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Work in Belgium: Finding a job

Work in Belgium: Finding a job

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Find work in Belgium with this guide on where to look for jobs in Belgium, plus information on Belgium's current job market and Belgian work permits.

Work in Belgium: Applying for a job

Work in Belgium: Applying for a job

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How to write a Belgian-style CV and cover letter plus tips on job interviews in Belgium to give you the best chance of finding a job in Belgium.

Setting up a business or as a freelancer in Belgium

Setting up a business or as a freelancer in Belgium

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Start your business in Belgium on the right foot by reading about the potential hurdles and Belgian regulations for foreigners starting a business in Belgium.

Business culture in Belgium

Business culture in Belgium

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This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes information on Belgian business culture, hierarchy, negotiations, and etiquette in Belgium.

8 reasons why startups are good workplaces for expats

8 reasons why startups are good workplaces for expats

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More opportunities for employment, growth and networking are just some of the advantages of working in the startup industry as an expat. [Contributed by Nestpick]

Opening an international bank account makes your move abroad easier

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Moving abroad could sometimes be a huge headache, but having an international bank account will make the process much smoother. [Contributed by Standard Bank]

6 things you must do before attending an international job fair

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Employment events are highly popular and successful. Good preparation will maximise job seekers’ opportunities at such occasions. To ensure you stand out from the crowd, these six steps can improve your chances of finding a suitable job placement.

Tips for starting a successful business

Tips for starting a successful business

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Anyone can start their own business but a few tips can get you started on the right path to starting a successful business. [Contributed by ING Belgium]

Tips for starting a business in Belgium

Tips for starting a business in Belgium

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Start your business in Belgium on the right foot by learning about the potential hurdles and Belgian regulations for foreigners starting a business in Belgium.

Travelling jobs: Unpacking your career

Travelling jobs: Unpacking your career

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If you're living abroad because your partner is, continuing your career isn't always easy. Nor is finding a job abroad. Here are some tips on creating a job you can take with you.

Global business etiquette

Global business etiquette

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If you're working abroad, do you need to adapt your business style to increase your success in an international career?

Leadership traits to avoid when working globally

Leadership traits to avoid when working globally

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Communications expert Declan Mulkeen discusses the importance of cultural awareness when working abroad or managing international teams.

Culturally correct CVs for working abroad

Culturally correct CVs for working abroad

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When you're looking for work abroad, it's vital to have an international CV that crosses borders.

Changes to social security contributions for self-employed

Changes to social security contributions for self-employed

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New rules will change the way self-employed workers living in Belgium must calculate their Belgian social security contributions as of 2015.

Do I need to change my management style?

Do I need to change my management style?

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If you work abroad, the simple answer is 'almost certainly yes'! Prepare for your international career by adapting your management style to the culture of where you'll work abroad.

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