December , 2014

5 Reasons You Should Never Be Late

I have heard “Island Time” or in the Philippines “Filipino Time” as a way of justifying being late. Since one of our solutions, PayrollHero, aims to help employees be punctual for their jobs, I thought it would be a good idea to talk about being on time. So here 5 reasons why you should never be late: It’s

Training: Daring to Grow

Many years ago a buddy of mine convinced me to go to a local franchise sports gym in Los Angeles, California. I was never an athlete and really never step foot in a gym ever in my life. I was the guy in Physical Education that was always picked last and wasn’t really good at

Crucial Apps for Business: 5 Things You Can Do With Your Smartphone

Albert Einstein’s fear of a generation of idiots being raised because of an eventual over-dependence on technology has amounted to nothing more than just that: a fear. Technology–so far– has done quite a lot to improve our lives. Take smartphones as an example. Who would’ve thought that the device we originally used to call and

Coordination: Key to a Healthy Organization

Life in the 21st century life requires us to wear many and more hats all at once. As a result, we face more and more different people and work on more and more different tasks almost at the same time. Finishing a project now requires more people to work with and to work for! This has

Social Media 101: Make Conversation King

We often hear people say, “Content is King.” I used to fully believe it. But as I experiment on our social media accounts, I’ve come to believe that Conversation is King. Social Media values conversation—people interacting with your brand and with each other. The worst way to think of it is believing it’s a one-way

If You’re Not an Asset, You’re a Liability

A liability can mean something that is a hindrance or puts an individual or group at a disadvantage. Businesses, over time, incur liabilities. The most obvious being financial liability such as debt and payables. It should be the goal of every company to minimize liabilities and to only incur ones that lead to strategic growth. This is

5 Essential Things to Do When Starting a Business

You have just resigned from your previous job to start your own business. You have a great vision but still far from seeing it all come together. While you’re not where you wish to be just yet, here are our suggestions on the essential things you have to do to show that you’re the real deal.

Best Driving Apps to Help You Navigate the Streets of Metro Manila

Traffic in Manila is so bad it’s enough to make anyone want to stop driving altogether. Being a driver in Manila means you have to navigate through EDSA and other busy thoroughfares in the Metro. The mark of a skilled driver is the ability to weave in and out of traffic to get to your destination