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Last Update: 08/10/2015

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Welcome to our website. Our organization is in the advocacy of the use of best practices as a way to enhance the global competitiveness of individuals, business organizations, and industries. Our focus for the year 2015 is to offer pioneering educational programs. We invite you to attend our wonderful seminars to help you and your company in optimizing growth and performance.

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UPCOMING SEMINARS

2015: Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
2016: Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec



Master Class on English Pronunciation


When : September 10, 2015
             Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



Most organizations recognize the need for succession planning but unable to follow through on creating a system that will bring long-term results. In this one-day special seminar-workshop, you will learn how world-class organizations set up their Succession Planning process (SPP). You will be provided with best practices examples and specific and detailed steps of setting up an SPP that you can tailor fit to your organization. Having the right leaders in place and preparing your leadership pipeline will definitely contribute to superior business results!



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Families' Guide to Estate and Tax PlanningCertified Best Seller
When : September 17 & 18, 2015
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Fortify your first line of defense against labor cases. Make sure that your HR forms, notices and contracts are aligned with the updated labor laws. One of the best ways you can simplify your HR work is to have ready-made templates that you can use from pre-hiring forms to employment contracts and notices that you can use in addressing all types of labor-related issues.
Attend and learn the best practices on how to craft trouble-free and judgment-proof HR forms featuring over 100 templates for your easy reference!



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Master Class on English Pronunciation


When : September 18, 2015
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



This one-day best practices seminar will provide you a practical guide to will-writing and creating living trusts. With wills and trusts, you control and decide who you give your assets to. These instruments are two of the most widely used tools in estate planning and inheritance giving the RIGHT WAY.

It addresses vital issues including administration and distribution of your assets, guardianships, care of your parents, your spouse or partner, your minor children, and most importantly, care for you in case of incapacity or death. When done properly, you avoid litigation costs, divisive squabbles among family members, and these can save you and your loved ones great amount of time, effort, heartaches, lawyer’s fees, and taxes! Register now and avail of the early bird and group discounts!



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New ISBP 2013 on LC Transactions Certified Best Seller
When : September 24 & 25, 2015
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Bankers, Importers & Exporters, insurers, transporters and other users and preparers of the Letters of Credits (LC) must know what are the standards for shipping documentation under the new ISBP 2013 that is now in effect starting June 1, 2013. Lawyers too must know the Rules on LC compliance defined in the Uniform Customs & Practice for Documentary Credits (UCP 600) with the supporting explanations and clarifications that is contained in the new ISBP so that if there are discrepancies in the documents, they can defend their clients in litigation cases resulting in non-payment under the LC.

The new ISBP 2013 is the checklist of best practices worldwide for checking and preparing LC documents under the UCP 600 – the universally used and accepted rules on letters of credit crafted by International Chamber of Commerce. Attend this rare program in the Philippines as we fly in Singapore-based international trade training expert Victor Tan. Master ISBP 2013 & UCP 600 to avoid costly mistakes in your LC transactions.



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Best Practices in Online Marketing for Hotels & Restaurants


When : September 29, 2015
              Tuesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



Yes, you can double or triple your sales with a well-executed online marketing and social media implementation strategy. You can have more resort vacationers, hotel bookings, restaurant customers, spa patrons, casino visitors, and franchisees. In this one-day seminar, we will teach you the secrets to maximize your web presence and learn the best practices using different apps and social media platforms including Facebook, Youtube, Google, and more! This seminar will feature online marketing guru Jay Mclean who is an expert when it comes to online conversion and lead generation. He has helped many companies in Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines boost their sales performance through online marketing.



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Procurement Law Certified Best Seller
When : October 1 & 2, 2015
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Majority of cases filed in the Ombudsman and in the trial courts are those against public officials and their accomplices in the private sector – suppliers, contractors, and consultants – who are accountable for violation of the Government Procurement Reform Law (RA 9184) and it’s IRR.

