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Below is an excerpt taken from an article we recently did for Homegrown about the importance of being on time.

How many times have you found yourself at the mercy of your supplier, client, or colleague who was “running late”? How many times have you been guilty of doing the same?

It is always annoying to be at the receiving end, but not any less embarrassing when you are the culprit.

As Filipinos are a bit notorious for having their own sense of time, we have set a negative precedent for ourselves for arriving precisely behind the agreed-upon meeting time. The expression “Filipino time” was thus coined, and it has bestowed a pretty nasty image on us as a people, if you ask me.

Below are some simple truths to help us remember how time really is of the essence. Click here for the full article.