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Using your LinkedIn profile to successfully target employers
At least 75% of jobs get filled through personal referrals, social media and recruiters’ personal networks, so don’t underestimate the importance of a strong LinkedIn profile. Your profile is the first thing employers will look at before they contact you, so here are some tips to ensure you use the platform successfully:
E-learning course ‘makes it work’ in Denmark
The EURES Denmark team has created an e-learning course to help jobseekers find work in the Scandinavian country.
Croatian handyman finds career as an engineer in Germany thanks to Your first EURES Job
Goran Marinovic’s route into precision engineering was not a typical one. In his native Croatia, he drifted between various different jobs – as a plumber, a salesman, a promoter, and even leading workshops at an aquarium.
EURES Sweden helps jobseekers craft CVs specific to Swedish job market
Have you ever thought about living and working in Sweden? The country boasts some of the most progressive workers’ rights, has many family-focused policies, an innovative industry, and a healthy work-life balance.
10 ways to stand out on LinkedIn
Showcasing your strengths and being smart about what to highlight are key to an eye-catching LinkedIn profile. Here are ten tips to help you stand out:
How to write an achievements-focused CV
Don’t allow your CV to become a boring list of responsibilities and duties. Highlight your achievements and show recruiters how you can get results.
Start-up success stories in Europe: across the decades
Siemens, Lego, Gucci, Virgin and Skype are all world-leading brands. Collectively they employ thousands of people, operate in hundreds of countries and enjoy huge profits.
Germany needed care sector workers… so Cristina got on a plane
Spanish nursing assistant Cristina Cañadas Pequin had to find work fast. Her temporary contract had just ended and local opportunities were scarce. By applying for an apprenticeship in Germany through the Your first EURES Job (YfEJ) scheme, she finally found the position she had been looking for.
The right CV for the right job, thanks to EURES Italy
EURES Italy is arming young jobseekers with the tools to help them take their first steps towards an international career.
EURES collaboration fills scientific skills gap in Malta
A Maltese pharmaceutical company facing a shortage of qualified lab technicians has found 10 new employees from Italy and Spain, thanks to EURES.
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