Stay out of trouble by learning everything you must know to comply with the procurement law from bidding rules and procedures for the procurement of infrastructure, goods and consulting services, the BAC, Contract Implementation, Protest Mechanism and other remedies, decided cases on protest, contract termination and settlement, understanding common problem areas and many more!

This is recommended for government officials in the national government agencies, LGUs and GOCCs as well as the business sector – suppliers, contractors and consultants and would be players -- who want to participate and do business with the biggest client of them all worth billions – the Government. Attend and master the procurement law!



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Write Right for Positive Results Certified Best Seller
When : October 8, 2015
              Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

No second chance for a first impression—this holds true for writing in business. Your income is assured if your corporate letters, memos, and reports are written professionally!

Expand your business writing skills in this highly interactive and motivational workshop. Learn and re-learn current best practices in writing the routine one-memo, the persuasive proposal, and the make-or-break letter to produce the best results.

You will have a firsthand glimpse at writing samples (including make-or-break proposals) that produced results in the most difficult of situations. We will share real and current examples and effective strategies for top corporate leaders and professionals. Topics include bottom-line clarity, conciseness, directness to the point, plus sensitivity to the reader. Boost your corporate image, profitability, and business growth through professional writing!



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Super Memory Techniques for Executies & Professionals Certified Best Seller
When : October 8 & 9, 2015
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Good news! A poor memory can be greatly improved. Boost your memory power and learn in this two-day special program designed by the Father of Philippine Memory Sports, Robert Racasa. He will be your trainer who served as the same coach that produced 2 Filipino International Grandmasters of Memory and made the Philippines number 1 in Asia as overall champion in International Memory Championship for 2013.

He will teach you the best practices to memorize better and faster in enabling you to remember facts, concepts, to do lists, presentation, names and faces, vital company information, events, and what you read, hear and see with tried and tested learning tools and proven techniques that will boost your overall memory performance and life-time learning efficiency leading to greater success and productivity. Limited to 50 seats. Pre-registration required.



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New ISBP 2013 on LC Transactions Certified Best Seller
When : October 9, 2015
               Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

On January 1, 2011, the new set of rules on INCOTERMS (shipping terms used for land, air and sea) in all international trade transactions took effect globally. Exporters and importers, traders, bankers, insurers, freight forwarders and carriers need to be aware of these changes as they will have tremendous impact on trade documentation and critical implications for their businesses, especially in the, carriage of goods between seller/buyer, export and import clearance requirements, allocation of costs between seller & buyer, cquisition of cargo insurance, assumption of risks for loss and damage.

Understanding these new rules and incorporating their use in sales contracts eliminates the uncertainties, errors and costly mistakes in the interpretations created in a trade transaction. This are for those involved in international trade transactions and for entrepreneurs and businessmen who plans to be in the import and export business.



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Salaries, Wages and Benefits


When : October 13, 2015
              Tuesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: The Bellevue Hotel
              Muntinlupa, Philippines

This one-day seminar is for individual and corporate taxpayers, whether for profit or non-profit, who want to learn how to properly compute for salaries, wages, and benefits to take advantage of the tax savings in the new regulations that took effect in January 2015. This learning opportunity will address both your labor and tax concerns which are the two major regulatory challenges in employee benefits administration.



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Asset


When : October 20 & 21, 2015
              Tuesday & Wednesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

An ALCO process which designs and implements effective strategies and techniques to manage liquidity, interest rate risk, funding, capital and FX exposures has been proven to be a critical success factor for banks seeking to optimize returns on their balance sheets . This 2-day intensive ALM course aims to provide participants with the right methodology and practical applications to enable FIs to enhance earnings, achieve BSP and Basel 3 compliance and improve bank management’s financial performance and risks .



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How to Collect Debt Certified Best Seller
When : November 12, 2015
              Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Good news! Collection cases may now be won fast and efficiently without even needing a lawyer!

