Log of what of Mariam Kouyate has learned at Techie Youth

Fri. Aug. 12, 2022

my understanding on the SHUT UP! 🤐 Mastering the Power of Silence in Business & Negotiations - São Paulo, Brazil Av Paulista video

I was able to learn that silence isn't always a bad thing in business, you could use your silence to your advantage by letting people talk and shutting up. When that happens it causes people to be uncomfortable and make them go on and on about their secrets that can benefit you in the long run. Listening is key and shutting up is a key necessity to people in business should master. When you’re shutting up you shouldn't interrupt them because that can stop them from ranting and gain more information that can benefit you and you could use it to your advantage. Also, watch the things you say or what the other person might say. this video helped me to realize that speaking less makes you command more power to get the upper hand.

Thu. Aug. 11, 2022

my understanding on why investors reject pitches an how not to get rejected video

Today, I was able to learn if you want to start off your business you want to make sure that you don't invest with the wrong people. You want to make sure you have a good investor and your personalities match. When looking for investors you want to look into their portfolio and see if they are a good match and see if they have or you find any conflict of interest. Investors recommend and look for if you have a team of 2 or 3 people, I learned that you shouldn't have 4 or more unless you have a compelling reason on why you need that many. along with your team, you need to ensure that your teammates are dedicated and make sure you have a good dynamic. If investors can tell if you don't get along with your team members they won't invest in your business and it's also not a good look. Along with your team's dynamic, you need to make sure the product you sell is going to captivate people's attention. You would also need to know who your target is and how you will bring in customers by using different strategies.

Wed. Aug. 10, 2022

my understanding on the 3D Printed Items That Sell – How to Make Money With Your 3D Printer! article

I learned many tips and tricks during the video and it was really interesting to watch. while reading the article I learned that you can make profits from 3D items. you can change and make your 3D design better and print better versions of your product. I actually found that you don't need a physical inventory. with marketing your 3D products many online retailers would recommend you avoid inundating or spamming particular pages or timelines. online retailers also recommend getting your products out there without bothering potential buyers, let them come to you. along with that, it's important to display your 3D products where people would want to buy them, by displaying your products with high-quality photos. make people desire what you selling, make them feel like it's something that they need in their lives.

Mon. Aug. 8, 2022

my understanding on how to get money to fund your start up

first off when trying to start off your business it's not wise to pay for your business yourself or use a credit card because it's a really bad idea, you could put yourself into debt or ruin your credit score. other alternatives could be asking a wealthy family member or seeking help from an angel investor. angel investors could help you with your business as long as they make a higher percentage of profit from your business, they would most likely need at least 20 X return on their money. with an angel investor or any investor you need to make sure you do your research and don't shove any of your business ideas in their face because they don't like that and make sure to approach. them the right way, make coversations and gain their respect

Thu. Aug. 4, 2022

my understanding on HOW to be a LEAN STARTUP + WHY you want to be AGILE in ANY VENTURE! video

my understanding of the lean startup is that if you ever have to or need to povit from a partnership or a business situation it's always better to have less invested. the less you are invested the easier it is to leave. another tips that I learned is that it's always best to not spend more minimal spending. but also don't be cheap with things like toiite pepper and other things our employees or people may use. i also learned that you could make more money by outsourcing some of the elements that you are paying for someone to do. this technique is called lean operations. my understanding of lean oprtations is you have people that live in different cites or different countries doing different take for you. cutting your costs could help you reduce your operational expenses and help you with your business.

Wed. Aug. 3, 2022

my takeaways on the profit models video

today I was able to learn what you are trying to sell and how you are going to sell it and many other interesting things that can help me when trying to make a profit for a business. something I've also learned it's good to create a community because you can make a profit from that and people would want access to that and would want to pay for that access but, of course, you need to know how you're going to approach with that idea. some terms that I learned that can help me profit from a business are a long tail business and common mechanism. long tail business is when you have a market share and people want to pay you to have access to that market, similar to what I stated before, amazon also used to do this with their business. a common mechanism is a plan for an exit strategy for making a profit, to add on I learned that some tech companies don't have an idea of how they're going to make money with their current products but know that they will get enough people using it, someone could buy. their company. lastly, i learned that subscription models are good, benifital, and they are good for estimating how much money your going to get in a monthly basis but hard to start out

Tue. Aug. 2, 2022

Takeaways on the video Can People Change

Today I learned whether people can change or can't, management silks, and tips. I learned that people don't want to change because it may impact what they can get in return. to add on people are who they want to be, and trying to change them is a losing game. people need to change for themselves. Also instead of trying to change someone else try changing yourself, trying to change yourself is a full-time job. while trying to change yourself it's important to be aware of whether you're being selfish or not because you don't want to e resented in your workplace or in general. a tip I learned was knowing what your employee can bring to the table, understanding the role a person can contribute is a key essential when it comes to managing your staff effectively or people management skills because it could benefit them become greater and a worker and you for your management skills and a better leader seeing your employers full potential but also keeping in mind that you don't want to force them into something that they aren't ready for or that they don't want.

Mon. Aug. 1, 2022

my take from niche informational website

it teaches you how to create a website that targets a specific audience that can help companies be able to reach out to customers and draw their attention and the requirements are doing things upfront and you have to take risks when it comes to taking a lot of time to build up this job until it pays off at the end which could be up to 6 months but its definitely worth it financially.

Tue. Jul. 19, 2022

My take from selling online art

I was able to learn that people who are artist fits this requirement field and you can be able to buy and sell art through this and this is essential for the "starving artists". because there are so many underestimated artist that don't get the appreciation they deserve and its important for them to get themselves out there.

Mon. Jul. 18, 2022

my take on virtual assistant

i was able to learn that basically all you do as a virtual assistant is helping people in any way they need to be helped virtualy and you would have to answer calls, emails and researching for the clients you are helping so they can be all set and although this doesn't pay as well as other jobs ive learned about this unit it does pay good enough.

Fri. Jul. 15, 2022

my review on recruiter

i learned that people who work in this field of are is in an office setting and you have to be able to do this without being in a physical location because it can cause distraction and their job is to find people who fit jobs and get a commission when its successful.

Thu. Jul. 14, 2022

music production review

you usually pursue this if you are physically capable of enjoying music because it is an environment that you have to enjoy being around and you can be able to create music solely from your computer which is an amazing fact.

Wed. Jul. 13, 2022

my intake from watching web development

i was able to learn that web developers get paid a very good salary but it takes wanting to be around a computer in order for you to want to pursue this career because you are going to be using technology for a long time when working in this job field.

Tue. Jul. 12, 2022

how i felt about the video editor

i was able to learn that video editing is not a easy job and you have to really be comitted in order to want to pursuit this career and you have to put in an immense amount of work in order to do the job.

Mon. Jul. 11, 2022

artificial intelligence review

At first, I realized that I needed to have a deeper understanding of technology and make it interesting. For example, you can imagine without losing interest, it's a non-trivial task, and if you do it, you can get it. Please remember. Sometimes it's difficult and I've thought about this area of ​​career, so I felt very ready, but this video is very clear because it's clear what I'm trying to step into. It was useful.