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How this 'hilot' spa became a Multimillion Peso Business

Nol Montalbo, a medicine student turned entrepreneur started with a P1,500 capital for his soap-making business which later became a spa business. It has 28 branches in Luzon and Visayas and is widely known as Mont Albo Massage Spa. His achievement proved that creativity, discipline and hard work are the important recipes for success. Find out how he turned his small enterprise into a multimillion peso business.


source: http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/business/02/08/14/how-hilot-spa-became-multimillion-peso-business

Fred Cordova, the man who made Filipinos in America proud of their history and heritage

Fred Cordova, the man who made Filipinos in America proud of their history and heritage

Fred Cordova, the founding president of the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS), left a great inspiration to Overseas Filipinos to remember their roots and give back to the Philippines in ways that they can. Through his life and great works, the book "Filipinos: Forgotten Asian Americans" and his lobbied resolution on the celebration of Filipino American History month every October in the United States, he exemplified the phrase "Proudly Pinoy".

“Nata de fruta” A simple start to a home business

“Nata de fruta” A simple start to a home business

Quirino Cruz, despite his difficult situation in life as a youth, never stopped looking for ways to provide for his family. He once failed but was not discouraged. With his will and determination, at age of 66, his small business of selling "nata de fruta" employed 100 people, expanded to production of other halo-halo ingredients such as: kaong, langka, monggo, and macapuno, and now earns millions of pesos for his family.