How to build a profitable business
To understand what the basics of doing business are, you must first clearly define what business is in general. It seems to be clear enough, but it must be said that the traditional concept of business is not complete and needs to be supplemented. First of all, it should be noted that business is an urgent need of people, about the same need as eating, drinking and breathing. Continue reading
How to start a business
Owning your own business is something many people dream of. However, after deciding to open your own business, you need to realize the full responsibility of this step and think through many nuances, each of which can significantly affect the course of the business.
If you want to start your own business, it is also important to understand that you take financial, moral, social and other responsibility for all your actions.
Of course, there is no clear and only correct instruction on how to open your own business. Much depends on the type of business, on your financial capabilities, on your goals. Continue reading
Unusual recruitment procedures
The standard hiring procedure is to interview the candidate, sometimes taking place in several stages. Often, testing or other methods of identifying the level of knowledge and skills of the applicant for the position are also added to the interview.
All of us have ever been interviewed, and some of us may have hired employees ourselves. Usual recruitment procedures are quite clear and familiar to us. However, there are companies that have decided to go far beyond the typical interview and have implemented unusual, and sometimes strange, hiring procedures into their hiring system.
Larry O’Toole, head of the Gentle Giant trucking company, uses a special method of testing the endurance of new employees, and even participates in it himself. Continue reading