14 Oct '11, 1pm

Entrepreneurship is antidote to unemployment in Philippines

Entrepreneurship is antidote to unemployment in Philippines

MANILA: More and more schools and institutions are now helping to nurture entrepreneurship among young Filipinos, and experts said this is the country's answer to unemployment. It's a dream come true for a group of student entrepreneurs, to be able to showcase their merchandise and services in one of Metro Manila's busiest malls. There, they are able to put their management theories into practice and get a first-hand taste of being a start-up businessman. "We learned how to deal with different kinds of customers and we need to be personable to them so that our products would sell," said Mavs Estacio, Student Entrepreneur, Fashion Restoration. "We really learned a lot, not just in the actual... selling, but we learned a lot when it comes to buying the products and doing the business plan, and the most important thing is the application," said Yvette Ramos, Student Entrepren...

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