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An average Metro Manila resident, mostly working people travelling to and from their office, spends 1,000 hours a year in traffic and wastes as much as 28,000 hours of his economic life. Electricity and magnetism notes Wasted productivity hours amount to a monetary value that could be used for other things such as earning extra income or spending more time with the family.

Joey Tibayan-Bayan, a radio reporter laments that going to and from work is such a chore. Gaz 67 dakar She said, “You get all dressed up looking fresh and clean, when you get on the PUVs, you disembark sweaty tired and dejected. Gas and water The day has not even started yet!”

John Cueto, VP for Network and Technology, describes the Metro traffic as “tragic” because it wastes time and effort that results to low productivity. Electricity worksheets grade 6 “Mompreneur” Margaux Hemady Rañosa confessed that her mother and sister were forced to rent a place in Ortigas because of the exhaustion they get from traffic and waiting for transportation to go to work. Gas mask ark Ron Barbaza, a blogger, would sometimes allot 4 hours of travel time to go to event venues just to make sure he will not miss his gigs. Gas monkey monster truck body BPO Manager Shawn Andrei Summers sums up his frustrations in five words, “Heavy traffic jam stresses me.”

Gretchen Filart Dublin shared that traffic is one of those reasons why she shifted to full-time freelancing because it takes her 4 hours to travel from Bulacan to her previous office in Manila. Electricity lessons grade 6 April Salonga, a Management consultant declares traffic as “unbelievable” and getting worse because she now gets late even on weekends. Impact of electricity in the 1920s Rizza Garingo, who leads a field market survey team, would sometimes utter the word “hellish” when stuck in traffic that only makes him doubly tired at the end of the day. Gasket t 1995 Cheryl True, a researcher, seems to have given up in finding answers to the traffic problem and uttered, “Traffic is here to stay. Electricity synonyms It’s hopeless!”

The government has taken some initiatives in response to the worsening traffic situation and its effect especially to workers like implementing of a four-day work week scheme in some government offices and the DOLE Advisory No. Gastronomia y cia 4, Series of 2010 that includes flexible work arrangements.

The People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP), the premier organization of HR practitioners and people managers in the country with a membership of more than 1,800 corporate and individual members, conducted a survey in one of their recent monthly meeting attended by more than 200 members. Electricity and magnetism worksheets 4th grade The results showed that 81% of the respondents are in favor of a 4-day work week scheme. Electricity billy elliot karaoke with lyrics The companies also shared that they provide benefits to their employees to lessen the effect of traffic like flexible work schedule, free shuttle, work from home option and gas allowance.

PDI talked to working people from all walks of life and asked them for suggestions on how to lessen the traffic problems that we are currently facing. Gas 66 The following are their responses:

Ruth Dela Cruz, IT Consultant. Gas leak chicago Local companies should start implementing work from home option especially for positions which don’t require physical reporting in the office.

Cristal Maramag, Digital Officer. Arkla gas pay bill There should be more means of public transportation and the government needs to fix our roads especially in flood-prone areas which worsen the traffic.

Grace Bondad Nicolas, COO of a media and PR firm. 6 gases Carpooling is another solution we can consider aside from improving of our railway systems.

Raffy Pedrajita, Tech blogger. Electricity in the 1920s Every barangay should create a mass parking system for people who don’t have a garage. Electricity physics definition Limit car ownership per family or company and fire the current MMDA chair.

Enzo Luna, Blogger/ Photographer. Gas after eating If only we have a train system that works on time like in Japan then wasted time going to work or school will be eliminated. Electricity wikipedia simple english Adapting an effective system will help ease our public commuting.

John Michael Bueno, Computer Engineer. Electricity invented timeline Use waterways and additional layer of roads as options for more efficient public transportations. P gasket 300tdi People should see train ads in Singapore, it’s fun and educational.

Joveth Ong, Entrepreneur. Gas jet Traffic management should start with LTO, LTFRB and MMDA. Electricity notes physics What are those colorum vehicles doing on the streets? For me that’s the basic and that’s the easiest way to manage the traffic.

Abdel Sabdani, Corporate Communication and Marketing Manager. Hp gas online login Companies should be mandated to have vehicles that can pick-up and drop-off employees on designated points.

Yenan Glorioso, Project Development Officer. Grade 6 electricity Centralized transport systemis one solution. Electricity word search pdf Increase the registration of vehicles 500 folds to discouraged car ownership.

Saj Kamid, Research and Extension Specialist. Electricity generation Bus rapid transit should be considered as another mass transport mode. Gas in oil lawn mower Re-educating the pedestrians on proper crossing, when to cross, how to use pedestrian facilities should also be considered.

Agustin John Cabredo, Government employee. Ortega y gasset obras completas I moved near my office and I ride my bicycle to go to work every day. Static electricity in water It’s environment-friendly, cheap and good for the health.

Adrian Marco, Programming and Production Manager. Electricity and circuits class 6 cbse President Duterte should reprimand all “underperforming” local government officials: mayors, vice mayors and governors. Mp electricity bill payment online jabalpur Manila and Pasay are good case studies.

David D’Angelo, Event Organizer. Gas 47 cents Enact a congestion fee system where private vehicles will be charged per hour for using major roads which are deemed congested. Electricity and circuits physics Improve traffic lights and electronic system and remove incompetent traffic enforcers.

Whether we like it or not, the current traffic situation in Metro Manila will be something that we will be seeing for the years to come unless a miracle of a solution will pop out soon. Gas vs electric water heater savings While we are waiting for the antidote that will bring a lasting improvement to our roads, maybe we can still smile a little in the midst of a traffic jam and spread good vibes to our fellow motorist instead of pouting or worse, be involved in a road rage.

Or maybe we can consider the clever traffic-buster from working mom Mary Jane Dionela, who recently migrated from Pasig City to Davao City, who suggested, “Zipline please!”

Richard Mamuyac is the Communications Specialist of the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP), the premier organization of HR practitioners and people managers in the country. Gas vs electric oven efficiency PMAP is inviting everyone to be part of the 53nd PMAP Annual Conference scheduled on October 19 to 21, 2016 at the Philippine International Convention Center, with the theme “#tHRive” which stands for Total HR Innovation, Velocity, Endurance, Execution and Excellence. Gas in dogs symptoms For more news and updates from PMAP, you may call 7261532, email, visit or like