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10 Embarrassing Valentine's Day Moments At Work

Professing love gets a little bit harder every year. Thanks to the Jason Magbanuas of the world, women’s expectations keep getting higher. Suddenly, everything needs to be swoon-level, tear-in-your-eye video-worthy. But does all these stuff of dreams translate to reality? Can the grand romantic gesture survive under the fluorescent haze of an office? Here are possible reasons that might just take the giddiness out of Valentine’s Day – including you!1. Uso pa ba ang harana a.k.a. Surprise Sere

How Being A Call Center Agent Helped Me Become A CEO

There are many different types of call center agents - customer support, telemarketing, retention specialists and collections agents. The latter, being a collections specialist at a call center probably is the most terrifying. As a collections agent, you talk to people all day who are late on their credit card bills and it is your job to get them to pay that debt back or collect. While there are many types of call center jobs, this is probably the one that people fear the most because of the n

What Type of Filipino Commuter Are You? (Infographic)

Manila is a beautiful city. A beautiful city that occasionally goes on lockdown with traffic that grips it in its entirety. With a big population and a barrage of public and private vehicles, commuting is a part of life, a valuable skill, and sometimes a necessity. From cabs and buses to tricycles and jeeps, we all have to use public transportation at one time or another. It’s also a great chance to observe and interact with our fellow Filipinos. So do you know what type of commuter you are?T

5 Non-Boring Date Ideas For Valentine's Day

Unless you live under a rock, you know that Valentine’s Day is coming up. And next to Christmas, this is probably one of the craziest holidays in the Philippines — all the restaurants are booked, flower shops get mobbed, people actually wear red (or black, because even the heartbroken [https://www.kalibrr.com/advice/2015/02/get-work-broken-heart/] like to mark this day), and traffic gets more horrendous than usual. Sure, you can go the dozen-roses-fancy-dinner route. There’s absolutely nothin

10 Embarrassing Valentine's Day Moments At Work

Professing love gets a little bit harder every year. Thanks to the Jason Magbanuas of the world, women’s expectations keep getting higher. Suddenly, everything needs to be swoon-level, tear-in-your-eye video-worthy. But does all these stuff of dreams translate to reality? Can the grand romantic gesture survive under the fluorescent haze of an office? Here are possible reasons that might just take the giddiness out of Valentine’s Day – including you!1. Uso pa ba ang harana a.k.a. Surprise Sere

How Being A Call Center Agent Helped Me Become A CEO

There are many different types of call center agents - customer support, telemarketing, retention specialists and collections agents. The latter, being a collections specialist at a call center probably is the most terrifying. As a collections agent, you talk to people all day who are late on their credit card bills and it is your job to get them to pay that debt back or collect. While there are many types of call center jobs, this is probably the one that people fear the most because of the n

What Type of Filipino Commuter Are You? (Infographic)

Manila is a beautiful city. A beautiful city that occasionally goes on lockdown with traffic that grips it in its entirety. With a big population and a barrage of public and private vehicles, commuting is a part of life, a valuable skill, and sometimes a necessity. From cabs and buses to tricycles and jeeps, we all have to use public transportation at one time or another. It’s also a great chance to observe and interact with our fellow Filipinos. So do you know what type of commuter you are?T

5 Non-Boring Date Ideas For Valentine's Day

Unless you live under a rock, you know that Valentine’s Day is coming up. And next to Christmas, this is probably one of the craziest holidays in the Philippines — all the restaurants are booked, flower shops get mobbed, people actually wear red (or black, because even the heartbroken [https://www.kalibrr.com/advice/2015/02/get-work-broken-heart/] like to mark this day), and traffic gets more horrendous than usual. Sure, you can go the dozen-roses-fancy-dinner route. There’s absolutely nothin

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