Management

Against all odds: Why do entrepreneurs take failed ideas

“So many people are doing a business that will obviously fail,” says the Quora Q & A service user. “Why? Are they so dumb that they can't figure it out?” Discussion participants answer a cheeky question and agree that everything is not hopeless even in the most absurd situations.
Things

Technological basis: 5 things that will warm your wardrobe

In recent years, creative directors of fashion houses and designers of small brands have shown many examples of the introduction of clothing for tracking and mountaineering in everyday style. To repeat most of them in Russian realities, great courage is needed: it is obvious that you are unlikely to come to the office in a huge Prada ski jacket over a suit.
Discovery of the week

Hydra Bar, the new Baton and The Y

Hydra Bar ADDRESS: Nikitsky Blvd, 11/12, p. 1 WORKING HOURS: Sun., Tue, Wed: 18: 00-01: 00; Thu, Fri, Sat: 18: 00-04: 00; Mon - day off. MIDDLE CHECK: 1,500 rubles. FACEBOOK A small evening bar opened on Nikitsky Boulevard. When you find yourself inside, it seems that you were either in a medieval fortress, or in the basement of Hogwarts.
Prime numbers

How much does pizza really cost

Life around continues to figure out what the real cost of familiar things is. In this issue, we decided to find out how much Margarita pizza costs. What is the cost of dough, sauce, tomatoes and cheese, said representatives of major brands. How much does Margarita pizza cost? The cost of pizza is 120-170 rubles. What the price is composed of Products - 25-30% Mark-up - 65-70% How entrepreneurs set the price Kirill Vyrypaev financial director of Dodo Pizzas In Moscow restaurants Dodo Pizzas, Margarita pizza delivery costs 625 rubles.
Interesting

On "Tretyakov" opened "Varenichnaya number 1"

Near the metro station "Tretyakovskaya" the sixth cafe of the Varenichnaya No. 1 network opened in Moscow. About this Life around told representatives of the institution. The owners of the restaurant are Tarantino, Kraft burger bar Lacchi Luciano and a network of Italian cafes Rukkola. The menu is based on dumplings.
Management

My treasure: Women who helped husbands become billionaires

Mackenzie BEZOS The wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, Jeff Bezos has always been ambitious. In 1990, at the age of 26, he became vice president of the Bankers Trust, after which he moved to the position of senior vice president of the financial company DE Shaw & Co. A year later, he decided it was time to get married. He asked friends to look for single girls among his acquaintances and arrange blind dates for them.

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Tony Cragg in the Hermitage: From trash to Murano glass

Until May, an exhibition of the British Briton Tony Cragg, one of the most famous contemporary sculptors, is open at the General Staff Building. 55 works were brought to the Hermitage, including several iconic works and drawings, which are extremely rare. All together, in the case of Cragg with his multi-kilogram sculptures, this is already an indicative retrospective that cannot be missed.
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Rooftop party at the Children's Philharmonic, Ninja Tune in the "House of Print" and after party Ural Music Night | 2019
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Rooftop party at the Children's Philharmonic, Ninja Tune in the "House of Print" and after party Ural Music Night

Every Friday, Tesnota promotional bureau publishes a weekend weekend guide to Life around Yekaterinburg. Sasha Elsakov and Slava Dushin tell what parties are in the Ural capital and what to expect from them. Text Alexander Yelsakov In the photo: The Misanthrope bar The Misanthrope bar Following its name, the underground bar is again away from the Night of Music, but admission is free today.
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Who prepares Moscow for the holidays and how | 2019
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Who prepares Moscow for the holidays and how

Brutal workers sprinkle foam stars with gold glitter, the milling machine moves along an inventive trajectory - the result is bells. All that is happening, leaning against the wall, is watched by a two-meter Nutcracker wrapped in polyethylene.So on December Saturday, in a big darkened hangar on the outskirts of Moscow, they are preparing the festival "Journey to Christmas", which starts in Moscow on December 16.
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Austerlitz, Zoo Caretaker's Wife, David Lynch: Living in Art, and three more films | 2019
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Austerlitz, Zoo Caretaker's Wife, David Lynch: Living in Art, and three more films

