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How to reduce stress in the workplace – 5 tips from a CEO

Milena Duric Experience

Managing a successful business is no easy task and one of the key features of great companies are satisfied employees. While stress in the workplace is almost inevitable, it’s up to the entrepreneur to make sure that his team is facing as little stress as possible. Why is this so important? Employees who are under a lot of stress are less productive. They are generally more absent altogether due to stress they’re facing while working. …

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What is agility and how to become an agile entrepreneur?

Milena Duric Experience

People are using the word “agile” more and more during these years. What does it mean exactly?   Agility is the ability to act quickly and with economy of effort in accurate response to change and also to initiate change for business advantage, says Paul Allen.   But if we translate this sentence into an ordinary language, agility represents the ability to respond fast to unexpected situations, and to keep your mind open to new …

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Casper Ravn-Sørensen on the culture of leadership

Milena Duric Experience, Investment

If we look up in the dictionary, the definition of a leader is, as follows – the person who leads or commands a group, organization, or country. But what is one similar thing to all the leaders other than leading? It is – commitment to a cause. And why is that? What actually makes leader a leader? Leaders are persons who impose their own values and assumptions on the group. If they manage to impose …

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Making the first impression as a young entrepreneur – a few tips

Milena Duric Experience

You have probably wondered what is the most important thing during important business meetings. As a young, inexperienced entrepreneur, you probably think it is:   The plan of the meeting Or the presentation of the project Maybe you even guess it is The closure of the meeting that is doing all the job But you are wrong! The most important thing during business interviews is actually the first impression you make. Amy Cuddy is Harvard …

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What is a financial statement and how to make it perfect?

Milena Duric Investment

A financial statement is a document provided by your bookkeeper, accounting manager or controller. Basically, it represents the balance of the profit of your company. What does financial statement include? Generally, financial statement includes: the balance sheet income statement and statement of cash flow The balance sheet – provides a snapshot of the business’s assets, liabilities and owner’s equity for a given time (preferably once a month) Current assets – includes cash, stocks and other …

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More effective meetings – a few tips from Casper Ravn-Sørensen

Milena Duric Experience

If you are a startup that has just begun growing and developing, you probably need some advice related to the scheduled meetings. It is desirable that you and your team hold meetings on weekly or monthly basis. And why? Because, in order to reach the effectiveness of the company, and sustainable development, you have to gather all the people that are concentrated on the goal and have a talk about your further strategy. An actual …

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The young entrepreneur’s circle of people – their influence

Milena Duric Experience, Investment

If you have a heart and mind of a young entrepreneur, you sure are a loner. You have a great idea of a project. You have thought everything through. But the thing you lack is your circle of people. Why? Here is some advices from Casper Ravn-Sørensen on why you need a team of people that are focused on the same goal. The knowledge Of course that you have the knowledge around the area you …

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Starting a business before 25 – a few lessons for a young entrepreneur

Milena Duric Experience

You are less than 25 years old and you think you cannot handle all the experienced business people in the entrepreneurial world? Don’t worry, here are a few tips from Casper Ravn-Sørensen on how to deal with starting your own business before being 25. The right group of people In order to make a successful business, you have to realize first that you cannot do everything yourself. You need a group of people who will …

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Casper Ravn-Sørensen – being a millennial and working with them

Milena Duric Experience

When Casper Ravn-Sørensen was a young entrepreneur in his twenties, he didn’t know anything about a term – millennials. He never bothered whether the people his generation made money or not. The only thing he was concentrated on was his desire. A desire to make something that is his and that will change the world in a certain sense! Today, Casper Ravn-Sørensen is involved in various marketing, investment and loan projects. He has to work …

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A few reasons why you should become an entrepreneur

Milena Duric Experience

Being stuck in an everyday 9 to 5 job makes you feel trapped. It is often that young people get to think – Why the hell am I even sitting here? I am not even working for my idea!   Here are a few reasons why you should consider dropping your ordinary job and finding the inspiration you need in entrepreneurship.   You get to be free   Well, not 100% free, you still have …