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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.
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.
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.
Four ways studying abroad could enhance your career
Studying abroad is a great way to immerse yourself in new cultures, learn new languages and meet new people. But it can also really benefit your career in the short- and long-term. How? We’ve summarised some of the main points below.
Preparing for the future of skills
Technological advances such as automation, artificial intelligence and robotics are having a profound impact on the workplaces of today and the future. Skills needs are changing, and both the EU and national governments have responded with a wide range of initiatives. But what do workers themselves think about the situation?
Top tips for boosting your business
EURES has been providing support and advice to businesses and organisations across Europe for the last 25 years. In this article, we’ve pulled together our top tips in the areas of the workplace, websites and social media.
Top 10 articles of 2019
It’s been another busy and successful year, so we thought it was time to take a moment to pause and reflect on the most popular articles of the last 12 months. Let the countdown begin!
Five design tips for your resume
A great resume is key to unlocking new professional opportunities. It’s as much about design as it is about content – first impressions count, after all. This article will provide some helpful tips for designing the perfect resume!
From application to acceptance: Top tips for securing a job
Cover letter, CV, interview… there’s a lot to think about when applying for a job. EURES has been helping jobseekers to navigate this process for 25 years and the following article summarises our advice in some of the key areas.
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