Speaking + Press

Hey there, Justine here, founder of The Border Collective, and I’m thrilled you’re on my Speaking + Press page! If you’re interested in inviting me to speak at your school, university, organization, conference, or company,… More

#WorkLifeGoals: Abbey Sy on the #ABCsofHandLettering, Freelancing, and being a Savvy Social Media Creative

When TBC’s editorial assistant, Annicka Koteh, said that she contacted Abbey Sy for a feature on #WorkLifeGoals, I was excited but cautious. Abbey Sy is most definitely #WorkLifeGoals, so of course she has no time to answer questions from… More


Want to Submit Something To The Border? Looking for a platform to voice your opinions? Want to offer advice to your fellow uninformed as well? Or do you want to share your internship experiences to… More

Resume Consultation

Don’t know what to write in your resume? Feel like it could be stronger, but you have no idea how to buff it up? Don’t worry, The Border Collective wrote a whole post about the 14.5 Things… More

Justine LT Chua

Hey there! I’m Justine LT Chua and I write about internships, careers, and my experience with both here in the Philippines for college students who hate how there’s no clear process or guide for it.… More

Betina Ong

DISCLAIMER: Betina Ong left the blog in April 2017 to pursue other things in life. Legal counsel advised that we write this disclaimer because of some emails we’ve been receiving since she’s left. Any promises… More

Talk to Us!

I’d love to hear from you! I try my best to reply to every email as soon as I can but with family, friends, work, school, and resume consultations, it isn’t always easy. I guarantee… More

The Border Collective

Who We Are What We Do The Border Collective is where 2 Ateneo de Manila college students, Justine and Betina, write about internships, job hunting, resume advice, and generally anything college students need to know about careers.… More