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8 tips for young entrepreneurs
Being an entrepreneur means being your own boss, making all the decisions and pursuing something you feel passionate about. But it can also mean a lot of hard work, particularly when you’re just starting out. To give you a helping hand, here are our 8 top tips for young entrepreneurs.
Finland: A land of dramatic landscapes, rich culture and exciting employment opportunities!
Ever thought about living and working in Finland? We caught up with EURES Adviser Hannele Soirila to find out more about what this beautiful country can offer, what support EURES provides and a recent – and spookily unique – recruitment event that she and her colleagues organised.
Exhibition explores the realities of working in the EU
What does the European workplace look like today? Where are we in terms of equal opportunities? What about fair working conditions? These are all questions that a striking online exhibition from the European Commission, in partnership with European artists, is seeking to explore.
How does your birthplace affect your workplace?
We can’t choose where we’re born or what countries our parents come from. So it’s interesting to consider how these two factors might influence our future careers. The latest policy brief from Eurofound addresses this very issue.
Supporting jobseekers to find careers in their country of choice
Through the support of a project called the Jobseekers Club, 12 jobseekers from the Netherlands and France had the opportunity to take part in workshops that prepared them for working and living abroad.
EURES helps Croatian university graduate build career abroad
When Veno Bojanovsky decided he wanted to broaden his horizons, he contacted EURES who helped him make plans to experience a different culture while developing his career prospects.
Meeting Point Jobs Fair in Pordenone Gave Job Opportunities to Jobseekers from Denmark, Malta and Sweden
On November 6 and 7 2019, the 12th Meeting Point job fair took place in Pordenone, Italy. This event focused on training and work orientation.
Is this the key to European mobility? – Denmark’s strategy focuses on family focused opportunities
Moving to another European Member State to find work is becoming increasingly common thanks in part to the opportunities presented by the EURES network. However, typically, a career move is driven by one person’s desire to find a better job. Lesser emphasis is placed on the opportunities for spouses and other partners.
The important role of trust in delivering effective career support
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of EURES, the network is showcasing its continuous growth and achievements. In all her years working with EURES, Martina Vidaković has been building relationships with both jobseekers and employers in Croatia. She explains the important role trust has played in allowing them to continue offering high-quality service.
Vocational education and training in a nutshell
As a young jobseeker, aspiring apprentice or potential employer, you’ve probably come across the term ‘VET’ before. It’s a popular acronym within the world of employment, but what does it actually mean for young people and businesses? In honour of EURES’ 25th birthday, we’re going to answer that question.
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