Ms. Ellen Ignacio, Administrative Officer of the Department, attended this year’s Personnel Officers Association of the Philippines, Inc. (POAP)’s Seminar on Advanced Human Resources Management Skills held last August 6-9, 2013 at the Royal Mandaya Hotel in Davao, City. Along with her were two other Administrative Officers of the College of Engineering, namely: Ms. Nanette Pelaez of the UP National Engineering Center and Ms. Gloria Tamayo of the Dean’s Office. Only three of them were the delegates from UP Diliman. The said seminar was funded by the Administrative Personnel & Fellowship Committee of UP Diliman, and their accommodation was funded by the U.P. Engineering Research and Foundation, Inc. (ERDFI).
The topics discussed were: Employee Counseling, Motivating Employees, Career Development, Human and Internal Employee Relations, Managing Organizational Change, and Discipline and Grievance Handling. Speakers were Ms. Virginia N. Bactad and Atty. Edelwina dG. Parungao, POAP President and Vice President respectively.
This was the third time that Ms. Ignacio attended a POAP training.