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
Back in 2012, I first tried my hand at business – I opened a store for informals, which worked offline for less than a month. The loan after this adventure paid off another 3 years 🙁
I made all the mistakes that are possible. With that approach, things were doomed to failure, but it still hurts me.
Experienced entrepreneurs, for sure, will laugh at my fakaps. But for newcomers who are now on fire with an idea and are ready to put everything on it, my story will break pink glasses and help to look at my plans more critically.
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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 in a specialty, you need work experience, and in order to get this very experience, you need to get a job. But to despair in this situation and put an “end” to the work of your dreams is not necessary. If you have a great desire to work and develop, you can find a good job without work experience, although it is difficult.
It seems that people who have just left the walls of the university will have a long and difficult search for their first job. In fact, the chances of successful employment without work experience are much greater than it seems. The well-known portal Superjob.ru conducted a study, the results of which were the following data: Continue reading