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The 0917 Bloc Parade by Globe Lifestyle

Globe Lifestyle launched its latest collection for 0917 month-long celebration After a successful launch of the Spring/Summer and Fall Collection, The Bloc Parade, 0917 by Globe Lifestyle Anniversary Collection dropped last month and it is giving off a lit and legit retro vibe. The much-awaited Bloc Parade fashion collection signals the entry of Globe Lifestyle into the world of fun fashion, inspired by the elements of marching bands, as it seeks to advocate unity and camaraderie. Leah De Guzman, Globe Lifestyle Head shares, “With the launch of the exclusive 0917 fashion collection, Globe adds another dimension of connecting with the customer, this time as a lifestyle brand. We want to be able to offer our customers the tangible experience of being able to engage with them and enrich their lives in ways that expand beyond our telecommunications services.” The apparel line’s diverse offerings of co-ordinates, dresses, outerwear and tees sport […]

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Globe #CreateCourage” Campaign shortlisted in Tangrams Effectiveness Spikes Awards

The branded film tells the story of a young Star Wars fan named Alex who wears her Stormtrooper helmet everyday at home, in school, or out and about, piquing the curiosity of people around her. As the story unfolds, her tear-jerking reasons for wearing the mask are revealed, and the reactions to the revelation are equally emotional. Beautifully demonstrating a child’s resilience and triumph over challenges, the heartwarming video went viral in a matter of days after its release by Globe, and soon received praise from all over the world, especially from the legions of Star Wars fans. It garnered over 45 million views and has been recognized by top online news channels such as CNN International, Mashable, Huffington Post, Upworthy, among others. The video was also produced to raise awareness for the plight of the Philippine General Hospital (PGH), which needed to raise funds for the rehabilitation of its […]

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Globe, UC hold PRISM Digital Literacy Program in the Visayas

Globe Telecom, in partnership with the University of Cebu (UC),  capped off the Visayas leg of PRISM, a digital literacy training program designed to equip private school teachers with technological skills for effective classroom teaching. PRISM is in line with Globe Telecom’s sustainability commitment to empower every Filipino with world-class learning through technology in response to United Nations Sustainable Development Goal No. 4 to “ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning.” According to Ms. Michelle Tapia, Globe Advisor and Head of Education Strategy & Innovation, “These days, it is imperative for teachers to learn how to use information and communications technology (ICT) tools in the classroom if they want to motivate students to learn and to help increase their skills for entrepreneurship and employment. The changing times mean that teachers need to continuously adapt to their evolving role. Through this program, we are assisting the teachers in discovering […]

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Globe iPhone 7 Customers help Create Global Filipino School in GenSan

Did you know that thousands of Globe Telecom customers who availed of the new iPhone 7 contributed significantly in the creation of a Global Filipino School (GFS) in General Santos City? This will allow teachers and students to access 21st century learning within and beyond the classroom.   With iPhone 7 and Globe myLifestyle Plan, customers were not only able to get the phone of their dreams but also had the opportunity to give back to various communities through the Globe of Good bundle. For every approved iPhone 7 renewed contract, Globe made a donation to selected partner causes which included the GFS program.  For this activity, all proceeds went to General Santos City SPED Integrated School (GSCSIS) where one-fourth of the 4,000 student population comprises of kids with special needs. The transformation of GSCSIS into a GFS not only benefits regular students but also the special children who require online […]

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Globe Collaborates With Walt Disney

Filipinos can now enjoy Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, and Maker content via video-on-demand, interactive content and promotions on mobile and broadband Last week, I attended an important event as Globe Telecom made a big reveal on its multi-year collaboration with The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia.  This  collaboration will give Filipino customers access to video-on-demand, interactive content, promotions and other related services across multiple devices and affirms the relationship of Globe with Disney whose brands include Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and global leader in short-form video, Maker Studios. Globe customers will now have access to an array of Disney content offerings including long- and short-form programming, interactive content and games, theatrical releases and retail promotions. Offerings include: ·         Disney Movies On Demand (DMOD): an on-demand subscription service for selected evergreen Disney and Pixar titles such as the Toy Story franchise, Finding Nemo, The Princess Diaries, Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas, Cinderella and much more, that can […]

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Globe Brings Davao Media Excellence Awards 2014