When you need to collect less than P100,000 against non-paying debtors, all you have to do is to file your cases in the small claims court. You can have a speedy trial with your case heard and resolved in one day with the judge’s final, executory, and non-appealable decision.

Never be a victim of abusive debtors again. Empower yourself and attend this one-day seminar workshop where we will teach you how to fill up the forms, file your collection lawsuit, and be your own lawyer to argue and successfully win your cases in court.

No more delays. No costly litigation costs. Attend and register now!




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Valid Dismissal Certified Best Seller
When : November 13, 2015
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Firing an employee incorrectly can be a very costly action that can lead to lawsuits and consequent payments of back wages, separation pay, moral and exemplary damages among others that may be awarded by the Courts to the illegally dismissed worker. Before you fire anyone, learn everything you need to know about termination laws.

This one-day special seminar is a complete guide to what HR practitioners, lawyers, and business owners must know about valid dismissal. We will teach you the substantive and procedural due process on just cause for termination, the latest Supreme Court rulings, and solutions-oriented approaches to downsizing your workforce without getting into trouble. Register and learn from the experts!




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Credit Risk Ratings for Banks Certified Best Seller
When : November 25 & 26, 2015
              Wednesday & Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

This special two-day seminar for banks and other financial institutions will help you master not only the Internal Rating Based (IRB) methodology for credit risk assessment but effectively implement the credit risk management system and practices under Circular 855 which the BSP prescribed effective November 19, 2014. More importantly, our expert will provide guidance and practical insights on how to apply internal credit ratings using quantitative tools in estimating expected credit losses and discriminating among borrowers and credit facilities for purposes of risk based pricing, loan loss provisioning, and internal capital allocation. We will also provide you with an integrated portfolio management framework that you can use for client target marketing and steering the bank’s credit risk-reward profile.



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Best Practices in Strategy Execution


When : January 14, 2016
             Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



Executives all over the world agree and research shows, that almost ninety percent of organizations are in fact unable to execute the strategies they put in place. This one-day special program on Best Practices in Strategy Execution is about converting strategy to results effectively.

Our expert will teach you in detail, the six stages of the Palladium Execution Premium Process™ (XPP), a framework developed by management gurus Drs. Bob Kaplan and Dave Norton; and recognized by Harvard Business Review Publishing as "one of the most important management ideas in the past 75 years". The XPP provides a comprehensive six stage management model designed to address one of management’s greatest challenges: how to link strategy formulation and planning, with operational execution. The model incorporates elements from the Balanced Scorecard and strategy map principles and practices. It is a practical approach that enables organizations to plan, execute, monitor, test and adapt their strategy assumptions in order to manage execution effectively.



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Bouncing Checks


When : January 21, 2016
              Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

This special one-day corporate governance program is designed to address two important Issues:

1) To provide capacity building for board directors by presenting to them the global best practices in board effectiveness drawn from the most updated global research of the largest accounting firm in the world – PriceWaterhouse Coopers -- to be presented by former PWC Chairperson Judith V. Lopez.

2) To comply with SEC-mandated requirement for all board directors of public and publicly-listed firms to attend a corporate governance seminar of an accredited training provider in order for them to be eligible for election or re-election in the board.
Board chairpersons, vice-chairpersons and directors from all types of corporations and everyone who wants to be an effective board director or officer are welcome to attend.



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New Year Tax Updates & Remedies


When : January 27, 2016
             Wednesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



Start the year right with this one-day comprehensive program to provide you with the updates on very relevant 2015 BIR issuances. This will discuss the clear guidance on the impact of your business transactions and the solutions-oriented approaches and remedies available to taxpayers in order to legally reduce your tax liabilities which is essential in maximizing the benefits granted by law, ensuring compliance (monthly, quarterly, and annual), and minimizing and avoiding unnecessary tax exposures, assessments and penalties from the taxing authority.



