Category Archives: Business

I’m writing a book

“You are more likely to achieve your goals if you keep them to yourself” You might have heard this quote a hundred times before and do you agree with it? This is my take: If a person is not 100% determined on her goal and plagued by doubt that she’ll achieve them, she’s insecure, or…

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Goal Setting (and the effective way to do it!)

This is an article that was originally published on my other blog, Filipina Expat. I’m re-posting an updated version for you guys. For us to succeed, we can’t just rely on being positive, praying and hoping for the best. Action is required too. And this post hopefully will give you an idea on how to properly…

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Ways to Earn More While Working Less

I have to admit that I’m lazy. Well, I love the idea of being busy but I really don’t want to be busy. Can you relate to that? My laziness made me find shortcuts to make my life easier. I became experimental in cooking. If there’s an easier way to cook something, I’ll do it.…

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How to Deal with Low Sales & Low Engagement

I’m feeling down the other day. Not physically sick and it’s not that time of the month either but I’m feeling sad. I’m trying to figure out what is the reason because, you know, you can’t just feel sad all of a sudden without any trigger. And I think I know the culprit. The other…

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Quit daytime job and go full-time on business?

Ahhh, last day of work…. Can you imagine how liberating it is to pack all your stuff inside a box, kiss your colleagues goodbye, and leave your office for the very last time? We can almost taste how sweet it is! I think most of us have this dream of one day walking out of…

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Marketing for Introverts

We imagine entrepreneurs as go-getters, achievers and relentless bunch of hyperactive people. They speak confidently and don’t mind lots of attention. Entrepreneurs have no issues promoting their business and do it with flair and ease. Then you and me realize that although we don’t really fit into the above description, we have the entrepreneurial genes…

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Starting a Business with (Almost) No Money

I googled “being rich in the Philippines’ and stumbled across an article stating that Filipinos can be rich in the Philippines by: Being an ‘artista’ Marrying someone rich Being corrupt Being born rich Winning the lotto Being a boxer Owning a business Most of us don’t have the good looks, talent nor the guts to…

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Want to quit but can’t? This post is for you

Yesterday I had a chat with a colleague who is contemplating of leaving her job. She is torn of staying and just wait to be terminated (so she can get higher compensation) or just resign. I thought, what a choice! And the first thing I told her is why she’s staying in a job she…

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