Live Selling on Facebook is a Huge Success in the Philippines

When Facebook live was first launched, I projected that web based entrepreneurs will benefit mostly. Well, I’m not wrong but I didn’t realize even direct sellers and retailers will monetize this feature to the max. And what’s very interesting is that Philippine based retailers have picked up on this trend and made it really big. […]

Cebuana Lhuillier Loan Experience and Review

It has been a goal for me to look for a good loan provider for my business for expansion purposes. I’m willing to pay for the interest charges because I will use the loaned amount for business. So in July 2016, I tried Cebuana Lhuillier’s loan offer. I met with their sales representative and forged a […]

Register Your Sole Prop Business as BMBE

There are plenty of benefits when you register your sole prop business as BMBE or Barangay Micro Business Enterprise. A BMBE is defined under the BMBE Law, RA. 9178 Act of 2002 as “any business enterprise engaged in production, processing, or manufacturing of products, including agro-processing, as well as trading and services, with total assets of not more than P3 million. Such […]

Closing Sole Prop Business in Manila (Pasig City)

It’s not easy, I’m telling you that. I had to close down my sole prop business registration in Pasig because I moved to Antipolo and wishes to register there and pay business tax to where my roots are and where we are based at (makes sense?). Anyway, it was all good until the BIR decided […]

8 Years of Being a Work at Home Mom and Still Rocking It

Oh wow, it has been that long? Tell you what, it has been one of the best decisions I ever made.   It was not easy but I knew it was what I wanted and with some luck, I was able to sustain being a work at home mom (WAHM). I’ve had run ins with not […]

In Business: 2016 Highs and Lows

Happy New Year!   It has been months since my last post and since it’s the New Year, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking and planning for 2017. But before that let me tell you how my 2016 was business wise. I’ve had a lot of highs last year and a few lows. Let’s […]

What To Do When You Feel Stuck?

What do you do when you feel stuck in life or in any situation? Read simple tips here.

Entrepreneur and Franchise Expo 2016

EVENT DETAILS 3rd Entrepreneur and Franchise Expo Date: March 11-13, 2016 Venue: Megatrade Hall 1, 5th Floor Mega B, SM Megamall Opening Hours: Fri: 11:00AM-08:00PM Sat: 11:00AM- 08:00PM Sun: 11:00AM- 08:00PM Number of Exhibitors: 90 Exhibitors Expected Visitors: 10,000 Visitors Online Registration Fee: Free Walk In Registration Fee: Php 20.00 Organized By MEDIACOM SOLUTIONS INC. […]

Mompreneur of the Week: Leah of Bureaucraft Design Services / Foodstock Philippines

Name: Leah B. Paningbatan Nickname: Leah Short Bio: Freelance architect, part time mountaineer, full time vegetarian Name of Business: Bureaucraft Design Services / Foodstock Philippines Questions: What kept you busy before you became a Pinaypreneur?  Besides being a freelance architect, m managing 2 of our businesses ( Bureaucraft & Ambay) but now loving my new adventure with my new […]

How To Compute Tax When Writing an Official Receipt

Hey Mompreneurs, I found out that for some people, it’s hard to remember how to compute for VATable sales and Tax. I suggest that you print this in a piece of paper and always ask your employees to check on it before writing on the official receipt or invoice. For example the total amount is […]

Improve Your Entrepreneurial Skills: Lifelong Learning Series

Are you an entrepreneur who’s looking into growing your business skills? That’s a good sign… growing your business does not have to stop with your business process, business systems, etc. You also have to look after your own self. How you come off to your clients or potential clients. I recommend the following workshops if you […]

Google Apps for Work Repriced for Philippine Users

Hey Mompreneurs! Good news, are you using Google Apps for Work? They are now down to $3 (plus tax) per user per month instead of $5. Seems small but if you’re a big user of Google Apps for Work, this is something good. Businesses who are not based in the Philippines but has majority of […]

10 StartUp Innovators will have a chance to “Pitch In” at Asia E- Commerce Expo 2015

Asia E- Commerce Expo 2015 is happening on November 25, 2015 at SMX Convention Center, Taguig from 8AM to 6PM with more than 20 speakers and expecting 300 attendees plus 30 exhibitors to showcase their products and services. The main objective of the event is to empower the start up inovators and traditional organizations to adapt E-Commerce & to […]

Mompreneur of the Week: SCMUTYA Enterprises

Name: Shiena Mutya-Combalicer Nickname: Shina Name of Business: SCMUTYA Enterprises Short Bio: I’m Shiena Mutya – Combalicer, a work-at-home-mom, entrepreneur, blogger and digital marketing advisor. I graduated at Polytechnic University of the Philippines with a Bachelor Degree in Advertising and Public Relation. I’m 29 years old, married to my first and only boyfriend for 13 years and now […]

Writing Services Available Online

For the past weeks, I felt that I have lost my writing mojo and I don’t know why. Maybe too tired to think about what words to write? I am not a professional writer to begin with but I do write decently  (plus there are tons of grammar check and spelling check tools online!) but […]

Business Workshop in Manila: The Business Canvas, Creating A One-Page Biz Plan

Workshop Objectives At the end of this course, the learner should be able to: a) Master the building blocks of a business model; b) Understand the basic business models; c) Design and build better and more innovative business models. d) Prepare a one-page business plan using the business canvas; and e) Know how the business […]

Free Mumpreneur Workshop in Singapore

Aspiring entrepreneurs and mumpreneurs in Singapore are so lucky to be able to attend a FREE mumpreneur workshop by Chris Duncan. Chris Duncan is a business and life coach that helps women across the globe to start their businesses from home. He has really great tips and suggestions on how, where and when to start […]

Why Online Sellers Are Getting Tired of OLX PH

Most online sellers I know use the ads service of olx.ph and everything’s peachy until recently when OLX PH started to roll out changes to their policies, website and ad regulations that took everyone by surprise. First problem: OLX PH removed their feedback feature where buyers can put their reviews on the transaction with the […]

How to Become a Professional Virtual Assistant in the Philippines

This post is close to my heart  because it has served me really well since day 1. I’m not sure how to put it, if it’s luck or divine intervention that I got my first premium client the first day I started as a virtual assistant. In my almost 7 years of purely earning as […]

Business Workshop: Think B.I.G

For entreps who are looking for a good and affordable learning series, you can try Think BIG. They are going to discuss topics that are relevant to your businesses: Business Registration Intellectual Property Rights Awareness Food & Drug Registration Orientation on the ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) WHEN: March 27, 2015, from 9AM to 5PM WHERE: National […]