A brilliant student himself, he was able to study through scholarship grants, but continued reaching out to the poor with books, pens, tables, and chairs, and teaching in unusual location like cemeteries and trash dumps.
Later on, Efren’s work was filmed and he gained publicity for what he did.
In 2009, he won CNN Hero of the Year and continued receiving other awards such as the Order of the Lakandula by then Philippine president, Gloria Arroyo, Bayaning Pilipino (Philippine Hero) by Gawad Geny Lopez and being featured in many youth organizations.
How did he work towards his goal of helping the less fortunate children?
He continued reaching out to the poor children with books, pens, tables, and chairs, and teaching in unusual locations like cemeteries and trash dumps. When Efren was 16, he started “pushcart classroom”.
"directly impacting his development"とか"getting influenced by people in his circle"と要約してくれました。
How do you cultivate a healthy and positive workplace for employees to be motivated to work and achieve their goals?
I will cultivate a healthy and positive workplace for employees by showing clear goals and discussing with open mind. Communicating frequently and understanding each other, it will be possible to make a healthy and positive workplace, I think.
Many people may had realized by affect of COVID-19, working at the office is really not efficient. I think commuting is waste of time and if you could use the telework system, you can set meeting everywhere. Except the work you should be on site, we don’t have to go to office to work.
You continue to improve and be better. Please keep on studying and reviewing and applying everything that you learned. Keep up the good work. You are the perfect example of what diligence and hard work can achieve. Practice makes perfect. Thank you.