Mila Semeshkina's blog

Online education and self-development

5 Oct 2022

Why micromanagement is evil or how you can kill the productivity of your team

One of the most common things that people come to me to complain about is that they do not have enough time to monitor the work of their employees. Therefore, …

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3 Oct 2022

How do you promote your idea to your boss if you are an ordinary employee?

Surely you have seen many movies where a young employee (often a timid but intellectually gifted female) comes to her boss with an innovative idea, but he stops her in …

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30 Sep 2022

3 programming languages you should have known yesterday

Do contemporary professionals have to know programming languages to get a comprehensive payment package, a high salary and other perks? I am sure they do. Especially if they are aiming …

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26 Sep 2022

What taxes do small businesses have to pay in Russia, the US or Europe?

Do you want to launch a business and make it international? Then, find out what taxes you will have to pay after registering a company or a similar individual business …

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23 Sep 2022

To call or not to call? That is the question… What to do if a recruiter vanishes after an interview

It would seem that your interview went well – so what else do they need from you? You certainly demonstrated your best side, impressed your potential employer with your vast …

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20 Sep 2022

"I'm leaving gracefully." How to quit your job properly

“Why should I try to maintain a good relationship with former colleagues and management if I am going to quit?” you might ask. I will answer from my own experience: …

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10 Jun 2022

Get a job as an HR manager at any cost: how you can win over an employer with your CV

Today I will reveal some helpful secrets for those who want a distinguished career in HR and realise that there are many unknown pitfalls.

8 Jun 2022

Everything is in your hands: what is agency, and why is it a trend in 2023?

Even though two years have passed since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the trends it has established have continued to develop worldwide. As a result, it has given rise to new demands for companies and professionals.

23 May 2022

Soft power in business. Why is it always better than tough negotiations?

We are all familiar with hard power. For the first time we encounter it in childhood, when, for example, a parent takes away a favorite toy from a child in order to force her to do homework or run an errand.

29 Oct 2021

A career marathon developed for sustainable career development

The world has never moved forward at such cosmic speed: technologies, professions, business, culture - everything seems to be changing within a matter of months and before our very eyes!