The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
6% GDP Growth Not Bad Versus Rest of Asia
The Philippine economy may not have a stellar performance this year, given the unimpressive figures in the first two quarters of 2019. But I believe this is not a disappointing turn of events compared with where the rest of Asia’s economy is headed.
A Noble Profession: Part 1
The period from September 5 to October 5 has been designated as National Teachers’ Month while the 5th of October is World’s Teachers Day. The theme of our national celebration is “Gurong Pilipino: Handa sa Makabagong Pagbabago” while the entire world will celebrate teachers with the theme “Young Teachers: The Future of the Profession.”
Passion in Business
Is passion necessary to succeed in business? It seems like a simple question with a simple answer. Of course! You cannot succeed in anything unless you are passionate. Unfortunately, the answer is more complicated than that. In fact, it is a mistake to assume that passion alone can make you succeed as an entrepreneur.
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Manny Villar is On His Way to Building a Million Filipino Homes
I have always said I would like to be the man who has built the biggest number of houses for our people. I want to build a million homes. I’m already close to it. I’ve always believed in housing, shelter is very important.
The King of Our Home
Manuel B. Villar, Jr., the rags-to-riches billionaire, is many things to many people—a politician, one-time presidential aspirant, real estate and retail tycoon, kingmaker and so much more but to his three children—Vista Land president Manuel Paolo Villar, Public Works Secretary Mark Villar and Las Piñas Rep. Camille Villar, he is, more than anything else, the king of their home, the best father they could ever have.
Manny Villar: At Home in His Empire
Tycoon Manuel B. Villar, Jr. is undoubtedly one of the fathers of the Philippine property industry.
But he stands out because his is an empire he himself built from scratch or to put in more specifically, out of a single red truck for gravel and sand. Indeed, he didn’t have a head start because he was not a second generation builder.