Here's Why Manila Is the Best Place to Be an Expat
Forget Singapore, forget Hong Kong. Manila is the best place to be an expat — and 10 expats will tell you why. We’ve all heard that Manila has increasingly become a center of economic growth and foreign investments, and with great foreign investments come a great number of friendly neighborhood expats. In 2010, the NSO stated that almost 200,000 foreigners were living in the Philippines [https://psa.gov.ph/content/foreign-citizens-philippines-results-2010-census]. I don’t know what the curren
How To Get Through Work With A Broken Heart
We can get our heart broken in many different ways. People will disappoint you, hurt you, and sometimes leave you crying in the shower for days. A broken heart can be a crippling, agonizing thing, and we Pinoys really know how to feel the pain. While some people cope by burying themselves in work, others find it difficult to keep their emotions out of the office. Here are a few things to remember to help you cope with work even if your heart’s in pieces:It’s Normal. First of all, remember that t
Managing Up: What Does It Mean And How Should You Do It?
The words and phrases thrown around at the office can both have a positive and negative connotation depending on one’s perspective. Like beauty, it’s all in the eye of the beholder. For instance, “fixing responsibility” may be viewed as another term for “blaming others”. “Improving efficiency” could mean “whistleblowing”. The list can go on and on. So what comes to your mind when you hear the phrase “managing up”? If it makes you think of “sucking up”, according to author Whitney Johnson, you ma
How Much Does The Pope Actually Earn?
The Pope doesn't actually earn income, but he manages the $300 million budget which goes to paying for all of the Pope's expenses: food, travel, the Papal apartments, among other things.A Pope usually stays Pope until his death. The most recent retiree would be Pope Benedict XVI who shocked the world with his resignation [http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/world/europe/pope-resignation-q-and-a/]in 2013. He retired six centuries after Pope Gregory XII, who abdicated the Papal seat last 1415. A