How to protect yourself from a fraudulent employer
Despite the versatility and variability of the labor market (homeworkers, distance workers, and so on), most of our compatriots, awakening themselves with hot coffee and courageously withstanding the crush in…

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Material about Brand People
Humanoid Brands Countries, holidays, geographical features, lifestyle elements, and even weather conditions with the help of marketing have long turned into brands. Are there people brands? Yes, any number. They…

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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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Pros of procrastination or when procrastination is beneficial

Procrastination – putting off important and urgent matters, replacing them with something insignificant, but pleasant or very significant, but not urgent. It is she who is considered the worst enemy of productivity. Just imagine: you need to send a letter to a business partner, but you are sitting on social networks and see photos of a former neighbor. Or you need to urgently agree with suppliers, and you read the article on logistics, justifying yourself by the importance of self-education. As a result, the work is worth it, the deadline is approaching, and you are tormented by guilty feelings for the time spent.

But it turns out that this coin has another side: often procrastination benefits you and opens the door to success. To see its advantages, let’s see why people tend to put things off? According to J. Ferrari of Carleton University, as many as 20% of the world’s inhabitants are distracted by extraneous problems so as not to solve the important tasks they are facing right now. Agree, from the point of view of evolution, Continue reading

Design Thinking: How to Create a Product That Solves a Problem

This article is about how to create or improve a product so that it solves the problem of your audience. We will create the product using design thinking.

Smart foreheads preparing the Global Entrepreneurship Monitoring report say: “In Russia, only 3.4% of entrepreneurs pass the 3.5-year threshold, the rest leave the market.”

We can look for reasons in the crisis and economic downturns, generational change from X to Y and Z, in astrological forecasts, and even in the fact that “all buyers are goats.” But. A business closes when its product does not solve the problem of the audience. 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

Franchise Launch Checklist
Many owners of a retail business that grows to medium or large size are considering selling their own franchise. The scheme provides a lot of advantages for the franchisor -…

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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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Freelance: Pros and Cons
The modern labor market offers job seekers many work options and conditions on which to carry out their professional activities. Not so long ago, the word "freelance" appeared in our…

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How and why to request user opinions on a site: CSAT guide
In order to find out customers' opinions about the business, they use different rating systems, including CSAT - customer satisfaction score, that is, customer satisfaction index. It works very simply:…

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