DOLE Meets with Private Sector Companies to Explore Partnerships on LMI
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) conducted meeting with partners from the private sector companies to discuss potential partnership on 22 July 2014 at Midas Hotel in Pasay City.
Through the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE), DOLE together with the SFI Group of Companies, Career Hub Network Corporation, JobStreet Select Inc., and Quantum X, Inc. have come up with common agreements related to expansion of access to career guidance and improvement of Phil-Job.Net for a more responsive LMI system.
As part of their corporate social responsibilities and human resource development agendas, private sector companies expressed their interest to partner with DOLE in promoting employment opportunities for jobseekers and facilitating employers’ search for qualified manpower.
“The terms of partnership agreements focus on improving the Enhanced Phil-JobNet (E-PJN) system and expanding access to career guidance as well as labor market information”, Secretary Baldoz said as she opened the meeting.
The agenda was set by BLE Director Dominique R. Tutay and followed by presentations of proposed partnerships with DOLE.
“As partner organizations of the DOLE in providing the best career and employment opportunities for jobseekers and facilitating the search for qualified manpower of employers through the E-PJN, said companies are to have strategically located spots and hyperlinks in the E-PJN’s Partners’ Page” BLE Director Tutay said. “The companies are as well to provide DOLE and E-PJN spot and location in their respective websites,” she added.
The DOLE and the companies shall enjoy non-exclusive and non-transferrable privileges of using each other’s logo in providing advocacy and IEC materials that are developed for each other’s clients, as well as sharing relevant LMI and career resources.
A Signing Ceremony of the MOU will be held on 29 August 2014, at the OSEC Conference Room.