Working in Spain
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Culturally correct CVs

Culturally correct CVs for working abroad


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

Work abroad: management style

Do I need to change my management style?


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.

Work abroad

Work abroad: Operation Job Seeker


You've said goodbye to friends and packed an extra pair of socks before moving abroad. But once you land, what will you do about finding a job?

Offshore companies

Offshore companies in Spain

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Consider the benefits of setting up an offshore company, including privacy and a reduced tax liability.

Work in Spain

Women on international assignment: An evolutionary perspective


Women need to work abroad to improve their international career prospects, but the challenge is finding a job abroad in the first place.

How to create a targeted network on LinkedIn


To help you find a job with targeted networking on LinkedIn, consultant Christian Pielow outlines seven steps to get you started.

Secret weapons to starting a business in Spain


Writer and expat Nick Snelling shares his top tips on what you should know before considering starting a business in Spain, from the offers to the helpers.

Teaching abroad

Act now if you want to teach abroad

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Most international schools hire teachers for the new academic year as early as January to March, so you need to apply early if you want to teach abroad.

Teaching abroad

Should you consider teaching abroad?

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There are many benefits to teaching abroad, and the growing number of international schools worldwide means there are many teaching jobs available abroad.

Employment contracts in Spain

Spanish labour law: Employment contracts


If you have been offered a job in Spain, here's a guide to employment contracts in Spain, from negotiating your Spanish contract to terminating employment.

Holiday leave and maternity in Spain

Spanish labour laws: Working time and leave


A guide to the maximum number of working hours per week, and the leave you are entitled to while working in Spain, including holiday leave and maternity leave.

Setting up a business in Spain

Avoid the pitfalls of setting up a business in Spain


Unrealistic expectations can empty savings of entrepreneurs-wannabes expats who are thinking of starting a new business in Spain.

Making the most of networking opportunities

7 costly mistakes to avoid when networking


John B Fisher, Founder of Business for Breakfast, shares expert tips for making the most of networking opportunities.

Social media for business

Tips for using social media for business

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Expatica poll results: How and why Expatica readers use social media for business, plus some expert tips.

Employment law for mothers in Spain

Madre law: A mother's rights in the workplace


Lawyer Mònica Tornadijo Sabaté and explain how Spain's employment laws can work in the favour of new mothers who are returning to work.

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