Pandemic tests small business mettle

April 28, 2020

(First published in the Sunday Biz Section, Philippine Daily Inquirer, April 26, 2020 by Myrna Rodriguez Co )SERDEF Media Bureau) Against the backdrop of widespread socio-=economic disturbances wrought by the raging viral outbreak, small enterprises Read More

“Ticking bomb”- SMEs in COVID19 peril

March 26, 2020

Amidst the viral menace that the world faces, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) looms as the most highly at risk economic sector. “Ticking bomb” is how the situation is described by Andrew Masigan, an economist, Read More

Food entrepreneurs beat the holiday rush

January 2, 2020

FOOD ENTREPRENEURS BEAT THE HOLIDAY RUSH By Myrna Rodriguez-Co After the flurry of shopping and gift-giving, feasting and partying, sprucing up  and decorating, the average person is seen as broke and physically drained, if not Read More

Beginner’s Kit

Using testimonials to promote your business

October 1, 2019

Customers will not impulsively plunk down their hard-earned cash on something they have not used before.    They would need more than an attractive advertising copy with glossy photos to be  convinced  to try a  product, Read More

Airbnb: the business of sharing space

July 3, 2019

THE BUSINESS OF SHARING SPACE  More and more people have assimilated travel into their lifestyle.  Traveling – around the country or in other countries abroad – has lately become a priority activity among young people, Read More

The ABCs of cash flow management

June 26, 2019

The importance of cash flow management cannot be overemphasized.  Big or small, new or established, hbusinesses need ready cash in order to run  efficiently. Indeed, there have been companies which, while still earning profits, have Read More


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