How to write the perfect Swedish CV and cover letter
Sweden

How to write the perfect Swedish CV and cover letter

Personal networks account for a lot of career opportunities in Sweden, which makes the job-hunt a daunting task for foreigners even in non-pandemic times. But with the right CV and cover letter, you can impress hiring managers in Sweden – here's how.

The work culture in Norway foreigners should be aware of
Norway

The work culture in Norway foreigners should be aware of

German job market rides out coronavirus spike
Germany

German job market rides out coronavirus spike

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

How ‘the Gothenburg spirit’ can help you find success
Sweden

How ‘the Gothenburg spirit’ can help you find success

Why Sweden doesn’t have a minimum wage and how to ensure you’re fairly paid
Sweden

Why Sweden doesn’t have a minimum wage and how to ensure you’re fairly paid

11 ways to optimise your search for a job in Sweden, even if you’re overseas
Sweden

11 ways to optimise your search for a job in Sweden, even if you’re overseas

Tesla to build ‘world’s largest’ battery plant near Berlin
Germany

Tesla to build ‘world’s largest’ battery plant near Berlin

‘Help shape the future’: Tesla advertises over 300 jobs for new Gigafactory near Berlin
Germany

‘Help shape the future’: Tesla advertises over 300 jobs for new Gigafactory near Berlin

Germany sees increase in number of startups ‘launched by people with migrant background’
Germany

Germany sees increase in number of startups ‘launched by people with migrant background’

21 phrases to help you get on in a German office
Germany

21 phrases to help you get on in a German office

How to convince German bosses to employ you… even without the language
Germany

How to convince German bosses to employ you… even without the language

Three tips for getting your dream Swedish job (even during the pandemic)
Sweden

Three tips for getting your dream Swedish job (even during the pandemic)

In Stats: How many people are currently unemployed in Sweden
Sweden

In Stats: How many people are currently unemployed in Sweden

Germany named best European country for startups for second year running
Germany

Germany named best European country for startups for second year running

Is a four-day working week possible in Germany?
Germany

Is a four-day working week possible in Germany?

Swedish unemployment rate rises towards 2008 financial crisis levels
Sweden

Swedish unemployment rate rises towards 2008 financial crisis levels

New stats reveal how Sweden’s growing unemployment affects foreign residents
Sweden

New stats reveal how Sweden’s growing unemployment affects foreign residents

Nearly half of German firms to allow working from home after coronavirus crisis
Germany

Nearly half of German firms to allow working from home after coronavirus crisis

Why the coronavirus crisis is hitting people with mini-jobs in Germany particularly hard
Germany

Why the coronavirus crisis is hitting people with mini-jobs in Germany particularly hard

Kurzarbeit: German partial unemployment ‘to exceed 2009 financial crisis level’
Germany

Kurzarbeit: German partial unemployment ‘to exceed 2009 financial crisis level’

10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers
Germany

10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers

What are the most future-proof jobs in Sweden right now?
Sweden

What are the most future-proof jobs in Sweden right now?

Now is the best time to start looking for summer jobs in Sweden
Sweden

Now is the best time to start looking for summer jobs in Sweden

Working in Germany: Where are the most jobs in the car industry?
Germany

Working in Germany: Where are the most jobs in the car industry?

Working in Germany: Berlin startups create 19,000 new jobs
Germany

Working in Germany: Berlin startups create 19,000 new jobs

How the commute to work in Germany is changing
Germany

How the commute to work in Germany is changing

Swedish government reveals plans to overhaul work permit system
Sweden

Swedish government reveals plans to overhaul work permit system

How much can you expect to earn in the Swedish food industry?
Sweden

How much can you expect to earn in the Swedish food industry?

EXPLAINED: How to understand your German payslip
Germany

EXPLAINED: How to understand your German payslip

Why the number of self-employed people in Germany is rising
Germany

Why the number of self-employed people in Germany is rising

Why Switzerland is still ranked top of the league for skilled workers
Switzerland

Why Switzerland is still ranked top of the league for skilled workers

Why are more and more people in Germany working multiple jobs?
Germany

Why are more and more people in Germany working multiple jobs?

Police to lower German language requirements to encourage more recruits
Germany

Police to lower German language requirements to encourage more recruits

Five things to know about working for an NGO in Germany
Germany

Five things to know about working for an NGO in Germany

‘Germany needs 500,000 new immigrants every year’
Germany

‘Germany needs 500,000 new immigrants every year’

Car sector weakness saps industrial jobs in Germany
Germany

Car sector weakness saps industrial jobs in Germany

Six surefire ways to further your career in France in 2020
France

Six surefire ways to further your career in France in 2020

These guides will help you find and build a career in Sweden
Sweden

These guides will help you find and build a career in Sweden

Audi set to slash 9,500 jobs in Germany
Germany

Audi set to slash 9,500 jobs in Germany

German car parts giant Continental to cut 5,500 jobs
Germany

German car parts giant Continental to cut 5,500 jobs

Five reasons why Geneva is actually the perfect city for students
Switzerland

Five reasons why Geneva is actually the perfect city for students

How real wages in Switzerland are set to increase for the first time in three years
Switzerland

How real wages in Switzerland are set to increase for the first time in three years

Good knowledge of German results in ‘better pay’ for foreigners
Germany

Good knowledge of German results in ‘better pay’ for foreigners

Stark divide in wages between east and west Germany persists 30 years on
Germany

Stark divide in wages between east and west Germany persists 30 years on

How Bavaria plans to shake up German working time rules
Germany

How Bavaria plans to shake up German working time rules

VIDEO: Seven jobs you can only do in Germany
Germany

VIDEO: Seven jobs you can only do in Germany

Jobs in Germany: Four out of 10 new employees hired on a limited contract
Germany

Jobs in Germany: Four out of 10 new employees hired on a limited contract

German unemployment stable despite recession warning
Germany

German unemployment stable despite recession warning

How to play office politics in Sweden… and survive
Sweden

How to play office politics in Sweden… and survive

Working in Germany: The three tricks to impressing managers
Germany

Working in Germany: The three tricks to impressing managers

Here’s where employees earn the most (and least) in Germany
Germany

Here’s where employees earn the most (and least) in Germany

Explained: Who are the foreign workers coming to Germany?
Germany

Explained: Who are the foreign workers coming to Germany?

