Consumer vs business: why it is better not to offend the customer
If this material was intended for unscrupulous companies, it could start like this: "more than half of Russians are not ready to sue you." In the new article, we talk…

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"Millennials choose fresh roasting." What happened to the coffee market in Russia during the year — Poster research
The growth of the "takeaway coffee" format, the filter instead of Americano and the fashion for the hario funnel-the company for automating cafes, restaurants and stores Poster analyzed the purchases…

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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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Pygmalion to himself, or How to become the reason for his advancement

Vedagar Morgunov, a mentor in the field of productive public communication, talks about how to independently improve your own status as a professional by changing or adjusting your image, and explains what role the appearance of a modern professional plays in the process of growing up the career ladder and establishing working relationships
I like to be groomed. When the hair is clean, shiny and neatly trimmed. When the skin is slightly moisturized. And also when the suit sits well, and the shoes are not upset on the shoes. Because grooming, in the first place, is an indicator of how a person knows how to save what is created. In untidiness lurks a certain homelessness. About the same as in those homeless people who did not even bother to worry in advance about their overnight stay. Such, as a rule, spend the night where necessary; the main thing is that it should be darker and smaller people. Continue reading

5 commandments of the sales Department, or how to grow strawberries

Irina Narchemashvili, financial Director of ATManagement Group, lists five rules for effective organization of the sales Department – from dividing the functions of managers and paying salaries based on the results of the plan implementation-to building a system of employee motivation
As a child, I tried to grow strawberries at my grandmother’s dacha. I had a small garden, seedlings, watering can and the hot sun of Tbilisi. It would seem: plant, water, harvest. But no, my strawberries are dead. It turned out that the land needs to be fertilized, seedlings planted in a certain way, and the leaves are periodically treated with protection. 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 franchisor — this seems to be evidenced by the number of companies offering their franchises. Kirill Popov, entrepreneur and co-founder of the interior design project ordering service, talks about the advantages and pitfalls of this process izidizi.com, formerly head of the Coffee Like chain and co-owner of the Laser Pro epilation salon chain, which is distributed throughout the franchise
Three facts that you need to know before you start your own franchise:

Developing your own network is more profitable than selling a franchise. Continue reading

"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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Digitalization or death: how Russian retailers fit into the new realities of trade
Venera Shaydullina talks about the digitalization trends of electronic and offline trading, cites the 5 most promising technologies that will have a strong impact on e-commerce in the near future,…

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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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5 secrets of the "selling" resume from the best sellers
Business coach Olga Westendorp gives five useful tips that will help you create the perfect resume: from the message of “success” of the candidate and the right self-presentation to the…

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