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How Franchising Helped Anytime Fitness Grow to 50 Branches in PH in 3 ½ Years

It costs Php16-17M to open one but ROI is good claims a franchisee who just opened his 5th branch

Mainard Sahagun was all smiles at the opening of Anytime Fitness at the second floor of Glorietta 5, Makati City on Tuesday, October 17. It is the fifth branch owned by the 34-year-old former tennis coach from Australia and three other partners, ...

by Paul John Caña  | October 25, 2017 10:00:00

Health Care Could be the Next Big Thing in Franchising, Says Expert

Francorp’s Sam Christopher Lim also warns of saturation in the food sector

A wide gap in the supply and demand of health services arising from higher average household incomes and inadequate government health services is creating an opportunity for owners of medical clinics, wellness centers, pharmacies and other retailers of medicines and health products ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | July 25, 2017 12:00:00
News and Events

QC Business Owners Near Hospitals Could Benefit from LGU’s Medical Tourism Push

The local government wants to turn areas around hospitals into medical support zones

The Quezon City government wants to develop medical support zones around a cluster of specialized government hospitals in the city in a bid to become a major medical tourism destination in the world by the year 2020.The city is host to a ...

by Cherrie Regalado  | June 13, 2017 12:00:00
Business Ideas

Guerilla Race: The business of running a military-type race and its founder’s silent battle

This upstart of a race event shows no signs of abandoning its promising run

He may have been diagnosed with stage four bladder cancer, but Dennis Bumanglag, the former military officer who founded one of the most unique race organizing companies based in the Philippines, has chosen not to run from his duties.A case in point ...

by Angelo Cantera  | November 21, 2016 02:00:00
Run & Grow

The science behind how sleep makes you smarter

Sleep is the foundation of physical health, mental energy and good biz

I’m a science geek. I like to know why a particular approach to life or technique for success works. Otherwise, I tend to glaze over when faced with another “X Ways to Achieve Y Results” article. In the absence of research or ...

by Greg Wells  | November 17, 2016 06:00:00
Run & Grow

Working at your desk all day could be killing you (Infographic)

From an ergonomic perspective, the typical workspace is a cluster of slow-motion booby traps

Not to sound like an alarmist, but your desk could be killing you – and your business.In the United States, an estimated 75 to 80 percent suffer from lower back pains due primarily to our sedentary, sitting-saturated lives. All that discomfort adds up to a ...

by Aaron Orendorff  | October 31, 2016 03:00:00
Run & Grow

4 must-have traits to protect your health and ensure your business success

Because there’s a nexus between succeeding in business and health

The same core principles that you implement to build a successful business can be implemented to achieve your best health.But far too often, many people get ahead of themselves and start to let minute details slow them down.Just as worrying about the ...

by Julian Hayes II  | October 30, 2016 06:00:00
Run & Grow

Brain training, social engagement can reduce risks of dementia (Infographic)

Attention, middle aged entrepreneurs: better start having healthy habits

They say age is just a number, but when it comes to health, it could be one’s ticking reminder of the many diseases one may encounter.According to a report by Forbes in 2015, the average age of entrepreneurs is 40 years old. ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | September 01, 2016 05:00:00
Run & Grow

10 steps to improve your morning routine

Start your day right for good vibes and good business

If the sound of your morning alarm is worse to you than nails on a chalkboard, and if the thought of sunbeams through your window is cringe-inducing, this article’s for you.Just because you’re not a morning person doesn’t mean you can’t create ...

by Carly Okyle  | August 27, 2016 12:00:00
Startup Tips

Can imagining exercise make you more fit?

Don’t underestimate the mind-body connection.

Conventional wisdom tells us that exercising helps relieve stress. But for people who are less athletically inclined, the idea of going to the gym is more likely to make them break out in a cold sweat.So what if there were a way to get ...

by Nina Zipkin  | July 16, 2016 01:00:00
News and Events

Bottom line: Drilon files resolution for con-con

Plus, PH ranks 15th among 23 Western Pacific countries with most tobacco users among the youth.

It looks change is slowly creeping in. Senate President Franklin Drilon has filed a resolution for constitutional convention to review the 1987 Constitution. Drillon said in a press statement on Sunday, July 3 that he filed the resolution to determine if the present constitution ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | July 04, 2016 09:00:00
Startup Tips

6 self-awareness exercises to improve your life and work

Find a hidden weakness that may be not be apparent to consciousness.

"When there is no enemy within, the enemy without can do no harm."In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner and spiritualist Thai Nguyen of the Utopian Life talks about the ancient proverb in the context of fostering better self-awareness. "It allows you to find any sort ...

by Entrepreneur US Network  | July 01, 2016 09:00:00
Run & Grow

How Toby’s Sports maintains its market lead for 36 years now

As his dad’s successor, Toby Claudio ensures that the business will continue to grow and give back as well.

Almost every week, a section of Roxas Boulevard gets closed for a fun run, cyclists are now usual sights in highways, and not to be forgotten, are the Zumba dancers in community plazas. The fitness boom in the country in the last ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | June 25, 2016 05:00:00