MANILA, Philippines — House and internet-based jobs are among the many greatest profession alternate options for displaced abroad Filipino staff (OFWs) and people returning to the Philippines for good, the Division of Labor and Employment (DOLE) mentioned, citing a latest webinar it has carried out.
In a press release on Sunday, DOLE mentioned the webinar, which revolved across the matter “Pano maging OFW ng hindi lumalabas ng ‘Pinas?” (Easy methods to be OFW with out leaving the Philippines?), was carried out by its Institute for Labor Research (ILS) and the Philippine Abroad Labor Workplace (POLO) in Singapore for some 80 OFWs.
“Digital careers are various choices for many who misplaced their jobs on account of COVID-19 in addition to those that don’t wish to work away from their households,” Labor Attaché Saul De Vries mentioned.
He famous that the pandemic has induced the displacement of 1000’s of OFWs in Singapore and in different international locations.
In the meantime, ILS govt director Ahmma Charisma Satumba mentioned digital careers present huge alternatives for OFWs and different staff.
For her half, webinar useful resource speaker Ann Kristine Peñaredondo of the ILS additionally mentioned that “digital profession permits one to work on the consolation of house, earn completely different currencies and serve completely different companies.”
Nevertheless, she additionally identified that digital careers generally create misconceptions, doubts, and fears as they’re “novel” and haven’t been absolutely explored but by many individuals.
However whereas she admitted that digital careers are usually not for everybody, Peñaredondo additionally famous that lots of those that selected to enterprise into these careers have change into profitable.
Peñaredondo added that writers, accountants, bloggers, advertisers, bookkeepers, coders, software program engineers, illustrators, videographers, and lots of different expert professionals can likewise construct their digital careers in the event that they so want.
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