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EU launches new programme to support European SMEs
On 10 March, the EU launched MobiliseSME – a new programme for SMEs. The programme hosted a webinar as part of the launch to explain how businesses can benefit from participating. Read on to find out more about the programme and how to benefit.
Five inspiring stories from the Reactivate photo competition
Since its launch in 2016, the Reactivate initiative has helped over 750 people find a job or traineeship in the EU. To put a face to the statistics, the Reactivate team announced a photo competition before the pandemic, inviting people to share their experience with the job mobility scheme.
Finding employment in Ireland with EURES: The stories of two Finns
Julia Maanawadu, 25, and Tuomas Lahtinen, 18, are two Finns who found an employment opportunity in Ireland before the pandemic, thanks to a collaboration between EURES Finland and EURES Ireland. During their time on the green island, they gained valuable professional skills, unforgettable experiences, and new friendships.
Four tips for writing a CV when you have limited experience
When you have limited experience, it can be hard to know what to put in your CV. Luckily, experience is not everything. Read our top four tips to help you get from an application form to an interview!
Tips for finding jobs abroad during the COVID-19 restrictions
Now is an unusual time to be job seeking, as we continue to see widespread remote working and travel restrictions due to COVID-19. However, employers across Europe are still hiring and there are many ways you can optimise your searches to find the job for you.
How to relocate for a job safely in COVID-19 times
Relocating for a job can be a difficult process at any time, and the COVID-19 pandemic has not made it any easier. Now, more than ever, we need to do our research before packing our bags. Here are our top four tips to relocate for a job safely during COVID-19 times.
Five things to consider when travelling during COVID-19 times
As Europe continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, it may be difficult to know if, how, when and where you can travel. To make planning your next trip a little easier, we have put together a list of five key things to consider before you travel.
New Europass platform is out! Communicating your skills, qualifications and experience now easier than ever
For over a decade, Europass has helped millions of Europeans create their CVs and present their professional experience to potential employers. On 1 July, the European Commission launched the new and improved Europass platform. It offers jobseekers, learners and workers a set of useful tools to help them manage every step of their career and learning.
Want to travel safely to another EU country? New interactive tool tells you what you need to know
As Europe begins to re-open following the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s hard to know where and when you can travel. To make planning your next trip easier, the EU has created a new online tool to keep you up-to-date on the latest travel advice.
University of Teramo career day shares the benefits of youth mobility
EURES recently teamed up with the PES of Italy’s Abruzzo region to host a career day at the University of Teramo. The event took place on 7 November, and was aimed at students and graduates.
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