Tag Archives: employment

Healthcare, retail lead growth in online hiring

(Source: Sunstar | December 30, 2018) The Philippines saw a 25 percent year-on-year growth on online recruitment activity between October 2017 and 2018, based on the latest Monster Employment Index (MEI) by Monster.com, an online career and recruitment resource. “Eleven out of 12 industries recorded double-digit growth in online recruitment, led by healthcare and retail with 41 percent and 39 ...

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IKEA to open stores in Philippines, looking for designer

(Source: ABS-CBN News | February 21, 2018) Swedish furniture-maker IKEA will open stores in the Philippines after it found a local partner, a spokesman for its worldwide franchisor said. Inter IKEA Systems B.V. has awarded the franchise right in the Philippines to a company called Ikano, according to its spokesperson, Josefin Thorell. Singapore-based IKEA Southeast Asia also posted a job ...

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Monster.com: Jobs remain at risk from AI, automation

(Source: Business Mirror | November 2, 2017) While online hiring in the Philippines picked up in September, Monster.com warned Filipinos that jobs are still at risk from the effects of artificial intelligence (AI) and automation. The Philippines recorded a 4-percent annual growth in online hiring in September 2017 on the back of a 21-percent increase in Internet hiring in the ...

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