‘Employees have a right to work from home’: Calls for German heatwave action plan
Germany

‘Employees have a right to work from home’: Calls for German heatwave action plan

The internship programme offering new arrivals a ‘headstart’ in the Swedish job market
Sweden

The internship programme offering new arrivals a ‘headstart’ in the Swedish job market

How embracing Germany’s naysayers could help you get a job
Germany

How embracing Germany’s naysayers could help you get a job

Why German taxpayers don’t pocket their own cash until mid-July
Germany

Why German taxpayers don’t pocket their own cash until mid-July

One-third of German employees work a year in overtime ‘without pay’
Germany

One-third of German employees work a year in overtime ‘without pay’

Switzerland will need ‘half a million extra workers in 10 years but immigration is not the only answer’
Switzerland

Switzerland will need ‘half a million extra workers in 10 years but immigration is not the only answer’

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time
Germany

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

Nearly half of Ford’s European job cuts will be in Germany
Germany

Nearly half of Ford’s European job cuts will be in Germany

Explained: How Germany plans to fight its drastic shortage of care workers
Germany

Explained: How Germany plans to fight its drastic shortage of care workers

REVEALED: These are the best and worst paid jobs in Germany
Germany

REVEALED: These are the best and worst paid jobs in Germany

‘Language is a huge barrier’: What it’s like for internationals working in Germany
Germany

‘Language is a huge barrier’: What it’s like for internationals working in Germany

Brexit drives British firms to Germany: Report
Germany

Brexit drives British firms to Germany: Report

Germany’s unemployment rate at lowest level in nearly 30 years
Germany

Germany’s unemployment rate at lowest level in nearly 30 years

What’s it like for internationals working in Germany?
Germany

What’s it like for internationals working in Germany?

Yoga can count as vocational training: Berlin court
Germany

Yoga can count as vocational training: Berlin court

FOCUS: How Italians are filling the gaps in the German job market

FOCUS: How Italians are filling the gaps in the German job market

My German career: ‘One year turns into 15 very quickly’
Germany

My German career: ‘One year turns into 15 very quickly’

My Swedish Career: Seven inspiring interviews to read in 2019
Sweden

My Swedish Career: Seven inspiring interviews to read in 2019

German unemployment hits fresh record low
Germany

German unemployment hits fresh record low

‘In Sweden I discovered a new country and rediscovered my own’
Sweden

‘In Sweden I discovered a new country and rediscovered my own’

Build your professional career with AmCham’s international mentoring program
Sweden

Build your professional career with AmCham’s international mentoring program

Worker shortage in three quarters of Swedish professions: Public Employment Agency
Sweden

Worker shortage in three quarters of Swedish professions: Public Employment Agency

A gap year can help shape your future, so do something that matters

A gap year can help shape your future, so do something that matters

10 jobs you can do if you don’t want to teach English in Germany
Germany

10 jobs you can do if you don’t want to teach English in Germany

‘When I came to Malmö I didn’t want to go anywhere else’
Sweden

‘When I came to Malmö I didn’t want to go anywhere else’

‘Adaptation is key: people often give up when they’re on the brink of success’
Sweden

‘Adaptation is key: people often give up when they’re on the brink of success’

‘Sweden taught me how to become the best version of myself’
Sweden

‘Sweden taught me how to become the best version of myself’

Study: Many Swiss job hunters lie to prospective employers
Switzerland

Study: Many Swiss job hunters lie to prospective employers

‘Sweden’s the closest thing to perfect I’ve ever experienced’
Sweden

‘Sweden’s the closest thing to perfect I’ve ever experienced’

Is this MBA event the trick to launching your international career?

Is this MBA event the trick to launching your international career?

‘Swedes in the startup scene are way more forward. If they want investment, they can’t just sit back’
Sweden

‘Swedes in the startup scene are way more forward. If they want investment, they can’t just sit back’

Not such a dolce vita: Italy ranked among worst countries for expat life
Italy

Not such a dolce vita: Italy ranked among worst countries for expat life

These are the employers young Swedes like the most
Sweden

These are the employers young Swedes like the most

‘There is a window of opportunity to recruit in new ways in Sweden’
Sweden

‘There is a window of opportunity to recruit in new ways in Sweden’

‘One has to wait for a sober invitation from a Swede to make it really count’
Sweden

‘One has to wait for a sober invitation from a Swede to make it really count’

Foreign graduates earn less than Swedes: study
Sweden

Foreign graduates earn less than Swedes: study

Investment in Berlin startups jumped by €1 billion this year, study shows
Germany

Investment in Berlin startups jumped by €1 billion this year, study shows

Kickstart your coding career in tech-savvy Berlin

Kickstart your coding career in tech-savvy Berlin

‘We’re not a cult; we’re a group of people that enjoy working out’
Sweden

‘We’re not a cult; we’re a group of people that enjoy working out’

Eight out of ten new jobs in Sweden go to immigrants
Sweden

Eight out of ten new jobs in Sweden go to immigrants

Techies take note: Snapchat to open German HQ in Hamburg
Germany

Techies take note: Snapchat to open German HQ in Hamburg

‘Don’t move to Sweden just looking for a job, move for the whole experience’
Sweden

‘Don’t move to Sweden just looking for a job, move for the whole experience’

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’
Sweden

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’

Architects in Italy can now use the profession’s female form – here’s why that matters
Italy

Architects in Italy can now use the profession’s female form – here’s why that matters

‘I wanted to show Sweden what India is to me’
Sweden

‘I wanted to show Sweden what India is to me’

OPINION: Italians might just hold the secret to a more productive workday
Italy

OPINION: Italians might just hold the secret to a more productive workday

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey
Italy

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

‘I’ve always said about Gothenburg that you can almost guarantee a good night out’
Sweden

‘I’ve always said about Gothenburg that you can almost guarantee a good night out’

Amazon seeks 2,000 new techies in Germany – and they’re advertising in English
Germany

Amazon seeks 2,000 new techies in Germany – and they’re advertising in English

Meet the Barcelona coach turning this into Sweden’s best football club
Sweden

Meet the Barcelona coach turning this into Sweden’s best football club

Looking for work? These are the hottest jobs in Sweden right now
Sweden

Looking for work? These are the hottest jobs in Sweden right now

Your next career: software developer? Switzerland’s first coding academy gives you the chance
Switzerland

Your next career: software developer? Switzerland’s first coding academy gives you the chance

How do you find a job in Sweden? Talk to people
Sweden

How do you find a job in Sweden? Talk to people

This Swedish ad helps robots get parental leave and work-life balance
Sweden

This Swedish ad helps robots get parental leave and work-life balance

Italian eyeglass-maker who frames his own success
Italy

Italian eyeglass-maker who frames his own success

Sweden EU’s second best country for attracting talent: report
Sweden

Sweden EU’s second best country for attracting talent: report

Five inspiring career stories to read in 2017
Sweden

Five inspiring career stories to read in 2017

Obama reveals he wants to work for… Spotify?
Sweden

Obama reveals he wants to work for… Spotify?

