Advocating for youth empowerment through education, specifically technical and computer skills, has been the driving mission of Code for Asia. Its founders have originally taught kids in traditional classrooms, remote villages, to where they would have waited for migrant-worker parents. From a Singapore-based society, it has now made wider impact across Asia. It is in […]
Everybody uses smartphones and tablets these days, making them the perfect tools to accomplish tasks that ordinarily you can only do on your computer. Now, you can sign contracts, make presentations, edit movies, and even manage your finances just by using your phone. Here are some of the best money management and savings apps which […]
Every business starts with an opportunity. Your online or cyber business idea has to be rooted to a real-world problem that a group of people are dealing with. In short, you’re selling a solution. You have to think about a particular problem, and then figure out what type of business you’re in. Broadly speaking, there […]
With the theme “Building inclusive economies, building a better world”, the 2015 APEC Summit that’s currently hosted by the Philippines puts emphasis on sustainable and resilient businesses. This extends to cyberpreneurs, who stands to benefit from APEC’s renewed push for liberalizing service industries. Gathering 21 member-economies from across borders of the Pacific Rim, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation […]
“Are Filipinos ready to do business online?” With innate talent, hard work, and determination, the consensus is that entrepreneurship in the country is poised to move to cyberspace. But awareness and Internet speed remain to be critical issues though. “The transaction part is there, the skills are there. It’s just a matter of awareness that […]
Cyberpreneur Philippines: Online Business Start-up Guide, the latest title from PageJump, is your answer if you want to become an online entrepreneur. Edited by Ray Calbay, Marv de Leon, and Paolo Lising, the book contains practical tips, insights, and noteworthy suggestions to start your venture. Startup founders, top freelancers, and company CEOs contribute chapters about […]
Filipinos are some of the most entrepreneurial people in the world. Many of our tech founders met international recognition, despite limitations in the local market. Find out which legendary Pinoy founder is your inspiration! close Want more expert tips? Get a copy of Cyberpreneur Philippines from leading bookstores, or order from us!
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Where would you get the money to make your cyber business happen? The answer will depend on the nature of your project, your business model, and your tolerance for risk. For a quick review of possible options, here are 5 models that you can use to fund your startup. Bootstrapping This means you’re using your own money for […]
As you become more hands-on in your cyber business, you’ll sometimes feel unequipped to tackle some areas. You may be weak on managing your funds or mastering a new tool. Rather than feed the “impostor syndrome” that cripple many budding cyberpreneurs, consider it as a learning opportunity to master new skills and ideas. Get inspired […]