Business Insights Archive

Why Cooperatives fail?

Abe Belina, a writer of the The Filipino Entrepreneur jotted down some of the reason why cooperatives in the Philippines fail. Cooperatives or coop in the common term is a group of people who have set up their own enterprise for their common good in which people is a common element. Though many studies attempt [&hellip

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How entrepreneurship shapes development

Government has been all eyes and ears in boosting the rural industries and on employment generation. According to Eduardo Taylor, an acknowledged authority on small enterprise development, the following are the principles in shaping up entrepreneurship as a key to development in the countryside. • Entrepreneurship creates employment. Setting up an enterprise would \mean hiring [&hellip

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What information an entrepreneur needs

Information for an entrepreneur is the financial and non-financial aspects of the business. Sales figures, operating expenses and outstanding accounts should be monitored on a daily or weekly basis whether an entrepreneur is a small time sari-sari store owner more so if the entrepreneur is a big time department store owner. There are two kinds [&hellip

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Is Google Glass Destined to be the Flop of the Year?

Google Glass is set to hit the gadget market this year, and is the latest gadget to be released in the hot trend of wearable tech. Products including connected bras and socks, even baby clothes, are part of the trend, but so far the wearable gadgets have not really taken the world by storm. If [&hellip

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The Rise of BPO Industries in the Philippines

The call center outsourcing in the Philippines has been growing steadily in the past few years.  In fact, business processing outsourcing (BPO) is one of the successful and fastest growing sectors in the country. Today, the industry has more than 1 million directly employed employees. Before it became one of the largest industries in the [&hellip

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