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About Aleks Vladimirov

Alex has over 10 years developing software. Based on his experience he identified how many projects failed not because of the team working on them, but because they had been badly managed. This realization motivated him to move to and become a Project Manager. He is certified Trainer and Coach and Certified Project Manager. On his other website https://alexVladimirovCoaching.com he writes on topics related to personal development.

What is number one reason for ineffective meetings

I was shocked to learn this sad statistic: We surveyed 182 senior managers in a range of industries: 65% said meetings keep them from completing their own work. 71% said meetings are unproductive and inefficient. 64% said meetings come at the expense of deep thinking. 62% said meetings miss opportunities to bring the team closer [...]

By |May 29th, 2020|Categories: Product Development|Tags: , |Comments Off on What is number one reason for ineffective meetings

The first step to become a Product Manager!

I had been in a few discussions with my mastermind groups. Occasionally, people had shared their passion to move to Product Management. And usually after that, the first question they ask is: “What does product manager really do?”

By |May 18th, 2020|Categories: Product Development|Tags: , |Comments Off on The first step to become a Product Manager!

One secret which will help you get rid of a bad habit!

Doing something for a day is easy! Fasting for a day is easy. Doing sports for a day is easy. The true character of a person is shown when they have to do something for several weeks! What really matters in life is not always easy. There is a natural law that governs our decision [...]

By |April 25th, 2020|Categories: daily posts, Entrepreneurship|Tags: |Comments Off on One secret which will help you get rid of a bad habit!

Asking for forgiveness is better than making a mistake

Zoom is a popular video conference platform which popularity skyrocket recently. Because of the social isolation, their easy-to-use interface, helped them to become the go to application in the video conference market, surprising traditional players in the market such as GoToMeeting, Microsoft Skype and Microsoft Teams and Google.However, they had a little secret. Their infrastructure [...]

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What can a business learn from a weight losing and my 2 months experience

A cold night in February, during my regular call with the tribe community and we had an interesting discussion about goals. I can still vividly recall how one of the tribe members mentioned something about doing sports. This made me think about my own priorities in life and how I wanted to become leaner for some time [...]

By |April 23rd, 2020|Categories: daily posts, Entrepreneurship|Tags: , |Comments Off on What can a business learn from a weight losing and my 2 months experience

Is scarcity a good strategy?

Your plane had just crashed, and you appeared to be safe. After the initial shock went away, you realize something. You are on an isolated island and there is nothing else on the horizon. "Apparently, I will be stuck here for a while" you thought to yourself.Then you look around and you realize, there is someone [...]

By |April 22nd, 2020|Categories: daily posts, Entrepreneurship|Tags: , |Comments Off on Is scarcity a good strategy?

What prevented the success of the Bitcoin

Having a million or billion dollar company, that’s the dream of many startups. There is even a therm for that called “Unicorn company”. There are times in the history where a new technology emerged and totally changes our understanding of the reality. The invention of fire, electricity, modern medicine are all milestones in the human history [...]

By |April 21st, 2020|Categories: daily posts|Tags: |Comments Off on What prevented the success of the Bitcoin

Professionals vs amateurs

Recently someone asked me if it's better to build a team of professionals or amateurs The professionals are expensive; they build their reputation over many years and they are proud of what they do. They will not compromise with the quality and will do the right thing. The amateurs are future professionals, but they are [...]

By |April 20th, 2020|Categories: daily posts|Tags: |Comments Off on Professionals vs amateurs