PLDT offers digital solutions to small businesses in Big Talks series

CHALLENGES. PLDT Smart SME Nation head Mitch Locsin says many MSMEs still lack knowledge on possible new markets, don’t see the need to have an online presence, and continue believe that a Facebook or Instagram post already constitutes digital solution.

Only 1 percent of small to medium enterprises that make up the bulk of Philippine companies are online and PLDT SME Nation wants to change this through its Big Talks conference series. “The goal is to get as many enterprises online as possible. We have a lot of catching up to do. More than acquiring…