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Startup Tips

Workplaces of the future: 'The Matrix' than 'office space'

The future, functional workspaces will also be about using virtual reality and creating the fourth dimension.

The cliché workplace environment of the 20th century makes me think about dull neon lights, desk cubicles, stale air and large IBM computer monitors. I cannot imagine how this would stimulate productivity, innovation and a sense of community for today’s office workers or generation.Related: How the ...

by Federico Re  | May 11, 2016 05:00:00
Business Ideas

Insights on emerging innovation

Where will the next wave of innovation come from?

 Well sought-after strategic advisor and writer, Scott D. Anthony, is set to visit the Philippines this September to engage the local startup community in a lively discussion on the role of big companies vis-à-vis entrepreneurs in enabling innovation.Anthony is a leading expert ...

September 24, 2012 01:00:00
Startup Tips

Inside the September issue

Read on lessons on reinventing your brand and learning how to innovate.

Be the first to grab a copy of our September issue on success strategies for small business. Do you want to know how to carry out innovation successfully? The September issue answers your basic questions. There are 7 elements needed to foster ...

August 30, 2012 04:00:00

Ystilo Salon: Beyond beauty

The brand introduced innovations.

Talked into establishing the business by women in his family, Federico Moreno, took the challenge of shifting from trading goods to managing a beauty salon. Little did he know, it would also change the way he sees a customer-oriented industry and the ...

November 29, 2011 02:00:00
Business Ideas

Building a homegrown premium brand

Premium retail is different.

Tyler is a store known and frequented by the highly discriminating segment of the market whose portfolio includes both money and class.A local brand and one that is fully produced in the Philippines, from the drawing board to its execution, Tyler is ...

by Carlo P. Mallo  | November 28, 2011 07:00:00
Business Ideas

Why you should care about patents

A patent may be crucial for innovative companies to thrive

With the fast pace of business today, innovation is one of the qualities that will make a business thrive. This puts enourmous pressure on companies to remain innovative or obtain access to other companies\\\' innovation says the Intellectual Property Office of the ...

August 31, 2011 02:00:00
Business Ideas

Managing innovation for your business

Innovation is translating an invention into a marketable product or process

In today\\\'s economy, managing innovation within a company requires a good knowledge of the patent system in order to ensure that the company draws maximum benefit from its own innovative and creative efforts says the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines. Innovation ...

August 25, 2011 12:00:00
Business Ideas

Use technology to expand your business

Investing in technology can be worth it

Ten years ago, Joseph Calata joined the family business, Planters Choice Agro Products Inc., with this major goal in mind: to make it the country’s top distributor of animal feeds, fertilizers, and agrochemicals. Today, Planters Choice now ranks among the Philippines’ top ...

August 19, 2011 10:00:00