Celebrating Culture and Opportunities: i12WRK joins Filipino Community Fiesta for More Inclusive, Diverse Talents

Celebrating Culture and Opportunities: i12WRK joins Filipino Community Fiesta for More Inclusive, Diverse Talents

Joining hands with the Filipinos in the promotion of a more multicultural and dynamic roster of talents in the job market

One of the features of a dynamic workforce is inclusivity, the joining of talents regardless of ethnicity for a strong and dynamic labor sector. The UAE is one of the places in the world where this is evident as proven by the joining of various ethnicities that make up its exciting and inclusive socioeconomic workforce.

i12WRK, took part in this celebration of culture in the Barrio Fiesta Dubai 2022 held at Zabeel Park Gate 5, December 3, 2022. Some representatives of i12WRK team engaged with their kababayan (fellow Filipinos) and other nationalities who took part in the festival.

The i12WRK team introduced the services the job portal offers to the multicultural talents who visited the booth in the fiesta. They educated the participants on how to explore the free-to-access i12WRK mobile application to look up available geo-located positions in the country. This provides the interested talents to option to consider positions that offer better career development and financial opportunities.

According to a 2019 study, a large percentage of the Filipino talents work in five key sectors, namely, engineering and construction, tourism and hospitality, customer service, health and medical fields, and marketing and advertising. Some of them serve mid-senior manager levels, associate/supervisory levels, and entry levels.

These results on representation across industries and assuming key roles show the significance of the Filipino community in the workforce of the country, hence, the relevance of engaging them for progressive job market.

The participation of i12WRK in the Barrio Fiesta Dubai 2022 is an addition to the many ventures of the job portal to reach more potential partners and talents for a dynamic and inclusive job market.

The Barrio Fiesta Dubai is an annual celebration among Filipinos living in the UAE to gather and have a good time for a day filled with music, food, festivity, and other activities.