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Startup Tips

From shy to shine

Marketing graduate heeds advice to "envision the future" and overcomes shyness to rise into a respected figure in retailing.

In his own words, Jimmy Thai is a "shy, stay-away-from-the-limelight guy," but this has not dampened his entrepreneurial spirit. In fact, recognizing the strong business sense in him, his grandfather, Sia Tao, funded Thai\\\'s first venture with P50 in capital when he ...

by Iela Karunungan  | August 06, 2012 07:00:00
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7 factors that make or break a business

Top Shell retailer, Eva Tan, tells of her triumph and the winning secret formula

Many think that venturing into business with a popular franchise brand guarantees success, but Eva Tan, owner of three Shell gasoline stations in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija, says that one needs to do business with his heart in it to be successful.In ...

by Carlo P. Mallo  | July 05, 2012 10:00:00