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Bouncing Checks Certified Best Seller
When : February 5, 2016
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: Baguio Country Club
              Baguio City, Philippines

Never be a VICTIM of bouncing checks again if you are armed with the right knowledge and the laws on bouncing checks BP 22 and ESTAFA. Learn how to prevent uncollectible bouncing checks, fight back abusive and recalcitrant debtors, and collect effectively with proven effective collection strategies via legal and extra-legal ways.

Nearly 50% of bouncing checks lawsuits filed in the office of the prosecutor or collection cases filed in trial courts are dismissed due to legal technicalities and because many prosecution lawyers are not aware of the special penal laws that are never really fully discussed in law schools. Our experts will teach you everything you need to know in this one-day comprehensive seminar that can save you so much money on lawyers fees, potential losses, and unquantifiable inconveniences and headaches.



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Expats' Guide to Managing People in The Philippines


When : February 10, 2016
             Wednesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



The Center for Global Best Practices in collaboration with ITAP International --- the specialists in doing business internationally across borders and cultures – presents this special one day seminar featuring the global gold standard in cultural diversity training that will help locals and expats of different cultures:

• Manage and lead more successfully
• Communicate Better
• Negotiate more effectively
• Work harmoniously with culturally diverse teams

Applicable to expatriates and managers who work with Filipinos and global teams, embassy representatives, HR professionals, business owners and employees who deal with expats



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Expats' Guide to Managing People in The Philippines


When : February 17, 2016
             Wednesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



This special one-day leadership program is the only one that focuses on EQ and body language as important skill set to give you an edge in dealing with all types of people in any kind of situation. Dr. Phillip Ash will teach you how to read people and connect with anyone quickly and easily to form trusting relationships. Engage individuals and small groups more effectively whether you are selling your ideas, negotiating a deal, motivating your team, brainstorming, problem solving, and planning. What was once exclusively taught in the Asian Development Bank is now available to the public for the first time. Attend and be the first to benefit from this wonderful program.



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Fast & Effective Change Management



When : February 18, 2016
              Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Changes in policies, plans, programs and people are normally met with resistance in organizations. This resistance is what causes friction, loss of productivity and profitability for an organization. A leader or a manager must know how to manage this resistance to change if one were to succeed in his / her job. Learn what they teach at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) with this one-day special seminar on Best Leadership Practices for Fast and Effective Change Management featuring Dr. Phillip Ash, who led this leadership training program for senior officials and executives at the ADB. Enroll and don’t miss this chance for this once a year visit to the Philippines! Early bird discounts are available until January 18, 2016.



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New ISBP 2013 on LC Transactions Certified Best Seller
When : February 23, 2016
              Tuesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

The is one-day corporate governance program for bank directors covers the fundamental concepts, systems and best practices aligned with BSP Circular 749 (2012) and related regulations and consistent with BIS principles for enhancing corporate governance in banks and other BSIs. The emphasis is the discussion of the framework and practical guidelines of sound corporate governance and risk management highlighting the Board and Senior Management practices, enterprise risk management and internal control oversight structure, policies and strategies and promoting good governance performance for financial institutions. Attending this one-day program is a pre-requisite for those who intend to be elected in the board or renewing their appointment as a director of a bank and/ or quasi-banks.



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Families Guide to Estate and Tax Planning


When : March 10, 2016
              Thursday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

When death strikes a property or a business owner, heirs suffer. Huge estate taxes have financially wiped out many family fortunes. The best time to prepare for this is when you are still alive Outsmart the tax system legally with the right estate planning guide our experts will share with you.

Learn the secrets of tax-savvy rich families who are able to save millions of avoidable taxes with the right tax exempt and tax saving strategies in the transfer and disposition of their assets to their families and the next generation. We will teach you novel asset protection strategies, including solutions and remedies to unlock frozen assets due to unpaid taxes. Best of all, when you know the correct method of valuation of your property, you can deal fairly and squarely with the tax authorities.



