8 months Consider rehiring retirees, Ejercito urges companies MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito has urged private companies to consider hiring retired workers who are still physically and mentally fit to work. Senator JV Ejercito (Tony Pionilla / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Ejercito said private firms should be amenable to allot a certain percentage of their manpower requirement for retirees who are still capable of working full time. The senator noted that retirees—who are mostly senior citizens—possess vast experience, technical know-how, and expertise in their respective fields. “They acquired these through long years of working hard. If they are willing to work, with a healthy mind ... more