2018 PH National Holidays and Long Weekends

Update: Beginning 2018, Dec. 8 will now be a special non working holiday per RA 10966   Thru Proclamation 269, Malacañang has released the dates for 2018 Philippine Holidays 2018 Philippine Holidays (Regular) New Year’s Day- January 1 Maundy Thursday- March29...

APEC 2015 Advisories

The Philippines, after 2 decades, will again host APEC. Herewith are APEC 2015 advisories: holiday, pay guidelines and road rerouting, for your reference.

Limited Engagement at Palawan

Update 2: Read my talk about office bullying. Update 1: Vid clips of the convention I will be at Puerto Princesa, Palawan for some engagement. I’ll give a talk on “Workplace bullying” at the 2013 Philippine Nurses Association National Convention. And...

Pray For Visayas (1): 7.1 Earthquake

Update 2: The unified official hashtag for relief and rescue operations is #EarthQuakePH Update 1: If you’re an entrepreneur, hr or operations head of a company in the affected areas, here are some of the things you can do for the employees: Allow them to...

What Does It Mean To Ordinary Filipinos?

This morning, I received news from our friends in Del Monte about the acquisition by Del Monte Pacific Limited (DMPL),  a PH company publicly listed in both Singapore Mainboard and Philippine stock exchange,  of  Del Monte Foods (DMF), a US corporation who owns the...

Digital Influencers Marketing Summit 2013

While all of us may have an account on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, it does not necessarily make one a social media marketer, as some people are claiming. A few likewise, may have been blogging and covering events, but it does not necessarily make one an influencer

Fuel Price Hike Again?

I drove to my favorite gasoline station where I normally get my fill of unleaded ethanol fuel, and guess what? Several cars are lined up to fill their tanks too.

Beyond Planning: eProductivity by Eric Mack

  On November 24; 26-29, 2007, one of the gurus on Productivity, Eric Mack, will be in Manila for a series of lecture on eProductivity. Different Tracks will be available to suite the needs of different audiences, i.e. students, employees, managers and...