The Quezon City Government has formally introduced the six finalists from its second cohort under its Startup QC Program.
The franchise industry in the Philippines has been growing significantly over the past few years, and this trend is expected to continue in the next five years, from 2024 to 2029. As more Filipinos aspire to be their own boss, and seek affordable and convenient products and services, the demand for franchised businesses is predicted to increase. In response to this growth, Francorp, the leading franchise consulting firm in the country, will play a crucial role in helping business owners of different types and sizes navigate the complex landscape of franchising.
Some 36 trade promotion events participated in by Philippine exporters from January to September 2023 generated over $970 million in booked and potential export sales, according to the Department of Trade and Industry-Export Marketing Bureau (DTI-EMB).
“NO pain, no gain” may be a hackneyed catchphrase in the beauty and aesthetics sector, but it’s also what business players like the tandem of husband and wife John Philip and Luisa Lipnica had gone through in penetrating this very tough industry.”O pain, no gain” may be a hackneyed catchphrase in the beauty and aesthetics sector, but it’s also what business players like the tandem of husband and wife John Philip and Luisa Lipnica had gone through in penetrating this very tough industry.
PUTTING up a business can be daunting yet exciting journey for first-time entrepreneurs. As much as possible, they need to do it right early on to avoid committing mistakes which, in turn, could make or unmake an enterprise.
BUTUAN CITY—At least 32 farmers in the Siargao Island town of Santa Monica embarked on pineapple production earlier this week after receiving aid from the Department of Agriculture in the Caraga Region (DA-13).
Lately I hear a lot of veteran sales professionals commenting that “selling is no longer the same as before,” claiming that it’s now more challenging to compete in today’s marketplace. And they bounced off various reasons for saying so—increased competition, fast-paced technological advances, changing lifestyles and shifting customer preferences, to name a few.
The Philippines continues to strengthen foreign export and trade relations as it brings local micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) front and center at the China-Asean Expo (CAEXPO) 2023 to be held in Nanning, China from September 16 to 19, 2023.
IN sales, you refer to your friends, family and people closest to you as your low hanging fruits. If you have a fruit-bearing tree, wouldn’t you harvest the low-hanging fruits first? Of course. It’s exactly the same in sales—you initially reach out to people you know, otherwise known as your low-hanging fruits or LHFs.