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Name: Bernardo Javalquinto
Economist Urban, rural, regional, real estate, and transportation economics, Public and regulatory economics, Law and economics, International economics, History of economic thought, methodology, and heterodox approaches,General economics and teaching,Economic systems,Business administration and business economics/ marketing/ accounting/ personnel economics,Public economics, Macroeconomics and monetary economics, Labor and demographic economics, Industrial organization and competition, Health, education, and welfare, Financial economics, Economic history, Diversity within Economics
1. What have you found most challenging as a leader?
Find within yourself..... how to get to your vision
2. How did you become a leader? Can you please briefly tell the story?
Went to a Military Academy, discipline to achieve goals
3. How do you structure your work days from waking up to going to sleep?
Work out, meditation, happy work
4. What's a recent leadership lesson you've learned for the first time or been reminded of?
Always positive.....nothing is for granted
5. What's one book that has had a profound impact on your leadership so far? Can you please briefly tell the story of how that book impacted your leadership?
Executive Economics, by Shlomo Maital my guide professor from MBA/MIT
6. If you could only give one piece of advice to a young leader, what would you say to them?
Never let others destroy your dreams
7. What is one meaningful story that comes to mind from your time as a leader, so far?
My own story