Discover more about Filipino staff.
Filipino staff make excellent employees for a range of reasons:
- The Philippines was an American colony for 50 years and as a result they are very “western” in attitude and approach
- 94% English literacy
- The third largest university graduate pool in the world with nearly 500,000 graduates annually and a broad range of education
- They have been working for western businesses for nearly 30 years
- Filipinos are very loyal and hard working
- Family is extremely important to Filipinos and it is common for them to treat their work colleagues as a second family valuing these work relationships almost as importantly as their actual family