Posts tagged ‘entrepreneurship’

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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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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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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3 Business Tools Every Entrepreneur Should Have

Posted January 29, 2016 under Guest Posts | 1 Comment

Being an entrepreneur comes with many challenges. Besides making money, you also have to manage it. That can cause headache, especially as you want to focus on your business idea, instead of handling all the nitty gritty work. Nevertheless, that’s part of being an entrepreneur. Unless you generate enough cash-flow to employ someone to take […]

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EntrepZone.com — Helping SMEs Move Forward

Posted January 25, 2016 under In Focus | No Comments

Empowering entrepreneurs during the critical stages of their business, EntrepZone.com is a marketplace for those who want to sell their businesses and for startups looking for investors. No one wants to read about failed businesses. Everyone wants to read about the next Henry Sy or Injap Sia, but most of the time, things don’t work […]

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Good Business Ideas for 2016

Posted January 18, 2016 under Business | 2 Comments

Let 2016 be the year that you will become an entrepreneur. And to help you get started, I’ve come up with a simple list of business ideas that you can consider. I’ve divided this list into three main categories, which I believe are the niches that have the most potential to earn this year. However, […]

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Entrepreneurship Lessons from a 16-Year-Old Inventor

Posted December 14, 2015 under Business, Inspirational | No Comments

Sixty percent of people with dementia wander off, especially at night, causing much stress for both patients and caregivers. Today, I’d like you to meet Kenneth Shinozuka, a teen inventor who came up with a novel solution to help people with Alzheimer’s and their families with this issue. When he was six years old, a […]

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Life Lessons From A Farmer’s Son

Posted June 6, 2015 under Inspirational | 5 Comments

Last year, I had the privilege to attend a 3-day workshop organized by the Philippine Development Foundation (PhilDev) on Global Entrepreneurship. It was a great experience because apart from the business knowledge I gained, I was also able to network with several successful entrepreneurs. Among those who I met was Sir Dado Banatao, who was […]

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The Biggest Difference Between Employees and Entrepreneurs in 2 Minutes

Posted February 4, 2015 under Business, Mindsetting | 6 Comments

What’s the biggest difference between an employee and an entrepreneur? The obvious answer is that an employee is someone who works in a company, while an entrepreneur is the one who owns the company where the employee works. But that’s not really an accurate difference in my opinion, because a lot of entrepreneurs also work […]

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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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Learning Begins In The Family: Three Inspirational Videos About Entrepreneurship

Posted October 14, 2014 under Inspirational | 4 Comments

Entrepreneurship is not something taught in schools, but it’s something that parents can essentially teach their children. These three videos from Thailand and based on real-life stories. They show how family can inspire infinite possibilities of learning and proves that parents can be a powerful influence in shaping their children’s future. Each video lasts for […]

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When is the Best Time to Start a Business?

Posted September 22, 2014 under Business | 8 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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