How to recruit effectively with EURES during the pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected working environments around the world, which has changed how businesses recruit. Read our top five tips to continue to recruit in this challenging environment.
How EURES can help you recruit new hires in Europe
In a rapidly changing world, employers may need to look further afield to attract the best employees. COVID-19 may have changed the world of work, but there are still thousands of jobseekers across Europe, and EURES can help you find the best recruits for your business.
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.
The future of work: ICT professionals
The Skills Forecast from Cedefop allows us to imagine how the world of work might look in 10 years’ time by forecasting future employment trends. In our new series of articles, we look at the potential challenges and changes facing certain professions between now and 2030.
Six advantages of having staff who work from home
COVID-19 has forced many employers to allow their staff to work from home. But what started as a necessity is now becoming a preferred model of working across Europe. Here are some of the reasons why remote working is becoming so popular.
Top priorities for employers in a post-COVID-19 world
With life slowly returning to normal, it’s essential for employers to identify and address the top priorities for their businesses. Here are some of the main priorities we think businesses should consider when operating in the ‘new normal’.
#EU4FairWork competition for workers and employers now open!
Are you a worker or employer? The European Platform tackling undeclared work and the European Labour Authority (ELA) have launched the #EU4FairWork social media competition. We want to hear your stories about working declared and what declared work means for you.
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.
8 essential skills to succeed in a post-COVID-19 world
Researchers speculate how the world will change after the COVID-19 pandemic, but most of them agree that workplaces won’t be the same as before. Here are eight skills that we expect to be essential for workers and businesses in a post-coronavirus world.
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