Education is important if at all you want to succeed or make something out of this life but there are some Filipino entrepreneurs who have managed to make it without a college degree and this was through hard work and really believing in themselves. The only drive that one should possess in the event that they set out to do something is that they can make it no matter what. These particular Filipino entrepreneurs believed that, which is why they actually made it. They are;
He is the President of Zest-O Corporation. Alfredo Yao came from a poor family and he became rich due to hard work and determination. He did not finish his education but this did not deter him from not making it despite that. He eventually made his Company become one of the leading juice manufacturers in the country together with China, New Zealand, Singapore and many others.
Socorro C. Ramos
Ms. Socorro C. Ramos started working as a sales girl when she was only eighteen years old in Goodwill Bookstore in Escolta. She became good in sales and was later promoted to be in charge of the store and this went on to sharpen her skills in regards to administration and selling. When she got married, she and the husband started their own bookstore called National Book Store which provided cheaper access to books and school supplies in Luzon area, Visayas and Mindanao. This later culminated into a nationwide book store that sold books, greeting cards and school supplies.
His story is probably one of the most famous and is a classic rags to riches tale. This is because he made it by believing in himself and had pure determination to succeed. He now owns Philippine Airlines, Allied Bank, Asia Brewery, Fortune Tobacco and many others major corporations in the Philippines.