Integrated Reporting - A New Reporting Model for Business
The concept of integrated reporting has recently occupied the first pages of professional publications in the world of accounting. The global financial crisis has revealed the need for a new…

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Small business profit - its types and how to determine it.
After writing several articles on the effectiveness of small business, I received a letter from a reader asking what profit is in business. I believed that this question is so…

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The benefits of a loan for small businesses.
For a small business, there are several ways to determine the benefits of a loan. The easiest, but also the most approximate way. Rather, it’s not even a way, but…

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COLLECTIVE CONSCIOUSNESS: about the eBay founder’s foundation

How impact investments, venture philanthropy and flexible capital change the world, says Elena Boytsun, Investment Director, Central and Eastern Europe, Omidyar Group.

Four years ago, I had a unique opportunity to become an impact investor, starting work in one of the most famous world companies in this field. The Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment company of Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, had already invested more than $ 1 billion in various projects, companies and non-profit organizations around the world.

My task was to structure the activities, business models and portfolios in Central and Eastern Europe for the fund. Having plunged deeply into this sphere, I understand more and more that the region’s financial system needs transformation of the post-Soviet countries financial system towards flexible capital, and impact investments and venture philanthropy are the most logical tools for this. Continue reading

Improving financial literacy of the population: international experience and Russian practice
The financial aspect affects almost all spheres of life of a modern person. Financial literacy provides an opportunity to manage your financial well-being. The lack of basic financial knowledge and…

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Using the “80 to 20” Principle in Business
Almost everyone in his personal life and business spends time, energy and money on things that are indirectly related to our happiness and values ​​for others. Learn to attach importance…

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Free Business Game "Your Start" - Entrepreneurship Course
According to Edgar Dale's learning cone, the most effective learning is to simulate or perform a real action. It gives 90% of the result, compared, for example, with lectures, videos…

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The benefits and costs of economic growth
Most governments aim for high rates of economic growth, believing that this will lead their countries to higher living standards. In pursuing monetary policy, the government is trying to influence…

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