How to survive the "dead season" for business»
Ekaterina Ukolova gives advice to entrepreneurs on how to overcome the "dead season" - from describing the process of diversifying areas of work-to special training for sales managers and new…

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How I sold cookies to the Russian Army, kindergartens, and major network operators
A businesswoman from Khabarovsk bought a tiny line for the production of cookies. I found a recipe, gathered a team and cheerfully got down to business. And after a couple…

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How to get rid of a non-shipping item in a store
Grigory Pavlov, Director Of the Association of Retail Stores, talks about how to work with illiquid product balances in a retail store, identifies the main problem points and gives advice…

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How to love criticism and make your company more creative

Although there is a lot of talk about the benefits of criticism, it is often this word that carries a negative connotation. Dmitry Trepolsky explains how companies can not only make criticism an effective tool for improvement, but also develop their creative potential by adapting the method of critical evaluation used in the creative sphere
Today, the concept of creativity is not associated exclusively with aesthetics. This is rather a mandatory competence for every organization that seeks to find new opportunities in the markets, implement innovative approaches to business management and create breakthrough products. But everything that concerns creativity often causes great irritation. Continue reading

A check-list to launch your franchise
Many owners of a retail business that grows to a medium or large size are thinking about selling their own franchise. The scheme provides a lot of advantages for the…

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Leads without joy: three situations where requests and calls do not bring sales, but problems
What does almost every company expect from online advertising? Of course, leads. The more — the better. After all, there are not many good things. However, our experience shows that…

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Sales from the stage: "pros", "cons", warnings
Alexey Milovanov lists the strengths and weaknesses of public sales, talks about the opportunities for business development that open "sales from the stage" - on large forums, round tables, webinars…

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Consumer extremism: how buyers are "stripped" of the company
The law on consumer protection is one of the most advanced in our legislation. Despite the fact that a huge number of deceived people do not rush to the courts,…

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