I’ll tell you my story of starting a family business. At the age of 30, while on maternity leave with my second child, I was looking for a job for my soul and earning at the same time. In the 2014 Chanel spring collection, I saw such a trendy backpack worth 3 thousand dollars.
The simplicity of the style, and most importantly its price, prompted me to try to do the same. And I did it. But the highlight of my backpack was the use of luminous elements. I bought my first luminous backpack, decorated it with colored luminous jewelry and applied the logo with luminous paint. To make a bright copy of the brand thing, I needed: Continue reading
Sergey Smirnov is an experienced businessman. Since 2002, he has been looking for his place in the business, developing and promoting various projects, and in the past, in 2014, he launched the project “Wash-online”.
This project helped to systematize and automate the operation of car washes, helped process the customer base and created all the conditions for those who wanted to wash their car with minimal cost of money and time.
How a startup combined the interests of motorists and car wash owners
Of course, this business, as well as all others, has its own peculiarities and difficulties, Sergey is ready to share his best practices with us.
Sergey came to entrepreneurship at the age of 13. During this time, he managed to work, learn, work “uncle” and create several “solo projects”. Originally Sergey Smirnov from Tula, he studied here at Tula State University and Continue reading
Many times I worked with talented and passionate business owners who were determined to get new customers, that they ended up working for little bits of what they really cost! Actually, some of them worked for free in order to get an impetus to the growth of their future business.
I also tell people, over and over again, that if you are going to prosper day after day, instead of just surviving, you must understand that YOU have something that will lead to this! Unfortunately, too many people in search of a new business sacrifice who they are for the sake of a “chance” in a new business and additional income.
So many people are willing to work for less than they cost, instead of just asking for as much as they cost Continue reading