Business ideas that changed the world
Rocket engine (1926) Physicist Robert Godard was an avid fan of Wells' War of the Worlds. Engaged in science, he spent most of the time studying combustible rocket fuel. He…

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Networking - what is it?
Wikipedia tells us that networking is “a social and professional activity that aims to quickly and efficiently solve complex life problems and business issues with the help of a circle…

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The most interesting shops in the world
Christian Peterson's Bicycle Shop in Berlin To attract attention, the store owner did not bother much, but simply attached a huge amount of real bicycles to the building’s facade. There…

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Monthly Archives: April 2019

How to find a job without experience

Not so bad
It seems that people who have just left the walls of the university will have a long and difficult search for their first job. In fact, the chances of successful employment without work experience are much greater than it seems. The well-known portal Superjob.ru conducted a study, the results of which were the following data: 66% of medium-sized companies and 85% of large companies are ready to hire a specialist without experience. They are quite loyal to successful graduates, however, they go through a more thorough and lengthy selection process than people with serious work experience.

If you analyze the pages of the most popular HR portals and job search sites, it becomes clear: every year there are more and more vacancies marked “you can have no work experience.” Continue reading

What is crowdsourcing?

How crowdsourcing came about
The term “crowdsourcing” was coined by Jeff Howe, who coined it in 2006. Then he, together with the publisher Mark Robinson, published an article in which he described the principle of crowdsourcing and gave examples. In this article, crowdsourcing was compared to outsourcing to a greater extent, and emphasis was placed on their differences: outsourcing is based on the implementation of certain tasks by specialists for a monetary reward, and crowdsourcing involves the performance of work mainly by amateurs and without any kind of monetary payment (or purely symbolic).

Crowdsourcing was first used by I Stock Photo, which has become one of the most successful photo banks in history. Continue reading

16 unusual facts about Coca-Cola
Coca-Cola can rightfully be called one of the most legendary in the world. After all, there is practically not a single person who would not know the taste of this…

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The most interesting shops in the world
Christian Peterson's Bicycle Shop in Berlin To attract attention, the store owner did not bother much, but simply attached a huge amount of real bicycles to the building’s facade. There…

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