Credit Debt Masochism
Today, one of the main topics of all world media is the debt crisis that erupted in Europe. The absolute and relative values ​​of various types of debt (external, state,…

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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…

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Voice Marketing: The Psychology of Solving Marketing Tasks
A person always draws a psychological portrait of someone with whom he is involved in communication. This portrait is created from a wealth of data. A voice can tell a…

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new business education

What makes us feel good about work?

What motivates you to work? Contrary to popular belief, this is not only money. But it is not only pleasure. It seems that most of us are thriving, constantly moving forward and feeling purposeful. The behavioral economist Dan Ariely presents two instructive experiments that show our unexpected and nuanced attitudes toward meaning in our work.

Transcription of Dan Ariely’s performance at the TED venue:
Today I want to talk a little about work and workers. When we think about how people work, we imagine people as rats in a maze. Money is the only thing people care about, and when we pay people, we can order them to work on this or that. For this reason, we pay bonuses to bankers and pay in various ways. In fact, we unusually simplify the view of why people work and what the labor market looks like. Continue reading

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 or reading. A game is an imitation of real activity. Business game Your Start is perhaps the only free online training in Russian on pumping entrepreneurial qualities and skills.

Free – does not mean free or low quality. The game, which is actually an entrepreneurship course, lasts 15 days. Meetings are held online in live mode. This is not a car workshop! The creator of the business course on Internet entrepreneurship, Your Start, a well-known serial entrepreneur – Evgeny Khodchenkov, himself, leads this game live. Eugene and his team have worked wonderfully creating this course and really follow their basic principle in business – do good for people, give it first, and only then get the opposite effect in the form of cash flow and positive emotions! Continue reading

BEYOND THE EIGHT PARTIES
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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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Distribution and production relations
As relations almost identical to non-existent relations of ownership of shared means of production, the communist theory considers production relations, which, therefore, also have a significant impact on the distribution…

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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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