Sweden needs more games developers, experts warn
Sweden

Sweden needs more games developers, experts warn

Make a difference volunteering overseas in 2018

Make a difference volunteering overseas in 2018

Revealed: This is how much overtime you may have to work in Sweden
Sweden

Revealed: This is how much overtime you may have to work in Sweden

How this Brit used chronic pain to inspire her new career in Sweden
Sweden

How this Brit used chronic pain to inspire her new career in Sweden

‘Sweden is heaven for refugee journalists’
Sweden

‘Sweden is heaven for refugee journalists’

‘The toy industry has to understand the world has changed’
Sweden

‘The toy industry has to understand the world has changed’

Sweden has fourth happiest workers in the world: report
Sweden

Sweden has fourth happiest workers in the world: report

‘I created this Stockholm podcast because I needed it’
Sweden

‘I created this Stockholm podcast because I needed it’

How homesickness inspired this Indian’s Swedish startup
Sweden

How homesickness inspired this Indian’s Swedish startup

First-born kids more likely to become CEOs: study
Sweden

First-born kids more likely to become CEOs: study

‘Fun things in Stockholm don’t have to break the bank’
Sweden

‘Fun things in Stockholm don’t have to break the bank’

‘Sweden isn’t for everyone. You have to be open to change’
Sweden

‘Sweden isn’t for everyone. You have to be open to change’

‘Dancing is about finding your own way and using your body’
Sweden

‘Dancing is about finding your own way and using your body’

INFOGRAPHIC: Paris – 14 unexpected facts on careers, culture, food and fashion

INFOGRAPHIC: Paris – 14 unexpected facts on careers, culture, food and fashion

‘Stockholm has a reputation as a fashion capital’
Sweden

‘Stockholm has a reputation as a fashion capital’

‘As long as you hook Swedes on the first try, they’ll be back’
Sweden

‘As long as you hook Swedes on the first try, they’ll be back’

‘Theatre brings you closer than just going for a drink’
Sweden

‘Theatre brings you closer than just going for a drink’

How an Italian brought Sicily to Malmö through ice cream
Sweden

How an Italian brought Sicily to Malmö through ice cream

Paris: Why eight out of ten top earners dream of leaving
France

Paris: Why eight out of ten top earners dream of leaving

Volvo on hunt for 400 new engineers in Sweden
Sweden

Volvo on hunt for 400 new engineers in Sweden

‘Swedish people love it, but they find it quite odd’
Sweden

‘Swedish people love it, but they find it quite odd’

‘Sweden is a country that has children at its heart’
Sweden

‘Sweden is a country that has children at its heart’

This Brit moved to Sweden and opened his dream café
Sweden

This Brit moved to Sweden and opened his dream café

‘There’s something for everybody in Malmö’
Sweden

‘There’s something for everybody in Malmö’

‘I found the American dream in Swedish Lapland’
Sweden

‘I found the American dream in Swedish Lapland’

Fewer foreign graduates stay in Sweden to work
Sweden

Fewer foreign graduates stay in Sweden to work

‘Part of me was Swedish before I was Swedish’
Sweden

‘Part of me was Swedish before I was Swedish’

Norwegians told to seek their fortune in Sweden

Norwegians told to seek their fortune in Sweden

‘I never intended to start this, but I saw a gap in the market’
Sweden

‘I never intended to start this, but I saw a gap in the market’

‘Fashion is this big industry that can really do better’
Sweden

‘Fashion is this big industry that can really do better’

Meet the Belgians breathing fresh life into rural Sweden
Sweden

Meet the Belgians breathing fresh life into rural Sweden

Six weird things I’ve learned working for Berlin startups
Germany

Six weird things I’ve learned working for Berlin startups

Why this cool designer swapped China for Sweden
Sweden

Why this cool designer swapped China for Sweden

How Malmö inspired this Scot’s amazing book gizmo
Sweden

How Malmö inspired this Scot’s amazing book gizmo

‘Stockholm has welcomed me with open arms’
Sweden

‘Stockholm has welcomed me with open arms’

‘I was only supposed to stay in Sweden for a few months’
Sweden

‘I was only supposed to stay in Sweden for a few months’

‘Ban cars from Stockholm and have Sweden fund cycle taxis’
Sweden

‘Ban cars from Stockholm and have Sweden fund cycle taxis’

Taxes and Brexit: the worries of Italy’s expat entrepreneurs
Italy

Taxes and Brexit: the worries of Italy’s expat entrepreneurs

‘Sweden is the ideal place for my business’
Sweden

‘Sweden is the ideal place for my business’

Want a ’30-hour work week’? Move to Paris (or Lyon)
France

Want a ’30-hour work week’? Move to Paris (or Lyon)

‘Sweden has some of the world’s best innovation help’
Sweden

‘Sweden has some of the world’s best innovation help’

‘It’s fashionable to be cool and innovative in the kitchen’
Spain

‘It’s fashionable to be cool and innovative in the kitchen’

‘Foreigners like to whine about Sweden, don’t they?’
Sweden

‘Foreigners like to whine about Sweden, don’t they?’

