How to set a task for a designer and not go crazy
I work as an art director at an interactive agency and teach beginning designers in online courses. From experience I know that working with a designer can be a source…

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Starbucks Success Secrets
Establishments Starbucks is a world-famous brand. These coffee houses are most popular, of course, in America. But in other countries they are no less in demand. Americans even have a…

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Interesting facts about Coca-Cola
Coca-Cola is one of the most popular drinks in the world, and many people already know that it was originally created as a medicine and sold in pharmacies. The creator…

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Do I need to develop a development strategy for modern business?

The word “strategy” in Russian business practice has overgrown with numerous myths, the most ardent distributors of which, according to our observations, are people who have never developed a strategy. One of the main complaints about business strategy is that the classic strategic toolkit developed many years ago, during the industrial revolution, and is unsuitable for the current digital age. I will try to show that this is not so.

The dissemination of ideas of abandoning strategy as a managerial tool in Russia was facilitated by Nassim Tallleb with his “black swan”.

The idea of ​​a “black swan”, that is, an unpredictable external factor, was liked by entrepreneurs because Continue reading

Mistakes in finances that put a business at risk

Here is an entrepreneur opened a business. Developed a sought-after product, conducted market research, found its target audience. Passed packaging courses and made a cool website, hired cool sellers.

And in less than three years the company closed. That’s the end of the tale.

And this is not fiction, but statistics: 97% of small businesses are closed within three years. Most likely, the percentage would be much less if, in addition to sales, innovation, marketing and packaging, entrepreneurs paid more attention to finance. Therefore, we asked the chief editor of “Neskuchny Finances” Ilya Eremin to help understand the financial nuances of business. His word! Continue reading

Personal experience: how I struggle with procrastination in social networks. Without fanaticism and masochism

IMHO, the main harm of procrastination in social networks – endless paging of the tape, excessive viewing of entertaining pictures / videos, reading fray in the comments, etc. – the death of productivity. Especially if it all starts right from waking up, and you’re a freelancer.

A typical situation: you watch 1-2-3 videos on YouTube, then new posts in a couple of Telegram channels, then you stick in the VK feed and flood chat, and then half a day has passed. And although you have not earned a single ruble, you are already tired and want to relax. Continue reading

Useful self-deception: making work a game is the only way to survive
Nobody was born to work. Most children from wealthy Russian families aged 18-24 experience a dramatic and often shocking transition from the state of "I live, I wonder, mom and…

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how do I do work that I don’t want to do
We think we are sentient beings. We even believe that we have a certain “I” that has constant and unchanging qualities. Allegedly, today we are “I”, yesterday it was him,…

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Custom Business Solutions
One of the main goals of big business is to be at least one step ahead of its competitors. This will ensure the emergence of new customers, new sales and…

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How to find a job without experience
Work experience is one of the most important points in a job seeker's resume for many employers. Everyone came across this vicious circle: in order to get a good job…

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