How to make money on the Internet for a beginner: proven methods and pitfalls
For the past 8 years, my work has been connected with Internet projects. All this time I interact with people who make money on the Internet (or the Internet gives…

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“This is a way to extend childhood”: for which entrepreneurs do not like Russian education
When it comes to Russian education, polar opinions traditionally sound: someone believes that we got the best system in the world from the USSR, and someone scolds the Soviet legacy…

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Subscription shopping services. Success Mechanics for American Projects
Businesses with a subscription model grow like mushrooms, and this looks logical: with the “subscription” approach, both entrepreneurs and consumers win. Once convincing the customer to join, the service should…

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Professional burnout or career dead end? How to distinguish and cure

“You are probably wondering why I gathered you?”

So my boss said every Monday at a very ordinary meeting. “What stupidity,” I thought distantly, “we know that now you will get to the bottom of everyone in the room.” How I hate you, that guy on the left and the client for whom you have to make excuses. ”

In the evening, I scold myself for these thoughts. The leader should not say so if he wants to become … Stop. And who should I become in this company? There is no higher position, it is impossible to jump to another profession: I have too much specific knowledge that is not suitable to become a director of a company. And in general, at least someone outside the “native” organization. Continue reading

How to hack personal finance: practical tips that have changed thousands of lives

Few people want to work hard for a mercenary all their lives. And this is a completely adequate desire, because the body is aging every year, and employers are squeezing the result out of us at any cost. But we are already old and tired, we want to relax and enjoy life. What to do? I brought you the good news.

Not everything is so bad if you know how to act. But first you need to understand three simple thoughts:

Sooner or later, we will all die. (Are you not going to live forever? Come on, it’s boring.)
What matters is not money, but skills (earning, saving, investing). Continue reading

How to Turn Problems into Solutions: Flip-to-Action Method

What do marketers, product designers, business owners, and editors have in common? They all work with problems and test hypotheses to resolve them. However, there are times when professionals concentrate so deeply on problems that they stop thinking about opportunities.

Marginality is falling, readers are massively unsubscribing from the newsletter, no one knows about the new features of the application – such situations can really be confusing. And then the Flip-to-Action method comes into play.

The method was created by Danish product designer Jesper Henriksen. Initially, it was intended for the development of the Customer Journey Map, but it turned out to be workable in other situations. The scheme is based on reframing a problem, generating an idea, and creating a solution sketch.

Of course, there are times when ideas are generated in a continuous stream without special methods or outside help. But what to do when this does not happen? Howl at the moon? Not worth it. Better try Flip-to-Action! Continue reading

SUNFLOWER OILS READY-UP BUSINESS IDEA
Churn is the basis of the business idea of ​​producing sunflower oil even today, with the right approach, it is of interest from the point of view of investment. Many…

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GROWING ROSES IN A GREENHOUSE THE MOST PROFITABLE AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS
Growing roses in a greenhouse as a business idea has worked well. Roses are always sold regardless of the season, all year round. The first buds appear after 25-30 days,…

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INTERNET BUSINESS IDEAS DO NOT REQUIRE PROFILE INVESTMENTS
The Internet is a fascinating world of business ideas. This is not only a virtual world that serves as a repository of information and communication, but also opens up opportunities…

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“Hack” procrastination: how do I do work that I don’t want to do
We think we are sentient beings. We even believe that we have a certain “I” that has constant and unchanging qualities. Allegedly, today we are "I", yesterday they were, tomorrow…

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