Posts tagged ‘General Information’

How To Write a Resume in the Age of Social Media

Published: January 18, 2017 | General Information | 4 Comments

Resume templates and design have changed over the years. And in today’s digital age where your social media account can affect the merit of your job application, it’s important to prepare not only your curriculum vitae, but also your online presence. The information that’s included when writing a resume has changed as well. It’s now […]

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Crown Asia Celebrates 20 Years With Three New Projects

Published: August 13, 2015 | General Information | No Comments

In 1995, the country’s largest homebuilder, Vista Land, officially launched the Crown Asia brand. And for 20 years, it has successfully evolved from developing low-cost, high-quality residential houses into world-class, mid-rise condominiums. To mark their two decades of having an excellent track record as a real estate company, they have recently launched three new projects […]

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Globe Launches #ProTech101 Campaign

Updated: July 16, 2015 | General Information | 2 Comments

Identity theft is the fraudulent acquisition and use of a person’s private identifying information, usually used for financial gain. Globally, over 15 million people become victims of identity theft every year, which results to over $50 billion in damages. If you own a smartphone, and very active in social media, then you have to be […]

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25 Bizarre And Interesting Facts About Christmas

Published: December 24, 2014 | General Information | No Comments

Did you know that in Japan, it’s a tradition to have KFC for Christmas?! It began in 1974, when Kentucky Fried Chicken did a “Christmas Chicken” campaign in Japan, targeting foreigners who cannot find a turkey to celebrate the holidays. The marketing campaign unexpectedly became a huge success to the Japanese people. And now, it’s […]

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Where To Find Employees and Freelancers For Your Business

Updated: November 25, 2014 | Business, Freelancing, General Information | 2 Comments

An excellent product, a strong vision and a purposeful mission are not the only factors that make a profitable business. More often than not, a dynamic and innovative leadership coupled with a team of dedicated and hardworking individuals form the larger reason why a business becomes a huge success. Ask any entrepreneur what the most […]

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3 Essential Mobile Apps for Globe Subscribers

Published: November 2, 2014 | General Information | 2 Comments

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 […]

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How Easy Is It To Put Up A Business In The Philippines?

Published: September 30, 2013 | Business, General Information | 3 Comments

Planning to put up a business in the Philippines? The registration process takes approximately 36 business days from start to finish – that’s almost 2 months. Too long? Definitely so, considering that it only takes 3 days to do the same in Singapore. I’ve done a bit of research and created this infographic below comparing […]

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What is an ETF? A Simple Explanation of Exchange Traded Funds

Updated: September 20, 2016 | General Information, Investing | 8 Comments

What is an ETF? An Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) is an open-ended investment that is traded in the exchange or more commonly known as the stock market. It is composed of a basket of securities or assets that seeks to mirror the performance of an index. In other words, it’s an equity mutual fund that’s […]

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Infographic: Credit Card Statistics in the Philippines

Updated: August 19, 2013 | General Information, Personal Finance | 1 Comment

How many credit cards are issued in the Philippines? How many Filipinos own credit cards? And how much credit card debt do Filipinos owe? These were some of the questions I recently asked myself, which led me to create this simple infographic. There isn’t much data available on credit card usage in the country and […]

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Insurance for Man’s Best Friend

Published: August 3, 2013 | General Information | 3 Comments

Owning a pet requires substantial financial responsibilities. Expenses include food, veterinary fees and many others. But to make up for these costs, pets can provide us with physical, emotional and social benefits. Maybe that’s why some people have even bought insurance for their beloved pets, especially their dogs. Among them is Kira, today’s article contributor, […]

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