Meet the expat who is now Sweden’s youngest PhD
Sweden

Meet the expat who is now Sweden’s youngest PhD

‘Sweden has to be able to attract global talent’
Sweden

‘Sweden has to be able to attract global talent’

‘My massage helps Swedes to bond with their babies’
Sweden

‘My massage helps Swedes to bond with their babies’

‘Go for your passion and see where it takes you’
Sweden

‘Go for your passion and see where it takes you’

Revealed: The ‘top companies’ to work for in France
France

Revealed: The ‘top companies’ to work for in France

‘Why we should back foreign entrepreneurs in Sweden’
Sweden

‘Why we should back foreign entrepreneurs in Sweden’

‘I invite Swedes to become more open’
Sweden

‘I invite Swedes to become more open’

‘Anyone can become a wine taster with a little practice’
Spain

‘Anyone can become a wine taster with a little practice’

When is it right to address a colleague as ‘Du’?
Germany

When is it right to address a colleague as ‘Du’?

This language school’s secret? A good bottle of wine
Spain

This language school’s secret? A good bottle of wine

‘I don’t play by the rules – in Stockholm, that’s accepted’
Sweden

‘I don’t play by the rules – in Stockholm, that’s accepted’

‘I gave up Canadian Idol to pursue my dreams’
Sweden

‘I gave up Canadian Idol to pursue my dreams’

‘I love to meet people and tell their stories’
Sweden

‘I love to meet people and tell their stories’

Poking fun at our foibles through stand-up
Austria

Poking fun at our foibles through stand-up

Meet the Brit bringing cricket to Sweden
Sweden

Meet the Brit bringing cricket to Sweden

‘I was pretty lucky, I sort of just walked into it’
Sweden

‘I was pretty lucky, I sort of just walked into it’

‘If you have an idea, go for it and just do it’
Sweden

‘If you have an idea, go for it and just do it’

Germans prefer contentment to career and money
Germany

Germans prefer contentment to career and money

How France plans to finally crack rising unemployment
France

How France plans to finally crack rising unemployment

‘You have to aim for having 100 percent happy customers’
Sweden

‘You have to aim for having 100 percent happy customers’

‘Health, for parents or kids, makes you happy’
Sweden

‘Health, for parents or kids, makes you happy’

‘Getting work in Sweden is about contacts’
Sweden

‘Getting work in Sweden is about contacts’

Nine brilliant tips to help you land your dream job in Spain in 2016
Spain

Nine brilliant tips to help you land your dream job in Spain in 2016

‘Moving to Sweden was my quarter-life crisis’
Sweden

‘Moving to Sweden was my quarter-life crisis’

Young Swedes leave Norway as oil boom ends
Sweden

Young Swedes leave Norway as oil boom ends

‘Chocolate is more than just Willy Wonka’
Sweden

‘Chocolate is more than just Willy Wonka’

‘I’m not an expat, I’m an immigrant’
Sweden

‘I’m not an expat, I’m an immigrant’

‘You must know the right people in the right place’
Italy

‘You must know the right people in the right place’

Expat aims for gender balance in Danish tech
Denmark

Expat aims for gender balance in Danish tech

‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’
Sweden

‘More Brits should move over to Sweden’

‘I can help Swedes deal with the dark winter’
Sweden

‘I can help Swedes deal with the dark winter’

‘Baking pies can make you feel at home’
Denmark

‘Baking pies can make you feel at home’

‘I like that titles don’t always mean so much’
Sweden

‘I like that titles don’t always mean so much’

Unemployment up for foreigners in Sweden
Sweden

Unemployment up for foreigners in Sweden

A Brit’s life as a German crime scene cleaner
Germany

A Brit’s life as a German crime scene cleaner

‘The startup scene in Stockholm is amazing’
Sweden

‘The startup scene in Stockholm is amazing’

‘When the kids have fun I’ve reached my goal’
Sweden

‘When the kids have fun I’ve reached my goal’

‘I invest my own money, take my own risks’
Sweden

‘I invest my own money, take my own risks’

‘It’s not about women, it’s about innovation’
Sweden

‘It’s not about women, it’s about innovation’

‘I love entrepreneurs who have innovative ideas’
Sweden

‘I love entrepreneurs who have innovative ideas’

‘We live this life with no money but a lot of love’
Sweden

‘We live this life with no money but a lot of love’

‘Setting up a business in Denmark is really easy’
Denmark

‘Setting up a business in Denmark is really easy’

Five fab ways to network in Sweden this week
Sweden

Five fab ways to network in Sweden this week

‘Joining the right startup is worth the gamble’
Sweden

‘Joining the right startup is worth the gamble’

‘I took a challenge and now I’m a station officer’
Sweden

‘I took a challenge and now I’m a station officer’

‘Don’t be afraid to speak Danish’
Denmark

‘Don’t be afraid to speak Danish’

Swedish students swipe into dating app scene
Sweden

Swedish students swipe into dating app scene

‘Sweden is creating the future, it’s a guiding light’
Sweden

‘Sweden is creating the future, it’s a guiding light’

‘I don’t think I’ll ever really feel Swedish’
Sweden

‘I don’t think I’ll ever really feel Swedish’

‘What can I bring to Sweden that is unique?’
Sweden

‘What can I bring to Sweden that is unique?’

‘Denmark is like a little America’
Denmark

‘Denmark is like a little America’

‘Sweden should help foreign entrepreneurs’
Sweden

‘Sweden should help foreign entrepreneurs’

‘Japan inspired us to make a drink for Swedes’
Sweden

‘Japan inspired us to make a drink for Swedes’

‘I thought to myself: what have I done with my life?’
Sweden

‘I thought to myself: what have I done with my life?’

‘We love the wilderness here in Sweden’
Sweden

‘We love the wilderness here in Sweden’

‘A whole new world opened up in Sweden’
Sweden

‘A whole new world opened up in Sweden’

‘Indian traditions bring us together in Sweden’
Sweden

‘Indian traditions bring us together in Sweden’

‘There’s such a demand for live music in Sweden’
Sweden

‘There’s such a demand for live music in Sweden’

‘Swedish firms really want to be responsible’
Sweden

‘Swedish firms really want to be responsible’

‘Sweden has the best infrastructure I’ve known’
Sweden

‘Sweden has the best infrastructure I’ve known’

‘Foreign workers need a specific kind of support’
Sweden

‘Foreign workers need a specific kind of support’

How Germany fell in love with the ‘company run’
Germany

How Germany fell in love with the ‘company run’

‘There’s a Swedish mentality of not mixing’
Sweden

‘There’s a Swedish mentality of not mixing’

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’
Sweden

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’

MP wants 24-hour care for late workers’ kids
Germany

MP wants 24-hour care for late workers’ kids

‘Sweden should be more proud of its brand’
Sweden

‘Sweden should be more proud of its brand’

Sweden’s bid to speed foreigners into work
Sweden

Sweden’s bid to speed foreigners into work

‘Stockholm is the prettiest city in Europe’
Sweden

‘Stockholm is the prettiest city in Europe’

‘I brought my childhood summerhouse to life’
Sweden

‘I brought my childhood summerhouse to life’

‘You’re their handsome young stallion’
Norway

‘You’re their handsome young stallion’

Ever more Germans working into retirement
Germany

Ever more Germans working into retirement

‘Have fun, smile and let’s play some rugby’
Spain

‘Have fun, smile and let’s play some rugby’

Are robots about to take away 18 million jobs?
Germany

Are robots about to take away 18 million jobs?

