Kiddo-preneur Christmas 2016

Kiddo-preneur began as a passion project in 2011 by mother daughter tandem, Maiki and Brielle Oreta. As a business journalist for the ABS-CBN News Channel, having anchored the The Philippine Stock Exchange Reports and Business Nightly, Maiki sought teach her young daughter about business. Together, they created Kiddo-preneur, a venue where children could learn about […]

Register your kids to the Alphabee Spelling Contest this October

MANILA, Philippines – Are your kids learning to spell correctly or is this task just being outsourced to “spell-check?” With all the gadgets at home and in school with predictive spelling capabilities, it’s hard to distinguish which holds true. To promote excellence in spelling, the organizers of Kiddo-preneur are launching a new initiative this year […]

Kiddo-preneur: These Kids Mean Business

They say “children live what they learn.” Teach a child while he or she is young and the lessons will be imprinted for life. But it is often not enough to instruct by words alone. Sometimes, the best way for the lesson to take root is by example or practice. When Maiki Oreta’s daughter, Brielle, […]

Little Entrepreneurs Rock

This weekend will be super busy but exciting for 10-year-old Brielle Oreta. While other kids her age will probably be glued to their tablets or out in the playground, she will be at the Glorietta mall on Sunday. It’s not to shop nor to play but to operate a business together with her five-year-old sister […]

How Kiddopreneur teaches kids to become entrepreneurs

  MANILA – Why not teach the lessons of being an entrepreneur to children at a young age? This is the goal of Kiddo-preneur, a children-themed event created by TV host and mother Maiki Oreta. Oreta said she started Kiddo-preneur in 2007 to teach her own daughter about business. “The idea is not really new. […]

Entrepreneurship for kids in Robinsons Place Manila

MANILA, Philippines –  The best gift you can give to your children is teaching them the value of earning, saving, and investing. Start them young and register them at the Kiddopreneur Summer in Robinsons Place Manila on May 31 at the Midtown Activity Area. This annual exhibit is open to kids ages 4 to 17 […]

Early start

Do you want to effectively teach your children to handle their own money and business at an early age? This working mom had her children join an actual marketplace. You may take her example. By Monique Tenorio It started because of a school assignment. Maiki Oreta, 29, a business news anchor on cable television, was […]

Starting ’em young

by Princess Daisy C. Ominga How young is too young in teaching our kids about hard work and money? Do we just give them money, or let them earn it? And since we Filipinos don’t usually let young kids take jobs to earn, parents wonder how to teach their children how hard earning money is […]

Kids mind their own business

Let the kids earn their own money with their own businesses at the Kiddo-preneur MANILA, Philippines – Summer is upon us. For many parents, it’s that time of the year to scramble for meaningful activities for the children to engage in. It’s also the perfect opportunity to learn outside of the classroom. Kids, after all, […]

Teaching kids about entrepreneurship

by Maiki Oreta My daughter, Brielle, started asking me for money early on. By the time she turned two she was already quite persistent, regularly insisting that she needed money for ice cream, for carousel rides, for toys, crayons, etc. While I wouldn’t always oblige, the questions still came pretty frequently. She’s 6-years-old now and […]