Rights every working PWD should know about
Cliche as it may sound, everyone has been given talents, capabilities, and the natural ability to learn new skills for the sole purpose of using them — even persons with disabilities (PWDs). In the Philippines, there are many different companies who employ PWDs, giving them a chance to participate in society just as much as any other person. In a 2013 study by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies [http://dirp3.pids.gov.ph/ris/dps/pidsdps1313.pdf], it was observed that "pessimism a
Are you ready to become a manager?
Joseph Grenny [http://www.josephgrenny.com/], New York Times bestselling author and co-founder of VitalSmarts [https://www.vitalsmarts.com/], a company that does corporate training and leadership development, interviewed new supervisors, CEOs, and political leaders in an article [https://hbr.org/2015/09/are-you-sure-you-want-to-be-a-manager] said that the new responsibilities brought in significant changes into their lives, some of whom were still unsure why they accepted the new position. Re
7 Questions You Can Ask Yourself When Looking For the Job You Love
Like any relationship, how you feel about your job changes overtime. Most of us have had our fair share of jumping from one job to another, searching for the “one” that fulfills our passions, talents, and values. When you can’t find it, you start to shrink into all sorts of mixed emotions—desperation, confusion, frustration. But maybe we’re not asking ourselves the right questions. In his TED Talk, Scott Dinsmore, founder of career and connection platform Live Your Legend [http://liveyourl
5 Essential Tips for Pinoys Who Want to Get a Job Abroad
"I want to work abroad. How do I make it happen?" It's a question I often get asked by Filipinos. Whether they're fresh graduates, longtime employees, or professionals, they all entertain thoughts of finding jobs abroad [https://www.kalibrr.com/job-board/abroad/y/1] at some point. Although the reasons may vary, the primary motivation usually run along the lines of wanting a bigger salary, better opportunities, or an improved quality of life. Working overseas can do all that, but only af