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Advice on Working in Italy
Advice on Working in Italy
Italy is a dream destination for many of us : ancient ruins in sun-kissed countryside, Chianti and pasta, every meal a feast. What's not to like? But can you earn a…...
Are Your Skills Transferrable?
Are Your Skills Transferrable?
A questionnaire to help you understand how transferable your skills are before you start to look for work abroad....
Boost Your Chance of Getting Well Paid Work Abroad
Boost Your Chance of Getting Well Paid Work Abroad
A guide to obtaining well-paid work abroad by understanding which industries pay the most internationally, how to find opportunities and how to utilise your own network....
Budgeting for the Move Abroad
Budgeting for the Move Abroad
Moving abroad to work can be an expensive proposition. Consider drawing up a budget in advance to help prepare for the likely costs....
Effective Ways to Transfer Money
Effective Ways to Transfer Money
Looking at the different ways to get money from the UK to wherever you are abroad, with information on how to get the best rates and what to avoid....
Exchanging Money While Working Abroad
Exchanging Money While Working Abroad
Concerned about being ripped off by banks every time you exchange currencies? If you need to change money often or in large amounts, you'll find there are ways to do…...
Finding Seasonal Work Abroad For your Gap Year
Finding Seasonal Work Abroad For your Gap Year
There's more to life than clambering up the career ladder. Why not take a year off from the rat race and see the world?...
How Adaptable Are You?
How Adaptable Are You?
A questionnaire to help you understand how adaptable you are before you set off to work abroad....
How Healthcare Differs in Europe
How Healthcare Differs in Europe
Understanding how to access healthcare in Europe when you go to work abroad....
Internet Connections Abroad
Internet Connections Abroad
Feel like a fish out of water when you don't have the internet? What are your options for staying online when you first move abroad?...
Is it Worth Using a Relocation Agency?
Is it Worth Using a Relocation Agency?
Understanding what relocation agencies do, how much they cost and whether you could do it yourself for free instead....
Jobs to Boost Your Career Prospects Back Home
Jobs to Boost Your Career Prospects Back Home
Understanding the types of jobs that can be found abroad that will help to gain a better position when returning to the UK....
The Best Countries to Find Career-boosting Work
The Best Countries to Find Career-boosting Work
Great ways to maximise the exciting possibilities of working abroad to boost your career....
Things to Know About Working in France
Things to Know About Working in France
France is one of the most popular destinations for British people moving abroad. But there are some things you need to know if you intend to work there....
Things to Know About Working in Germany
Things to Know About Working in Germany
Germany has the largest economy in Europe and is a powerhouse of global manufacturing. It also boasts beautiful scenery and a fascinating culture, making it a great…...
Things to Know About Working in Portugal
Things to Know About Working in Portugal
Portugal is one of the places that come to mind when Britons dream of leaving the rat race behind and going off to work in the sun. But how realistic is that vision?...
Things to Know About Working in Spain
Things to Know About Working in Spain
Wouldn't it be great if every day was a holiday? For many of us, that's what the dream of working in Spain means. But how realistic is it?...
What Can Go Wrong and How to Be Prepared
What Can Go Wrong and How to Be Prepared
Understanding some common issues that can go wrong when working abroad and how best to handle them - without affecting your trip too much....
Working Abroad Over Christmas and Other Holidays
Working Abroad Over Christmas and Other Holidays
How to handle the excitement and homesickness of being away from family and friends during special dates in the UK calendar....
Working in Asia
Working in Asia
A look at three key areas of working in Asia - Visa issues, employment advice and cultural norms....
Working in Eastern Europe and Russia
Working in Eastern Europe and Russia
A guide to working in Russia or Eastern Europe, including visa requirements, cultural considerations and potential opportunities...
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