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Night shift or Day Shift?

Shifting is an employment practice used to schedule employees in order to ensure that company operates and provide service 24 hours of the clock each day. It is a common practice in the call center industry whose clients are in other parts of …

Risks of Working Night Shift

With the boom of the call center and BPO industry in the Philippines, millions of Filipinos work a permanent night shift or regularly rotate in and out of night shifts. This work routine exposes them to the risk of working night shifts including …

How to file a Complaint in DOLE?

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is the government agency that generally regulates all issues, matters and policies related to labor and employment. When filing a complaint relating to labor, there is a particular agency under DOLE that especially handles complaints. This is …

Computation for Tax Refund

People normally pay for their withholding tax and the necessary deductions are being computed by the accounting department of a given company. There is a table that serves as a guide to employers on how much should be deducted from their employee’s actual …

Sutherland Global Services

Envisioning itself to be the top most and number one Technology Enabled provider and BPO partner with is mission to maximize customer value and enhance competitiveness by improving productivity and efficiency, Sutherland Global Services is an international company that provides fully integrated standardized …

Home Based Call Center

A Home based call center is a call center company that employs agents who provide call center services at the comfort of their home. This means that the hired customer agents or personnel need not come to the office to work but stays …

Call Center Regular Employee

The term “regular” is a classification of employment according to one’s tenure often contrasted against casual employee. According to the Labor Code of the Philippines, an employee is regular if one is has rendered at least one year of service, whether continuous or …

Does Job Security Still Exist?

Years ago, our parents and grandparents found stable jobs, worked continuously for 20 or so years, and retired at the ripe old age of 60. Employees only needed to work diligently and they were assured of tenure. Meanwhile, employers didn’t have to worry …

Hazard Pay in the Philippines

Hazard pay is a compensation given to employees whose work is hazardous or dangerous in nature or report for work in stations or areas where conditions are dangerous such if there is war or active hostilities. In the Philippines, hazard pay is provided …