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What You Need To Know When Preparing For A Job Application | New times

Navigating the job market can be difficult, especially for recent graduates, as most of them lack access to and experience with the chain job application process. Applying for a job goes beyond having the right resume and cover letter. This involves navigating the dynamics of the workforce for a successful job search. Here are some […]

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Investigation into ‘discriminatory’ email sent to woman after applying for NHS job

An investigation is underway after a woman applying for a job received an offensive email from an NHS recruiter. The woman’s daughter took to social media after her mother received the response via email, which was signed by a nurse practitioner, and read: “Another but again Nigerian x “. The girl, who goes by the […]

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No ‘palakasan’ in BIR’s online application system – Manila Bulletin

New / national / No ‘palakasan’ in the BIR online application system No ‘palakasan’ in the BIR online application system The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is now accepting applications online, which is another change brought on by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. (Photo by Glenn Carstens Peters / Unsplash) Lawyers, chartered accountants and other […]

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Prohibition on disclosing age in the job application process

Dear PAO, I am in my fifties and am currently looking for a job. I’m just wondering if companies can require me to declare my age or date of birth in my application process. Nino Dear Nino, The law which concerns you is article 4 (a) (2) of the Law of the Republic (RA). 10911, […]

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Poe wants seniors to get ‘digital’ jobs from home during pandemic

Elderly residents receive the Astrazeneca vaccine at Barangay 672 Zone 73 in Paco, Manila on March 28, 2021 when the local government elderly vaccination begins.RICHARD A. REYES / INVESTIGATOR MANILA, Philippines — Senator Grace Poe on Saturday called for an increase in livelihood programs for the elderly to protect the aging population from the COVID-19 […]

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Tanzania: National Identity Requirement for Riles MP Job Application

NKENGE MP Florent Kyombo called on the National Assembly to suspend the work of the House to debate the requirement for Tanzanians applying for vacancies to have the National Identification Number (NIN) of the National Identification Authority (NIDA), stating it was denying them their rights. Immediately after the question-and-answer session, the MP rose to seek […]

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Appen Job Application asked black woman to select skin tone

An Artificial Intelligence (AI) company under fire from critics after a job seeker tweeted a screenshot showing he was asked to list her skin tone when applying. Charné Graham, a digital and social media marketer, told the Daily Dot that she lost her job last March due to the pandemic. She has been looking for […]