Shadow purchases of state and municipal companies
Artur Kurbanov talks about the situation with procurement of state and municipal companies in Russia and gives advice to entrepreneurs on how to overcome difficulties on the way to effective…

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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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How to successfully participate in tenders: 5 rules for entrepreneurs
Arthur Kurbanov talks about five rules for entrepreneurs who want to participate in the tender procurement system: from recommendations to carefully study customer documents and terms of reference to purely…

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“Give Mark money!” Or How Facebook’s advertising appetites have changed

Last year, the head of Facebook changed the company’s mission. Instead of “uniting families and friends” it was “creating a global social infrastructure”. Thus ended the ideological transformation of a cozy site for like-minded people into a transnational giant. But in fact, the spirit of a large corporation haunted the social network since the hostel of Mark Zuckerberg. In the article we will tell how the advertising appetites of the company grew over these 15 years
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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. Continue reading

Divide and conquer: 4 tips for working with a client in the service business

Maria Zubareva, Head of Ingate Customer Service Department, shares her professional experience and gives tips on how to improve the process of interacting with clients in the field of service provision: why it is important to hire a separate specialist to collect debts, who should be entrusted with the sales and how not to get bogged down in routine operations
It happens that a client has worked with you for many years, became a friend and brother, and then turned around and went to competitors. And then another, and more. In this situation, it is logical to check the entire business process, starting with the quality of the service provided and ending with communications. But what to do when you have a great product and team, but the customers leave anyway? Continue reading

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 of months, I realized that one enthusiasm is not enough-no one buys cookies. Stanislav Matushevich tells how he got involved in this business, toured the city and surrounding villages, visited dozens of thresholds and brought the manufacturer a contract with a large network for a million
Hi, my name is Stas. I originally wrote this material together with DaData.ru — the service helps businesses get the most out of customer data. But in the end, this article is not about data, but about patience Continue reading

How does the tax office know that you rent an apartment and don’t pay taxes
Real estate expert Oleg Tsarev talks about how government agencies get information on renting housing and not paying mandatory income taxes It's no secret that 70% of apartments on the…

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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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Apartments will not sell themselves, or how to properly process the client
In today's tough competition among developers, the level of professionalism of sales managers in this area plays a key role. Anna Druzyuk gives recommendations on how to properly organize the…

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How to create an effective presentation: 5 simple steps
Rita Komarevich talks about five steps to create a clear, stylish and effective presentation for a webinar, conference or business meeting Creating a presentation for a conference, webinar, or meeting…

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