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From Being a College ‘Pasaway’, a Former Freelancer is Now an Outstanding Entrepreneur

With a lot of external distractions, Oliver James Matias did not do well in college. He was able to finish his five-year engineering degree in six years. He was, admittedly, a ‘pasaway’. After graduation, he was intent on pursuing a...
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3 Entrepreneurs Share Valuable Business Lessons

Achieving success in business is no small feat. It is a long, arduous journey, and when you reached your goals, nothing could be sweeter. The best way to give back is to share what lessons you learned along the way....
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Neri Miranda’s Gourmet Tuyo Helped Her Expand Her Enterprise

For some of us, having a thriving business is enough, but there are also some amongst us who do not get comfortably complacent by having just one. Instead, they think of other ways to earn money. After all, as they...
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5 Tips that Guarantees Business Success from the Founder of Healthy Options

In the 1990s, Romy Sia’s son developed food allergies, and the doctor advised the family to avoid food with preservatives. However, the father found out that there is hardly anyone in the country selling organic products. He found out that...
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From Success to Failure to Success Again: 5 Start Up Tips from Erwan Heusaff

The son of a French dad and Filipina mom, Erwan Heusaff was just 22 years old when he decided to quit his overseas job and opened up his cocktail bar in Bonifacio Global City. Armed with an international business degree,...
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Former Delivery Man Delivers Himself on the Way to Having His Own Business

As a student, Jojo Vega used to work in fast food for free food. After college, he immediately worked as a delivery man slash driver for San Miguel. He went around the country, delivering beer to groceries and sari-sari stores....
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Beauty, Brains, and Business Instincts: How Two Beauty Queens Turn into Businesswomen

After successfully completing their reigns as international beauty queens, Maggie Wilson-Consunji and Parul Shah have taken their crowns off their head, ditched their stilettos, and wore a different set of a hat—as businesswomen. BFF’s Maggie and Parul are now running...
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In Palawan, Seaweeds Help Parents Send Kids to School

“When there’s a storm, our cooking pots are empty. Our students are pitiful whenever their fathers don’t earn anything. But because of seaweeds, we already have children who have finished school.” This is the statement of Mardy Montaño, a 48-year-old...
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Hope blooms for Philippine cocoa through Seed Core

Robert Crisostomo, a social entrepreneur, established Tiger Craft which produces chocolate bases, according to the specifications set by its corporate clients and chocolatiers. Among his client includes Cibo, Gallery Vask, Toyo Eatery, Wholesome Tables Restaurant, Raffles-Fairmont, and Shangri-La hotels. He...
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Judy Ann Opens ‘Angrydobo’ Resto in Manila

It all started as a meal that couple Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo could serve to friends who will come over to visit them while they are traveling in Los Angeles. Judy Ann planned on cooking ‘adobo’ that will...

Couple Who Lived on Php7-Corned Beef Pack Now Enjoys Success with 4-in-1 Company

It was just 5 years ago when George Anas Jr. and his wife Charmilyn Bandila-Anas lived on a corned beef value pack worth Php7 because they didn’t have money. On their shared Facebook page, George & Chin Inspirations, the couple...
Ryx Skincerity

Woman behind Ryx Skincerity Shares Hardship before Reaching Success

Every success starts with a dream. Nourish that dream with passion and determination and your achievement will soon bloom before your very eyes. Rica Detiquez, the brains behind the local skincare line, Ryx Skincerity, recently shared on Facebook the inspiring...
Jeffrey Velasco

Former Pedicab Driver and ‘Balut’ Vendor from Tondo Now Owns a Coffee Shop in Ireland

From his humble beginnings in Tondo, Jeffrey Velasco, the Filipino owner of Cuppacity Coffee and Bagels, grabbed every opportunity that comes his way until he was able to earn his place in Ireland’s coffee industry. Back in the days when...

‘Calamansi Girl’ with Marketing Strategy in Davao Goes Viral

In business, you have to always be aware of your competition so that you will know what marketing strategies you have to make to attract more clients. The goal in business is to make a name for yourself so that...