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The best apps from the App Store and Google Play for businesses and successful people

The best apps from the App Store and Google Play for businesses and successful people

We are so used to holding a cell phone in our hands that it has become a natural part of our life and we cannot live a day without one. Thanks to mobile applications! And it's not just fun games and social media that devour our time.

Planning to start a business? Six questions to help determine how ready you are

Planning to start a business? Six questions to help determine how ready you are

Many ambitious projects are being launched and experience can help determine the success of any startup. For example, Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, wants to contribute to a new flight to the moon being organized by NASA in 2024. His goal is to create a spaceship.

What are HADI cycles, and how can they benefit a business?

What are HADI cycles, and how can they benefit a business?

HADI cycles are used in business to build and test a hypothesis. Allowing a product to be better adapted to the market enables a start-up business or new product to become marketable more quickly.

What is Agile methodology, how to implement it and why

Agile is a family of flexible project management methodologies that are now wildly popular globally. Is this just a big buzz, or does Agile project management methodology really help you achieve better results?

Mila Semeshkina and the Go Big project from Trivago: success in the era of a pandemic

2020 deprived most people of the opportunity to travel the world, but some defied circumstances and started a new business. 

The concept of Six Sigma in project management

Motorola received a lot of complaints in 1986 about the huge number of manufacturing defects found in their products. Realizing that the situation needed to be urgently corrected, Chief Engineer Bill Smith developed the Six Sigma method to keep defects to a minimum during the development process.

Why do you need the nonfinancial motivation of employees?

Personnel motivation has a direct effect on the efficiency of the personnel - when employees are interested in ensuring that the work output is of the highest quality and also in their own professional development, this mindset has a positive effect on the overall business.

The in-depth interview method: ins and outs

There are many research techniques, and an in-depth marketing interview is one of the most effective methods.

How to test a business idea without losing money

Coming up with a business plan is a great idea.  Although running a business without testing it first is extremely risky because you could incur huge losses.

Looking to the future: what awaits business after the pandemic

The pandemic has forced people to adapt to the new reality and to change everything at once: their routine, attitude to relationships, daily routine, and, of course, work.

Top 6 financial mistakes that will lead to your business collapsing

One of the most common reasons for the failure of business in Russia are all kinds of financial mistakes.  Research shows that the result of these errors means that for every new start-up, two existing companies go out of business.  Indeed, whilst the statistics are telling, it’s possible to turn  the situation around if you know what you’re dealing with.

Skills for today’s workplace, or What you should learn to stand out to recruiters

‘Stress-resistant’ and ‘sociable’ people no longer get hired. Or rather, people who don’t know how to write about their personal and professional qualities in their resume, or refuse to learn the necessary skills for today’s workplace, don’t get hired. After all, modern problems can only be matched with modern solutions.

Ready to launch your business? Stop and ask yourself these questions

Picture this: you’re speeding down a highway at night, buzzing by the idea of opening your own Italian restaurant. You’re a highly proficient accountant, and your friend in the seat next to you is a chef with 10 years of experience. Your brother, an estate agent, has promised to find you the perfect location in the city centre, for a reasonable price, and in your mind you’ve already decided to quit your job and you’re already rehearsing your resignation speech to your Boss.