Working in France
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Find a job in France

Work in France: Finding a job in France


Find jobs in France with these tips: where to look for jobs in France, jobs in demand in France, France's current job market, and French work permits.

France minimum wage

French minimum wage and average salary in France


How does the French minimum wage compare to elsewhere in the EU? This guide explains the conditions for minimum wage in France and average salary in France.

Setting up a business in France

Setting up a business in France


If you're looking to work in France, since 2015 France has made it easier for foreign residents to set up a business in France.

Paris jobs

Finding interesting jobs in Paris


An expat's guide to work in Paris, including how to find English speaking vacancies in the city.

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Top tips to succeed in any job interview


So you have begun your job search, prepared your CV and now you’re getting yourself interview-ready. Use the SWOT analysis to your advantage and follow these helpful tips to succeed in your job interview and land your dream job.

6 things you must do before attending a job fair


Good preparation can maximise your opportunities at job fairs. Stand out from the crowd using these six steps to improve your chances of finding a job.

French business culture

10 tips on French business etiquette


Whether it's a simple handshake, interruptions or an epic business lunch, professional protocol is serious business in France.

Applying for a job in France

French job applications: Writing a French CV and interview tips

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A guide on how to write a French-style CV and cover letter, plus job interview tips to give you the best chance of finding a job in France.

Becoming a freelance or self-employed worker in France

Becoming a freelance or self-employed worker in France


New rules came into force in January 2015 for freelancers and small businesses, making it easier to set up as a self-employed or freelance worker in France.

Work abroad

Travelling jobs: Unpacking your career


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


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

"I was an expat wife: Why being a Third Culture Kid sucks (sometimes)"

Leadership traits to avoid when working globally


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

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.

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