In an online meeting held last April 27 via Zoom, Batangas PESOs looked back on their 1st quarter accomplishments.
For the said period, 10,973 applicants have been referred to employers; 10, 372 of them have been successfully hired. Batangas PESOs have conducted 42 career-guidance activities benefitting 1,786 students and parents, and 76 employment-coaching activities with 2,663 applicants as participants. They have also reached 16,961 individuals through dissemination of labor market information.
“Nakakatuwa na even at this early part of the year, we are already on track. You are really rising up above the situation. At nagpapasalamat kami na mga taga-DOLE sa inyo,” Dir. Predelma M. Tan told the 35 Batangas PESO managers present.
Part also of the highlights of the 1st quarter are the following activities participated by Batangas PESOs:
Planning of 2021 PESO Activities (January 19, 2021)
Brainstorming Session Between DOLE and UB (February 10, 2021)
Meeting with HR Managers of FPIP (February 26, 2021)
Secretary’s Visit to Bauan, San Pascual and Lipa (March 2, 2021)
Employment Services Training Plus (March 3 to 4, 2021)
Academe-Industry (Petro-Chem) Dialogue (March 24, 2021)
Episodes 3 to 5 of Be the Best: Bida ang The Best (with combined reach of 425,492 individuals)
“Excited ako personally sa susunod na quarter. As our kick-off, we are launching www.pursigeh.com which will greatly help many students, job seekers, workers and employers,” Dir. Tan said.
“Pursigeh: A Success Community” was launched last May 10. It was fully funded by Batangas PESOs.