Theory and more Practice: A Challenge to All of Us

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Topics that really excite me aside from religion and business are the principles that govern our behavior and the need of ethics for that matter.  We often know what is morally right, but in business, for example, we tend to think profit before fair play and the gap between theory and practice widens up if it benefits us and we easily can get away with it. We can see this gap in many aspects of society and we will all benefit a lot if we can minimize it. Continue reading

Are you dating online? Never fall in love with an illusion

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Online dating has fast become worldwide industry and lots of people have met successfully on the net. The back side of the medal is the huge number of scammers who rake in large amounts every day from love-hungry victims. Here in the Philippines, scamming is feeding lots of cynical and dishonest men and women all over the country. There is probably not a single Western Union office here that has not been visited by a scammer in order to receive money for a sick family member, a birth certificate, an air ticket etc. But it’s not only foreigners seeking love online who are scammed, also ladies seeking love abroad are in the danger zone. So sisters, be very careful and neither send money or ask for it. Continue reading

I am 31; what matters to me now?

Mindanao AdviceI was an extremely competitive kid when I was young. I always wanted to be the absolute best in class and I got the biggest breakdown of my life when I transferred to a new school and for the first time did not get the honor roll because I was a transferee. The approval of my teachers was a major goal for me. For me education meant recognition through perfection and obedience. Continue reading