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A man who spent $650,000 to have lunch with Warren Buffett says it changed his life in 2 big ways

The highest bidder gets to bring up to seven people to dine with the steak-loving business magnate at Smith & Wollensky steakhouse in Manhattan.<p>In 2007, Mohnish Pabrai, managing partner of Pabrai Investments, and Guy Spier, author of "The Education of a Value Investor" and manager of Aquamarine …

Self-improvement

Правила найма от основателя Aviasales Константина Калинова

30 июня 2015 года по рунету разлетелся ответ основателя метапоисковика авиабилетов Aviasales Константина Калинова, обращённый к одному из …

The Real Reason Your Business Isn't Getting Bigger

The author of the seminal book about scaling, Doug Tatum sits down with Inc. to chat about the beauty of the middle market.<p>Doug Tatum is the business world’s premier diagnostician of growing pains. The title of his book--No Man’s Land: What to Do When Your Company Is Too Big to Be Small but Too …

Domino's makes ordering pizza dangerous with 'Easy Order' button

With more than half of its customers now ordering via its mobile apps, it's fair to say that Domino's has pizza delivery down to a fine art. But in this modern age, there's always room to shave a couple of seconds off the purchasing process. That's where "The Easy Order" comes in. Domino's has …

Ремесло: столярная компания Attribute

Дата: 19.11.2015 , Обновлено: 10.02.2016<p>комментарии: 0<p>Компания, основанная в 2004 году, задумывалась как столярное производство, работающее только на заказ. Но с развитием бизнеса и течением времени концепция частично изменилась: спустя пять лет была выпущена первая коллекция дверей.<p>Александр …

Уолл-стрит снизилась после недели роста

(Рейтер) - Американские фондовые индексы немного снизились после недели интенсивного роста, а крупнейшая сделка в секторе здравоохранения между компаниями Pfizer и Allergan не смогла впечатлить инвесторов в понедельник.<p>Информация о Pfizer на экране на фондовой бирже Нью-Йорка. Американские фондовые …

Что делать, если конкуренты открывают свой магазин напротив нашего

Добрый день!<p>Давно читаю vc.ru, особенно раздел «Вопросы», и сегодня настало время задать свой. У нас есть узкоспециализированный брендовый магазин с …

7 Habits of Highly Motivating Leaders

These are the things effective leaders do to inspire people.<p>Motivating leaders are dynamic people who can flex their leadership style to match each person's needs. These leaders are often relationship builders. They are more interested in finding what motivates each employee to reach high levels of …

Leadership Lessons From a Badass Leader

Captain John Havlik is a badass. In 2015, Havlik retired from the U.S. Navy after 31 years of distinguished service. For 29 of those years, he was a member of the SEALs -- the Navy's elite special operations forces. He has been a part of all of the SEAL teams, including SEAL Team six, considered …

This Is How Millennials Will Change Management

Each generation brings a new set of values. Here’s how the growing number of millennial managers are changing the face of the workplace.<p>Baby boomer managers can be credited with creating employee support programs. Generation X managers can be credited with making the workplace more informal, making …

11 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine Will Make Your Day More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What …

Time Management

3 Tips to Make Sure Your Tech Investments for Your Sales Team Aren't a Waste of Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: Let’s say some super-advanced tech tool to help salespeople comes out. How does the sales team try to keep up?</b> <i><br>-- Michael</i><p><b>A:</b> In the tech world, there are always new products deemed “the next big thing” hitting the market. And, like most …

Emerging Technology

Working Too Much, Drinking Too Much?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Building a business inevitably involves sacrifice. Unfortunately, for some entrepreneurs, healthy habits are the first things to go. It’s hard to get enough sleep, eat balanced meals <i>and</i> squeeze in workouts when meetings, conference calls …

Alcohol

3 Pieces of Advice From a Father Who Made It as an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’ve been writing for quite some time now, covering a range of topics from big brand marketing, personal branding, fatherhood, entrepreneurship and balancing it all.<p>But no column I’ve ever written has gotten more commentary than "With …

Entrepreneurship

The Top 4 Wrong Reasons to Seek Investors

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A popular myth these days is that successful entrepreneurs must attract investors to get their businesses going, when the reality has been that more than 80 percent of new businesses are started and grown with no outside investment at …

