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Here's how they made it happen.
Meet Alan Segui and Gino Orejo, two Bicol-raised creatives who made the fantasy of leaving their daytime jobs to become their own bosses a reality.Weekend Wanda creators Alan and Gino first met in college during their younger years. Seeking more creative opportunities,
Southeast Asia's richest man passed away.
Henry Sy, Sr., Southeast Asia's richest man, passed away on the morning of Saturday, January 19, 2019. He was 94. His son, Hans Sy, confirmed the news.The Chinese-Filipino businessman founded the SM Group, which owns some of the biggest retail, banking, and property ventures
These powerful duos are making big changes in the fields of education, transportation, beauty, art, and design.
When it comes to female representation in the workplace, Philippine firms continue to show they have no qualms about having a woman run the show. Data company Grant Thornton released its annual Women in Business report earlier in the year and it
Introducing, Sirena Spa!
Lauren Reid is officially an entrepreneur! She has opened her first business, called Sirena Spa, located in Siargao. The spa offers different types of nail, waxing, and massage services.In an interview with Cosmo.ph, Lauren talks about her new business venture:"My business partners visited Siargao for Christmas,
She's apparently even richer than Kim!
It seems like we're not the only ones who are in love with the brand.
Just because Anna Wintour is a (or the) fashion authority doesn’t mean that she knows everything about everything. And just like any other creative in the industry, she’s open to new ideas. Recently, Spanish brand Zara was discovered to be very intriguing for
Tailored for consumerism.
Premier media company, Conde Nast, the company responsible for the success of Vogue, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, and other internationally-renowned magazine titles, is shaking things up content-wise. The company recently launched a new sector called 23 Stories by Condé Nast. This new
Great for fashion startups and businesses!
HTML? Photoshop? Handling your business is hard enough! However, websites represent your brand. It must always look good to attract more audience. Thankfully, this revolutionary web platform saves us from frustrating website design!The Grid, a new web platform for building websites, makes
Learn from their mistakes.
In a commencement speech at Harvard, J.K. Rowling said "Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I built my life." She was, of course, referring to being jobless and divorced, after which she realized she had nothing left to lose and
She'll steal your heart and your money.
(Gif by Yayay de Castro)Love her or loathe her, there’s no denying that Taylor Swift’s got the Midas touch. Not only is the 25-year-old a genius when it comes to writing catchy tunes, she’s an ice cold business woman, too. Here we
They're getting a makeover?
Your favorite hipster brand is in trouble. (Main image by Andrew Burton, Getty Images News)To many Instagram and Multiply brands, it might come as a shock that their peg for midriff-baring designs and IDGAF marketing campaigns is not as hot as they
The secret: become a social media beast.
(Image by Yayay de Castro)Got some good merchandise in your hands but don’t know how to sell them? No worries. Here are five easy and cost efficient marketing tips every fashion startup can make use of. Tip #1: Talk the talk, talk to
It's the best of global digital marketing in fashion.
Main image via Ribuha AnuarDo you follow brands on Instagram? Or are trying to figure out how to do that yourself?Jigso Digital Solutions is holding a seminar that will show you the ropes of digital marketing, to help get your product across in
Fashion entrepreneurs share their tried and tested tips.
(Gif by Yayay De Castro)Lack of creative talent isn’t something the local fashion industry should worry about. The number of fashion schools and students therein attest to that. However, not every designer has the know-how or the proper resources to turn their
Here's the bottom line about starting your own business.
26-year-old Aren Pe sounds like a pro when he talks about how he started his streetwear label, S/S Supply Goods. Is it just the air of a management graduate of the Ateneo (no shade here) or is it the confidence that comes from years of learning
Hustle and you may just become Jake Cuenca's favorite new streetwear label.
The dream is free, but the hustle is sold separately. Perhaps every start-up wants to get famous and have celebrities wear their stuff (we’re looking at you, Jake Cuenca). But the only way they can do that is if they’re willing to
What's it like to be working with your "bae?"
Sure as you may be about starting your own business, it definitely helps to have a strong support system. While some prefer to keep the company within the family, others turn to significant halves to help them get the work going. Here Style