Author Archives: Fernando Polo

High performance teams: Why “effort” & “results” must walk hand in hand

If you are a smart person, you’ve been awarded with lots of natural skills and the amount of luck we all need to succeed, you may achieve extraordinary results without pushing too hard. I’ve remarked recently a growing trend of results-with-less-effort worship (smarter, not harder?). But when it comes to building great teams, I don’t buy the idea of the… Read more »

Facebook Apps

How much time is actually spent using Facebook apps? via Comscore’s latest study on user activity on Facebook shows a meagre 10% of time is spent on Facebook Apps. With the overwhelming success of the most popular Facebook games (Farmville et al), one would have thought that people spend their entire days engaged in gaming applications, but the reality is totally different. 27%… Read more »