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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.
Tips for adapting your job search post COVID-19
The COVID-19 crisis has brought major change to our lives. Changes to the way we work, exercise, eat, travel, shop – even the way we socialise with one another (Zoom meet-up, anyone?).
How businesses are adapting to the crisis and preparing for a future after COVID-19
Across Europe and around the world, businesses have needed to find innovative solutions in response to COVID-19.
Top 8 online collaboration tools for remote teams
Working remotely has its benefits. You don’t spend any time travelling to the office and you get to wear your most comfortable clothes. But if you are working from home during the pandemic, you might be finding it difficult to collaborate with your colleagues or keep track of everyone’s progress.
Free language learning tools to help you upskill from home
Speaking a foreign language is an invaluable skill. It increases your competitiveness on the job market, and it’s a useful and often vital tool when living and working abroad. Many researchers also believe that learning a new language is good for your brain.
Top 6 free platforms for online courses
If you’re working or studying from home due to COVID-19, you may be finding that you have more time to fill because you’re unable to go out and do some of the things you normally would.
Make working from home easier with five simple steps
Many of us are working or studying from home due to COVID-19. We are learning to go about our normal routines without leaving the house. While staying home sounds easy, it has many new challenges.
Five things you need to start working from home
Many of us have been asked to work from home due to COVID-19. If you’ve never worked from home before, or you’re not sure you have everything you need to do so, we’ve put together a list of five things you’ll need to get started. Even if you’re not working at the moment, some of these tips might be helpful if you’re currently job hunting or studying at home.
How to stand out in an online job interview
As more and more people work from home, video interviewing is on the rise. Having an online job interview can be daunting, especially when it’s the only thing standing in the way of your dream job. We’ve got you covered with some top tips to impress your future employer and present yourself in the best possible ‘virtual’ light.
My EURES story: Javier Cordero
EURES recently celebrated its 25th birthday. As part of the celebrations, jobseekers were invited to share their EURES stories in return for the chance to win some great prizes. The winners have now been announced and over the new few months we’ll be showcasing their experiences.
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