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You Need a Life Strategy Because Extraordinary Lives Don't Happen by Accident

No extraordinary person started out that way.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To achieve the life you want, one that will truly make you satisfied, you need to prioritize it above all else. If you want a life of success, a life filled with spiritual happiness …

Motivation

5 Ways To Increase Your Productivity At Work

Do you ever finish your workday feeling like you weren’t able to accomplish everything on your list? You start with a plan, a list, a goal… but by the end of the day, you find your to-do list is even longer.<p>I get it. Being productive at work can be difficult. Managing your time in ways that are …

Time Management

Mr. Chill

Prof/Atty Florin Hilbay, former Solicitor Generalby Wilfredo G. VillanuevaHe prepared well for the Bar Exams in 1999, and when an acquaintance who …

Illegal structures remain on Panglao Island

Despite Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu’s warnings that he would close establishments violating environmental laws, illegal structures have remained …

A dangerous bill

Even if the Solicitor General were not the most influential Marcos loyalist in high government office, the proposed measure to transfer the powers …

12 Major Business Expenses (and How to Reduce Them)

NikolayFrolochkin / PixabayThere are two main variables that will determine the profitability of your business: the revenue you have going in and the …

Small Business

How to achieve extreme productivity

7 ways to use “systemized common sense” in your day.<p>By Kara Baskin | January 17, 2018<p>You don't have to do all of this. Here's how to temper your …

Slow Thought: a manifesto

We need a philosophy of Slow Thought to ease thinking into a more playful and porous dialogue about what it means to live<i>By Vincenzo Di Nicola</i>Read at …

Not only dangerous but also unlawful

Two Filipinos have emerged as the most astute and authoritative critics of the Duterte administration’s policies on China and the West Philippine …

‘Dyslexo’

“The boy’s DAP (draw a person) test is a very small stick-like figure drawn at the bottom of the page.The post ‘Dyslexo’ appeared first on Inquirer …

Reclaiming public services

In the country last week were experts who spoke about how public services have been or are being reclaimed by citizens who had been in the grip of …

(Un)fair skin

The upcoming teleserye “Bagani” and its casting of celebrities deemed “too foreign” for their roles has once again raised the thorny issue of …

Similarities between Filipino and Finnish cultures

Last Feb. 18 marked 10 years since our family arrived here in the Philippines, and it’s been a mostly happy occasion. We’ve been through three floods …

And do our politicians care?

The Philippines will continue to be the fastest-growing economy in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations despite some stabilization of …

The many conquests of Rizal

One wonders how some people will balance their celebration of Valentine’s Day that falls on Ash Wednesday this year. Will people keep the ash on …

6 Tiny Habits That Will Make You Smarter, Confident, and More Productive

Attaining and keeping a level of high performance requires a commitment to these 6 tiny habits.<p>High performers such as Jeff Bezos and Sheryl Sandberg stay mentally sharp by making sleep a non-negotiable activity in their life. Richard Branson has credited his peak performance to working out.<p>When …

comfortzone

10 Good Financial Rules of Thumb

Rules of thumb can be a good approximate guideline for decisions, and there are tons of money rules that aim to get your finances on track. While …

Desk editor’s editor saunters off into the night

Illustration by RENE ELEVERA<p>On Feb. 1, Rustie Otico told some friends in a text message sent through his sister Edith: “I’m here lying in my hospital …

How To Manage The Four Strong Personalities You See In Meetings

We’ve all got our quirks, and most of us bring strengths and some weaknesses to the teams to which we belong. But there are four strong personalities that stand out for their ability, both positively and negatively, to impact team dynamics, especially when it comes to meetings.<p>There are the</b> …

Leadership

10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

The Best Way to Success Is to Be Severely Tested

Last Updated on January 30, 2018<p>Dr. Jamie Schwandt<p>Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt & Red Team Critical Thinker Read full profile<p>Want to know the best …

Self-improvement

10 New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Actually Be Able to Stick to

Make this year your best one yet by picking a goal that will prime you for success<p>You head into the New Year with lofty intentions: You’re going to hit the gym every day before work, find the woman of your dreams, and finally become the boss. But these are the kinds of resolutions that fizzle well …

Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb Knighted in Queen's 2018 New Year's Honors List

Beatle Ringo Starr and Bee Gees member Barry Gibb are among the newly knighted.<p>The two musicians weren’t the only ones on the Queen’s 2018 New Year …

Music

This Is the Easiest New Year's Resolution to Keep

It’s that time of year again, when a month of epic celebration and partying begins to simmer down, and we quickly realize we need to buckle down in …

New Year's Resolutions

Tips for our journey

Can you recognize what appears once in a minute, twice in a moment, and never in a thousand years?<p>In today’s Gospel (Lk. 2, 22-40), Simeon recognizes …

Schadenfreude

Stuff of heroes: Sword, pen, moral compass

Here, a statue of Rizal in a scholarly pose is outlined against the sky at dusk in Intramuros, Manila. Contributed photo / JILSON SECKLER TIU<p>The …

Philippines

12 iPhone X Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

Apple’s decision to remove the home button means there can be an unexpected learning curve when using the iPhone X for the first time. Many tasks …

Apps

7 Simple Habits for Becoming a More Helpful Person

By helping others, you'll be helping yourself.<p>I've seen plenty of entrepreneurs and established business leaders who believe they have to do everything on their own. Yet accepting help from others is not admitting weakness. And the same can be said in reverse.<p>In business, people often forget how …

Self-improvement

How to Write a Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Now that you understand why you need a business plan and you've spent some time doing your homework gathering the information you need to create one, it's time to roll up your sleeves and get everything down on paper. The following pages …

Small Business

5 Easy Ways to Make Any Marriage Better

There’s no way around it: A happy relationship takes hard work. And in his new book <i>The All-or-Nothing Marriage</i> ($28, amazon.com)<i>,</i> psychologist Eli …

Happiness