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Super Memory Program for Older Adults Certified Best Seller
When : March 11 & 12, 2016
              Friday & Saturday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

This special program is designed to help older adults improve their mental health and overall quality of life by providing them lifelong skills on solving forgetfulness including easily finding missing or misplaced items, daily tasks of taking medicines on time which may be fatal if not taken on time or overdose because they took it more out of forgetting that they have already taken it, remembering important appointments, navigating towards the right directions, remembering names and faces of their loved ones and many more!

This two-day program will feature Robert Racasa, the Father of Memory Sports in the Philippines. He has produced 3 Filipino Grandmasters of Memory and made the Philippines rank #1 in Asia for 2013 and the defending champion in Super Memory Championships. He is a sought after trainer on Super Memory Techniques in Memorizing the Bible, Super Memory Techniques for Sales Professionals, Super Memory Programs for High School and College, Super Memory Program for Law Students and Lawyers, How to Ace the Civil Servie Exam. Avail of the group discount for 3 or more participants. Rated 5-Star. Truly unforgettable!



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An Insider's Guide on How to Excel in Law School


When : March 15 & 16, 2016
              Tuesday & Wednesday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



In compliance with BSP’s MORB Guidelines on ICAAP, we’re offering this two- day seminar to support banks capacity-building initiatives to address this regulatory issue.

We will provide you a complete checklist of what you need to perform an ICAAP, explain step by step how to establish a risk appetite statement, help you understand the bank’s risk bearing capacity and techniques on how conduct a reliable and comprehensive assessment of capital requirements to sufficiently support all the material risks, taking into account your strategic/ business plans. You will be guided on the process of assessing and mapping the entire spectrum of risks, formulating a regulatory and economic capital forecast commensurate to exposures across all business lines, and establishing a capital stock buffer that will ensure sufficient availability of economic capital at all times.



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Best Practices on Contract Law for Non-Lawyers


When : April 8, 2016
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines



Many people are duped, fooled, or taken advantaged in their business or personal dealings because they drafted or signed a flawed, void or voidable contract that cannot be enforced. One of the most useful life skills we all should have is understanding contract law. Ignorance on this important subject matter can be very costly to you.

In this one-day special seminar, 3-time National Book Awardee, Atty. Jim V. Lopez, who is also an expert in asset protection law, will teach you everything you need to know about obligations and contracts in a simplified and practical format explained in a layman’s language. This unique program is designed for non-lawyers to empower them in making that perfect contract!



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How to Set Up an Internal Audit Sytem


When : April 23, 2016
              Saturday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

The most successful family businesses that lasted for generations have the right family governance system and a solid family constitution. Learn their best practices. It’s been proven that those family-owned companies who have crafted their family constitutions and understand the right family business governance framework are:

• Stronger and more united as a family
• Better at resolving business and personal conflicts
• More competitive compared to other family businesses
• Able to rapidly grow their businesses
• Have faster and better quality of decisions
• More effective with their board and stakeholders
• Able to preserve their family and business relations for generations

In this program, we will also teach you the best practices on how to create family councils, address family assemblies, and resolve issues among family business members. Whether you are the founder, business owner, director, family business member, executive or non-executive next generation shareholder, or non-management extended relative stakeholder, this seminar workshop will surely set you in the right course towards a long-lasting business and a harmonious relationship among stakeholders.



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Best Practices in Performance-Based Compensation


When : May 6, 2016
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

In this one-day special seminar, you will learn how successful global firms implement a performance-based compensation system that rewards the right behaviors and outputs. You will also learn how they link PMS to the organizational strategies, directions and values to ensure that all employees are moving towards attaining of the company’s objectives. Discover how to develop subsystems that support and strengthen the PMS and how to use performance measure calibration systems, performance improvement aimed at improving poor performers, individual development plans and more! We will share with you examples of the different aspects of compensation, such as basic pay, variable pay, short term bonuses, and long term incentive plans.

Most importantly, we will provide you different alternative strategies for each one of these compensation elements that you can customize to your organization’s compensation system to better enhance your PMS.



