How to Improve the Math Skills of the Filipino Children?

I saw this on my Facebook feed today. Fine, I admit it. Filipinos are not really blessed with math skills. In fact, many grow up to be afraid of it, refusing to even attempt to learn beyond counting how much is our overtime and holiday pay. Because yes, salary is important. However, I refuse to […]

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Free HR Talk: HR as Process Champions by Dee M. Ancot

FREE HR TALK: HR AS PROCESS CHAMPIONS Date: AUGUST 7, 2022 (Sunday)Time: 3:00pm to 5:30pmTopic: “HR as Process Champions”Special Speaker: Mr. Dee M. Ancot, OD ExpertHow to Watch: LIVE AND FREE at the Philippines HR Group Facebook and Youtube, and The HR Cafe: Usapang Trabaho, Buhay at Iba Pa Facebook pages On our 101st Episode […]

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Question: Is it okay to tell a possible employer that the reason you left a company was because of a low salary?

Question: Is it okay to tell a possible employer that the reason you left a company was because of mababang sahod? My Answer: I THINK YOU SHOULD EXPLAIN MORE Saying the reason you left is mababang sahod will welcome many followup questions from the recruiter like: “If mababa ang sahod, bakit mo tinanggap ang trabaho?” […]

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When You’re Living a Life Full of Regrets

START THINKING OF WHAT LIFE WILL BE A lot of people regret their past choices and why they made bad decisions they’re regretting now. They get caught up on negative emotions and end up depressed thinking they’ve wasted their life and “Woe is me…. I’m old and what have I accomplished?” For me, time is […]

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Why Corporate is Sometimes Better than Entrepreneurship

When people asked me if it’s better to quit their jobs and go into business, here’s my answer: WHY CORPORATE IS SOMETIMES BETTER THAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP People always assume that if you start a business and work hard, you WILL be successful and won’t lose your capital. That it’s better than working in a 9-to-5 job […]

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Why I am NOT Favorable To Minimum Wage Increases

THIS IS WHY I AM NOT TOO PABOR IN INCREASING MINIMUM WAGE Minimum wage increases impact the poor as an income, and businesses that hire MWE to manufacture commodities. If you’re a BPO, you’d hire a college graduate with tech and IT skills and pay them above minimum. If you’re a manufacturing company of canned […]

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Let Leni Lead or Let God Lead?

LET LENI LEAD OR LET GOD LEAD? As everyone is still reeling from the election results, may we remind everyone to please be careful to still remain rational and not write words you will later recant later on. Dyames Uy Gascon is an example on how a popular Catholic priest should NOT act. On his […]

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Is Google Trends an Effective Predictor of Election Results?

HOW EFFECTIVE IS GOOGLE TRENDS IN PREDICTING ELECTION RESULTS? In the recent election of France, it is claimed that Google Trends was able to predict the winner since the predicted data was so close to actual election results. What most people don’t say is that the pre-election polls / survey also had a similar prediction. […]

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My Thoughts in the Puregold Issue – Stop Overthinking It

DO NOT OVERTHINK IT Today’s post is in response to Bilyonario’s article of Puregold, a big Filipino supermarket chain, requiring their cashiers and clerks to have at least a college degree. And this comment from a Netizen: My response: This has nothing to do with HR’s incompetence. It has nothing to do that a high […]

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