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Why soft skills and emotional intelligence are more important than ever
The post-COVID-19 world can be full of uncertainty and challenges. As a result, companies need emotionally intelligent workers with a range of soft skills to help them navigate through these difficult times.
‘Seasonal work with EURES’ campaign launches
EURES has launched an awareness-raising campaign on seasonal work. From now until the end of October, we will be sharing information and tools to help you understand your rights and obligations as a jobseeker or employer, and how to make the most of seasonal opportunities.
Five reasons why learning a language can boost your employability
Speaking a foreign language can help you stand out in the labour market and grab recruiters’ attention. Being bilingual doesn’t just look good on your CV – it develops other skills that employers find attractive in potential hires.
It’s never too late to reskill and work abroad: The story of Eddy Bomboko
After a career as a singer and producer, 38-year-old Eddy from Belgium decided to reskill and follow his passion to become a chef. Thanks to EURES Advisers, he not only completed his chef training, but also fulfilled his lifelong dream to work abroad.
Dreaming big with EURES: The story of Gaëlle Delvaux
After getting her degree in Art History, Gaëlle, 31, decided to follow her passion for healthy cuisine and become a chef. Learn how our EURES Advisers helped Gaëlle to follow her dream and gain international experience in a prestigious Michelin-star restaurant.
Top 7 tips to reduce your back-to-office anxiety
With more people getting their COVID-19 vaccines, companies around Europe are preparing to open their offices again. However, many employees are feeling anxious about returning to the office. Here at EURES, we have prepared some tips to help with that.
How to make your work-from-home setup greener
Over the last year, working from home has become the new normal due to the COVID-19 pandemic and for many employees that isn’t going to change anytime soon. To maximise your productivity and help the planet, make your home setup more environmentally friendly with our five simple tips!
The future of work: Researchers and engineers
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.
Working abroad during a pandemic: The story of a Belgian chef in Finland
Despite his best efforts, young chef Ahmed, 35, was unable to find a job in his city, Brussels, during the pandemic. So when he was offered to gain professional experience abroad, he did not hesitate. Thanks to EURES Brussels, Ahmed quickly found a job in beautiful Lapland – Finland’s northernmost region.
Six tips for finding the right career path
When you are starting out in your career, it can be difficult to know which route to take. Here are our top six tips to help you find the right career path.
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