The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
Be Your Own Boss
Last November 12, 2019, the Villar SIPAG Foundation hosted the 9th OFW & Family Summit at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. It was attended by thousands of overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their families. I was amazed at the success of the summit even on its 9th year.
Economic Prospects More Upbeat in 2020
The more robust economic growth in the third quarter of 2019 is making many businessmen more bullish on their prospects for 2010.
I will not argue with their assessment. The 6.2-percent gross domestic product growth registered in the July-to-September period, coming from a less stellar performance in the first two quarters of the year, has just proven that the economy is performing well despite the global headwinds.
Never Stop Learning
There is nothing more exciting than going up the stage and receiving that symbolic diploma. For many, it signifies the end of a particular chapter in their lives—preparing for the real world. Unfortunately, when you get to the “real world” well, reality sets in. And that reality will tell you that learning should not stop once you call yourself a graduate.
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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.