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How 3 Moms Grew a Facebook Group to a 20,000-Member Trading Hub

Two-year old platform helps members buy and sell used furniture and other household items

Manila Furniture is a buy and sell Group on Facebook specializing in furniture and other home furnishingsGarage sales are passé. These days, if you want to sell a used item, snap a photo and share it with friends on social media and ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | June 23, 2017 10:00:00
Business Ideas

Got no time to join bazaars? This platform may be for you

Digimall is a new online marketplace that increases the reach of traditional merchants

The Christmas season is also bazaar season. This time of the year, bazaar events mushroom practically everywhere, with each claiming to be the biggest, the best, and ultimately, the place to be if one wants serious profit. Of course, it’s not always ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | November 28, 2016 05:00:00
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How Zalora is changing online shopping for Filipinos

UPDATED - With PH emerging as a major e-commerce force, Zalora is out to seize the market

Gone are the days when long lines during sale season, or imminent standstill traffic, stop shoppers from retail therapy. Just as how millennials and baby boomers learned how to tweet, take selfies and post statuses, businesses developed virtual shopping malls, making sure ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | October 09, 2016 12:00:00
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Wear the word: The 175 Apparel’s ”?"dictionary” t-shirts

Shirts for every Filipino, whether ”?"oragon”, ”?"dalisay”, or ”?"torpe”

Does anyone here still read dictionaries?If you cannot even recall anymore what a dictionary is, stumbling upon this cool t-shirt business in your Instagram feed may refresh you. More so, it can even educate you about words from our various Philippine dialects, ...

by Jen Balboa  | September 29, 2016 04:00:00
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7 ways to make extra income even with a full-time job

Eliminate financial stress by earning on the side

Is your dwindling bank account impacting your health? The American Psychological Association (APA) released a survey showing that money stress impacts Americans' health nationwide. And, as it turns out, the wealthy are also stressed about money – not just those in lower-income households. Furthermore, ...

by Sujan Patel  | September 28, 2016 03:00:00
Business Ideas

Shopee targets more Filipino sellers

The Southeast Asian mobile shopping platform is looking to grow its 2M+ app downloads in the country

“Everyone is shifting to mobile, so there's a huge potential for growth in mobile shopping in the country,” said Terence Pang, chief operating officer of m-commerce platform Shopee, as he pointed out how mobile-first is a much-needed move for local merchants.According to ...

by Toni Antiporda  | September 06, 2016 05:00:00
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How to save time and money with marketing automation (Infographic)

It only takes 9 steps

When it comes to growth hacking and digital marketing, it’s vital to leverage marketing automation and implement a solid customer journey optimization strategy that helps you save time, money and quickly acquire more customers. What is marketing automation?In plain English, marketing automation refers to the technologies that enable you ...

by Ehsan Jahandarpour  | September 04, 2016 12:00:00
Startup Tips

Lessons from Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built

From scoring 1/120 in math for a college entrance exam, to being China’s richest man

 A lot has been said about Jack Ma, but Duncan Clark’s latest biography on China’s richest man, Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built, gives a detailed tale on how the young teacher beat the odds and proved over and over in ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | August 09, 2016 06:00:00
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Success habits from Jeff Bezos, the world's 3rd richest person

The founder of Amazon and owner of The Washington Post gives us 4 tips

“What’s dangerous is not to evolve,” Jeff Bezos once said in an interview. This declaration pretty much sums up why the CEO and founder of Amazon is a powerhouse of a leader and innovator.But, let’s not gloss over the fact that alongside his phenomenal rise, Bezos, who ...

by Carolyn Sun  | August 02, 2016 04:00:00