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20/03/2012 A checklist: Getting a job in France

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes how to write a CV, application procedure, interview dos and don'ts, French...

20/03/2012 FAQs on recruiting in France

Our Expatica expert on human resources explains how the recruitment process works in France, and what to expect from French business culture.

17/02/2012 Act now if you want to work in an international school

Act now if you want to work in an international school Most international schools begin recruiting for the new academic year in January, February and March, so you need to start applying early if you...

07/12/2011 Travelling jobs: Unpacking your career

moving If you're here because your partner is, continuing your career isn't always easy. Nor is finding a job abroad. Here are some tips on...

01/11/2011 Finding work in Paris

Finding work in Paris: Job searching in Paris Explorer Publishing guides you through the tricky process of finding a job in Paris and recommends finding a job before you leave your home...

07/09/2011 Should you consider teaching abroad?

Recruiters from most of the 5,000 international schools around the globe are looking for qualified teachers with good experience from...

15/06/2011 French labour laws: Contracts

Work contracts in France: French work contracts Just been offered your first job in France but can't understand the difference between a CDD and CDI? Here's a guide to clarify the many...

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Management culture in France

Management culture in France

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

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite.

Anglophone services in France

Anglophone services in France

Here's a short introduction to our Banking section for those living in France, from how to open a bank account to Islamic banking and investments.