AT THE BAIPHIL 3rd General Membership Meeting, corporate governance “guru” and guest speaker Dr. Jesus Estanislao emphasized that governance demands a focus on the long-term, realizing a great “vision” in five to ten years. Governance demands a focus on the institution and what the institution should become. Yes, people are very important, but cautioned against personalities. He said governance asks for a strategy, a set of priorities pursued across all the different facets of any business. The key focus is on priorities which must be inter-connected and mutually supportive.
JULIE Borromeo’s Performing Arts Foundations presents Guadalupe The Musical at the Meralco Theater until Oct. 14. With book and lyrics by Joel Trinidad and direction by Baby Barredo, the story is based on the apparition of the Virgin Mary to peasant Juan Diego in Mexico in 1531.
Two of our department managers who are actively engaged in negotiating a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with the union have received death threats. The two managers are very vocal against the excessive demands of the union. What’s the best approach for management? -- Talking Tough.
SONY CHANNEL’s political series, Madam Secretary, will have former secretaries of state Hillary Clinton, Madeleine Albright and General Colin Powell make guest appearances in the fifth season premiere that airs Oct. 8, 9 p.m.