How do I make effective cold calls?
Vladimir Yakuba shares effective methods of "cold calls" and explains how to get rid of the fear of telephone conversations and learn to respond correctly to refusals I don't like…

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Threat of franchise: important advice to budding franchisees
A novice franchisee may face numerous challenges and problems. Some of them are typical for all types of business, but there are also unique obstacles that should be taken into…

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Long sales: how to close deals faster
Ekaterina Ukolova gives advice on speeding up a long sales cycle: where to start, how to split processes and optimize them, and what is the role of employee motivation The…

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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 ways to motivate customers
Every entrepreneur is secretly afraid of this terrible time when all customers run away, go on vacation, suddenly lose interest in his product and simply forget about its existence. For example, the scourge of a large part of Russian business is summer holidays: no one agrees to meetings, marketing offers are automatically sent to spam, calls remain unanswered, messages in social networks hang for days… No wonder this period is called the “dead season”. Even the long may weekends preceding the summer season are usually unprofitable — the end-to-end Analytics service Alytics suggests that during this time, Russian business loses almost 30% of orders. Continue reading

Can trainings “put out the fire of a business”?
Denis Sidenko talks about situations when employees and business executives really benefit from attending a variety of trainings - from time management training to team building skills - and in…

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"Irradiated business": how radiation treatment prolongs the life of goods
We talk about the practice of radiation exposure of products-tea, sausages, etc. - to protect against microbes and mold; explain how this affects the health of consumers and the shelf…

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Long sales: how to close deals faster
Ekaterina Ukolova gives advice on speeding up a long sales cycle: where to start, how to split processes and optimize them, and what is the role of employee motivation The…

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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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