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2017 Philippine Business Trends and Good Business Ideas

Posted January 3, 2017 under Business | No Comments

It all starts with a business idea. And if your goal for 2017 is to start a business, then it might help to know the business trends that could shape the year ahead. Below are my “negosyo ideas” based on what I’ve read from various business reports in the past weeks. A few of these […]

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Free Webinar: Online Store Business 101

Posted December 27, 2016 under Business, News and Events | 3 Comments

The Internet has significantly changed the business landscape over the past couple of decades. One proof to this is Amazon.com becoming the biggest book store in the world despite having no physical store; or YouTube which earns more in advertisements than most television networks in the world. Apart from these multinational companies, thousands of people […]

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6 More Excuses That Prevent Wantrepreneurs From Becoming Entrepreneurs

Posted December 20, 2016 under Business | 1 Comment

A few days ago, I wrote about the six most common excuses for not starting a business. Today, I’m giving you six more. 7. I’m an introvert. Being an introvert should not be a barrier towards starting a business. In fact, because they are “natural-born listeners”, they are more likely to hear what most people […]

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6 Excuses That Prevent Wantrepreneurs From Becoming Entrepreneurs

Posted December 16, 2016 under Business | 3 Comments

Do you want to have your own business? If yes, then when are you planning to start building it? If your answer is “soon” or “hopefully someday” then you’re a certified wantrepreneur; a term that refers to someone who WANTS to become an entrepreneur in the future. Unfortunately, a lot of wantrepreneurs stay stuck and […]

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Enroll Now at Business Academy PH and Learn How To Start a Business

Posted December 12, 2016 under Announcements, Business, News and Events | 5 Comments

Enrollment for Batch 4 of Business Academy PH is now open. We’re currently accepting students, who would like to learn how to start a business, step by step. This unique learning opportunity will tackle the four most common obstacles that entrepreneurs face when building a business: How do I know if I’m ready to start […]

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Limited Offer: FREE Video Lessons at Business Academy PH

Posted December 1, 2016 under Announcements, Business | No Comments

A few months ago, a reader asked me for book recommendations. Particularly, she wanted me to suggest good titles on personal finance and investments. I asked her what books has she already read, and she enumerated the most popular ones like “Rich Dad, Poor Dad”, “Think and Grow Rich”, and a few others. I then […]

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Save Money on Printing Costs with Brother International Philippines’ Toner Management Program (TMP)

Posted November 9, 2016 under Business, In Focus | No Comments

Does your business have a print policy? Do you monitor how much your printing costs are? If not, then your company could be losing money. However, you’re not alone. According to a Gartner Group research, 90% of companies are unaware of how much exactly they are spending on printing costs. In fact, print is typically […]

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Globe myBusiness Offers Free Business Consultation for SMEs

Posted August 31, 2016 under Business, General Information | No Comments

The typical Filipino dream is having your own business, may it be small or big, whether you graduated in any business course or not, it’s a step closer to success. Planning a business is one thing, but to roll it out is an entirely different story. It entails a lot of careful planning, and strategizing. […]

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How To Pitch Your Business Idea to Investors

Posted August 19, 2016 under Business | No Comments

A lot of people have good business ideas. Most often, they try to go into entrepreneurship and see if they can put up that business, but will later on be discouraged as they realize that they don’t have enough start-up capital. Fortunately, recent years have shown us betters ways to start a business. There are […]

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Quadrant Alpha Technology Solutions: Software Innovation by Filipinos

Posted August 17, 2016 under Business, In Focus | No Comments

I used to be a freelance software developer. That was the field I pursued that eventually allowed me to leave the corporate world. Putting up my own software development company was a plan that never really materialized for me. Partly because I became caught up in managing the internet cafe that I put up shortly […]

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What is the Average Age of Entrepreneurs?

Posted August 3, 2016 under Business, Inspirational | 1 Comment

The average age of entrepreneurs is 40 years old. This is the arithmetic mean age when people started their most successful business or launched a high-growth startup. This age is the result of research and studies done in the Kauffman Foundation, Duke University, the Founder Institute, and many others. Does this mean that a lot […]

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How To Start a Business and Quit Your Job

Posted August 1, 2016 under Business | 8 Comments

Do you want to quit your job and start a business? My advise is don’t do it, at least not in that order. Because the better way is to start your business first, and then quit your job. By doing it this way, your cashflow won’t just suddenly stop and you can minimize the risk […]

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