Moscow city hall has launched an SMS service to spy on debtors
The Department of information technology of Moscow has launched an SMS-service to track possible arrears in fines, fees and other payments, the press service of the Department reports. Now, to…

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How Alexander Sysoev tamed Goliath (part 1)
This month Vladislav Moiseev's book "Business from nothing, or How to build an Internet company and not go crazy"is published. Forbes publishes a fragment from the book dedicated to Alexander…

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Examples of "new" IT companies
In the course of digital transformation, companies that previously ordered IT solutions themselves become centers of competence in the field of information technology. It's inevitable. And understandable. IT companies should…

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How Alexander Sysoev tamed Goliath (part 2)

The creation of the team
Real business requires a stop-loss involvement. Only if you immerse yourself in your business with all your strength and all your time — the project begins to blossom. Of course, it is possible and necessary to delegate authority. But for this you yourself, personally have to find those people to whom you will delegate them.

Jim Collins in the book “From good to great” has this thesis: “First of all, all the right people should be on Board.” Collins, of course, is right — first you need to assemble a team, and then cut the mooring and go sailing, but again — I do not know how. In practice, I get like this: I first start to do something, and only then around my activities the team gathers. Continue reading

How Alexander Sysoev tamed Goliath (part 1)

This month Vladislav Moiseev’s book “Business from nothing, or How to build an Internet company and not go crazy”is published. Forbes publishes a fragment from the book dedicated to Alexander Sysoev, the founder of 2gis offline map service
Vladislav Moiseev’s book “Business from nothing, or How to build an Internet company and not go crazy” is a joint project of the Laboratory “Once”, publishing house “Alpina publisher” and the Fund for the development of Internet initiatives. The book is devoted to the history of seven major Russian IT-entrepreneurs, their mistakes and failures, successes and breakthroughs. The hero of this Chapter — Alexander Sysoev, occupying the 34th place in the ranking of Russian Internet millionaires according to Forbes with a total asset value of $142 million. Continue reading

As the founder of "1C" built a business with revenue of $1 billion (part 1)
Starting a quarter century ago with the development of "electronic teletype", the entrepreneur has created a sales network for the sale of software, which is envied by major retailers The…

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ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE: THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF
The use of an electronic signature greatly simplifies the process of signing documents and concluding contracts, since it does not require the personal presence of persons concluding various acts. However,…

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As the founder of "1C" built a business with revenue of $1 billion (part 3)
Anatoly Karachinsky, head of IBS Group, is more careful in his assessments. He believes that although 1C has done an amazing job showing how a local developer can create a…

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Sensors everywhere: six stories of incredible profits and artificial intelligence (part 2)
History fifth. Big Data for the entertainment industry Netflix owes much of its success to algorithms that analyze user data and help make movie recommendations. The recommendation system affects 80%…

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