‘Spain is a bureaucratic paradise’
Spain

‘Spain is a bureaucratic paradise’

‘Swedes need to just let their kids be kids’
Sweden

‘Swedes need to just let their kids be kids’

Graduates desperate to work for car giants
Germany

Graduates desperate to work for car giants

Building my Swedish lego dream brick by brick
Sweden

Building my Swedish lego dream brick by brick

‘I’ve made a few enemies, even in Spain’
Spain

‘I’ve made a few enemies, even in Spain’

‘If the surf’s up I head straight to the beach’
Spain

‘If the surf’s up I head straight to the beach’

The smell of success? Now it’s over the counter
Germany

The smell of success? Now it’s over the counter

‘Running’s for creatives, not just nerds’
Sweden

‘Running’s for creatives, not just nerds’

‘We give you the chance to drink through history’
Sweden

‘We give you the chance to drink through history’

‘You have to be active, that’s the whole point’
Sweden

‘You have to be active, that’s the whole point’

Getting the work-life balance right
Germany

Getting the work-life balance right

‘Italy’s probably the worst place for business’
Italy

‘Italy’s probably the worst place for business’

‘I can sit in a meeting and hear roosters’
Sweden

‘I can sit in a meeting and hear roosters’

Employees feel workloads ‘out of control’
Germany

Employees feel workloads ‘out of control’

Artist rides on back of Dala horse success
Sweden

Artist rides on back of Dala horse success

Women lose out as gender pay gap widens
Spain

Women lose out as gender pay gap widens

‘It’s queso manchego that has kept me here’
Spain

‘It’s queso manchego that has kept me here’

‘Swedes have a different kind of creativity’
Sweden

‘Swedes have a different kind of creativity’

Ten phrases you’ll only hear if you work in an office in Spain
Spain

Ten phrases you’ll only hear if you work in an office in Spain

‘In Spain I found a new and  marvellous energy’
Spain

‘In Spain I found a new and marvellous energy’

‘It’s my duty to give back and help others’
Sweden

‘It’s my duty to give back and help others’

‘There is joy in learning something new yourself’
Spain

‘There is joy in learning something new yourself’

Tech, drums and a passion for fashion
Sweden

Tech, drums and a passion for fashion

Life in Austria is ‘great songwriting material’
Austria

Life in Austria is ‘great songwriting material’

‘The art scene in Sweden is less competitive’
Sweden

‘The art scene in Sweden is less competitive’

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Spain

‘Make every venture reach its full potential’

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Sweden

‘Australian sport helped me settle in Sweden’

Meet the man snapping Stockholm’s subway
Sweden

Meet the man snapping Stockholm’s subway

Working in Germany: How is the pandemic affecting jobs?
Germany

Working in Germany: How is the pandemic affecting jobs?

‘The Austrian music scene inspired me’
Austria

‘The Austrian music scene inspired me’

‘I met my Swedish man in Tokyo’s first Ikea store’
Sweden

‘I met my Swedish man in Tokyo’s first Ikea store’

‘Snowboarding drew me to work in chilly Sweden’
Sweden

‘Snowboarding drew me to work in chilly Sweden’

Syrian asylum seeker hosts Swedish start-ups
Sweden

Syrian asylum seeker hosts Swedish start-ups

Expat pianist seeks key to Sweden’s music scene
Sweden

Expat pianist seeks key to Sweden’s music scene

Introducing The Local’s job advice column
Denmark

Introducing The Local’s job advice column

‘Creating community is key to my business’
Austria

‘Creating community is key to my business’

Foreign students scrub their way to success
Sweden

Foreign students scrub their way to success

‘Painting is a way of discovering myself’
Austria

‘Painting is a way of discovering myself’

‘I’m spreading Japan’s ‘cute’ culture in Sweden’
Sweden

‘I’m spreading Japan’s ‘cute’ culture in Sweden’

Austria’s largest career fair opens on Thursday
Austria

Austria’s largest career fair opens on Thursday

Life in Austria gives you ‘different outlook’
Austria

Life in Austria gives you ‘different outlook’

‘Vienna’s public transport is amazing!’
Austria

‘Vienna’s public transport is amazing!’

‘Spain is getting taste for foreign food’
Spain

‘Spain is getting taste for foreign food’

Young Serbian shouts for students in Sweden
Sweden

Young Serbian shouts for students in Sweden

One in four Swedes work at growing companies
Sweden

One in four Swedes work at growing companies

US woman starts up Swedish toy store online
Sweden

US woman starts up Swedish toy store online

Five golden rules for a Swedish job interview
Sweden

Five golden rules for a Swedish job interview

Sweden is ‘perfect fit’ for French fashionista
Sweden

Sweden is ‘perfect fit’ for French fashionista

‘Accept that you’re not doing this for the money’
Italy

‘Accept that you’re not doing this for the money’

Eight dos and don’ts for a perfect Spanish CV
Spain

Eight dos and don’ts for a perfect Spanish CV

Plucked out of Canada for love and guitars
Sweden

Plucked out of Canada for love and guitars

‘I chose Italy because I know the culture’
Italy

‘I chose Italy because I know the culture’

How I became a surf blogger in Sweden
Sweden

How I became a surf blogger in Sweden

Italian companies see jump in hiring prospects
Italy

Italian companies see jump in hiring prospects

‘A love of learning was vital’
Austria

‘A love of learning was vital’

Office slang: Top ten Spanish expressions
Spain

Office slang: Top ten Spanish expressions

‘German bosses need to praise more’
Germany

‘German bosses need to praise more’

‘You’re just trying to get a sentence out’
Austria

‘You’re just trying to get a sentence out’

Five golden rules for the Swedish job hunt
Sweden

Five golden rules for the Swedish job hunt

‘How I came to run my own business in Sweden’
Sweden

‘How I came to run my own business in Sweden’

‘Madrid has a lot to offer to culture workers’
Spain

‘Madrid has a lot to offer to culture workers’

The Swedish mentor (and why you may need one)
Sweden

The Swedish mentor (and why you may need one)

‘No one speak English to him!’
Austria

‘No one speak English to him!’

