Leyla Nascimento

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Mrs. Nascimento is CEO of the Capacitare Institute, it is a Brazilian company focused on internship and trainee programs in the development of young talent. She has been working for more than 30 years in projects and programs focused on HR development. Specialist in HR, graduated in Pedagogy from State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), postgraduate in Education and Development of HR from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and Master in Business Management from Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV). She was President of the Interamerican Federation of Human Resources Management (FIDAGH). Mrs. Nascimento is General Secretary and Treasurer of World Federation of People Management Associations (WFPMA). She is Chairman of the Council of the Brazilian Association of Human Resources (ABRH Brazil), period 2016-2018. She is the Advisory Council of the Confederation of Associations of Portuguese-speaking Countries (CRHLP). Mrs. Nascimento is Member for the Brazilian Academy of Management. She is the author of numerous articles published on topics related to Human Resources in national and international scope. Mrs. Nascimento is the author of the book - MANAGING PEOPLE, edited by Qualitymark in 2006. She lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and has two children.


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Articles by Leyla Nascimento

On this International Women’s Day can you share who has served as your inspiration and role model? 


My mother was the one who has inspired me. She faced the Brazilian labor market very early in a prohibitive time (early 60's) of women working. Different from my Father at that time, my mother had to reinvent herself to seek her job space.

March 7, 2018