Survive
By the nature of my work, I have to hold several intense meetings with various people during the day. This is a new experience, and already trusted partners. The practice…

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What you need to know about personal data to avoid paying a 300,000-ruble fine
Starting from July 1, 2017, the fine for violation of the law on personal data processing will increase to 75 thousand rubles. 1. What kind of law? At the moment,…

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Small companies make mistakes when copying the strategy of large corporations
Allan DIB, author of the book "one-page Marketing plan: get new customers, earn more money, get out of the crowd", says that a well-thought-out marketing plan will help build a…

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What is the problem with smart people

There’s nothing worse than working with fools, is there? When hiring new employees, it is logical to pay attention to smart people — it seems that it will be easier to work with them, because they know a lot and understand everything. However, this is not always the case: in some cases, too smart an employee does more harm than good, says Sidney Finkelstein, author of the BBC article “The problem with smart people”.

This article will be useful for startups, HR managers, and those geniuses who would like to learn that they also have weaknesses.

To make sure that intellectuals are able to ruin a good cause, it is worth remembering the fate of the American energy Corporation Enron, about which few people now remember. Continue reading

The placebo effect in business: how to use and avoid getting caught
Placebo-suggestion based on experience and imagination-works well in business. If the problem is not solved by conventional methods, only the "magic pill"can help. In evidence-based medicine, the placebo effect is…

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The philosophy of failure. How failures help achieve success
Hello! Many people have a cherished dream. But why does not everyone decide to implement it? Perhaps it's because you're afraid to take on a difficult task: what if it…

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What is the problem with smart people
There's nothing worse than working with fools, is there? When hiring new employees, it is logical to pay attention to smart people — it seems that it will be easier…

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Manipulation magic
The first thing a baby learns is to see, move, and manipulate its parents. We absorb the ability to manage people with our mother's milk. If loudly to shout —…

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