BPO firms sponsor job fair in Manila

A number of business process outsourcing companies are sponsoring the Philippine Star Career Guide job fair that will be held on 25-26 October at the Robinson Galleria in Metro Manila. Among the sponsoring BPO companies are Alorica Philippines, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Sitel Philippines, Telus International, and Teledevelopment. The job fair will be the sixth leg for PhilStar Career Guide. The fifth leg was held at the Trinoma Activity center last 19-20 September. Hundreds of job applicants are expected to gather at the two-day job fair, which will be attended by several BPO companies, organizers said. The job fair is also supported by government agencies and organizations.