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Lists of Some of the Best Auto Repair Shops in Metro Manila

Lists of Some of the Best Auto Repair Shops in Metro Manila

Business & Finance, Technology
If you are traveling anywhere within the Metro Manila area, it is always better to know the nearest auto repair shop in case of breakdown along the busy streets. Having car trouble anywhere inside Metro Manila is a nightmare for every motorist as towing companies are always vigilant waiting for their possible prey. Don’t wait till your car breaks down especially when traveling at high speed along NLEX, C5, or SLEX. Print this list and put it always together with your car registration papers so anytime you need to contact a mechanic, you just consult this list. The following are the top and some of the best auto repair shops within the Metro Manila area. Ziebart / CarSavers Makati Car Service in Makati, Philippines Address: Ziebart House Ground Floor, 2226 Chino Roces Ave, Makati ...
Top 10 Best Barber Shops in Cebu

Top 10 Best Barber Shops in Cebu

Business & Finance
Men now live in apartments and condominiums and are no longer in caves. That is why you have to make sure that you get your hair cut and beard shaved, too, at one of the following top barbershops in Cebu: 1. Sports Barbers Male customers love the fact that Sports Barbers is a combination of that unmistakable traditional barbering and modern-day pampering services. Needless to say, it's an establishment that you may visit if you are looking to get yourself pampered in the form of a stylish yet easy-to-maintain masculine hairstyle. Location: SM City Cebu, Juan Luna Ave. cor. Cabahug and Kaohsiung St., Cebu City, Cebu Phone: (032) 231-0765 2. 22 Thatcher Barber Shop If pampering is what you want, then it's 22 Thatcher Barber Shop that you need! Just like some of the best barbershops i...
Top 10 Best Advertising Agencies in Cebu

Top 10 Best Advertising Agencies in Cebu

Business & Finance
You may have the best product in the world. But without advertising, no one will know or even care about it. Hiring an advertising agency will pique public interest in your product. If the ad becomes a hit, people will line up for your product and develop brand loyalty, giving you a respectable market share. An advertising agency is a team of professionals hired to do one thing: create ads to sell a product. They will research the product and its target demographic, coordinate how the ad should look like with the client, and plan how, when, and where it shall be advertised. It’s imperative to have a great advertising agency, especially in a country like the Philippines where media usage among all age groups is high. Having an agency that produces impactful, meaningful, and viral ...
Ten Biggest Bus Companies in the Philippines

Ten Biggest Bus Companies in the Philippines

Business & Finance, Travel & Tourism
With more than 12,000 bus units serving in different locations around the Philippines, the Yanson Group of  Bus Companies is the biggest land transportation company in the country and the biggest bus company in Asia. But despite its large size, Yanson Group is not known to many people, especially those who are not from the Island of Negros and Panay. The company owns popular bus companies like Ceres, Vallacar, Goldstar, Bachelor Express, Rural Transit of Mindanao, and several other bus companies in Visayas and Mindanao. Subsidiary or not, let’s take a look at the top ten biggest bus companies in the Philippines in terms of fleet size. ( Note: Figures are the closest estimates based on available data online, and some personal knowledge of the writer) 1. Bachelor Express Bachelor...
Top Ten Richest and Most Powerful Religious Leaders in the Philippines

Top Ten Richest and Most Powerful Religious Leaders in the Philippines

Business & Finance
The business of religion always comes with power, influence, and a lot of money. The Philippine government is run not just by the politicians, but by influential religious groups lobbying around boasting their leverage, especially in the coming presidential elections. Philippine politicians are nothing but puppets of these religious leaders and their organizations. No wonder why crimes committed by some of these leaders are often overlooked by the government. Their influence is more than the politicians’ power. Let’s take a look at the top ten richest and most influential religious leaders in the Philippines. 1. Glicerio  “Jun” Santos Jr. Many Filipinos do not know who this person is, but unknown to them, Jun Santos is the most powerful religious figure in the Philippines. H...
How to Start a Gown Rental Business

How to Start a Gown Rental Business

Business & Finance
Gown and suit rental is a very lucrative business and not many people are actually doing it. In Silay City where I grew up, during the 80s and the 90, there was only one well-known gown rental and it was very popular until the owner died. The business had closed because the children had no interest in running their mother’s business. Here in Tanauan City, Batangas, a friend who runs this business and has a stall inside the public market is making a good profit, especially during the summer months when Barangay fiestas are held. Let’s discuss the things you need, the amount of money for capital, and other things needed to run this business. What skills do I need? Running a gown rental business takes a lot of work on the modification of gowns. You don’t necessarily good at sewing but...
How to Start a Power Tools Rental Business

How to Start a Power Tools Rental Business

Business & Finance
Gone are the days of manual tools. Time is precious and everyone wants to save it. More than 2 decades ago, few people use power tools especially in rural areas of the Philippines where electricity was not available. Today, most households own at least one electric drill or an angle grinder, but what about those people who need it in a very specific project but don’t need to buy it? This is where the power tools rental business is needed. After running an auto-repair shop for more than 5 years, I found out that people are always borrowing all kinds of tools every one and then. At first, I lent it for free but recently, I decided to rent it out to cover the maintenance. There are even people asking for tools that I don’t own and that we are going to cover below. If you love DIY you...
Best Backyard Chicken Breeds to Grow for Profit

Best Backyard Chicken Breeds to Grow for Profit

Business & Finance
Freerange chicken farming is one of the hottest backyard activities today and in fact, the number of people who are growing heritage chicken breeds is rapidly increasing. Since people are staying in their homes, it is normal to think of other ways to make money and backyard chicken farming is a perfect fit. If you love chickens and wanted to raise to make a profit, here are the best heritage chicken breeds to grow. 1. Rhode Island Red Rhode Island Red (RIR) is the most popular chicken breed to grow in your backyard as of this moment. There is a very low supply of RIR chicks that cause its price to balloon. The dark mahogany line which is the most popular, the cost of day-old chick ranges from P150 to P230 and you can find if you don't reserve. Meanwhile, the production red chicks cost...
How to Start a Piso WiFi Vending Machine Business

How to Start a Piso WiFi Vending Machine Business

Business & Finance
Piso WiFi vending machine business is one of the hottest and easy to start a business in the country today as students staying at home and needs an Internet connection. Not only that, people are saving on data loads, and having a Piso WiFi is cheaper than buying cell phone data. Piso WiFi vending machine business can be started as low as P5,000 plus month Internet subscription of around P1,500. I am going to explain below. What you need Vending machine (usually costs between P5,000 up to P12,000 depending on the provider) Internet connection subscription. A better package would be not less than P1,500 of at least 20Mbps A place that is accessible to everyone Most WiFi vending machines are offered as franchises so depending on what available franchise you may apply to, the c...
How to Start a Home Service Massage Business

How to Start a Home Service Massage Business

Business & Finance
The health, wellness, and hospitality industry have been badly hit by the COVID-19 spas and other related businesses are still closed. Many personal care providers are doing home service in order to continue making money but what if you want to offer the same service but have no experience? Massage therapy is one of the most important personal services especially during this pandemic season where people are stressed out and want to relax but can’t go on parlors and spas. According to so recent survey, one of the things people do in order to relax is having a massage but since there are no open massage clinics, getting one is difficult. This is where home service massage is getting popular. In this article, we are going to give you an idea of how to start your own home service massage...