Denmark to do away with forced retirement
Denmark

Denmark to do away with forced retirement

‘I came for a boy and stayed for the lifestyle’
Austria

‘I came for a boy and stayed for the lifestyle’

American teams up with Swede to beat cancer
Sweden

American teams up with Swede to beat cancer

‘Sometimes the hardest thing to do is ask’
Austria

‘Sometimes the hardest thing to do is ask’

Hope springs eternal for expat pet shop owner
Sweden

Hope springs eternal for expat pet shop owner

‘Studying to be a priest requires determination’
Italy

‘Studying to be a priest requires determination’

The student dream? Make me a bureaucrat
Germany

The student dream? Make me a bureaucrat

Five golden rules for job applications in Sweden
Sweden

Five golden rules for job applications in Sweden

‘Bureaucracy in Italy is a nightmare’
Italy

‘Bureaucracy in Italy is a nightmare’

‘There is misogyny in the Italian wine industry’
Italy

‘There is misogyny in the Italian wine industry’

‘I used to like change. But I’ve changed.’
Austria

‘I used to like change. But I’ve changed.’

‘Just go to every bar and ask for a job’
Austria

‘Just go to every bar and ask for a job’

‘Spain’s Pyrenees are a must for trail runners’
Spain

‘Spain’s Pyrenees are a must for trail runners’

‘Love brought me to Austria’
Austria

‘Love brought me to Austria’

Swedish court decision set to ease work permit headache for border commuters
Sweden

Swedish court decision set to ease work permit headache for border commuters

‘We saw a gap in the market in Italy’
Italy

‘We saw a gap in the market in Italy’

Top ten jobs that only exist in Italy
Italy

Top ten jobs that only exist in Italy

‘Spain could be a world leader in solar power’
Spain

‘Spain could be a world leader in solar power’

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’
Italy

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’

French meetings: Eight things you need to know
France

French meetings: Eight things you need to know

Ten tips for working as a freelancer in France
France

Ten tips for working as a freelancer in France

Breaking Beer: Science writer to Swedish brewer
Sweden

Breaking Beer: Science writer to Swedish brewer

Top Ten: Dream jobs in France for expats
France

Top Ten: Dream jobs in France for expats

Resigning with grace from your Swedish job
Sweden

Resigning with grace from your Swedish job

Afterwork, teambuilding, and making friends
Sweden

Afterwork, teambuilding, and making friends

Guide to dealing with your Swedish boss
Sweden

Guide to dealing with your Swedish boss

Tech speak in the Swedish workplace
Sweden

Tech speak in the Swedish workplace

Learn vital phrases for the Swedish workplace
Sweden

Learn vital phrases for the Swedish workplace

Swedish rent-a-desk can help save expat lives
Sweden

Swedish rent-a-desk can help save expat lives

‘The crisis is forcing people to be creative’
Spain

‘The crisis is forcing people to be creative’

Big Steve brings northern Sweden to YouTube
Sweden

Big Steve brings northern Sweden to YouTube

‘Rules are the best and worst part of life here’
Germany

‘Rules are the best and worst part of life here’

Internships in Italy: All you need to know
Italy

Internships in Italy: All you need to know

Why young foreigners choose Germany
Germany

Why young foreigners choose Germany

5,300 joined race for Ferrari internships
Italy

5,300 joined race for Ferrari internships

German parental leave – your guide
Germany

German parental leave – your guide

‘Competition in Italy for translation work is fierce’
Italy

‘Competition in Italy for translation work is fierce’

Frenchman lands job thanks to billboard CV
France

Frenchman lands job thanks to billboard CV

Six top tips for job seekers in Germany
Germany

Six top tips for job seekers in Germany

‘Both the food and the people are outstanding’
Italy

‘Both the food and the people are outstanding’

‘Speaking the dialect made me a lot of friends’
Italy

‘Speaking the dialect made me a lot of friends’

Choreographing a Swedish career move
Sweden

Choreographing a Swedish career move

‘One should never create art to make money’
Italy

‘One should never create art to make money’

Meet France’s fastest moving English teacher
France

Meet France’s fastest moving English teacher

Six top tips for interns in Germany
Germany

Six top tips for interns in Germany

Six tips for Italian business etiquette
Italy

Six tips for Italian business etiquette

Nine helpful hints to adjust to life in Sweden
Sweden

Nine helpful hints to adjust to life in Sweden

No joke! US expat makes Swiss living from laughs
Switzerland

No joke! US expat makes Swiss living from laughs

Swedish boardrooms ‘full of clones’: report
Sweden

Swedish boardrooms ‘full of clones’: report

‘Stockholm is the tech world’s hidden nightclub’
Sweden

‘Stockholm is the tech world’s hidden nightclub’

How can American citizens work in Italy?
Italy

How can American citizens work in Italy?

Is the Swedish Model the fairest of them all?
Sweden

Is the Swedish Model the fairest of them all?

Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Spain
Spain

Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Spain

More young Italians create their own jobs
Italy

More young Italians create their own jobs

How one man took the roundabout way to his Swedish career goal
Sweden

How one man took the roundabout way to his Swedish career goal

France set to beef up protection of interns
France

France set to beef up protection of interns

Seven tips for snagging a job at Sweden’s most attractive companies
Sweden

Seven tips for snagging a job at Sweden’s most attractive companies

‘Making mistakes is the only way to learn’
Spain

‘Making mistakes is the only way to learn’

French recruiters seek expats at Paris job fair
France

French recruiters seek expats at Paris job fair

‘Taxes in Italy are on a par with Sweden’
Italy

‘Taxes in Italy are on a par with Sweden’

500 queue for three shop assistant jobs in Genoa
Italy

500 queue for three shop assistant jobs in Genoa

‘This is the perfect time to teach English in Spain’
Spain

‘This is the perfect time to teach English in Spain’

From diapers to diamonds: Confessions of a Stockholm ‘manny’
Sweden

From diapers to diamonds: Confessions of a Stockholm ‘manny’

‘It’s easy to start a business in France’
France

‘It’s easy to start a business in France’

Top tips: how to become a barista
Italy

Top tips: how to become a barista

‘We are a team despite national differences’
Germany

‘We are a team despite national differences’

Eighty percent of Germans apply for jobs online
Germany

Eighty percent of Germans apply for jobs online

‘My friends call me travelling x-ray salesman’
Germany

‘My friends call me travelling x-ray salesman’

‘Germany has a very good work culture’
Germany

‘Germany has a very good work culture’

‘First and foremost, read the regulations!’
Germany

‘First and foremost, read the regulations!’

‘Germany is the Mecca of the car industry’
Germany

‘Germany is the Mecca of the car industry’

‘It’s important to master German subtleties’
Germany

‘It’s important to master German subtleties’

Ten tips for German business etiquette
Germany

Ten tips for German business etiquette

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’
Germany

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’

‘I had to work very hard at integrating myself’
Germany

‘I had to work very hard at integrating myself’

‘Not being German was a big plus in my case’
Germany

‘Not being German was a big plus in my case’

Mastering Germany’s foreign credential maze
Germany

Mastering Germany’s foreign credential maze

‘Germans care about good work-life balance’
Germany

‘Germans care about good work-life balance’

‘Don’t act German or conform to German ways’
Germany

‘Don’t act German or conform to German ways’

Finding company when you’re a freelancer
Germany

Finding company when you’re a freelancer

Navigating the pitfalls of job etiquette
Germany

Navigating the pitfalls of job etiquette

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Germany

Glass ceiling means diplomacy is still a man’s world

Higher educated workers more insecure: study
Sweden

Higher educated workers more insecure: study

Post-it wars spread to Swedish offices
Sweden

Post-it wars spread to Swedish offices

‘Careerism has left a society in discontent’
Sweden

‘Careerism has left a society in discontent’

Sweden: hard at work or hardly working?
Sweden

Sweden: hard at work or hardly working?

Swedes should work until they’re 75: Reinfeldt
Sweden

Swedes should work until they’re 75: Reinfeldt

Sweden ‘at risk’ of losing global battle for talent
Sweden

Sweden ‘at risk’ of losing global battle for talent

Seven key facts about Swedish job insurance
Sweden

Seven key facts about Swedish job insurance

‘I decided I had to chase down a job myself’
Sweden

‘I decided I had to chase down a job myself’

Quick tips for writing the perfect Swedish CV
Sweden

Quick tips for writing the perfect Swedish CV

‘Don’t be a know-it-all when you’re networking’
Sweden

‘Don’t be a know-it-all when you’re networking’

‘Be cool! Remember that Swedes admire humility’
Sweden

‘Be cool! Remember that Swedes admire humility’

‘We wanted to do good, have fun, make money’
Sweden

‘We wanted to do good, have fun, make money’

‘Be employable and ready to work damn hard’
Sweden

‘Be employable and ready to work damn hard’

Student job-seeking tips: ‘just go out and ask’
Sweden

Student job-seeking tips: ‘just go out and ask’

‘If you’ve got a unique idea – just go for it’
Sweden

‘If you’ve got a unique idea – just go for it’

‘Sweden saved my career from Spain’s meltdown’
Sweden

‘Sweden saved my career from Spain’s meltdown’

Ten tips for the perfect Swedish cover letter
Sweden

Ten tips for the perfect Swedish cover letter

UK’s ‘humble gardener’ sows Swedish TV career
Sweden

UK’s ‘humble gardener’ sows Swedish TV career

Top ten tips for Swedish business etiquette
Sweden

Top ten tips for Swedish business etiquette

The British barber a cut above the rest
Sweden

The British barber a cut above the rest

Top ten tips for earning a higher salary in Sweden
Sweden

Top ten tips for earning a higher salary in Sweden

My Swedish Career – Archive
Sweden

My Swedish Career – Archive

The ‘absolute truth’ about tacos in Stockholm
Sweden

The ‘absolute truth’ about tacos in Stockholm

A jobless grad’s road to a Swedish IT giant
Sweden

A jobless grad’s road to a Swedish IT giant

Six job-hunting tips for foreign grads in Sweden
Sweden

Six job-hunting tips for foreign grads in Sweden

How an American rose to be a top Swedish lobbyist
Sweden

How an American rose to be a top Swedish lobbyist

Ten commandments for a Swedish internship
Sweden

Ten commandments for a Swedish internship

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas
Sweden

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas

How to succeed as a professional in Sweden
Sweden

How to succeed as a professional in Sweden

How to beat the post-holiday work blues
Sweden

How to beat the post-holiday work blues

The dos and don’ts of Swedish work wear
Sweden

The dos and don’ts of Swedish work wear

‘Tech-savvy Swedes still love postcards’
Sweden

‘Tech-savvy Swedes still love postcards’

Bright ideas help expats crack holiday market
France

Bright ideas help expats crack holiday market

Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Italy
Italy

Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Italy

‘The Italian lifestyle compensates for money’
Italy

‘The Italian lifestyle compensates for money’

‘The French are looking to see how we do things’
France

‘The French are looking to see how we do things’

‘Some days I think my funeral idea is crazy’
Spain

‘Some days I think my funeral idea is crazy’

The good and the bad of internships in France
France

The good and the bad of internships in France

‘Our students don’t live in an expat bubble’
Spain

‘Our students don’t live in an expat bubble’

‘You need patience and perseverance’
Italy

‘You need patience and perseverance’

US writer sets thriller in Zurich – then moves there
Switzerland

US writer sets thriller in Zurich – then moves there

‘Think hard before going self-employed in Spain’
Spain

‘Think hard before going self-employed in Spain’

‘It can be very tricky to get a work permit’
Italy

‘It can be very tricky to get a work permit’

Top tips: Working at an expat bar in France
France

Top tips: Working at an expat bar in France

‘Living in Italy is not like a movie’
Italy

‘Living in Italy is not like a movie’

Expat financier cooks up vegan recipe book
Switzerland

Expat financier cooks up vegan recipe book

‘Starting a business in France? Think it through’
France

‘Starting a business in France? Think it through’

Ten tips for the perfect Italian CV
Italy

Ten tips for the perfect Italian CV

Vital tips for a successful a job interview in France
France

Vital tips for a successful a job interview in France

Are start-ups the key to Italy’s future?
Italy

Are start-ups the key to Italy’s future?

