Tag Archives: Israel

Overview of the Israeli Startup Ecosystem

Last week I was invited by the Câmara de Comércio Paraná-Israel – CCPRI to share my insights about the Israeli Startup Ecosystem. Below is the video of my presentation (in Portuguese) with lots of interesting information. I think you will enjoy my … Continue reading

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Interview: Israeli Culture and Tips for New Immigrants

I was invited by the Keren Leyedidut to share my experience with people planning to do their Aliyah (immigration to Israel) from Brazil. Below is the video of my interview (in Portuguese) with many tips and concrete advice for Olim … Continue reading

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5 Lessons from my Father-in-Law

My father-in-law Michael Scaba was born in Lebanon, grew up in Israel, participated in 3 wars fighting in the front and later became a successful businessman. I had the luck to marry his daughter, and he became one of my … Continue reading

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Looking for a job in Israel: Product-Oriented versus Service-Oriented companies

I’ve been working as a mentor at Gvahim since 2014, helping Olim (new immigrants) find jobs in the Israeli hi-tech industry. In this post I would like to write about one important aspect of the Startup Nation, and the reason … Continue reading

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Vacations: Trading Time for Energy

You can see below my calendar for the month of September 2021. Marked with circles, are the Jewish Holidays we had in this month: Rosh HaShana (the Jewish New Year), Yom Kippur, Sukkot and Simchat Torah. The red circles are … Continue reading

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Self Management: The Balance Between Body, Mind and Soul

In my recent studies at ThePowerMBA, one of my favorite modules has been the one about Self Management, which focuses on the management of our limited personal resources. In general, when people discuss this subject, they focus on Time Management, … Continue reading

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Planning Your Aliyah

This week I was invited by the Jewish Agency to give an interview about Aliyah (immigration to Israel according to the Law of Return). In particular I spoke about Kiriat Yam, the city where I live. Many Brazilian Olim (new … Continue reading

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Applications of Machine Learning

Last month I had the pleasure to be invited by the Brazil-Israel (BRIL) Chamber of Commerce to participate in a webinar about Artificial Intelligence (in Portuguese). In the slides and video below, I present several applications of Machine Learning and … Continue reading

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Panel: Israeli Innovation at HackingRio

I had the pleasure to be invited to speak at the HackingRio virtual conference in Rio de Janeiro. I participated in a panel about Israeli innovation together with my friends Ricardo Hechtman, Beny Rubinstein, Marcelo Treistman and Ricardo Lomaski. Here … Continue reading

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Gvahim Webinar: Managing Your Reputation

I was recently invited by Gvahim to present a webinar to a group of Olim (new immigrants) in Israel. In this talk I shared useful guidelines about how to manage and develop your personal reputation. I focused on providing practical … Continue reading

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