Managing Communication When Working Overseas

Working overseas can be a fantastic opportunity for millions of people. However, they can sometimes feel scared, alone, or detached from their families and friends while they are gone. Managing communication when time zones are different is challenging, even when you are in the same country. When that distance is multiplied significantly, it can feel

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Hiring Foreign Domestic Driver in Hong Kong

Why should you have a driver at all? People hire drivers as they don’t get sufficient time themselves to complete every transportation requirement for the members of their family, be it children or elderly members who need the car to go somewhere. You, yourself may not be comfortable driving your car as it may be tedious

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Temporary Change for Direct Hire in Hong Kong

The entire world was under the attack of Coronavirus. Eyeing the danger and the fewer number of employees present in the offices, Philippine Overseas Labor Office made some temporary changes in the services of domestic helpers. We are happy to tell you that the processing of visas of the domestic helpers is back to normal. Finished

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Annual leave for Helper in Hong Kong

Do you have questions on annual leave for helper? Are you sure to enforce the Employment Ordinance in Hong Kong? What are the differences between Annual leave, Statutory holidays and Rest Days? To assist both employers and employees in better understanding, HelperPlace prepared a brief summary of the most important rights and obligations. In Hong Kong, domestic helpers are entitled to the

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Benefits of Hiring a Second Domestic Helper

Are you a working mother who also looks after the family and does household chores? Although this might look like a healthy lifestyle it gets quite tiring after some time. Women have been moving into this “working platform” to not only become independent but also support their family financially. Statistics show that almost 50 percent

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