January 25, 2020

Day: August 28, 2018

A whole day of sight-seeing in Jakarta: Monas, Istiqlal Mosque, Catholic Cathedral a must visit

Part 2 of 3 (Editor’s Note: this article which I wrote first came out on CNN iReport, which has since been discontinued.) Merdeka Square, Jakarta, Indonesia. National Monument, Monas, center. (Image: iStock) It was past noon time when I went to Merdeka Square to see Monas (National Monument) at Merdeka Square, site of the iconic Monas […]

Challenges, open communication bring CrewBloom founders closer

STARTING a startup, needless to say, entails a gauntlet of challenges. That’s even granting that the founder/entrepreneur already has secured herself/himself enough capital needed to cast one’s lot in the “Lion’s Den,” so to speak. For in the Lion’s Den of the Philippine startup ecosystem, mortality rate is high. Not too many startups live to […]