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What’s a Good Business to Start Today? (Episode 33)

Published: August 21, 2020 | Business, Mindsetting, Podcast | 1 Comment

Listen to Episode 33: on Spotify on Apple Podcasts on Google Podcasts Summary of Episode 33: I’m a serial entrepreneur. (1:14) What’s a good business to start today? (2:14) Invest and trade global markets: Sign up for eToro here A fixed mindset. (4:42) A growth mindset. (6:58) My entrepreneurial breakthrough. (9:12) Join Podcast Network Asia’s […]

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Recession vs Depression: A Primer on the Economic/Business Cycle

Published: August 10, 2020 | Business, General Information, Investing, Personal Finance | 1 Comment

The economy of the country shrank by 0.7% in the first quarter of 2020. And recently, the GDP numbers for the second quarter show that we experienced a massive 16.5% contraction. When the economy shrinks for two consecutive quarters, it’s called a recession. And thus, the Philippines is now officially in a recession. And in […]

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A Unique WFH Strategy for Productivity (Episode 31)

Updated: August 8, 2020 | Business, Mindsetting, Podcast, Productivity | No Comments

Listen to Episode 31: on Spotify on Apple Podcasts on Google Podcasts Summary of Episode 31: Work with Me Session. (1:40) Co-working spaces and productivity (3:47) YouTube Channels mentioned: Productivity – Thomas Frank Minimalist Lifestyle – Matt D’Avella The video that inspired this episode: The most ambitious Study With Me crossover The Pomodoro Technique (7:37) […]

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How to Find Business Opportunities to Survive the Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: July 6, 2020 | Business, Guest Posts | 1 Comment

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected several industries in the Philippines, like those in labor, manufacturing, travel and tourism, restaurants, and gyms. Practically any business that has a physical store has been forced to either shut down or transition their operations online, as the quarantine and lockdown measures prevented sales. No one is sure yet when […]

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Quick Tips When Starting a Business (Episode 23)

Published: June 12, 2020 | Business, Podcast | 1 Comment

Listen to Episode 23 Summary of Episode 23: Question from Sir Alvin. (1:06) Entrepreneurship is a leap of faith. (1:51) Starting a business feels like jumping off a cliff… It’s scary because a lot of things could go wrong. (4:18) The purpose of creating a business plan is it becomes your blueprint or guide in […]

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25 Good Business Ideas To Start During and After the Lockdown

Published: May 4, 2020 | Business | No Comments

A few days ago, someone asked me for good business ideas to start at home while on quarantine. Meanwhile, another person also asked me for profitable business opportunities they can pursue after the lockdowns are lifted. Today, I’m sharing with you some concrete business ideas that I think would do well amidst this public health […]

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7 Ways To Make Money During The Lockdown (Episode 16)

Published: April 23, 2020 | Business, Income Opps, Podcast | 1 Comment

Listen to Episode 16 Summary of Episode 16: Tip No. 1: Sell something (2:00) Further Reading: What Are The Best Things To Sell Online? Top Items That Sell on eBay 8 Quick Tips on How to Make Money from Selling Ebooks Online — Tip No. 2: Do freelancing (5:32) Pinoy Online Freelancers Facebook Groups: Freelancers […]

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4 Business Lessons from ‘Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker’

Published: April 15, 2020 | Business, In Focus, Inspirational | No Comments

One of the things that has helped people cope with the lockdown is binge watching TV series on Netflix. And I am one of them. Recently, I finished watching this 4-part mini-series entitled, Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker, which tell’s the story of the first female self-made millionaire in America […]

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5 Businesses You Can Start With Zero or Very Little Capital

Published: March 10, 2020 | Business, Freelancing, Income Opps | 1 Comment

During times when markets are down and your investments are all in the red, it’s important to focus on things that you can control. As an individual, we can’t do much to reverse the falling stock prices. However, we do have a lot of control over our cashflow. Specifically, how we spend and how we […]

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Good Business Ideas to Explore in 2020

Published: January 29, 2020 | Business, Income Opps | No Comments

Last weekend, my live streaming session was all about good business ideas for 2020. If you missed it, then don’t worry. Below are the business opportunities that I mentioned, which I believe are worth exploring if you plan to start a business this year. PLANT-BASED DIET People become vegan for a variety of reasons. Some […]

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4 Ways to Make Franchising a Business Easier

Updated: October 16, 2019 | Business | No Comments

A few years ago, franchising used to be an intimidating effort. After all, no one wants to live with the horror story of a failed franchise business. But now, it’s become easier than ever to get into franchising. The industry has become more inclusive, and newbie franchisees can actually afford to take more risks. So […]

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Digital Business Strategies: Learn How To Make Money Online

Updated: October 28, 2019 | Business, News and Events | No Comments

The Internet has profoundly changed the world of business. Today, anyone and everyone can make money from a global market through an online business. I consider myself fortunate for catching the first wave of blogging in the Philippines. I could have never imagined back then how writing about personal finance would usher numerous businesses opportunities […]

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Laundry Business Success with Whirlpool-Maytag

Updated: August 5, 2019 | Business, In Focus | 2 Comments

Laundromats are good business. One proof to this is its resilience amidst our ever-changing lifestyle. Did you know that even as early as the 1930s, there are already such businesses in the United States? I remember during the 90s, they slowly began appearing around Metro Manila. And since then, laundromats have never stopped growing as […]

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