By Wilma Arias

On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, I attended the 6th session of the 19th International CEO Web Conference brought to us by the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), entitled Hindsights, Insights and Foresights: The Future in the Present Tense.

By Jayrah Templado

In relation to the current situation in our country, the organizing team decided to name July’s monthly conference “Positive Mind, Positive Vibes, Positive Life”. This was to remind everyone that there’s hope and that a lot of positive things can still happen despite the circumstances.


By Mylene I. Samonte

It’s interesting and inspiring to know that, despite the unprecedented situation we are currently in, there are communities and organizations who think and go beyond their limits to use available technology for re-opening markets.

In a two-hour free web event entitled “Unlock 2022: Post Pandemic Business…

By Joshua Matundan

The world has been through a lot for the past two years now, from the first case of the coronavirus to what we are experiencing now: lockdown after lockdown, ECQ to MGCQs. So many of our norms now vary from 2019. In the Business World webinar held last September 13…

By Dennis Pabelico

I attended an AmCham virtual session last September 9, 2021 where the topic was RCEP: World’s Largest Trading Bloc and What Does it Mean for the Philippines?. The first speaker was Allan Gepty, Assistant Secretary of DTI. RCEP stands for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. RCEP consists of 10 ASEAN member…

By Richard Dean Bagay

The American Chamber Foundation Philippines, Inc. (ACFPI) and the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) held a webinar on “Navigating Through the Confusion Of Vaccine Information and Effectiveness On The New Covid-19 Variants” with Dr. Jerome Kim, Director General of the International Vaccine Institute.

I can still remember…

By Grace A. Alcid

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When it comes to recent HR initiatives, none is more discussed these days than those relating to diversity and inclusion. These two concepts are interrelated and oftentimes you will see a third component — equity. Diversity is about representation of various groups within the organization while inclusion is about integration…

By Carmina Colocado

Last September 10, 2021, I joined JCCI’s game night activity, Guess the Movie! It was a great way to de-stress after a week of hard work. The participants enjoyed guessing films from different decades and genres. …

By Patrick Dayao

Last August 26, 2021, I attended the webinar organized by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the Joint Foreign Chambers (JFC) entitled “Governance of Digital Data and Communications.” They invited Atty. Adrian Jude Echaus of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), Commissioner Raymund…

By Regie Gines

The webinar hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) of the Philippines last August 26, 2021 proved to be a relevant discussion on the importance of building psychological safety in the workplace.

Invited as guest speaker was Dr. Karen Sacdalan, a university lecturer, management consultant, organizational…

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