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Asia Pacific HR Best Practices Forum Set This April

Mark your calendars.

The “Asia Pacific HR Best Practices Forum” is slated on April 6, 2017 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. The forum will be spearheaded by the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP), in partnership with Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management (APFHRM).

The APFHRM is an organization with membership from different human resource associations from different countries within the Asia Pacific region and one of its members, PMAP, will host this year’s forum about Human Resource’s best practices in building and sustain global competitiveness. Global HR Leaders will convene to talk about practical development and actionable strategies needed by members into their respective work places.

Learn from the line-up of different topics about development and practices of different HR Leaders: “Technology and HR in Today’s Era” by Manoj Biswas, Chief Human Resources Officer of Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited; “HR Metrics and Workforce Analytics” by Kamesh Ganeson, Country Director ECC International; “The Impact of Technology on Workplaces Today” by Lyn Goodear, CEO of Australian Human Resources Institute; “Bayanihan Spirit” by Imelda H. Centeno, Senior Vice President of United Laboratories, Inc.; “Impact of AEC free movement of skilled labour still being seriously underestimated” by Colin Blackwell, Chairman of the HR Committee of Vietnam Business Forum; and “HR Best Practices: The Philippine Advantage” by Ramon B. Segismundo, SVP and Head and Corporate Services, of Manila Electric Company and 2017 PMAP President.

The forum is open to the public and guarantees an interesting and relevant learning journey about HR best practices from leading practitioners in the human resource management from around the world. Investment fee is Php5,000.00 for PMAP members and Php5,500.00 for non-members.

For more information, please contact Joana Tumpalan or Rhona Bagarinao at telephone nos. (+632) 726-1532 loc 323 or 308, mobile no. +63917-584-9222 or email at or

Who Needs Customized Zippers And Zipper Pulls From Zipper Shipper?

There are many people and companies that require customized merchandise for their branding and style and fashion needs.  Our company, Zipper Shipper has been manufacturing blazer buttons, zippers, zipper pulls and other accessories for the people and companies that require these items to be customized. Now, for you to have your blazer buttons customized, all you have to do is visit our website and fill a request form so that we can send you a quotation.

Now, one of the reasons a company would wish to have their zippers and zipper pulls customized is that they would want to have brand identity. As such, the company will need to have their customized zippers made in their own liking. Zipper Shipper can have your company products customized through zippers, hooks, buckles and badges. You can also have the zippers custom made in your colors and company logos so that when the company gives these items to their clients, then these items will serve as a way of marketing.

You can also request for custom zippers if you need them in lengths that are not provided through the in stock zippers. For instance, there are people who want to buy zippers in lengths up to 100 yards. These kinds of zippers will definitely be supplied through a custom request.

Staying Healthy and Using Groupon

Note: This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.

It’s always a good idea to take care of our over-all health. A healthy you and me means a productive and efficient worker. A healthy you and me means being able to have quality time with our loved ones, too.

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How do you stay healthy? There are, of course, health routines we need to do to stay fit. And how do we stay beautiful inside and out? Well, there are things we can do to maintain that as well. Staying healthy and looking good inside and out would also mean using products that can help us towards attaining these goals. Well, the good thing is that we can easily access and afford (!) them, thanks to Health, Beauty & Wellness Groupons. Well, if you think nothing is affordable anymore these days, that is, nothing of good quality then check out Groupon. You will find that affordability and quality can still go together. It is just a matter really of knowing where to look 🙂

Dental needs, eye care (even LASIK eye surgery), natural medicine and more — you can find great deals for them from Groupon. Know as well that it is absolutely free to use Groupon, too! For more information about some of the latest deals they offer, check out the Groupon Faceboook Page.