Polls archive

21/05/2006 - 15/05/2007

What is the biggest barrier to you moving to another country?
Answer Votes %
Finding a job 15664 36.13%
Language 13464 31.06%
Leaving family and friends 8250 19.03%
Money 5072 11.70%
New culture 905 2.09%
Total votes 43355 100%

01/10/2005 - 20/05/2006

Why would you consider changing your job?
Answer Votes %
Better work/life balance 31984 27.26%
To get paid more 31806 27.11%
A new challenge 26821 22.86%
I would like to relocate 26726 22.78%
Total votes 117337 100%

15/04/2005 - 30/09/2005

How far would you move for an existing new job?
Answer Votes %
Change country 21661 42.04%
Change continent 19796 38.42%
Change town 5400 10.48%
Change subject… I wouldn't move 4663 9.05%
Total votes 51520 100%

01/09/2004 - 15/04/2005

Which do you think is most important to convey in an interview?
Answer Votes %
Enthusiasm, and willingness to learn 16188 51.62%
Personality to fit the company 8666 27.63%
Past work experience 4790 15.27%
Convenient start date 1717 5.47%
Total votes 31361 100%

01/04/2004 - 30/08/2004

What would you do to improve your career prospects
Answer Votes %
Leave the Country 30925 53.44%
Follow training 12808 22.13%
Change job 9038 15.62%
Work harder 5099 8.81%
Total votes 57870 100%

19/09/2003 - 31/03/2004

Where do you most frequently look for job vacancies?
Answer Votes %
Recruitment websites 5677 35.30%
National press 3348 20.82%
Local press 2864 17.81%
Recruitment agencies 2599 16.16%
In my company's internal vacancies 1593 9.91%
Total votes 16081 100%