Posts tagged ‘dreams’

How To Overcome The Obstacles That Are Stopping You From Chasing Your Dreams

Posted October 7, 2016 under Mindsetting | 1 Comment

What are your dreams? What are the big goals that you’re hoping to achieve in your life? When you’re alone and imagining your future, what do you see yourself doing? I asked these questions to a few friends, and I got different answers. Some mentioned working on their dream job, while others are running their […]

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When You Feel Stuck or Lost In Your Life

Posted February 3, 2016 under Life Lessons, Mindsetting | 7 Comments

“Aren’t we supposed to be great by this time?” asks Mace in the Palanca Award-winning screenplay and movie, That Thing Called Tadhana. The film had a lot of hugot lines about love, which resonated in many. But this line was the one that struck me most and my favorite moment in the movie because I […]

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How Much Are You Getting Paid to Give Up On Your Dreams?

Posted November 13, 2015 under Inspirational | 8 Comments

The daughter of a friend asks, “So mommy, if you would be doing one thing that you really, really like right now, what would that be?” “I’d be making custom clothes for little girls,” my friend replies. “So what’s stopping you from doing it?” her daughter asks back. My friend was at a loss for […]

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How To Find What You’re Meant To Do in Life

Posted May 5, 2015 under Life Lessons, Mindsetting | 19 Comments

Last week, I was invited to give a talk about money management to College of Arts and Letters students in UP Diliman. My initial plan was to speak about financial strategies for teenagers, but later on decided to instead, share stories from my life. I told them that I was a licensed civil engineer, who […]

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Paralyzed with Problems? Here are 10 Ways To Move Forward

Posted April 1, 2014 under Mindsetting, Productivity | 1 Comment

Life can sometimes get us stuck in the middle of nowhere. You keep getting passed over on that promotion at work. You can’t seem to find new clients and projects. Your business has been stagnant for months. When your life goes on paralysis and you feel you’re just going around in circles, then the change […]

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How I Was Able To Turn My Life Around

Posted September 15, 2012 under Mindsetting | 9 Comments

I am often asked by people how I was able to quit the corporate world and become an entrepreneur. And many times, I would simply share my life story to them. I’d tell them how I planned my resignation from work, how I built my first business, and how exactly I managed my finances. I […]

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