Sinful loans or slow death: 6 steps to not kill your business
Very often I come across the opinion of businessmen about the fact that business without loans is impossible. Most of this is proved by those who are fed up with…

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What to consider in the agreement with the counterparty in order not to incur losses
Entrepreneurship is always associated with risks, which can occur both from factors independent of a person and from human factors. The latter include intentional non-performance of the contract, fraud, inclusion…

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“The tail steers a dog”, or Three stories of real business
Svetlana Emelyanova, managing partner of STEP Consulting, shares three stories from business practice that describe the resistance of the company's employees to useful changes and innovations, and explains how to…

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How to manage expenses that are not budgeted

Unforeseen expenses need to be foreseen. Behind this seemingly absurd phrase lies an unfortunate truth: expenses not provided for by the budget are inevitable for any company. Force majeure, unexpected investment opportunities, price increases, forced contractor changes are the reality of any business. It is impossible to build business processes so that costs never arise; which means that you need to learn to live with them. Continue reading

How not to fall under tax suspicion: dangerous schemes and mistakes of entrepreneurs

It is important to note that schemes differ from errors in the awareness of the commission, and therefore the consequences. Let’s start with the mistakes that managers face due to low awareness, lack of experience or excessive courage.

The desire to save on professionals

And, as a result, low competencies of accountants. Continue reading

What is a system in business?

The system in business provides order, correct and quick execution of work. It is no secret that business is, first and foremost, people. So, to build a system, you need to manage people who perform tasks, and make sure that they do the work sequentially and give a stable result. But man is not a machine. How can one systematize its activities? Continue reading

How we built a turquoise company: Alexey Denisov's experience - OLS
We, the OLS company, are a turquoise organization. How do we understand this? As well as all really working “turquoise” organizations - having read Frederic Lalu’s book “Discovering the Organizations…

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What is an overdraft for a business and when is it needed?
Overdraft is a revolving credit line that a bank can provide to a company or individual entrepreneur to cover a temporary and short-term cash gap. This is actually a business…

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5 rules on how to help the customer during construction in order to receive contracts in the future
It is no secret that many of the directors of small construction companies that conclude a contract for construction and installation works (performers of all kinds or only some narrow-profile…

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20 technology and brand promotion trends in 2019
Marketing is a dynamic, changeable and unstable industry in which it is not enough to grab onto one thing and constantly adhere to it - there will always be something…

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