Your Big Year Interview
A video prepared for Xavvy Lobos’ World Merit entry.
Janette Toral is an e-commerce specialist and site owner of DigitalFilipino.com.
In this World Merit entry, Janette shared her Big Year Advocacy, the “E-Commerce Start-Up 100 Project” where she intends to support 100 e-commerce entrepreneurs from different parts of the Philippines in starting a business online.
This she does by doing the following:
1. Offered a DigitalFilipino E-Commerce Boot Camp where aspiring e-commerce entrepreneurs learn for free.
2. This is supplemented by the Digital Influencers Boot Camp where Janette aspires to form a 1600 influencers community that can help out the E-Commerce Start-Up 100 Entrepreneurs.
3. She conducts face-to-face bootcamps in different parts of the country to put a face behind the initiative.
4. She is also encouraging her current DigitalFilipinoClub.com members to pursue start-up activities by launching the E-Commerce Entrepreneur Program (http://digitalfilipino.com/cep)
Janette Toral’s Start-Up 100 Project is ongoing. She intends to complete this project as DigitalFilipino.com reaches its 20th year on 2019.
The Department of Trade and Industry E-Commerce Office convened stakeholders from different sectors last May 11, 2015 at the Board of Investments building to develop a ten year E-commerce Roadmap. Janette Toral presented the E-Commerce Intensity Index March 2015 – a monthly tracking and measurement study that determines the extent of e-commerce activities on manufacturing,
Search Engine Journal covered the recent PeepCon 2015 event where Janette Toral is one of the resource persons. A snippet of from that article: We use the power of internet to promote our brand all the time. But what about the people behind it? Janette Toral said you should “Sell yourself. Let people know that
Janette Toral was named by Rappler Citizen Journalist Therene Quijano as her #SHEro where she wrote: “Janette Toral is my #SHEro. It is not in her achievements in the IT industry that made me consider her my SHEro. It is a known fact that the IT industry is mostly composed of men and women movers
Janette Toral got interviewed by Maxweb on her perspective in digital marketing. Here is a quote from it: “The biggest misconception about digital marketing is that success is repeatable. I had clients who are expecting repeated success in every (digital) marketing plan they have, but I always tell them that it is not possible. There
Janette Toral guested at Vigattin Radio (DZIQ 990 AM) last January 3, 2015 to talk about the e-commerce roadmap. She was also joined by Mica Tan and Ace Gapuz of MFT Group. Also by Beatrice Tesoro of Certified Positive. They talked about their respective project efforts. The program is hosted by Den Maracanas and Elison
Janette Toral gave an e-commerce talk at this event last November 22, 2014 along with fellow speakers Mae Ilagan, Jeoffrey Solas, and Ben Francia. Visit their Facebook page for the post-event video.
Janette Toral got quoted in this article written by Moneymax.ph. According to Digital Filipino founder Janette Toral, in the years to come, the Philippines needs new business models that are in line with our economic situation and the needs of the rising generation.
Supported Genesis Reonico of Online Jobs University in pitching for their “Shift + ALT + Careers – Online Freelancing” learning event.
Janette Toral got interviewed in this Huffington Post article along with Inanc Balci (Lazada Philippines), Mon Lizardo (ABS-CBN), Scott E. Bales (Mobile Ready), Donald Lim (ABS-CBN), Timothy Go (A-Solutions), Robertson Chiang (Dragonpay), Nix Nolledo (Hatchd), Jojy Azurin (Freelancer.com), Jack Madrid (Lovable Commerce), Jon Santico (701 Search), Me-Anne Bundalian (OLX Philippines). Janette Toral of Digital Filipino
Learn innovative online marketing strategies and how to build a start up business by DigitalFilipino.com Janette Toral. From starting making sandwiches at school for his friends to becoming a Food Entrepreneur and owning 9 full service restaurants – meet Persia Grill President, Kian Kazemi. For information about the annual Entrepreneur Success Summit (ESS) visit www.efe.ph.