At the VRN Architecture architectural forum, representatives of the professional community discussed the evolution of the urban environment, as well as the circumstances that contribute to this process or, conversely, block it. Nikolai Shumakov, President of the Union of Architects of Russia, member of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Arts, expressed his vision of these processes in an exclusive interview with Arendator.ru.
Surveys appear that indicate that architecture has risen substantially in the hierarchy of customer priorities. Is it a local phenomenon or a steady global trend?
For me, the situation in this regard is extremely clear, because I know well what is happening in the country, including outside of Moscow, I travel a lot to the regions and try to keep abreast of this topic. Continue reading
Metropolis is one of the most developed, prosperous and densely populated cities of the fictional world. This is a recognized business center and home base of the largest (albeit also fictitious) corporations. Arendator.ru tells how a superhero megalopolis works and where superheroes live in it.
Metropolis does not just provide a backdrop for the characters – it is a character in itself. Moreover, such a character who has his own urban alter ego – Gotham. If Gotham is New York below 14th Street, then Metropolis is New York above 14th Street. Gotham is a nightly, gloomy, noir city, Metropolis is daytime, dynamic, business and businesslike. Gotham is dominated by the tragedy of a discredited utopia of universal law and integrity. Metropolis is free from such injuries. It is still unclear how they are located relative to each other. According to one version, there are hundreds of kilometers between them, and according to another, they are neighbors occupying different shores of one bay. Continue reading
Very often, the first ideas associated with opening a business are associated with opening a store. This is logical, because we see similar examples everywhere. It is impossible to walk the streets without noticing around successful outlets. We’ll talk about this one.
Opening a store is one of the easiest types of business to start. It is only necessary to find what to sell and where to buy. The availability of so many simple things at first glance often leads to disappointment precisely because of underestimation of the difficulties.
Let’s imagine what issues the owner faces in the course of his activities. Depending on the products sold, the specifics of the difficulties that arise will vary. For example, selling products has endless shelf life problems. When engaging in clothes, dresses or trousers that will always be on sale will always be on sale. In addition to profitability, you should always remember about stock. Since the level of wrapping is unimportant, if the product is not for sale. Continue reading