How to make an unforgettable first impression
In order to make a first impression on the interlocutor, you need a strong handshake, acceptable appearance and eye contact. These are basic principles, and you probably know them. All…

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How to stay productive under severe stress
We usually talk about how to increase personal efficiency by combining the routine of private life with work. But, unfortunately, each of us is faced with situations that go beyond…

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And with pleasure, and without sin
A large-scale scientific study conducted by Australian scientists confirmed what we all know from early childhood-chocolate really helps the brain work better. This is great news for all guilt-ridden sweet…

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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

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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"Fedor, you talk so much about IT, but where is the pizza?"- what is behind the Dodo Empire»
The founder of the Dodo pizza chain, Fedor Ovchinnikov, told His business how to overtake international pizza giants, capture Moscow with a franchise from the regions, and conquer the Chinese…

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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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How to stay productive under severe stress
We usually talk about how to increase personal efficiency by combining the routine of private life with work. But, unfortunately, each of us is faced with situations that go beyond…

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