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Do You Want To Start a Business? Here’s Your First Real Step

Posted November 26, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 2 Comments

Starting a business is one of the best things you can do in your life. It’s a challenging, but ultimately rewarding experience. And like a lot of difficult things, doing the first step is often the hardest part. In my step-by-step guide to starting a business, I’ve written that the first step is finding your […]

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Where To Find Employees and Freelancers For Your Business

Posted November 24, 2014 under Business, Freelancing, General Information | 2 Comments

An excellent product, a strong vision and a purposeful mission are not the only factors that make a profitable business. More often than not, a dynamic and innovative leadership coupled with a team of dedicated and hardworking individuals form the larger reason why a business becomes a huge success. Ask any entrepreneur what the most […]

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Professionalizing The Way You Work: How To Start Getting Digital with your Business

Posted November 12, 2014 under Business, In Focus | No Comments

Simpler processes, faster operations. In this day and age of mobility, technologies such as the latest gadgets, cloud computing and the countless applications are available at the disposal of business owners as well as entrepreneurs to accomplish work efficiently at the speed of “NOW”. Wish there was a start-up kit for your business to go […]

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How Mobile POS and Card Readers Are Changing the Business Environment

Posted November 6, 2014 under Business | 1 Comment

Have you lost more than a few sales at your business because you only take cash or checks for payment? There’s no reason to let a customer walk away simply because he or she doesn’t have enough cash on hand to make the purchase. Today, accepting credit card payment has never been easier. All you […]

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Two #InspiringSuccess Video Stories

Posted October 7, 2014 under Business, Inspirational | 2 Comments
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Being an entrepreneur is one of the most difficult, but also one of the most rewarding experience you can have in your life. I’d say that the discipline, focus and hard work needed to succeed in business is at par with placing in an Ironman Triathlon, or reaching the peak of Mt. Everest. That’s why […]

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When is the Best Time to Start a Business?

Posted September 22, 2014 under Business | 4 Comments

When it comes to starting a business, we all get several windows of opportunity. Our life is full of instances and scenarios when becoming a entrepreneur is just one step ahead, and all you need to do is take that leap of faith. So when did these windows of opportunity occur and when will they […]

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On Entrepreneurship, Dreamers and World Changers

Posted September 9, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 5 Comments

A friend went to a coffee shop one morning and after he gave his order, the barista asked him, “Going to work, sir?” With a stern face, my friend replied, “Going to change the world.” The barista, who was probably caught off guard with my friend’s reply, smiled and then answered, “Kaya pala double tall […]

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7 Compelling Reasons Why You Should Get a Virtual Office

Posted August 22, 2014 under Business, Freelancing, General Information | 6 Comments

Harold is a friend who works as freelance wedding photographer. He meets clients in coffee shops, and he does this at least twice a week. His clients don’t really mind, but sometimes it gets too noisy and they’d have to transfer. His home office is not that presentable to clients. Additionally, he’s also not too […]

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7 Great Investment Options for the Young Professional

Posted August 13, 2014 under Business, Investing | 20 Comments

A few days ago, online news website, Rappler published a sponsored article entitled “Investment options for the young professional”. The post enumerated four items, particularly life insurance, real estate, stocks and business as possible investments. I couldn’t help but react to the article on my Facebook account, particularly on the advise about life insurance and […]

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If at First You Don’t Succeed, Do What These 8 Companies Did

Posted April 28, 2014 under Business | No Comments

Your first business has the lowest chance for success. The reason simply being your lack of experience in entrepreneurship. But that doesn’t mean you are a failure. Because with each mistake you make in your first business, you gain a valuable lesson that will make your next venture better. Just take a look at these […]

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Mr. Skeptic and Mr. Optimist: A Business Story

Posted April 21, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 2 Comments

This is the story of two friends, Mr. Skeptic and Mr. Optimist. They both want to start a business, but they don’t know how and where to begin. So they went to Mr. Entrepreneur and asked him… “What’s a good business to start today?” — This is Mr. Entrepreneur’s answer: It all depends on what […]

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How To Know If You’re Ready to Start a Business

Posted April 14, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 5 Comments

Many people dream of starting their own business, but unfortunately only a few are able to do so. The reasons vary – from having no business idea, to lack of startup capital; from having no time, to just being too scared of failure. In short, a lot of them delay becoming an entrepreneur because they […]

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