Author: Aljiro

Why Neglecting Branding is a Bad Idea for SMEs

Nothing scares away potential customers faster than bad logos, bad communication, and bad websites. In short – bad branding is holding your business back. This is a huge negative for any business but if you are the Small in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises then it hurts you a lot more. Outlined below is how bad branding affects your business and what you can do to help your business compete on the next level.

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Getting Started With Professional Food Photography

Food Photography or better known as “Point camera at Food” has been a long growing part of our culture. In this age of endless selfies it shows no sign of slowing down as we fight the urge to show everyone what we will be eating tonight. Practically everyone has a phone today but if you are interested in doing better than Joe Blow’s food mugshots you need the right equipment.
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Things Learned: Respecting My Own Time

Welcome to the Things Learned Series where we discuss practical implementations of Entrepreneurial Principles.

It’s super cliche to say by now that Time is Gold but it does not make it any less true. As an Entrepreneur we must learn how to respect our time because other people might simply not have the same respect for it. A big example of this is by being late to pre-agreed meeting times.

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Food Photography in the Philippines

We live in a world where people take pictures of their food every time they eat. The world is not entirely sure why people do this, we just do. Maybe we like to savor the moment and save it for later or maybe we just want to show the world what we eat. Whatever the real reason Food Photography is here to stay.
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Awesome Deals on Web Design Tools for Designers

Everyone is on a budget, especially freelance designers. Dealing with finite resources are a fact of life when you are deep in the trenches of the design warfare. Client expectations soar high with the budget staying the same, or worse gets cut.┬áSo what does a Frugal Designer shopping for Web Design Tools do? He scours the interwebs for a good deal that’s what.
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Judging the Cover – The Truth About Product Packaging


We’ve all heard the phrase “Don’t judge a book by its cover” and its true that we should not judge something by how it appears from the outside alone but to seek a deeper understanding first.
Sadly, very few people take the time to understand and look into things. It may be the lack of time or motivation but one thing is clear.Continue reading

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