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Super Memory Program for Students & Parents Certified Best Seller
When : May 14, 21 & 28, 2016
              Saturday
              8:30am to 5:00pm

Where: The Bellevue Hotel
              Muntinlupa City, Philippines

Yes, your children can ace all exams, excel in school and top the class! We will teach them this amazing super memory program that produced 3 Filipino Supermemory International Grandmaster champions and made the Philippines rank number 1 in Asia in super memory competitions.

We will unravel the secrets on how to store, retain and retrieve information in a fast, effective, organized and stress-free manner. These proven and tested world-class systems will help your children get higher grades, raise academic skills and produce exemplary results in almost a fraction of the time your child used to spend studying and memorizing lessons. This means more quality time for school and for your family.



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How to Set Up an Internal Audit Sytem


When : May 19 & 20, 2016
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

When do you know it’s time to set an internal audit function for your business? The moment you start delegating key functions to people such as procurement, finance, cash disbursement, you will need internal audit to review it. It may be a department, group, a team of two or even an individual handling that internal audit activity.

This two-day special program is to help both for profit and non-profit organizations as well as private and public institutions in their capacity building to set up and maintain an internal audit department or group. A functioning and effective internal audit system will help you monitor and detect fraud, help you lower your cost, improve your risk management, and provide you a more sound corporate governance practice. Learn the best practices for better business performance.



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How to Set Up an Internal Audit Sytem Certified Best Seller
When : May 20, 2016
              Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

This program will introduce you to cultural issues that can positively and negatively impact on work relationships. It will also explain in more depth various Filipino values that you have grown up with, which in turn create natural behaviors and expectations when you interface with people from other cultures.

In the discussions you will get to recognize and understand cultural differences, respect these differences, and proactively think of ways on how to reconcile these differences. With this, you can ensure better working or personal relationships with foreigners. No miscommunications and no more misunderstandings with team members, clients and stakeholders.



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Best Practices in Corporate Housekeeping Certified Best Seller
When : May 26 & 27, 2016
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: The Bellevue Hotel
              Muntinlupa City, Philippines

The term “corporate housekeeping” refers to the multitude of services that a lawyer and a corporate secretary need to perform for a corporate entity. It is what every corporation needs to do and to know to function well. This special program teaches board directors and lawyers the knowledge and professional skills on how to be an effective corporate secretary and how to perform the functions of corporate housekeeping.

Whether you are a lawyer servicing a corporate client, a professional or a family member assigned to the board as a corporate secretary, or the board director and owner of a corporation, you must know how corporate housekeeping should be executed properly. This one-of-a-kind program is exclusively for those who want to professionalize their role as a board director, corporate secretary, and law firm servicing a corporation.

This program is MCLE Accredited.



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Best Practices in Business & Diplomatic Protocol Certified Best Seller
When : June 10, 2016
              Friday
              8:30am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

THE BENEFIT: Protocol, the universal language of correct behavior for effective diplomacy, can enhance the competitiveness of the global executive in the 21st century borderless economy.

Mastering the practice of protocol in business and everyday life is essential in any situation whether one serving a customer in a restaurant, receiving a guest in a hotel, handling dignitaries in a conference, negotiating, marketing, dealing with people of different cultures, meeting with foreign dignitaries, or simply chatting with one's in-laws.


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How to Set Up an Internal Audit Sytem Certified Best Seller
When : June 16 & 17, 2016
              Thursday & Friday
              9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: EDSA Shangri-La Hotel
              Mandaluyong City, Philippines

This two-day seminar will teach you all that including how to spot important issues and ask intelligent questions in management and board meetings. This user-friendly format will teach you to understand not only balance sheets, income and cash flow statements, but also how to interpret those footnotes and disclosures on audit reports.

You will learn how to make sense of those financial ratios and analysis to know if you have a healthy business and find out what is right, what is wrong, and fishy in the financial report.



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