Friday, May 22, 2015

Pakitang Tao: The Civil Game

Filipinos are famous for being conscientious employees when in other countries, but when it comes to working here in the Philippines, we usually have a darker side – and it ties into a somewhat disturbing cultural trait, the pakitang tao. There are good and bad sides to this cultural habit, and it’s important to know how it can even make some social interactions smoother.

Read more at the Philippine Online Chronicles.

Photos (from
“slack,” by Tim Patterson