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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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Workforce Management
July 12, 2018

Culture, People and Chromedia

One of the Biggest Decision we face in our lives is whether to WALK OUT of our comfort zone and step into something new or STAY where things have always been great and comfortable. Either way, we’ll wonder if we’re making a good decision. I never really understood the phrase…
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Workforce Management
February 13, 2018

Basic Occupational Safety and Health Training (Continued)

Day 3 TENTH TOPIC: Industrial Hygiene As per our speaker Dr. Go, this is the only topic discussed with the word “science” in its meaning. Industrial Hygiene is the science and art devoted to the recognition, evaluation, and control of environmental factors such as stresses arising in or from the…
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Workforce Management
December 1, 2017

Basic Occupational Safety and Health Training

Earlier this month, I attended a 40-hour training seminar. Aside from doing it out of compliance for DOLE and PEZA requirements, I psyched myself up for what I could learn from the training. What I didn’t expect was just how much I would end up learning. Here’s the gist of…
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Workforce Management
August 1, 2017

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

According to Investopedia, corporate social responsibility is a company’s initiative to assess and take responsibility for the company’s effects on environmental and social well being. Basically, these are efforts that go beyond what may be required by the regulators or environmental protection groups. These efforts usually do not provide an…
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Workforce Management
April 26, 2017

Living in the Digitized Era

Is there still a thing called “a real connection” nowadays? With communication just a click away, one would guess a face-to-face conversation is no longer needed. Let’s not fool ourselves by saying online communication is better, though. With the onset of technology, it seems that the world can't function without…
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Workforce Management
January 27, 2017

Change is Forever

They say that it's never too late to start something new, may it be in fashion, food, or even in our everyday routine. “Something new” connotes taking risks, not necessarily only the nerve-racking type, but also simply just taking a step out of your comfort zone. Can you recall the…
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Workforce Management
November 8, 2016

Handling Frustrations at the Workplace

For those who have been in the workforce for more than a year, it is safe to say that we’ve all been in one of “those” situations before. You know, when you’re “in the zone” and then someone disturbs you to tell you about their crappy day, when your boss…
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Workforce Management
August 12, 2016

Weather Woes

The sun comes and goes, but regular rain is here to stay — for a few months, at least. Although the Philippines only has two seasons every year, you can still put the heat and rain into a number of categories. September to January are usually the colder months (not…
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Workforce Management
May 5, 2016

From Hiring to Firing

Stage 1: Hiring Every employee, unless you’re the owner, has to go through the process of hiring and selection. This is the part where the applicant goes through several process of screening to determine if they are the right fit for the job. Applicants are screened according to the criteria…
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