Philippines, Baguio City (October 05, 2010)- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), in partnership with the Commission on Information and Communications Technology (CICT) and in line with government’s role to develop and promote the Next Wave Cities in support of the Information Technology-business process outsourcing (IT-BPO) industry, conducted a Strategic Planning Workshop last September 27, 2010 in Baguio City (Hotel Veniz).
Many participant joined the said conference. The participants came from LGU Cabanatuan City, Balanga Bataan, Nueva Ecija, Dagupan City, San Fernando La Union, Vigan City, Baguio City, DTI, Decorp, PoroPoint Management, Globa Holdings, PLDT, DMMMSU, CLSU, Tarlac Electric, Lorma Colleges and Bitstop. By this it showed there was a lot of participant interested to this.
The workshop which gathered stakeholder from different various cities in Region I, II, and III which were able to provide an overview of the Next Wave Cities (NWC) Program including its objectives and role of being a stakeholder. Can able to conduct s SWOT analysis using the said NWC Scorecard to overview the capabilities and readiness of cities in the field of hosting investment for the Information Technology-business process outsourcing (IT-BPO) industry. The stakeholder can also able to formulate a Plan of Action for their concerned cities.
SWOT analysis is a strategic planning method used to evaluate the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats involved in a project or in a business venture. It involves specifying the objective of the business venture or project and identifying the internal and external factors that are favorable and unfavorable to achieve that objective. The technique is credited to Albert Humphrey, who led a convention at Stanford University in the 1960s and 1970s using data from Fortune 500 companies. Read more...
You can view your favorite shows and movies not only on an actual television set, but also on your PC. Thanks to Internet technology and computer technology, you’ll be able to watch TV shows on PC. Yes, there are ways you can receive TV channels on computer, hence the terms: satellite TV on the PC, computer digital TV, and so on. How is watching TV on a PC possible? Learn the techniques below:
1.Use a TV tuner tool/card which you need to install inside your computer.
A popular method of viewing television programs right on a laptop or personal computer is through placing a television tuner card inside the computer, hooking up the PC with the antenna of a Cable TV or satellite TV provider, and that’s it – you can start to actually watch TV shows on PC. Of course, you still have to pay the cable or satellite fees, but, the point here is you get access to TV channels on computer, aside from accessing those channels from a real television. Instead of buying an extra TV set, why not transform your laptop/PC into a computer digital TV?
2.Watching TV on a PC can also be done by downloading software into the PC. Read more...
According to MissouriBusiness.net, 76 percent of attendees already know what trade show booths they want to visit before they get to the event? So, what are these businesses doing to attract visitors to their display? Here are several things you can do to boost traffic to your next convention booth.
Give a Shout out to Your Customers
There’s one thing every successful business needs- customers. Let them know when and where the trade show is going to be. Send out invitations with a discount or giveaway item they will be able to pick up ONLY at the event and with the invitation. By having them bring back the invitations, you’ll get a sense of how successful it was in bringing traffic to your display system.
To get the attention of those who haven’t yet set foot in your store or office, take out an ad in the newspaper or local television channel. Don’t forget to include your location at the event and exhibit booth number to make it that much easier to find you.
Don’t Skimp on the Giveaways
Everyone likes to get something for free, but if you’re giving out cheap giveaway items, they’ll just end up in the trash. Effective trade show giveaways are products with your logo on it. Successful items are things that can be used on a daily basis, like tote bags, pens, and coffee mugs. Read more...
Over the past few years, the internet has become a worldwide search hub full of valuable information. The information you seek covering several different areas can be found for free and higher-quality, more relevant information may be purchased. Most public information can be found freely and easily, but private information is more sensitive and will come at a price. Cell phone numbers and their account holders’ information is a crucial part of the private domain. Even when searching cell phone numbers you may try a free search first to see what kind of information may be available.
When using regular search engines (Google, Yahoo, Bing), it is best to enter the number in quotations such as”333-333-3333″. It is reasonable to assume that these searches will not provide necessary information for the cell phone user because of privacy issues, the phone companies cannot give personal information freely. So any information you find through search engines will be information that that cell phone owner posted on the internet, which is pretty rare.
For the best results, it is advisable to use a reverse phone search directory which contains Pacific Bell cell phone numbers. One-time searches are available for $ 15 and will provide the most information obtainable. If the number you are searching is in the database you will be given:
- the name of the registered owner
- the address of the registered owner
- any other phone numbers they may own household income (only given sometimes) Read more...
Trade shows are the exhibitions organized by the event organizers or association people to market their products and services, avail the opportunity for new and small ventures. The trade show exhibitions can be used by the organization for several reasons like evaluating the company’s reputation in the market, promoting the company and communicating with existing as well as new customers. Due to these factors only, the organization owners are looking forward to join the trade fairs and improve their sales and profit. If you are considering for attending the trade shows, you will put exhibition graphics to stand out of the crowd. Fully colored, unique large format print display products would work well in drawing the attention of the passersby and the attendees. The display should effectively communicate who you are and what all you are offering to the audience. The promotional materials have to be easy to assemble, extend and dismantle in minutes, these exhibition displays come up in various sizes, configurations and materials. These displays are made to available with the carry-case, thus can be compacted into cases and can be easily transported from one event to the other making your life much easier. Read more...