Fast and Furious 8 Director: Felix Gary Gray Cast: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason State, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Natalie Emmanuel, Kurt Russell Vin Diesel drives between Cuba and the Arctic Ocean Seven "Fast and the Furious" Dominic (Vin Diesel) spends sunsets with his beloved Letty (Michelle Rodriguez), and during the day drives on old cars on fire, deserving the respect of the locals.
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How British students invent toys with meaning | 2019
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How British students invent toys with meaning

Exploring the theme of childhood, students of the "British" are developing various devices and objects filled with special meanings. As part of the industrial design course, they work on completely different concepts and ideas, but most often they are based on a unique personal experience or childhood memory. Life around talks about the unusual work of graduates of the "British", which make the lives of children and parents more interesting.
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Plus Size Models | 2019
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Plus Size Models

American plus-size model Ashley Graham in early July released a new collection of underwear Purple Rain. Not the second, and not the third - the 14th. In the States, non-standard models appear on magazine covers, become the faces of large-scale advertising campaigns of mass-market brands that actively exploit the image of natural beauty without templates in order to increase loyalty and expand the audience.
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Brave people: How to make a difficult decision | 2019
Management

Brave people: How to make a difficult decision

Julia BURLAKOVA Trainer, psychologist-consultant, specialist in the development and implementation of corporate culture True, have you repeatedly reproached yourself for your lack of decisiveness in new endeavors, and also for the fact that by your twenty-five have not yet become an uncontrolled serial entrepreneur? Would you realize all your ideas, would you be rich and famous for a long time, but at the same time save humanity?
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Padded jackets and pants-pipes: What Ural designers borrow from the fashion of the Second World War | 2019
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Padded jackets and pants-pipes: What Ural designers borrow from the fashion of the Second World War

During the Second World War, designers in Europe and the USSR were not up to fashion: widespread military uniforms, a shortage of the most necessary, work for the front and difficult living conditions dictated the style of rationality. However, the fashion has not died out, but only transformed. Stylist Oksana Plonskaya gathered seven trends for Life around Yekaterinburg, generated by the harsh necessity of the wartime of the 40s, which designers still quote today, including in the Urals.
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Nymphomaniac: Part 2, Dubrovsky, 300 Spartans: The Rise of an Empire
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Nymphomaniac: Part 2, Dubrovsky, 300 Spartans: The Rise of an Empire

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Tesla Electronics Festival, Chinese Wine Tasting, Constructivist Symphony and Dali Exhibition
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Tesla Electronics Festival, Chinese Wine Tasting, Constructivist Symphony and Dali Exhibition

December 11, Monday In the photo: the film "The Amazing World of Jerome Bosch" From 11:00 in the Ural Center for Design Development last day an exhibition of rare paintings by Salvador Dali "Surrealism is me." The exposition includes paintings from private collections of domestic and foreign collectors, most of it was taken by the surrealist’s illustrations for Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy.
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Personal Barista: What expensive coffee machines can do
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Personal Barista: What expensive coffee machines can do

About what coffee can be, how to grind and brew it correctly, Life around prepared a lot of material. This time, the editors of Life around tested five automatic premium coffee machines: we tell how they differ from each other and which machine makes the most delicious coffee. Siemens EQ.9 Price: 149,990 rubles The main feature of the solid Siemens steel unit is the Barista mode, where coffee gourmets can change the depth settings to their taste.
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Monetize your dog: 5 ways to make money on pets
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Monetize your dog: 5 ways to make money on pets

Pets are loved not only by users of social networks, but also by entrepreneurs. Cats and dogs are a good way to earn money, their owners decided and began to create pet rental outlets around the world. It turned out that people are willing to pay for the opportunity to chat with a cute or not very animal. H&F has figured out who to rent.
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The first private philharmonic society opens in Moscow
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The first private philharmonic society opens in Moscow

The music agency FBITS launches the first Russian private philharmonic in Moscow. A concert hall called FINOMI, or the Philharmonic of the new musical art, will open on March 29, reports the portal Colta.ru. The Philharmonic is located on Kurskaya Street, at Podsosensky Lane, Building 20, Building 1.
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What to buy in the market in August?
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What to buy in the market in August?

In recent years, Russian cities have experienced a surge of interest in markets and farm products. Life around, together with experts, understands what seasonal products you need to pay attention to right now and what to buy in the markets in August. Yuri Basin CEO Cheryomushkinsky market Fruits and berries August - the richest month for fruits: plums, peaches, nectarines, apricots, pears, apples, blackberries, cornel, early grapes.
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