Tarlac State University
College of Business and Accountancy
Financial Management Department
K(no)w Risk, No Future
Ronmar M. Supan
Managing risk is the topic of the seminar last February 22, 2013 themed “K(no)w Risk, No Future” which was held at Max’s Restaurant, San Miguel, Tarlac City. It happened between 8:00am up to 5:00pm. The aforementioned seminar was attended by Risk Management students of College of Business and Accountancy, Financial Management Department under Ma’m Isabelita David, and total in attendants were estimated to be three hundred persons. While waiting for the guest speakers, there was a roll call of all the sections of the 4th year students, and all the sections had prepared their own cheers to represent them, followed by the random raffle draws and their rewards. The introduction was spoken by Sir Jesse Rey Meneses, the chairperson of Financial Management Department of College of Business and Accountancy; he explained how taking risk is necessary in order to achieve success, followed by Ma’m Isabelita David telling us on how life we will be having after graduation, and we should be involved in the industry, and then a speech video of Mrs. Winnie Monsod is viewed wherein she is in the University of the Philippines motivating students and I quote these lines she said; “do not cheat, because if you do, you will be more of a problem, not a solution” and “I am only one, but I am one, I cannot do everything, but I can do something, what I can do, I ought to do, and what I ought to do, by the grace of God I will do”, I will never forget the second quote because it was our organization motto back when I was in high school, and I’m proud to say that I’m still implementing it in college. Next speakers are from Banco De Oro (BDO), “the higher the risk, the higher the return” said Ms. Reyda Baniqued, one of the speakers, which is true as one of the financial concepts...