Succession planning in a small business

May 29, 2016

Ernie and Mila Bravo think their children are ready to take over. by Myrna R. Co, SERDEF Media Bureau (first published in Business Friday,  Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 27, 2016) Small entrepreneurs do not set Read More

SERDEF officers re-elected at 2016 AGMM

May 20, 2016

Dr. Paterno V. Viloria and Mrs. Nelia L. Gonzalez were re-elected president and chair, respectively, of the Small Enterprises Research and Development Foundation (SERDEF) during its annual general membership meeting held on May 18 at Read More

SERDEF general membership to meet May 18

May 10, 2016

 SERDEF Treasurer Editha A. Reyes receives the “Outstanding Service Award” from President Paterno V. Viloria during last year’s AGMM This year’s annual general membership meeting of the Small Enterprises Research and Development Foundation (SERDEF) will Read More

DTI warns against freight overcharging

May 8, 2016

  The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently issued an advisory to shippers and importers to pay only the standard and legally-prescribed fees to freight forwarding companies handling their cargo requirements.   Memorandum Circular Read More

When big companies acquire small ones

May 2, 2016

by Myrna R. Co (first published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer Business Friday, April 29, 2016) We have seen the trend in recent years – big companies acquiring smaller ones that are very promising or Read More