Digital Jobs in the Barrio: Leveraging IT-BPO for Inclusive Development through Impact Sourcing

Technology proves to be a vital tool for development across the world. Recent technological advancements and innovations have actually offered a strong potential to accelerate economic growth and advance social progress, especially in developing regions and countries. More remarkably, technology has given rise to digital economies where means of production and standards of living are continue reading

ILS in HR symposium on “Shaping Change”

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) participated in the 2017 Public Sector HR Symposium organized by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) held on 4-6 July 2017 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City. With the theme, “Shaping Change,” the event highlighted global trends and best practices on human resource (HR) management and organization continue reading

ILS launches the Luna Lecture Series and Design Thinking Olympics

Manila, Philippines – In celebration of the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) 30th founding anniversary, the “Luna Lecture Series” and Design Thinking Olympics were formally launched last July 25 at the iLearn Conference Room, DOLE, Intramuros, Manila. Designed as a forum event, the “Luna Lecture Series,” will be conducted in partnership with various universities and continue reading

ILS celebrates its 30th founding anniversary

Manila, Philippines – “For this occasion, you have succinctly suggested the need for ‘masusi, makbago, at makabuluhang pananaliksik.’ This is at the very least, an appropriate theme on account of the enormous tasks that the Department must undertake. I expect no less than the best from the men and women of the ILS to accomplish continue reading