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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.
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.
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.
Working abroad: What’s in it for me?
One of the great things about being an EU citizen is that you have the freedom to move to any other Member State to work or study. It’s an attractive prospect and one that thousands of young people take advantage of every year. In honour of EURES’s 25th birthday, we’ve shared our thoughts on the benefits of working abroad and how you should prepare for the adventure.
How to handle negative feedback in the workplace
It’s never easy to receive criticism at work, even if it’s constructive. However, while it might be hard to hear, criticism will ultimately help you to improve. Here are our top tips for dealing with criticism at work in a positive way.
6 tips for getting the most out of a training course, internship or apprenticeship
Short-term positions that offer on-the-job training are becoming increasingly popular avenues for entering the world of work. A successful internship, traineeship or apprenticeship can go a long way towards helping you to secure your desired job role. Here, we give you some useful tips to ensure you get the most possible out of yours.
Career mentoring: Supporting the workforce of tomorrow
Going from full-time student to full-time employee is never an easy step. Whether you’re coming from school, university or a vocational path, entering the world of work can be a difficult transition – but one that great support can help you to overcome. We caught up with Paul Kitchen, a career mentor at the University of Nottingham, to find out more about the advice he offers the workforce of tomorrow.
How to create the perfect LinkedIn profile
LinkedIn is regularly used by 90% of recruiters and now has over 610 million members, making it the perfect place to search for jobs and career contacts. In this article, we’ll give you some tips for creating the complete LinkedIn profile.
7 signs that you could be an entrepreneur at heart
Entrepreneurs can be any size, age, gender or nationality, but the most successful share certain characteristics. In this article, we explore these characteristics and help you to identify whether you’re an entrepreneur at heart.
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