Raul Barque

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I am an HR practitioner by profession. I have a passion for writing but definitely not a writer. I created this blog 2008 just to journal my thoughts, ideas and my opinions that went through my mind.
  Manila Philippines - House Ways and Means Chair and 2013 Presidential Lingkod Bayan Awardee for education reforms Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd District) have proposed the Teacher Empowerment Act, which will be the first bill of his Comprehensive Education Reform Agenda. Salceda’s bill, which the lawmaker will file on...
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) recently became the first local bank to launch the SWIFT global payment innovation (SWIFT gpi), an advanced payment method using modern digital tools for traceable and swifter cross-border payments. International money transfers from the Philippines can now be as quick as a few minutes....
  Vindication is such a sweet victory! This could sum up the general sentiment of DV Boer, a successful goat farm and agribusiness enabler when the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) lifted the advisory on their Paiwi program. "This will exonerate DV Boer in the eyes of our partners, investors, believers,...

SALLY?guess who she is.

We found SALLY and you’ll never guess who she is. In the early days of 2020, Metro Manila commuters, while stuck in traffic, saw billboards about a certain "SALLY." The billboards, spotted on EDSA, C5 and in Commonwealth, sounded like someone in need of SALLY. "SALLY, where are you?" "I need...
As we kick off a brand-new year, we start to list down resolutions to jumpstart good habits that we wish to form and continue for the rest of the year. They say it only takes 2 weeks to create a habit, so why not start off with the easiest resolution to...