- 21/11/2019 - 24/11/2019
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- 28/11/2019 - 28/11/2019
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.
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.
Translator receives a warm welcome in Estonia
The Welcoming Programme is Estonia’s way of helping expats to adapt to their new country once they’ve arrived. We recently caught up with one of those expats – Oksana Nesmiian, a translator and language teacher from Ukraine – to find out more about her experience with the programme and her new life in Estonia.
6 ways the world of work is evolving
Technological advances, scientific discoveries and changing consumer demands have transformed today’s labour market. But what does the future hold until 2022?
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.
Let’s work in Germany
Thinking of moving to Germany for work? EURES has plenty of information to help you find work and make a smooth transition.
Salary negotiation: Where should I start?
During your career, you might get a chance to negotiate your salary. It’s a tricky task. Do you go high and risk causing offence? Or do you go low and risk undervaluing your skills? In this article, we offer some tips to get you started.
What skills are companies looking for in 2019?
A new year can be a great opportunity to make a change, take on a new challenge or expand your horizons. In terms of employment, this could mean entering a new industry or even embarking on a whole new career. But in a competitive job market, how can you maximise your chances of success?
Vlog: José finds work in Sweden thanks to Reactivate
José from Portugal talks about how Reactivate, an EU job mobility scheme that supports the free movement of workers over 35...
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