Most people think that jobs are more “stable” than being an entrepreneur. Most people also think that entrepreneurship is an attitude or skill you are born with and cannot be taught.
Dahong Pilipino 2017, the Philippine business directory of B.C. listed four funeral homes offering a variety of funeral services aimed at their fast growing and aging Filipino clientele. Two ads even had photos of their Filipino representatives to help families prepare for the inevitable with “pay now, die later” instalment plans.
Vancouver is a coffee-crazed city. With the cool clouds and almost always rainy weather, it just makes so much sense for Vancouverites to need a cup of joe first thing in the morning and throughout the day.
Canadian Filipinos raised in the Philippinesmay need to approach things differently if they want to succeed as managers in a Canadian workplace.
In my previous articles, I introduced the concept of the “Gig Economy”: the increase of free-lance, contract, project, part-time and multiple-jobs work which is signaling a change on how we see “career”, work and the entire job-search process and employer/employee relationship.