We use our own and third-party cookies to optimize your experience on this site, including to maintain user sessions. Without these cookies our site will not function well. If you continue browsing our site we take that to mean that you understand and accept how we use the cookies. If you wish to decline our cookies we will redirect you to Google.
Already have an account? Sign in.

 Remember Me | Forgot Your Password?

Innovation, Optimism Are Key Characteristics Of Successful Entrepreneurs

September 5, 2009: 04:48 AM EST
Starting out as a failed supplier of aluminum toothpaste tubes, and finally succeeding as a toothpaste manufacturer and much more, Cecilio K. Pedro’s career in the Philippines is a model for entrepreneurs. He advises those just starting out in a new business that periods of crisis offer the greatest opportunities. If an entrepreneur remains optimistic, builds through innovation, expands into new product lines, and delivers quality products, he has a greater chance of success. Another trait that marks his companies is social responsibility: a focus on hiring the hearing-impaired exemplifies his determination to give back to the community.
"Worst of times, best of ideas", Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 05, 2009, © INQUIRER.net, An INQUIRER Company
Examples & Case Studies
Personal Care
Companies, Organizations
Market News
Products & Brands
Research, Studies, Advice
Developed by Yuri Ingultsov Software Lab.