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Getting a Job in the Philippines

Getting a Job in the Philippines

For the aspiring expat, it’s not always easy to get a job in the Philippines. On one hand, the country boasts robust economic growth rates, despite various economic and financial crises worldwide. In 2012, the GDP showed an increase of 6%, and predictions for this year range from another 5% to as much as 7%.(…)

working through oDesk in the Philippines

When you are an Expat in the Philippines, just like me, and have a small budget, you are not able to do the things you maybe like to do. Going out for dinner, buy a new computer, or other things you don’t have the budget for. You might think: I can find a job easily(…)

making a living in the Philippines

making a living in the Philippines

Often I receive emails and questions in my posts about how to make a living in the Philippines for expats and other foreigners. There are many ways to earn a living, but the salaries are not always high enough for foreigners to live the lifestyle they are used to have in their home country. The(…)

foreign jeepney drivers in the Philippines

foreign jeepney drivers in the Philippines

Tory and Jason, two young Americans living in the Philippines decided to do something different. They were young missionaries for some years and now ordinary members of their church. Plenty of time left do something different. They decided to do a ‘job in the PI’ experiment. For that they have decided to work as Filipinos(…)