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Do you have the grit for success?

Jul 17, 2017 - 4:52 PM

Apprentice Asia winner Jonathan Yabut gives tips for success – not just in career but in life

Driving innovation and shaping breakthroughs

Apr 18, 2017 - 6:49 PM

How companies can “lead in the new” at work and in people’s lives

Everyday leaders in the workplace

Apr 07, 2017 - 2:15 PM

These employees from Accenture are pioneering a new age of development in an innovation led industry

How this UP engineering grad juggled school, work as a call center agent

Jul 04, 2016 - 9:22 PM

It s not always easy to juggle school studying civil engineering and work at a call center with its various demands – but Karla Gonzales made it happen

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How being a call center agent helped me become a CEO

May 17, 2016 - 6:05 PM

By working as a telemarketer Kalibrr co founder and CEO Paul Rivera honed the craft of communication and built soft skills

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The best answer to the job interview question 'Tell me about yourself'

May 10, 2016 - 9:52 PM

If you answer this poorly you set yourself up to get grilled by the interviewer You’ll be a nervous rambling wreck writes Kalibrr co founder and CEO Paul Rivera

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How this millennial became a PLDT trade marketing head at 26

Apr 24, 2016 - 3:38 PM

Everyone wants the fast track to career success but what does that realll entail? Here s how this yuppie became a trade marketing head at PLDT at 26

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How this Pinoy worked her way from sales floor to startup

Apr 12, 2016 - 9:13 PM

A Filipina who first worked as a salesperson in New Jersey talks about how she landed a great job in a startup company

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From account manager to server: A true story of moving to the US

Apr 07, 2016 - 9:02 PM

A Filipina in San Diego tells us the truth about what it’s like to start from zero

Why this young Pinoy left his corporate job to work for the government

Apr 03, 2016 - 9:21 PM

A better government and a better country are definitely possible says this young Pinoy who used to work for a large bank and is now with the PPP Center But we need your help

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How I learned to walk and live again

Apr 05, 2015 - 8:44 PM

At 20 Dinesh got into a deadly car accident just as he was about to enter his senior year of college In this story of true grit Dinesh talks about how he got back on his feet