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Social enterprise: Entrepreneurship with a social impact
Since 2010, promoting entrepreneurship and self-employment has been a key element of the EU’s Europe 2020 strategy for achieving smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
Can living abroad boost your self-awareness?
According to the Oxford Dictionary, self-awareness can be defined as the ‘conscious knowledge of one’s own character and feelings’. It’s our ability to define who we are as people, understand our values and know what we want from life.
EURES Slovakia and Deutsche Post partnership leads to work for Slovak 15 students in Germany
Summer is an ideal opportunity for many students to not only relax, but also improve their financial situation by finding a seasonal job. In the summer of 2018, thanks to cooperation between EURES Slovakia and German company Deutsche Post, 15 students from Slovakia had the chance to work as postal workers. One of them was 18-year-old Kristian.
Working in tourism: What’s in it for me?
Europe is the most popular holiday destination in the world, welcoming more than 670 million visitors in 2017. The tourism industry provides jobs for 12 million EU citizens and offers a variety of exciting long-term career opportunities for those who want to put their education and skills to the test in different settings. So what are you waiting for?
Your first EURES job helps young Italian to find work – and herself – in Portugal
Federica Passanante comes from the island of Sicily, which – like much of Southern Italy – continues to have a high unemployment rate a decade on from the global financial crisis
Running or starting a small business? Here’s how EURES can help
Do you have under 250 employees? Is your annual turnover less than EUR 50 million? If so, you’re considered a small and medium-sized enterprise (SME). Whether you’re already operating or just setting up, EURES can help to simplify the steps.
Be your own boss: Entrepreneurship and the EU
One of the ways in which the European Commission fights unemployment is by supporting entrepreneurs and the self-employed. Here’s how.
New one-stop shop for personal career advice opens in Brussels
A new educational and vocational guidance service in Brussels provides a one-stop shop for students, jobseekers and workers who are looking to find work or retrain.
Hotel in Germany fills urgent vacancies with the help of EURES
For businesses in tourism and hospitality, it’s more important than ever to find staff from abroad to fill vacancies. However, small and medium-sized enterprises don’t always have the resources or networks at their disposal to handle international recruitment.
Europe offers tourism job opportunities all year round
Are you looking for a job? Do you want to travel and discover new places? Then the tourism/hospitality sector just might be for you! But where are the best places to work, and can you find jobs any time of year?
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