Contributed by Mar Jay S. Delas Alas, PIA-Bataan
BALANGA CITY, Bataan – About 40 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Bataan participated in the Seminar on Business Continuity Planning and Resiliency.
Organized by Department of Trade and Industry in partnership with the Provincial Cooperative and Enterprise Development Office, the two-day seminar aims to capacitate entrepreneurs in sustaining their business particularly during disasters and emergency situations.
ASEAN Handicraft Promotion and Development Association-Philippines President and seminar resource person Dennis Orlina stressed the importance of preparing a business continuity plan in order to sustain business growth.
“Our aim is to build loyal customers by helping you make a plan that would sustain and develop business growth,” Orlina said.
“Only in sustainability will you develop brand and brand is not a name and it’s not just a logo but it symbolizes stability of a business,” he furthered.
The seminar is part of DTI’s Small and Medium Enterprises Roving Academy.