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 […]

Hiring Your Accountant for Your Sole Prop Business

BIR and other government compliance are huge issues when you’re a business owner. I don’t have any background with accounting and finance so I opted to hire an accountant to prepare my business’ compliance. How do you hire your accountant and where?  1. Recommendations – ask your businessmen friends on leads. They are your best source of […]

WAHM & Mompreneur Workshops for 2015 in Manila

2015 should be about improving ourselves as Mompreneurs. To achieve that, we must learn from the masters of each field that we want to learn or improve on. Here are workshops that I recommend all of us should attend. Workshop 1: Real Ways to Be a WAHM: Set Up Your Virtual Assistant Business for Success With […]

Barangay Clearance Business Permit Renewal 2015

Yep it’s that time of the year again!  Before you scurry and head out to your Barangay Hall, check your requirements first: 1. Last year’s Barangay clearance business permit – photocopy or original copy (doesn’t matter) 2. Official Receipt of your last year’s Barangay clearance business permit – assuming there isn’t any major changes in […]

How to Deal with Difficult Clients for Service Based Businesses

Even how stellar you conduct your service based business, there is always that one or two clients who think it’s not enough or want something more than you can give even after giving your best service. In fact, difficult clients are deemed to be part of any business regardless of what industry you’re in. Yes, […]