‘Some French academics are resistant to change’
France

‘Some French academics are resistant to change’

‘Italians prefer to do business face to face’
Italy

‘Italians prefer to do business face to face’

‘Don’t wait for work to fall from the sky’
Italy

‘Don’t wait for work to fall from the sky’

The pitfalls of France’s auto-entrepreneur status
France

The pitfalls of France’s auto-entrepreneur status

‘Switzerland is extremely entrepreneur-friendly’
Switzerland

‘Switzerland is extremely entrepreneur-friendly’

‘Two-hour lunch break? That’s ridiculous!’
Spain

‘Two-hour lunch break? That’s ridiculous!’

‘Teaching in France is a great foot in the door’
France

‘Teaching in France is a great foot in the door’

How to survive and thrive as an artist in Paris
France

How to survive and thrive as an artist in Paris

‘It’s less about money, more about lifestyle’
Italy

‘It’s less about money, more about lifestyle’

‘It’s risky starting out in France as a freelancer’
France

‘It’s risky starting out in France as a freelancer’

UK cheese seller’s charm melts Swiss hearts
Switzerland

UK cheese seller’s charm melts Swiss hearts

How to create a spot-on Spanish CV
Spain

How to create a spot-on Spanish CV

‘Paris is where it all happens, suck it and see’
France

‘Paris is where it all happens, suck it and see’

‘Nearshoring is a win-win situation for everyone’
Spain

‘Nearshoring is a win-win situation for everyone’

Expat hones twin artistic passions in Lucerne
Switzerland

Expat hones twin artistic passions in Lucerne

Top tips for teaching English in France
France

Top tips for teaching English in France

Alumni group aids British graduates in Spain
Spain

Alumni group aids British graduates in Spain

‘It’s tough for women to meet men in Geneva’
Switzerland

‘It’s tough for women to meet men in Geneva’

Moving on up: From Paris pubs to the OECD
France

Moving on up: From Paris pubs to the OECD

‘The whole mañana mañana attitude is over’
Spain

‘The whole mañana mañana attitude is over’

Spain’s most respected and least loved jobs
Spain

Spain’s most respected and least loved jobs

‘Regulations are a burden everywhere you go’
Spain

‘Regulations are a burden everywhere you go’

‘Spanish bureaucracy moves very slowly’
Spain

‘Spanish bureaucracy moves very slowly’

Ten tips on French business etiquette
France

Ten tips on French business etiquette

‘If you have a good job, life in Spain is great’
Spain

‘If you have a good job, life in Spain is great’

Top Tips for landing a job in Spain
Spain

Top Tips for landing a job in Spain

‘If you move to Paris on a whim, be prepared’
France

‘If you move to Paris on a whim, be prepared’

In-depth: Are French workers actually lazy?
France

In-depth: Are French workers actually lazy?

‘Mumpreneurs’ promotes women in business
Switzerland

‘Mumpreneurs’ promotes women in business

‘To start a venture in France, just be brave’
France

‘To start a venture in France, just be brave’

‘The language does not have to be a barrier’
France

‘The language does not have to be a barrier’

German government set to introduce permanent ‘right to work from home’
Germany

German government set to introduce permanent ‘right to work from home’

How has your work or small business in Germany been impacted by the coronavirus crisis?
Germany

How has your work or small business in Germany been impacted by the coronavirus crisis?

Coronavirus: Germany plans €40 billion ‘rescue package’ for freelancers and small businesses
Germany

Coronavirus: Germany plans €40 billion ‘rescue package’ for freelancers and small businesses

Integration in Germany: Half of refugees ‘find jobs within five years’
Germany

Integration in Germany: Half of refugees ‘find jobs within five years’

What NOT to do when you’re freelancing in Germany
Germany

What NOT to do when you’re freelancing in Germany

One in three people in Germany ‘will have migrant background in 20 years’
Germany

One in three people in Germany ‘will have migrant background in 20 years’

Is this charming region Germany’s best-kept secret?
Germany

Is this charming region Germany’s best-kept secret?

What Germany’s new controversial immigration laws mean for foreign workers
Germany

What Germany’s new controversial immigration laws mean for foreign workers

‘Historic day’ as Germany takes step forward in relaxing rules for foreign workers
Germany

‘Historic day’ as Germany takes step forward in relaxing rules for foreign workers

‘Sweden is the perfect country for me – and for lots of people’
Sweden

‘Sweden is the perfect country for me – and for lots of people’

Germany rejected 27,000 foreigners’ job offers last year: report
Germany

Germany rejected 27,000 foreigners’ job offers last year: report

Swedish PM seeks to cut inflow of foreign workers
Sweden

Swedish PM seeks to cut inflow of foreign workers

‘Sweden still has a problem when it comes to cutting down on food waste’
Sweden

‘Sweden still has a problem when it comes to cutting down on food waste’

‘We want people to realize it’s okay to think outside the box’
Sweden

‘We want people to realize it’s okay to think outside the box’

‘I wanted to do something different from everyone else’
Sweden

‘I wanted to do something different from everyone else’

‘My dream is to teach Swedes about Japanese food’
Sweden

‘My dream is to teach Swedes about Japanese food’

‘We’ve been riding the waves and are still afloat’
Italy

‘We’ve been riding the waves and are still afloat’

Chef job in Germany gets 800 Italian applications
Italy

Chef job in Germany gets 800 Italian applications

‘Decisions are made on instincts and emotions’
Italy

‘Decisions are made on instincts and emotions’

‘If you’re going to open a café, personalize it!’
Spain

‘If you’re going to open a café, personalize it!’

Germany launches new job creation drive
Germany

Germany launches new job creation drive

‘I’m in love with Paris, so give me my working visa’
France

‘I’m in love with Paris, so give me my working visa’