Trabaho, Negosyo, Kabuhayan (TNK) Job Fair in Pasay City a Huge Success

Thousands of job seekers from all over the Metro gathered at the Cuneta Astrodome, Pasay City for the Trabaho, Negosyo, Kabuhayan (TNK) Job Fair!

Fresh graduates, career shifters, and even passive job seekers had a field day checking out and applying to over 15,000 jobs available.

DZXL Radyo Trabaho and in partnership with PESO Pasay City and the Office of the City Mayor pooled together their resources to mount the event.

The job fair also coincided with DOLE’s 86th Anniversary and Pasay City’s 156th Foundation Day.

Over 100 establishments from various industries such as in construction, wholesale retail & trade, health, beauty & wellness; hotel & restaurant participated in the event.

The most locally in-demand job postings are carpenters, steelman, laborers, gaming associates, janitors, healthcare associates, masons, sales assistants, cashiers, service crews, painters, pharmacists, promodisers, welders, and baggers.

Overseas employment opportunities were also available for nurses, kitchen helpers, engineers, carpenters, heavy equipment operators, restaurant workers, hairstylists, administrators, and supervisors in countries such as Brunei, Japan, Kuwait, New Zealand, Qatar, Russia, and Taiwan.

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) also provided learning sessions on simple bookkeeping, records management, customer relations, and selling techniques while the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) conducted skills demonstration.

Sutherland Global’s resource person also conducted a short training for prospective applicants on how to project themselves during an interview.

Government agencies such as the Social Security System (SSS), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), National Bureau of Investigations (NBI), Philhealth, Pag-IBIG, and Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) provided on-site pre-employment services for job seekers.

DOLE services such as OFW Reintegration Assistance, Livelihood Counselling and legal services were also offered during the TNK Job Fair.
As always, we’ve taken snaps of lucky job seekers who were HIRED on the spot!



Your Personality Type Based on Your COFFEE MUG

Coffee mugs might seem an inconsequential fixture in your life, but they tell quite a lot about you. Believe it or not, how you drink your coffee and where you drink it separates you from one kind of demographic to the next.

The following are the 6 types of personalities according to their choice of mugs. Continue reading “Your Personality Type Based on Your COFFEE MUG”

Five Valuable Life Lessons Every Millennials Should Learn

Whether we like it or not, today’s millennials have given the word “competitive” a brand new meaning. Their drive to stay on stop has them literally control every aspect of our lives – from what we eat down to the things we talk about in different social media platforms. There is no denying millennials are the kings and queens of this generation.

The pressure to excel can become too overwhelming and millennials often find themselves feeling dejected, stressed out, and unable to will to finish what they’ve started.  There is more to life than constantly being in a fierce competition either with yourself or with another person.  Here are valuable life lessons every millennials should learn so they can learn to slow down, relax, and appreciate life more. Continue reading “Five Valuable Life Lessons Every Millennials Should Learn”

February 28, March 2, 7, 8, 17, 21 and 24, 2017 Declared Special Holiday in Select Areas

Malacañang Palace has declared February 28, March 2,7,8,17, 21 and 24, 2017 as special non-working holiday in selected areas for the celebration of important events.

Acting Executive Secretary Menardo I. Guevarra through the authority of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed proclamations No. 152-160, declaring special non-working day in Escalante City in Negros Occidental, La Union, Samal City, Basilan, Tayug in Pangasinan, Calapan City in Oriental Mindoro, Tangub City, Compostela Valley and Tabaco City in Albay.

Proclamation No. 152: Escalante City, Negros Occidental will celebrate Charter Day on Tuesday, February 28.

Proclamation No. 153: Celebration of the 167th Founding Anniversary of La Union Province on Thursday, March 2.

Proclamation No. 154: Celebration of the Charter Anniversary of the Island Garden City of Samal on Tuesday, March 7.

Proclamation No. 155: Celebration of the 43rd Founding Anniversary of the Province of Basilan on Tuesday, March 7.

Proclamation No. 156: Founding Anniversary of the Municipality of Tayug, Pangasinan on Friday, March 17.

Proclamation No. 157: Celebration of the 19th Founding Anniversary of the City of Calapan, Oriental Mindoro on Tuesday, March 21.

Proclamation No. 158: Celebration of the Charter Day in the City of Tangub on Tuesday, February 28.

Proclamation No. 159: Celebration of 19th Foundation Anniversary and the 10th Bulawan Festival of the Province of Compostela Valley on Wednesday, March 8.

Proclamation No. 160: Celebration of the Foundation Anniversary of the City of Tabaco, Province of Albay on Friday, March 24.

OTHER SPECIAL HOLIDAYS PER REPUBLIC ACT (waiting for official proclamation this year):

Republic Act No. 9191: March 1 of every year is hereby declared a special non-working holiday in the City of Muntinlupa to be known as “Muntinlupa City Charter Day” in order to commemorate the Charter Anniversary of the said city.

Republic Act No. 7551: March 16 of every year as “Araw ng Davao,” a special non-working public holiday in Davao City

Republic Act No. 7679: An act declaring March 27 (Monday this 2017) of every year a special non-working public holiday in San Juan City to commemorate the anniversary and formation as an independent municipality by virtue of Philippine Commission Act No. 1625.