Category: Productivity

Highlights of SONA 2018: What the President Has to Say?

War on drugs, corruption, taxes, healthcare and the promotion of a new House Speaker — These are the highlights of President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the Nation Address (SONA). A lot of Filipino people found the speech controversial for not only it captured various topics but it was also shrouded by shocking announcements. Flickr July 23, 2018 — Two years after President Rodrigo Duterte took his oath as the President of the Philippines, he returned to the Batasang Pambansa Complex to deliver his third State of the Nation Address and presented the Administration’s current plans in providing changes for the […]

Business Alert : President Duterte Signs Ease of Doing Business Act

May 28, 2018 — President Rodrigo Duterte officially signs Republic Act No. 11032 or Ease of Doing Business Act, as part of the government’s advocacy in providing a much faster way of accomplishing government transactions. About the Law R.A No. 11032, or also known as the Ease of Doing Business and Efficient Government Service Delivery Act is actually an amendment of the Anti-Red Tape Act of 2007. According to President Duterte, this newly signed law could hopefully bring an end to the ongoing struggle of excessive regulations especially when it comes to accomplishing government-related transactions. In a statement made by […]

Marketing Matters: Using Videos to Advertise Your Business

There are many ways on how you could advertise your startup, and introduce your business to the world: a cool website, a blog, social media posts, and the list goes on. But if you really want to make an effective call to action to your audiences, then using videos to market your business is the best solution. Videos often engage people in a way that texts and photos cannot, and thanks to today’s technology, there are many video applications that can help you create useful marketing videos that can promote your products at a low cost! What Videos Could I […]

Business Registration in PH : A Checklist of All the Things that You Need

Planning to start your own company in the Philippines? Aside from capital, structure and raw materials, you also need to comply with some regulatory requirements from the government to avoid legal consequences. We provided a checklist of all the requirements and permits needed for you to legally operate your business in the Philippines. 1. Register Your Business Name You first need to secure your preferred business name with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). You can use the internet to check if your brand name is unique and doesn’t have a duplicate entity name before registering it with the SEC. […]

Ten Elleven Manila Donates Money for the One Hour Fundraising Campaign

Friday, August 3, 2017 – Makati — Our company, Ten Elleven Manila donated at least one hour of our annual salary to the Children’s Hour Philippines Foundation, Inc. as part of the One Hour Campaign program. The beneficiary of this campaign is Pangarap Foundation (Reach for the Sky Project) based in Pasay, Manila. Time, Talent and Treasure We have different gifts, according to the grace given us. If a man’s gift is prophesying, let him use it in proportion to his faith. If it is serving, let him serve; if it is teaching, let him teach; if it is encouraging, […]

5 Ways to Stay Productive at Work Even During the Holidays

“Tis the season to be jolly!” — This phrase alone can simply describe the holidays itself. Probably at this point forward, the ambiance of the yuletide season can easily be felt everywhere. With several stores selling santa hats and toys, companies celebrating their own christmas parties as well as other year end celebration so to speak, and of course, the hums of christmas carols echoing on the air. Flickr (Patti Ashton) Now, things might be a little difficult if you’re an employee who often gets distracted by the holiday rush. Imagine all that excitement of spending quality time with your […]

4 Tips on Engaging with Employees During the Holiday Season

It’s that time of the year again! — The holidays is just around the corner, and maybe at this moment, you’re now busy buying gifts and planning your team’s christmas party. Sometimes, you might find it hard to organize these kinds of celebration due to the fact that you still have plenty of work to do before the end of the year and that those tasks have deadlines that you should catch up with. But don’t panic, for we will share 4 ideas on how you would efficiently engage with employees during the holiday season. Flickr by State Farm. A […]

7 Marketing Trends to Hit 2017

The world of online marketing just keeps getting bigger, and better — 2016 was filled with new apps and trends that brought wonders to all sorts of life; and once we kick off the new year, expect that there would be more marketing strategies that businesses would utilize, which leads to the question: What are those marketing trends that would make the cut for 2017? Shutterstock From One Trend to Another Of course, social media marketing is an automatic contender for this list, but we will not deal with social media alone, for there are many ways on how one […]

6 Ways to Get Noticed By Millennial Clients

Shutterstock An accounting firm should not only base its growth on excellence in handling financials, calculations, reporting and advisory, but it should also focus on client acquisition and retention. You should remember that in every generation, one thing that would connect your business with them is through proper engagement and creating strong relationships. Here are 6 ways on how you could attract clients especially on the millennial side, and build loyalty between both parties. The DIY Generation’s Edge Shutterstock In a report by JD Power, it showed that millennials had always been the much more edgier generation than baby boomers. […]

5 Known Malpractices Which Can Result to Data Breach

Every business is a target — All kinds of organization from the largest to unsuspectingly small ones can become a victim of data breach. With many incidents reported each year, the IRS continues to wage war against these kinds of intrusions by posting articles and other publications that could warn and raise awareness to their taxpayers, especially with the next tax season coming up. But even after all the precautionary measures said and done, there are some who still became unexpected victims of these kinds of issues which resulted from their carelessness of handling data. Flickr ( Ervins Strauhmanis ) […]