Search results

  1. Alexandoy

    A problematic manager can affect the efficiency of the department

    It is common to encounter a problematic manager who may be out of bounds when you make a mistake. Sometimes there is a manager that is temperamental even if you are not doing anything wrong. It’s like your pretty face can peeve the manager. In my case, a dumb manager is better than a smart but...
  2. Alexandoy

    Business Ideas Making compost fertilizer for sale

    With the hype on plants in this pandemic era costs and demand for plant pots and fertilizer have suddenly increased. One expert gardener said that potted plants need a regular dose of fertilizer and that probably is the main reason why those caring for potted plants are always in need of...
  3. Alexandoy

    Special service delivery to the customer

    Yesterday I saw a Chinese movie with the title MBA Partners. They made a start up of an e-commerce site for classy personal items for women. The big difference with other online stores is the special service delivery. The courier is selected to be good-looking and trained to be cordial in giving...
  4. Alexandoy

    Having a cubicle or an open hall for the work area

    In one bank there is a plan to remove the cubicles. The plan was brought about by the covid virus because the cubicle can be a contributor for the transmission of the virus. But the HR officer said that aside from the issue of the covid virus the cubicle is also a separator of people which means...
  5. Alexandoy

    The do-it-yourself SEO

    SEO or search engine optimization is important to website owners because there is a big potential of getting a lot of traffic from search engines. When you optimize the website to please the requirements of search engines then your site’s ranking can increase and even be in the top of the list...
  6. Alexandoy

    Finance Making ends meet when you lose your job

    Especially for a white collar job, it is not easy to get employed so the budget is tightened to the extent of inconvenience. Of course, you need to apply for another job and while doing that you also need to earn some money on the side. Working online is the usual advice but the earnings are...
  7. Alexandoy

    Paypal transaction with no service charge

    I have noticed that the service charge that is deducted from the payments that I receive from online sites is getting onerous with more than 5% although the rate differs from time to time. This got me thinking why the online sites that I work on would not pay me as a friend. When I send money to...
  8. Alexandoy

    Avoid risks in investment schemes

    There are so many scams around. Last night in the news is the woman who duped an investor. The investor got hooked with the promise of 30% interest to be paid every month. After receiving the first payment the investor got greedy so she borrowed money that her investment amounted to a total of...
  9. Alexandoy

    Growing fruit seedlings for selling

    Whenever we would eat fruits, I always think that the seeds or pits can be a source of income. It doesn’t matter if you are a gardener or not because the seed of a fruit can easily grow. If you have soil and ample space you can make a seed bed otherwise you can just plant the seed in a plastic...
  10. Alexandoy

    What you really need for retirement

    The home is the first priority in retirement because it is risky to be renting a home when you have no more job. I know that some pensions can handle the rent but you have to take note of the dwindling value of money. A pensioner after 10 years would lose about 30% of the value of his pension...
  11. Alexandoy

    Growing potted herbs for sale

    One business that is getting popular here is the potted herb. You can start with the mint because it is very prolific and it is also attractive to sell. The pot to be used is the plastic bottle of soda. Cut it crosswise in the middle and the lower part is your base. Place the upper part in an...
  12. Alexandoy

    Online loans can sink your finances

    I have been receiving emails about loans. Mostly they are locals who are offering personal loans up to $20,000 with no required collateral. I also receive from time to time a text on my phone of offers of personal loan. The latest text I received today says the interest rate is 1% per year, no...
  13. Alexandoy

    Making and selling the snack food pizza roll

    The pizza roll is a very popular snack item here that is quite expensive. Only few are selling and mostly they don’t have a store and you can only know in social media. The ingredients for pizza roll are ham, slice of cheese, strips of bell pepper, tomato paste, eggs, bread crumbs and sliced...
  14. Alexandoy

    You can be a millionaire blogger if you get lucky enough

    I added the last 3 words on my title because I do not want to give false hopes to the readers. If you can gain a thousand followers for your blog and those followers would be religiously reading (or watching) your blog then you have the chance to earn big money. I know of several bloggers who...
  15. Alexandoy

    A small business for the unemployed

    In this time of continual lockdown so many have lost their jobs in our country. Their usual recourse is to engage in small business particularly food items. Some would buy vegetables and fruits to resell to their community and some would cook food to sell to their neighbors. I commend that style...
  16. Alexandoy

    Finance Is it wise to lend money to your siblings and relatives?

    When I was younger I was so generous that it is easy for my siblings and relatives to seek financial help from me particularly in borrowing money. More often than not they do not pay me back. When they would ask for a favor again I had to refuse for obvious reasons but sometimes they still got...
  17. Alexandoy

    What to do when there is a surge in the demand

    For a business nn increasing demand is a happy situation although it is not always pure positive because sometimes it becomes a happy problem when the business couldn’t handle the orders anymore. Especially in a retailing business particularly a store with shelves for display, think if some...
  18. Alexandoy

    Investment How to increase the value of real estate property

    When you invest in real estate property be sure to have a regular maintenance program so that the value will not only decrease but may also increase. When selling your home, be aware of the aesthetic value that affects the market value. That is the image that a buyer can see on your property –...
  19. Alexandoy

    Support New Rewards system

    May we have a clarification on the new rewards system as of April 27 for the benefit of the members?
  20. Alexandoy

    Be wary of many competitors when making a start up

    This issue is particular to an offline business. When there are many competitors in the area maybe you have to think it over if it is worth opening your business of the same nature. My niece opened up a water filling station in their area against my advice. There were already more than 5 of that...
Top