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August 2, 2021

Read your Employment Contract for your life!

Here in the Philippines, we pride ourselves on being honest, trustworthy, and ethical. As such, we tend to assume the people we interact with and the companies we work for have our best interests in mind. Most of the time we rely on verbal agreements. Even when we lend money…
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PerspectivesWorkforce Management
April 29, 2021

The Benefits of working with Chromedia

What would be the difference between being a salaried employee vs. an independent contractor? A salaried employee is employed in a legal entity registered under the PH government while a contractual employee is working for an entity in or outside of the Philippines without consideration of PH labor laws. Chromedia…
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Perspectives
July 12, 2018

Returning to the Fold

When I started at Chromedia I had a hard time catching up with the latest technology trends and things related to programming — as I had taken a break from coding and focused on dancing before taking the job. I’ve always loved programming so when I decided that I wanted…
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Perspectives
February 13, 2018

The office building is helping us become better employees: yay or nay?

The Pro-Health Elevator Elevators are the main way of navigating through a corporate building. Thus it’s expected that there’s going to be a queue, but it’s usually compensated by having fast elevators and an effective queueing system. In our building though, in addition to the line, we’re also tormented with…
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Perspectives
November 28, 2017

Reflecting in on Chromedia’s Company Culture

The office windows have never been cleaned from the outside (at least I haven’t witnessed anything since mid-2015). That is until about a week or so ago. And boy, does it make a world of difference! As amazing as it was for us to see Spidermen descend from the top…
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Perspectives
August 16, 2017

The Creative’s Paradox

Getting assigned to write this piece felt a bit funny. I used to write as a hobby, and as a kid, I’d get myself in trouble for being so opinionated. Yet here I am, struggling to write an opinion piece! Because I want to spare Mign, Emman and Abby from…
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Perspectives
October 28, 2016

Grateful Experience

Working for Chromedia has had a huge impact both in my personal, and professional life. These are a few of the many things that I’ve experienced at Chromedia, experiences which I am thankful for.   Grateful for No More Lucky Days I’ve seen many differences from the usual offices. For…
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Perspectives
August 12, 2016

MEDtrip: Shifting Perspectives

Originally known as Healthcare Abroad, MEDtrip has been around for at least three years. It was thought up to serve patients from around the world by connecting them directly to medical institutions. At the same time, it would give these medical institutions a venue to post their services. Although several…
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Perspectives
May 5, 2016

Election Madness Lessons

2016 is a big year for all of us, especially on a national level. For the Philippines and the US, it’ll mark the welcome arrival of the two new heads of state. As anticipated as the outcomes are, it’s the time that leads to election day (along with the controversies,…
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