thanks to advancements in technology, the demand for remote workers continues to grow. Some simply need to telecommute part of the week in...

Good Words: Best Team

Whether you’re aware of it or not, your mood at work can affect others around you, especially if you work in a collaborative...

Mindfulness at Work

Mindfulness may seem like a great idea, but how do you become more mindful in the context of a busy work day? You may have emails, phone...

Working under pressure? 3 things you have to know

Being able to deal with pressure in the workplace is a highly sought-after skill. If pressure at work is part of your everyday life, you...

Introverts & Networking: Yes, you can

We know that you’ve heard it before: it’s not what you know, but whom you know. But…you hate networking and that’s ok, a lot of...

Two questions to help you become more successful in life, according to a Harvard professor

Michael Phelps and Winston Churchill made appearances in Eric Barker’s book, “Barking Up the Wrong Tree.” Barker uses...

How to be the best candidate for a job?

Being the best candidate for the job often means being the person who performs better than all the other applicants in a job interview. If...

Meditate and fly

Traveling is stressful and one of the best ways to relive stress is through meditation. When you’re thousands of feet above the ground...

How to Reduce Stress When You Work From Home

Running a home business offers freedom and flexibility of being your own boss, but also, it’s fraught with frustration and anxiety that...

European “Skill-Matching” Platform: Prototype available free of charge for the first time.

The EU project OpenSKIMR is designed to help reduce unemployment across Europe. Based on a specially developed algorithm, the platform...

How to do home office?

Working from home offers many advantages, from the flexibility of setting your own schedule to saving time and gas money by virtually...

How to use LinkedIn to success

With more than 467 million users across 200 countries and territories, LinkedIn is an incredible platform for networking. Remember...

How to find the best candidate

Is the candidate sitting in front of you right for this job? How do you know when market conditions are so volatile it’s hard to predict...

How To Survive Flights Next To Babies

There are any number of guides to travelling with your own baby on long-haul flights, but what about when you’re seated next to a...

Common problems of working with teams (and how to solve them!)

Due to the nature of working in teams, group members can sometimes find that they are not working effectively, which negatively impacts on...

How to hire the best salesperson?

Hiring a salesperson who isn’t going to succeed is a waste of your time and theirs. Every manager will make a hiring mistake sooner...

How to expand your career abroad?

Expanding your career abroad can offer a number of enriching experiences and opportunities for professional growth. Not only can you align...

In these ten spots, expats will likely be greeted with a warm welcome

When moving abroad, especially when you have a family, there is a lot to consider when it comes to quality of life. Expats have to think...

Are you present in your daily activities? Reconnect while you read.

In this busy world of ours, the mind is constantly pulled from pillar to post, scattering our thoughts and emotions and leaving us feeling...

10 tips to survive a long-haul flight

Whether you travel for work just for leisure, jet-setting off to an exotic destination is always exciting, but the prospect of spending...

How To Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile For Social Selling

Are you a sales leader responsible for the results of your sales force? Or are you a sales professional that is required to reach a sales...

Do you feel stressed? …Meditate!

Do you feel on edge, tired, stressed, or frustrated? If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending...

How to hire a good leader

Hiring the right leadership team is one of the single most important aspects of running an organization. Now more than ever, talent is the...

International Team Management

As companies continue to grow and expand their global workforce, managing and working with people from around the world is becoming the new...

5 Most Annoying Things at Airports

We all love flying, right, but sometimes these annoying things can make the experience a little less pleasant or even a misery. Here are...

Online Interview Preparation

As more employers embrace video and Web-based technologies to conduct screening interviews with prospective job candidates, it becomes...

Project Management Challenges And Solutions

There are many qualities a good project manager must have, including the ability to plan projects in detail and assemble the right team for...

3 Innovative Tools For Teleworking

Thanks to the evolution of new technologies and the access to Internet, physical distance is no longer a problem to perform your working...

Hiring the right person

Hiring the right employees can make or break your business.The success of your business depends on the quality of your employees. Small...

How to be a good leader?

Being a good leader isn’t easy. While a leader’s actions may be scrutinized when things are going bad, it is their leadership...

Mindfulness at Work

Mindfulness is the art of living in the present moment. Many of us go through life on autopilot. We focus too much on our thoughts and this...

Inlea collaborates with Cisco Networking Academy Program at Rio de Janeiro

Inlea is collaborating with Cisco Networking Academy Program at Rio de Janeiro to give a job opportunity to several students who are part...

4 job skills you will need to success in the future

Never has it been harder to predict the future for our jobs, as technological advances, an ageing workforce and the rise of the sharing...

How to build a Team of Leaders

Putting together a team to work on a project can seem easy but we know that creating a group of individuals is not so easy, specially if...

5 tips to create home office (and being productive!)

  If you work from home, almost all your life will happen at home, also the central part of your work life. It could mean kitchen...

How to find the perfect candidate?

How to find the perfect candidate? Historically hiring someone was based in few aspects as who has best skills, experience and ability to...

4 Tips for creating the perfect home office

At Inlea, a lot of our team members work from home. Working from home can sound like a dream, however, it can sometimes be difficult to...

Inlea Success Story – Jose Pablo Esquivel

Inlea hired Jose Pablo Esquivel back in 2007 to take on an exciting and challenging role as the Area Technical Manager of Latin America for...

Inlea – Supporting our teams success through programming training

Remember when we talked about how programming has become an extremely sought out skill in the past few years and how scientists are seeing...

Coding will be one of the most in-demand skills for all sorts of jobs in the future

Burning Glass, a job market analytics firm, carried out a study last summer to find out that over seven million bob openings in the...

How Many People Are There In Space Right Now?

At Inlea we are a big family living all around the world, so we are always concernd about the people living on the planet, but we don’t...

Inlea: Supporting Our Team’s Success In Colombia

At Inlea we strive to support our team's success in as many ways as possible. For this reason, we recently sponsored this video for our...

5 Tips to nail a video conference interview

Times are moving towards digitalization more than ever, this means that an increasing number of recruiters are choosing to carry out video...

Spring has arrived! – Fun activities everybody and anybody can enjoy during spring

Spring has arrived, the weather is getting warmer and everything is turning green, it is time to put away your bulky winter clothes and...

Barcelona Needs To Import Talent

Inlea’s headquarters are located in Barcelona. Our CEO, Xavier Simó, writes an article for Ecoonomia every fortnight. Here is a...