[B-SIDE Podcast] Staying safe in the sun: tips on preventing heat-related illnesses

The Philippines has a wet season and a dry season, or so the saying goes. Given the predictability of summer, in particular, what measures can Filipinos take to protect themselves from the heat?

[B-SIDE Podcast] The corporate benefits of hiring PWDs

Is it costly to hire with persons with disabilities, or PWDs? Are PWDs only limited to certain roles? In this B-Side episode, BusinessWorld speaks with Grant Javier, executive director of Project Inclusion Network, about the most common misconceptions surrounding PWD employees, as well as the benefits of hiring them.

[B-SIDE Podcast] Miscommunication is at the heart of startup failures

Contrary to popular belief, it's not only the lack of funding that spells doom among startup teams. In this B-Side episode, BusinessWorld speaks with Martin Gonzalez, creator of Google's Effective Founders Project, about co-founder conflicts, quality disagreements, and the necessity of having difficult conversations very early in a partnership.

[B-SIDE Podcast] Safeguarding the Philippine gambling sector from online scams

Online gambling has evolved, thanks to advancements in technology and innovations within the industry. With this evolution, however, also comes the rise of sophisticated gambling fraud.

Forging the future of AI: Women can take the lead

More than giving us answers and ideas in seconds after typing in our prompts, generative artificial intelligence (genAI) is increasingly appreciated as a tool...

[B-SIDE Podcast] The sweet rewards of cacao farming in the Philippines

https://open.spotify.com/episode/2s5yb7qqDoT6NqDSgl6sCT?si=uX1SfCfQQhaqRaEiWAryVQ&nd=1&dlsi=f30e35388b4c4731 Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side To cap off 2023, the BBC released its 100 Women list, naming women who have inspired and influenced people worldwide. Among...

[B-SIDE Podcast] Philippines, Taiwan, and the uncertain future

https://open.spotify.com/episode/20tNkdoEefKAsbuTptspE3?si=OR1mD-_XSlm_ZRYggeTg-Q Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side The Philippines is so close to Taiwan that, as the old joke suggests, one could swim across the Bashi Channel...

[B-SIDE Podcast] SMEs and the growing risks of cyberattacks

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1GHdgdsAsqY4ZnZr9SeIHg?si=-kxlYqA7SLGJFearXUBooA Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) face cyberattack risks due to their less advanced technologies, making them susceptible to breaches. Many of...

[B-SIDE Podcast] Augmenting human capabilities and creativity with generative AI

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0FCVHwIV7tffVstzj69W3D?si=nOy8np7EQcGW5l33rx5VcA Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side The constant pursuit of innovation is a testament to human’s inherent curiosity and creativity. With the advancement of technology, people...

[B-Side Podcast] Destigmatizing mental health discussions in the workplace

https://open.spotify.com/episode/6lRS5twMa1UopfFowwoeOV Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side Breaking down the stigma surrounding discussions about mental health challenges is crucial, especially in workplaces where employees might be hesitant...

[B-Side Podcast] The case for growing vegetables in one’s backyard

https://open.spotify.com/episode/5wfFE34KqaFjyMXcXunizv?si=NOr4Pw6LTke5Cxf6ylAglg&nd=1&dlsi=d14f8840e0e74d52 Home gardening has benefits beyond the purpose of serving as a diversion from the pandemic. In this B-Side episode, multimedia producer Patricia Mirasol speaks with Ma....

[B-SIDE Podcast] Monopolized power and election-related violence in the Philippines

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3YWhh3ZTcjhwLCwZGLV8GD?si=-YaZC5CoQgaya4leYX4d7g Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side Elections in the Philippines have evolved into brutal political competitions over the years, with the persistent claims of general peace...