Becoming a Leader of Tomorrow: My Journey inside the Great Wall

I have always wondered about the phrase “truth is stranger than fiction”, and then I began to understand the meaning of it. When I applied for the two-week summer course entitled “Financial Leaders of Tomorrow”, it seemed a far-fetched reach for me especially when I saw the profile of the elite students from all over…

A Night to Remember at Masasa Beach

Unplanned trips, as they say, are the trips that actually happen. Our trip to Masasa Beach was one of them. I, along with my other five learning team members, was in Mabini, Batangas for our Rapid Area Assessment (RAA). RAA is a five-day course work where the students immerse themselves in the community to access…

When the Mountain Calls

I grew up in the province where I can see mountains everywhere. While growing up, hiking became one of my hobbies. Today, I am going to share my #SoloTravel2019 experience in Mt. Maculot which is the third mountain I hiked this year. Since we had a summer break in our MBA program, I decided to…

My Life in Philippines

I started January of 2019 by applying for a visa to the Philippines. Fortunately, the consulate was open even during New Year’s Day. Because I was applying for AIM, visa processing was quite easy. Doing this on the very first day of the year, it was an indication that 2019 was going to be a…

Ari in Palawan

When I arrived in Manila last year in September, I made up my mind that I would make the most out of the short breaks in this MBA and travel in and around Philippines.

#BeachLife

I was never a travel enthusiast, but my AIM experience wouldn’t have been the same without the beaches.