Globe Telecom will hold the  3rd Davao Media Excellence Awards (DMEA) on November 27, 2014 to acknowledge journalists and online writers who helped make a difference for the better of society through their works. DMEA provides an opportunity and venue for print and broadcast journalists as well as bloggers and social media advocates to be acknowledged in their fields of work.  It also pays tribute to the 34 media personalities who were victims of the Maguindanao Massacre in 2009.  Davao celebrates Media Freedom Day every November 23 to honor the memory of the fallen journalists. The Davao Media Excellence Awards is Globe’s  way of honoring Davao media and online writers who are breaking new grounds in news dissemination and are showing the best in communication skills and creativity Globe has also supported Economic Journalists Association of the Philippines (EJAP) Business Journalism Awards since 1999 and the Cebu Media Excellence Awards (CMEA) which […]

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Free Facebook until February 14 for Globe Subscribers

Due to insistent public demand for one of its biggest promotions to date, Globe Telecom is extending its Free Facebook offer available to its over 36 million subscribers until February 14, 2014, allowing users to post, like, comment, chat, add friends, upload photos, and share posts without the need for Wi-Fi. Globe collaborated with Facebook last year to offer its postpaid, prepaid, and TM subscribers access to the leading social networking site on mobile at zero data charges, alongside first-of-its-kind mobile innovations that address fear of mobile browsing, making the telco’s Free Facebook offer a world-first. Among these customer experience innovations include accessibility on feature phones and smartphones across all Facebook mobile platforms whether via the Facebook app or Facebook’s mobile site m.facebook.com. Customers are also guaranteed of no billshock or “nakaw load” as they will be notified if they will incur data charges once a link that leads out […]

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Globe Nurtures the Right Talents

Much of Globe Telecom’s encouraging performance over the past several years could be attributed to the contribution of high potential and engaged employees amid company efforts to strengthen its talent development programs. Strongly believing that employee engagement will further drive company growth and performance in the future, the leading telecommunications company is bent on developing key talents within the organization into future leaders of the company.  “Our objective is to build a surplus of leaders so that Globe is ready for the future whether for business sustainability or for new areas that we are resolved to conquer next,” said Tina Palmario-Sioson, Globe Vice President for Leadership and Talent Management at a recent forum on talent assessment. Globe Telecom’s talent development program is anchored on The Globe Way, which espouses the telecommunication provider’s culture, values and ideals based on the premise that “people make the difference”. Such thrust has prompted the company to […]

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Globe and UNICEF: helping each other to provide quality health services to mothers and their newborn through Real-time Community Health and Information Tracking System or rChits.

Globe Gives ICT tools to UNICEF for Quality Maternal and Child Care

Globe Telecom has donated P1 million worth of prepaid load and 200 mobile phones to the United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for the provision of quality health services to mothers and their newborn children particularly those in geographically-isolated and disadvantaged areas. The donation will be used for the Real-time Community Health and Information Tracking System or rChits which was initially launched in 10 off-grid areas to aid in information management and treatment response efficiency.  Globe is the official telecom and ICT (information communications technology) partner of the rChits program led by UNESCO, Australian Aid, and UP Manila National Telehealth Center. rChits is an ICT innovation made up of three components:  Chits, an electronic medical record system for maternal care; mReports, a software installed in mobile devices which serves as a portable medical reporting system; and LGU Dashboard, a graphical web interface that allows local chief executives to make evidence-based decisions […]

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Hala Bira! Sinulog 2014 Goes Digital As it Unfolds A Great Festival Through Photos

Turns to social media to create a wonderful festival through photos  With the advent of digital technology, the current celebration of Sinulog Festival in Cebu from January 16-19, 2014  harnesses social media to showcase the vibrant and lively celebration to the rest of the world, in cooperation with Globe Telecom. This year, the leading telecommunications company turns to social networking sites Instagram and Twitter to engage locals and tourists participating in one of the country’s biggest and most attended festivals with a photo submission contest. To join the contest, Sinulog attendees should capture and upload photos taken from the Globe Neon Carnival on Instagram and Twitter with the hashtags #Wonderful2014 and #GlobeSinulog2014. The photos must tell the story of “Globe creating a wonderful world of festivals and celebrations at the Sinulog 2014”. Five winners of Globe prepaid load cards plus 1 grand winner of P5,000 worth of prizes from Globe […]

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