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Saturday, September 22, 2018

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These are the best loved brands of fashion-forward millennials

ATHLETIC apparel and lingerie are prominent in the minds of fashion-forward shoppers, but there’s no guarantee they’ll go on Amazon.com Inc.’s site to buy...

Young social entrepreneur bares ‘more mindful venture’

WHOEVER said you can’t be a successful entrepreneur and help promote sustainability by empowering environmental efforts clearly hasn’t met Jen Horn yet.

Millennials Down Under are sick of paying for Boomers’ health

AUSTRALIA’S millennials have found another reason to resent cashed-up baby boomers: they’re subsidizing their health care. Fed up with paying for insurance that mostly benefits...

Use of technology in investing still eludes millennials—broker

THE stock brokerage arm of the Metrobank Group said millennials lag behind baby boomers and Gen X in terms of financial literacy. In a statement...

‘Insatiable’: the Netflix show whose trailer misleads everyone

NETFLIX’S new series “Insatiable” created by Lauren Gussis was released in July and was immediately torched for its “fat-shaming” trailer—way before people even gave it an actual chance to watch every episode.

Boat giver joins Math wiz ‘Water’ in numbers game

THE cofounder of a group giving boats that children ride to school is betting a numbers game could help them stay in school—or at...

World’s priciest home market pushes millennials beyond the law

HONG Kong’s stratospheric property prices are pushing some residents beyond the law.

Niccolo Jose: The ‘chair man’ as artist, nature’s best friend

Niccolo Jose was turning a new page when he became the family’s “chair man.” Jose said his parents told him to get rid of his father’s wood collection in the family’s warehouse.

Direk Rod Marmol shares rock-solid tips on writing

SU-GU-MU. Remember this phrase and you’re all set to write, according to #Hugot anthology writer Rod Marmol.

Gen Z to outnumber millennials within a year: Demographic trends Millennials are...

Gen Z will comprise 32 percent of the global population of 7.7 billion in 2019, nudging ahead of millennials, who will account for a...

Mom’s support puts Pinay back into business form

ANYSIA LYNACE CORONADO found her lane after getting lost in the highways and byways of the food business. Good thing there’s mom. “Overwhelming ’yung pagtanggap...

Young Filipino-Canadian gives books to schools

CHRIS MILLS grew up in the Philippines with a Filipina mother. When he went to Canada for university, he was amazed at the high-quality...

Crypto’s millennial mining tycoon plans $3-billion IPO

BITMAIN Technologies Ltd., the world’s biggest producer of cryptocurrency mining chips, is planning a Hong Kong initial public offering that could raise as much...

Youth discovers wizardry in carving business nook To fight depression, Nicole Guanio...

  Guanio, now 25, was so shocked by the culture of the corporate world she decided to follow her heart rather than a boss. Hence,...

Move over millennials, it’s the Gen Z’s turn to kill off industries...

MILLENNIALS have been accused of killing so many products and industries—taxis, landlines, snail mail—that it’s become a media trope. But millennials are old news....

Young women make their mark on YouTube

GOOGLE Corp. has one of the most popular—and controversial for some—online video platforms, and two young Filipino women are using it to inspire a...

146-year-old cosmetics firm gets makeover to woo Gen Y buyers

SHISEIDO Co., the Japanese beauty company that’s 146 years old, is giving itself one big makeover. To attract more coveted consumers in their 20s...

PHL unable to maximize youth’s part in demographic dividend, expert says

IN a country where the youth comprises more than half of the population, the youth sector is one of the segments of the population...

Pinoy millennials’ confidence in business, government leaders slips

FILIPINO millennials remain more confident than their global peers when it comes to their future prospects but their goodwill toward business and government leaders...

Millennials want tech to complement, not overwhelm, dining experience

INSTAGRAM-savvy millennials are already infamous for snapping photos of their food when dining out, but new research shows that they want smart technology to...