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

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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 […]

Why Pinoys Spend So Much To Get The Starbucks Planner That They’ll Never Use Anyway

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How much does it cost to get the 2015 Starbucks Planner? According to my Math, the cheapest way to get it would cost you P1,710. This is possible if you have the promo card with a complimentary sticker; activated a new Starbucks card and received the free P300 load; and then bought only the smallest […]

Three Events To Attend This November

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Are you looking for an event to attend to this month? Below are three that you might be interested in. Ready to Be Rich: How to be Peso Wiser What: An investment talk and presentation of Avida real estate projects When: November 15, 2014 from 2pm to 6pm Where: Embassy A Ballroom, Traders Hotel, 3001 […]

How Mobile POS and Card Readers Are Changing the Business Environment

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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 […]

The Choice Between Enjoying Now and Preparing for Tomorrow

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It’s 5:00 AM and my alarm clock rings – a reminder to get up and do my morning run. I wake up, turned off the alarm, and decided to go back to sleep. “I’ll just run in the afternoon,” I told myself. It’s 4:00 PM and a prompt on my phone says it’s time to […]

3 Essential Mobile Apps for Globe Subscribers

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This blog is proud to have Globe Telecom as one of its brand partners, and for those who would like to upgrade their mobile experience, here are three essential apps that you can install on your smartphone today. These apps are available and free to download both in iOS through the AppStore, and in Android […]

Reader Mail #30: Finding Profit From Your Passion

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“Follow your passion” is advise you’ll often hear from entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, doing so is easier said than done. And most of those who try to follow their passion, will find themselves on a dead end and lost on where to actually go. Such is the case of Mr. D, who is featured in today’s Reader […]

Internet Income Seminar Coming This December

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This coming December 6, I will be conducting the Internet Income Seminar. Together with my Blog Academy Philippines partner, Jon Orana, we will be doing a one-day, whole-day live workshop about creating an online business through blogging and selling digital products. Details What: Internet Income Seminar When: December 6, 2014, 9am to 4pm Where: Ortigas […]

A List of Amazing, Awesome and Wonderful Things

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Have you ever seen a sea of clouds? It’s such an amazing sight. — There’s a restaurant in Davao City named Lachi’s. They serve the most awesome Sans Rival. — Globe has an e-waste recovery and recycling program called Project 1 Phone. It’s a wonderful idea that will rebuild schools in Aklan. — Harry Potter […]

The Amazing Story of the Turtle Traders

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One popular statistic that is being said about people who go into the stock market is that 85% of them fail. It’s even more brutal in forex, where it is said that 95% of them lose money. I tried to see if those numbers were true, and haven’t found any proof. So I’m concluding that […]

Successful Investing is Not Just About the Numbers

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Once upon a time, a powerful wizard created two magic boxes. They’re magic because they have the ability to make money instantly appear inside. The powerful wizard randomly chooses one person every three years and gives them those boxes. When the 3 years have passed, he’ll take them back and choose the next lucky person […]

Eight Reasons Why I Learned To Love Personal Finance

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Did you love your finance subjects when you were in college? I recall my economics class, and how I and most of my classmates found it boring. My accounting class was no different, as I felt it was a waste of my calculator’s power to do an endless stream of additions and subtractions. Today, April […]