Entrepreneurship

Guide to Small Business Ideas

You know you want to start a business and give yourself the best shot at success, but perhaps you’re still considering the kind of business you want to pursue. After all, you probably have a number of small-business ideas.<p>One thing is for certain: the type of business you start should be …

Small Business

The biggest difference between rich people and everyone else isn't how much money they have

Yet, so many of us fail to accumulate wealth simply because of our doubts and fears.<p>"<b>The primary difference between a rich person and a poor person is how they manage fear,</b>" writes Kiyosaki, who grew up observing two father figures: "poor dad" — his real father who died with bills to pay — and …

Schadenfreude

5 пиар-ошибок известных компаний

Одна ошибка может сильно ударить по репутации компании — особенно если вовремя не признать вину и не успокоить клиентов. «Секрет» выбрал насколько …

How Successful Business People Spend Their Weekends

When you think of a successful weekend, what comes to mind? Do you think of working through the whole thing? Do you think of rest, relaxation, and fun? Are you able to enjoy Sunday night just as much as the other times of the weekend?<p>Interestingly, successful business people have specific habits …

The 4 Personality Traits Of Engaging Leaders

How well you keep your team engaged is partly a matter of your own personality.<p>Most people think of leadership as a vocation, but it’s really a psychological process–namely, the process of influencing others to put aside their self-serving agendas and cooperate for the common good of a group. …

5 Things Founders Usually Underestimate

You're probably not worrying about these parts of your business enough.<p>When you're starting a business, you have what feels like an unlimited to-do list, but only limited time, energy and money. Every day you must make decisions about how to deploy these scarce resources. The choices you make will …

The 4 Leadership Traits That Translate To Business Success

New evidence that the character of a company’s leaders has an effect on a business’s financial success.<p>When leaders of large corporations step down amid controversy, their character is often called into question. Recently, Volkswagon CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down from his post when news broke …

3 Ways to Create the Company Culture You Want

This story appears in the October 2015 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>Successful businesses have learned to look beyond skills to whether prospective employees mesh with their company culture from the start.<p>As the founder and CEO of KeepSafe, a San Francisco startup with a cloud-based app for storing …

Team Building

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. American Apparel has filed for bankruptcy.</b> The troubled teen retailer says it will continue to operate its business throughout the process, with its retail stores, wholesale, and US manufacturing operations continuing without interruption.<p><b>2. Adblock announced it is being sold.</b> The company, which …

Advertising

Here's how the cofounder of LinkedIn starts every dinner meeting

But that's not the case for LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman. Each time the LinkedIn executive chairman meets with someone over a meal, he makes a list of the things he wants to talk about. He then asks the person joining him to come up with their own list as well.<p>"Hoffman tries to begin all meals …

Silicon Valley

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Medium, the blogging platform founded by Twitter cofounder Evan Williams, raised $57 million from venture capitalists on Monday.</b> The raise values the company at $400 million.<p><b>2. Marissa Mayer says "ads make content better."</b> Yahoo's CEO was speaking about ad blocking during a keynote session at …

Advertising

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says this is the most important step in hiring

He spoke about this maturation with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner John Doerr earlier this month at the investment firm's CEO workshop. When Doerr asked Hastings about how he hires at Netflix, Hastings said his company's hiring managers rely on reference checks. It's an element of the …

Human Resources

9 stupid mistakes entrepreneurs make, according to a guy who started 20 businesses and failed at 17 of them

<b>A) IGNORING THE "SIX MONTH RULE"</b><p>I was on the board of a business where we all got the financials for that month and realized that the company had six months of cash in the bank.<p>I called the CEO. He said, "no problem. We have six months. I'll raise money a long time before then and we have some big …

Entrepreneurship

7 lessons from entrepreneurs who kept their day jobs while starting their businesses

Even better, working for someone else gives you a front-row view of the best (and worst) ways to run a company, from managing time and money to handling customers and employees.<p>We asked some successful entrepreneurs who founded companies while holding down a 9-to-5 to share the lessons they learned.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

4 Signs You Should Step Down as CEO

Not every entrepreneur is cut out to be the CEO of a growing company. Here are the signs you might be one of them.<p>As any entrepreneur knows, starting a company is challenging but also a lot of fun. Being CEO after your company is successful, however, can be a different kettle of fish.<p>In the book …