Can a business slip away from inspections and become “untouchable”?
We already wrote that on the website of the General Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation, as well as on the website of the Prosecutor's Office of St. Petersburg, a…

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How I sold cookies to the Russian Army, kindergartens and large chain stores
An entrepreneur from Khabarovsk bought a tiny cookie production line. I found a recipe, put together a team and cheerfully got down to business. And after a couple of months…

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How to love criticism and make the company more creative
Although much is said about the benefits of criticism, often this very word carries a negative connotation. Dmitry Trepolsky explains how, by adapting the critical assessment method used in the…

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How I sold cookies to the Russian Army, kindergartens and large chain stores

An entrepreneur from Khabarovsk bought a tiny cookie production line. I found a recipe, put together a team and cheerfully got down to business. And after a couple of months I realized that enthusiasm alone is not enough – nobody buys cookies. Stanislav Matushevich tells how he got involved in this business, traveled around the city and the surrounding villages, studded dozens of thresholds and brought the manufacturer an agreement with a large million-dollar network. Continue reading

“Give Mark money!”, Or How Facebook’s Appetites Have Changed

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Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly emphasized that he did not create Facebook for money. However, the monetization of the project began quite quickly. Already in the year of foundation of the social network, he launches the Flyers project. Local clubs post student party and social events information and pay $ 10 to 40 per day to run ads. Continue reading

How to conclude a contract with a self-employed

How much noise the self-employed reform made! And all due to the fact that from January 1, 2019, law No. 422-FZ entered into force, which introduced a new tax regime in the Russian Federation. This regime was called professional income tax, and those who apply it are self-employed. In this experiment, such a tax system was introduced in four test regions: Moscow, the Republic of Tatarstan, Moscow and Kaluga regions. Continue reading

“Give Mark money!”, Or How Facebook's Appetites Have Changed
First ad Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly emphasized that he did not create Facebook for money. However, the monetization of the project began quite quickly. Already in the year of foundation…

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How to love criticism and make the company more creative
Although much is said about the benefits of criticism, often this very word carries a negative connotation. Dmitry Trepolsky explains how, by adapting the critical assessment method used in the…

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Employees are “muddled”, or How to develop responsibility among subordinates
Recently, managers have been complaining about their staff: the staff makes a lot of mistakes; employees do not think about the consequences of their actions; Workers perform tasks without preparation…

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“No legs - no cartoons”, or How a business refuses to serve 40 million potential customers
Weak, old, and not sufficiently dexterous could not only bring no benefit to the relatives, but they became a burden and a threat. A good solution to the problem was…

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