“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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Strategic communications, or the Event does not end with a DJ set
It so happens that the manager goes from theory to practical actions, and there is also the other side, when the specialist intuitively and practically, through trial and error, opens…

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Outsourcing: all the pros and cons
So, you have an urgent need to reduce the number of tasks for employees, but at the same time work smoothly and even save. All this can be done if…

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Business Trends, or How to Get the Most Out of Business Benefits from Innovation

We cannot conduct business at the same speed with which our ancestors conducted them. The business world has changed. Twenty years ago it was completely different, the speed of the necessary changes today is completely different. As strategists, as creators of companies, as business owners, today we are faced with challenges that no one has ever faced before. Below I briefly outlined some trends that affect business strategy today. Continue reading

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 loans, but are trying to take more. Let’s look at loans that are taken for operational activities, and step by step see what to do in this situation. Most often, loans are taken to pay suppliers and, as it were, to “improve the business.” But business recovery is not in new loans, but in reorganization. We will analyze the situation and take a step-by-step action plan so that “sinful loans do not kill your business”. 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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Outsourcing: all the pros and cons
So, you have an urgent need to reduce the number of tasks for employees, but at the same time work smoothly and even save. All this can be done if…

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Three main business trends of 2018: automation, innovation, quality
To develop your business, both here and abroad, you should offer customers a competitive product, which, in turn, cannot be produced without well-established processes for which process management is responsible.…

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“Gold is for fools,” or Why business is not a sport, and the winner does not get everything
Within the framework of these columns, we talked a lot about how the companies are structured and their weaknesses. They talked a lot and in detail about how to diagnose…

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