State of E-Commerce in the Philippines 2013

State of E-Commerce in the Philippines 2013

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As the Internet in the Philippines turned 19 years old this year, I think we have gone a long way and grew so much. But am also sad that we don’t have enough data gathering process and tools in place to accurately measure it. In the last Manila E-Commerce Summit February 2013, Donald Lim shared… Read more »

Introduction to E-Commerce in the Philippines

Introduction to E-Commerce in the Philippines

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E-commerce is the exchange of information or transactions using any form of electronic communication. With the Philippine E-Commerce Law (Republic Act 8792), it covers both commercial and non-commercial transaction.

People who are reluctant with e-commerce often reason that they have no interest in using it. But actually, we’ve been practically doing e-commerce since the emergence of computers and telecommunication technologies. It even became more prevalent as fax machines

Get your Start-Up Running and Attractive to Investors

Get your Start-Up Running and Attractive to Investors

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Having a clear vision, passion, management, advisors, plan, focus, financial model, and scale are the primary components that a start-up must have in order to make it attractive to investors. Richard Eldridge, CEO of Lenddo, emphasized this at the 4th DigitalFilipino E-Commerce Summit Manila. Lenddo helps Filipinos who don’t have a credit score get access… Read more »

FREE: Digital Leaders Boot Camp – leadership workshop online #digitalleaders

FREE: Digital Leaders Boot Camp – leadership workshop online #digitalleaders

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A challenge I encounter in the course of promoting e-commerce entrepreneurship and sparking people’s digital influencer potential is the confidence and determination of a person to take the lead. There were doubts, anxiety, questions, limiting perspective, among others that prevents them in exploring their full potential. Join the FREE: Digital Leaders Boot CampĀ  – a… Read more »

Call for Cross-Industry Associations Support: E-Commerce Measurement Framework

Call for Cross-Industry Associations Support: E-Commerce Measurement Framework

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Early last year, I presented the need for an Internet and e-commerce measurement framework at the National Statistical Coordination Board January 18, 2012 meeting in response to their planned “Formulation of the Philippine Society Development Program 2011-2017 – Chapter on Information Society Statistics”. Having done my own share of Internet and mobile user habits research… Read more »

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